Move and Rename items Lightroom 4


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Moving and renaming items

You may run into a situation from time to time where the link between your catalog and some of the files or folders that you have imported into the Lightroom catalog breaks. In that case, you'll see a question mark on the affected thumbnails out here in the Image window and sometimes on folders in the Folders panels as well. In this movie I want to show you why that happens, how you can avoid it, and in the event that it does happen, how tofix it so you really don't have to worry about it, it is a fixable issue. Here's how it happens. You remember that Lightroom is a database which means that it doesn't really contain any photos, it just has records of photos with links out to those photos wherever they live.

That maybe on your computer or on an external drive. If you move files from where Lightroom thinks they live then the link will be broken so if you go out to your operating system and either move or rename a file then that would break the link. Or if you keep yo...

Moving and renaming items
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Moving and renaming items provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Up and Running with Lightroom 4

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Photography
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Lightroom
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