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Aug 10, 2022 Aug 10, 2022

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Hi, I work all over Africa and for the most part in really remote locations without wifi, internet access or even cell signal. I will be in these situations for 3-6 months at a time. 

 

Is there a way I can still use LRC without having to be connected to the internet? It is impossible for me to edit my work otherwise and waiting for 6 months to edit my photos is not an option.

 

Is there anything that can be done besides using different software? 

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LEGEND ,
Aug 10, 2022 Aug 10, 2022

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According to this document, you get 30 days between subscription verification checks (which require internet connection), plus 99 days where you can still use the product offline.

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Aug 10, 2022 Aug 10, 2022

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If there is a chance that you are really without internet for up to 6 months, then I think Lightroom is not an option.

 

-- Johan W. Elzenga

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Aug 10, 2022 Aug 10, 2022

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Short of a satellite phone you'd use like a cell to tether and contact Adobe servers, as others have said, the best you'll get is 99 days after the last activation contact online.

Author “Color Management for Photographers" & "Photoshop CC Color Management/pluralsight"

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Note that if you have an annual subscription, you can use LR for 129 days without needing to connect online.  Here's what the help page says:johnrellis_0-1660588663182.png

 

 

 

 

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