Moving Your Classic Catalog to a Different Drive
Jan09

Moving Your Classic Catalog to a Different Drive

Last week I wrote about how to point the Lightroom Classic catalog to a new drive for your photos, and someone asked about moving the catalog and previews too. I thought that would make a great post for this week. Thanks, Stephanie! Now, don’t go moving your catalog around just for fun. This would only be if you had a pressing need, such as you need to replace the drive it is currently on, or maybe you had the catalog on an...

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Pointing Lightroom Classic to a New Drive
Jan02

Pointing Lightroom Classic to a New Drive

Happy New Year! Best wishes to all for a healthy and successful 2019. I’ve really enjoyed sharing Lightroom tips with you throughout 2018, and hope you find them helpful in the coming year as well. This next tip ranks among the top issues I get asked about on the KelbyOne Help Desk. There comes a time in every photographer’s life when you need to move photos to a new drive (for some, this happens on a regular basis). This...

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Want Lightroom Classic to Run Faster? Turn Off Syncing
Dec10

Want Lightroom Classic to Run Faster? Turn Off Syncing

Want Lightroom to run faster? Here’s a tip that will help 🙂

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It’s ‘Pitch Your Outdated Backup Catalogs” Monday!
Sep17

It’s ‘Pitch Your Outdated Backup Catalogs” Monday!

Happy Monday, everybody! Just a quickie today, but it’s kinda important — especially if you’re working on a laptop or a desktop computer where you’re constantly running out of free space. You see that dialog above — the one that appears when you quit Lightroom, asking you if you want to make a backup copy of your catalog? Each time you see it, it asks you to make a COPY of your entire catalog. Each time you hit that ‘Back up’ it makes...

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