I upgraded to Lightroom Classic.. Now my catalog will not open!

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Oct 20, 2017 Oct 20, 2017

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I upgraded to Lightroom Classic.. Now my catalog will not open!

(The catalog could not be opened due to unexpected error)

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Adobe Community Professional , Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2017
Do you have tried to create a new catalog? Do you have one or more backups of your catalog? If yes, then try to open a backuped catalog.Take a look here also:Recover catalog and images after resetting preferences in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Another try is to deinstall Lightroom and reinstall it.Axel

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Adobe Employee ,
Oct 26, 2017 Oct 26, 2017

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Hi Juans,

Could you please let us know which operating system are you using?  

Regards,

Sahil

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Apr 10, 2021 Apr 10, 2021

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Mac os Catalina 

Version 10.15.7

 

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Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2017

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Do you have tried to create a new catalog? Do you have one or more backups of your catalog? If yes, then try to open a backuped catalog.

Take a look here also:

Recover catalog and images after resetting preferences in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Another try is to deinstall Lightroom and reinstall it.

Axel

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Apr 10, 2021 Apr 10, 2021

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Back ups are too old.

Tried opening new catalogue/no success

 

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Apr 10, 2021 Apr 10, 2021

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Lightroom Classic won't even open now to say catalogue won't open.

 

Screen comes up  with mountain scene for Lightroom and it freezes.

 

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Apr 11, 2021 Apr 11, 2021

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Lightroom Classic won't even open now to say catalogue won't open.

 

Screen comes up  with mountain scene for Lightroom and it freezes.

 


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Start a new thread, and provide details, such as all of this:

 

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Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2017

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Hi,

I have the same issue ! Catalogs don't open randomly or have to be repaired and the repair fails most of the time !!!

OS is Windows 10.

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