LRC external editing software suddenly stopped working

Explorer ,
Apr 03, 2022 Apr 03, 2022

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I use various external editors with in lightroom including photoshop cc all of a sudden, they all stopped working including photoshop and when i choose an editor with in lightroom lightroom freezes and have to go through task manager to exit lightroom.

Im still running on windows 10

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Explorer , Apr 05, 2022 Apr 05, 2022

i  did reset my preferences and so far it seems to be working thank you...

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Apr 03, 2022 Apr 03, 2022

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First step is to reset LrC preferences file as detailed in the below article. Place a copy of the current Preferences file on your desktop so it can be easily restored if the issue persists.

https://www.lightroomqueen.com/how-do-i-reset-lightrooms-preferences/

 

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Apr 05, 2022 Apr 05, 2022

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I have tried this but, the problem is persisting.  Edit in Photoshop is greyed out.

 

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i  did reset my preferences and so far it seems to be working thank you...

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Apr 03, 2022 Apr 03, 2022

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Are the Menu links for 'Edit in External Editors' greyed out?

 

 

Regards. My System: Lr-Classic 11.5 Photoshop 23.5.1, ACR 14.5, Lightroom 5.5, Lr-iOS 7.0.2, Bridge 12.0.3, Windows-10.

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no im able to click on the links but nothing happens and it freezes up lightroom have to go threw task mananger to exit lightroom

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