Creating a contact sheet in lightroom

New Here ,
Mar 28, 2020 Mar 28, 2020

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I've been trying to creat a contact sheet in Lightroom but I don't see how. A lot of the buttons like library and print are not showing up on my computer. Has anyone encountered this issue and how do I accoplish making a contact sheet?

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Community Expert , Mar 28, 2020 Mar 28, 2020

Lightroom v3.2 (the Cloud based version) does not have 'Print' options. You will need other software to create a contact sheet with photos you export.

 

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Mar 28, 2020 Mar 28, 2020

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Lightroom v3.2 (the Cloud based version) does not have 'Print' options. You will need other software to create a contact sheet with photos you export.

 

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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New Here ,
Jan 16, 2021 Jan 16, 2021

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Unfortunately, I am having the same issue with LR Classic after the new updates!  I can't show exposire settings in my contact sheet!  I am so frustrated!  What happened??

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Jan 16, 2021 Jan 16, 2021

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Nothing "happened". It is still possible IN LIGHTROOM-CLASSIC. you just need to create a Preset in the 'Text Template Editor' to show in [Photo Info] using any metadata YOU want to show.

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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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New Here ,
Jul 10, 2021 Jul 10, 2021

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Hello,

 

Do you know how I can make a contact sheet using the photoshop for the iPad? Or any other app I can use on the ipad 

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Jul 10, 2021 Jul 10, 2021

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Sorry- I do not know. I do not have Photoshop on iPad to advise.

A Googly search mentions Apps that can create PDF 'contact sheets', but you would need to Export 'edited' images from Lightroom-mobile to use in another App.

 

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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New Here ,
Oct 30, 2020 Oct 30, 2020

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What a joke. Why was that feature removed?

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Oct 30, 2020 Oct 30, 2020

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That feature wasn't "removed", it's not yet been added to the Lightroom app. Perhaps you are thinking of Lightroom Classic, which still has the print options.

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Community Beginner ,
Jul 12, 2021 Jul 12, 2021

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It's absolutely insane that the app doesn't have such a basic function as 'print', still, a year later

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Aug 25, 2022 Aug 25, 2022

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reed, this software is useless if you cannot create a print or a contact sheet, time to unsubscribe

 

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Community Expert ,
Jul 12, 2021 Jul 12, 2021

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This forum is primarily User to User rather a means of communicating with Adobe. If reporting a bug, submitting a feature request or idea then best do so on the Lightroom Desktop feedback forum.

 

With regard to printing from within Lightroom Desktop, there is a thread on the feeddback forum that you can add your vote to https://feedback.photoshop.com/conversations/lightroom-desktop-cloudbased/lightroom-desktop-ability-...

 

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New Here ,
Oct 28, 2021 Oct 28, 2021

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I am using Lightroom version: 4.3 x64 [ 20210526-1005-d4527c2 ] (May 26 2021) - is that classic? I have no idea. Can I figure out how to create a contact sheet? Absolutely not. Any remedy welcome. 

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Oct 29, 2021 Oct 29, 2021

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I am using Lightroom version: 4.3 x64 [ 20210526-1005-d4527c2 ] (May 26 2021) - is that classic? I have no idea. Can I figure out how to create a contact sheet? Absolutely not. Any remedy welcome. 



 

No, that's not Lightroom Classic. Lightroom 4.3 (since updated to 5.0) is the desktop app which stores your image files in the cloud. It does not have a print function, so cannot be used to create contact sheets.

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Oct 29, 2021 Oct 29, 2021

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Thank-you Jim! That's super clear, even if it's not the outcome I was hoping for!

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