Increasing the cache size for greater speed


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Increasing the cache size for greater speed

Here I want to share with you a few tips and tricks that will help you significantly improve Lightroom's performance. For starters, you want to be working with fast hard drives that have fast connections. You also want to have more RAM. If there is anything that Lightroom loves in regards to performance, it's RAM. So be sure to always upgrade that, or buy a system with a lot of RAM. The other things that we can do have to do with a few preferences, so let's go ahead and take a look at those. for starters, we're going to go to the Lightroom pulldown menu and then click on Catalog Settings.

Now, if speed is a priority, you definitely want to have this check box turned off. You do not want to automatically write changes into XMP. That will definitely slow down Lightroom. Now, if you're new to catalogs and new to this topic of catalog settings, it may be worthwhile to go back and watch one of those previous movies where we talked about catalogs. Yet that being said, if speed ...

Increasing the cache size for greater speed
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Increasing the cache size for greater speed provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Advanced Techniques

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