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Lightroom 6.14 on Mac OS future versions

will.lewis2

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macOS 10.14 Mojave
I've just received an alert when opening Lightroom 6.14 advising that this app will not work with future Mac OS versions. Does anyone know if Adobe will update the perpetual versions to 64 bit architecture?
Thanks
Will
 
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Hi Will and welcome!

Lightroom 6.14 will run with Catalina as long as it's already installed and activated when you upgrade the OS. The Licensing part of the program is 32-bit and it's that that will not work (so you can't install from scratch as Apple made the decision to make Catalina 64-bit only)
 

teambergie

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Hi Will and welcome!

Lightroom 6.14 will run with Catalina as long as it's already installed and activated when you upgrade the OS. The Licensing part of the program is 32-bit and it's that that will not work (so you can't install from scratch as Apple made the decision to make Catalina 64-bit only)
So, my macbook (8years old) just died and if I buy a new one with Mojave, re-install LR6 (latest) will it run LR?
 
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So, my macbook (8years old) just died and if I buy a new one with Mojave, re-install LR6 (latest) will it run LR?
Yes. Assuming you have the license for LR6 or registered it with Adobe. But should you then install Catalina and then need to re-install LR6 you can't.
 
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