• Welcome to the Lightroom Queen Forums! We're a friendly bunch, so please feel free to register and join in the conversation. If you're not familiar with forums, you'll find step by step instructions on how to post your first thread under Help at the bottom of the page. You're also welcome to download our free Lightroom Quick Start eBooks and explore our other FAQ resources.
  • The August 2019 Lightroom updates are now available. Lightroom Classic includes advanced GPU support, batch HDR/pano merge and more. Lightroom (cloud-based service) has deleted photos on the desktop/mobile apps, as well as video support and batch metadata editing on Android. The Missing FAQ and Edit Like a Pro eBooks are already updated for the changes.
  • Stop struggling with Lightroom! There's no need to spend hours hunting for the answers to your Lightroom Classic questions. All the information you need is in Adobe Lightroom Classic - The Missing FAQ!

    To help you started, there's a series of easy tutorials to guide you through a simple workflow. As you grow in confidence, the book switches to a conversational FAQ format, so you can quickly find answers to advanced questions. And better still, the eBooks are updated for every release, so it's always up to date.

Sync Syncing 3 photos

Joined
Aug 26, 2017
Messages
7
Lightroom Experience
Intermediate
Lightroom Version
Lightroom Version
8.3.1
Operating System
macOS 10.13 High Sierra, macOS 10.14 Mojave
Sorry an old problem but starting to irritate me now. I have 3 photos that will not sync and for he love of me I cannot find them. Is there a way to delete the link to stop the sync process for these photos or does anyone have a simple way to track them down?
Regards and thanks
 
Joined
Sep 29, 2007
Messages
21,427
Location
Southampton, UK
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Cloud Service
Joined
Aug 26, 2017
Messages
7
Lightroom Experience
Intermediate
Lightroom Version
Thanks for the reply. Yes I have tried this possible solution and all of the Adobe products except Lightroom classic have sync correctly ie web, adobe Lightroom and my phone.
 
Joined
Sep 29, 2007
Messages
21,427
Location
Southampton, UK
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Cloud Service
Hi PDS, sorry I missed your reply. I'm assuming you've checked the local sync status in Preferences > Sync tab > Sync Activity section?

If that's still not doing the trick, I might reset the local cache and let Classic reset sync. To do so, you'd need to quit LR and delete /Users/[your username]/Library/Caches/Adobe/Lightroom/Sync Data/Sync.lrdata and the restart LR. It'll take a while to count all the way up and down again.
 

Mark Hunter

New Member
Joined
Oct 20, 2017
Messages
2
Lightroom Experience
Intermediate
Lightroom Version
Classic 7
Never had significant issues before but since the latest Classic update LR is stuck trying to sync any recently imported photos. Sync Preference just states that it is preparing to sync. I have tried rebuiding the sync data in preferences as well as resetting the local cache. Have logged in and out of my Adobe account on all of my linked devices as well as my laptop to no benefit.
Not sure what to try next.
 
Joined
Sep 29, 2007
Messages
21,427
Location
Southampton, UK
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Cloud Service
Is it trying to sync up or down Mark? You could try rolling back to 8.3.1, see if that fixes it.
 
Top