Lightrooom cannot open

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Nov 09, 2020

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When do I have to run Lightroom Classic as adminastrator in order for it to open? If I double click on the icon I get the error message, "Lightroom needs to be able temporary files in order to operate"

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LEGEND ,
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This is probably because something that Lightroom needs has been put in (or points to) a folder where you don't have write access.

 

Please provide the exact complete unedited word-for-word error message.

 

Please provide the following basic information:

 

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Lightroom Classic 10.0  Camera Raw 13.0

Windows 10

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LEGEND ,
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Your screen capture is too small, I can't read the words.

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LR Error.jpg

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LEGEND ,
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Show us a screen capture of the permissions on this folder.

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LR Error 2.jpg

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LEGEND ,
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What are the permissions if you select Patrick in the permissions dialog box?

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Permissions are all the same in Patrick and in System

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LEGEND ,
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Ok, then I am stumped. 😞

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OK, Thank you for trying.

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Please show us the permissions for user Patrik to the Temp folder in a screenshot.

What happens when you try to create a folder in the appropriate Temp folder?

 

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No problem creating anew folder in theTemp folder, In this screen shot the tick marks are black, while in the previous shot the tick marks are greyed out.LR Error 3.jpg

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