More information, please, Scott.
Are you deleting your photos? And why?
Lightroom or Lightroom-Classic?
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Adobe product and Version number.
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Operating system and Version number
Screenshots of the problem.
Regards. My System: Lr-Classic 12.3 Photoshop 24.5, ACR 15.3.1, Lightroom 6.3.1, Lr-iOS 8.0.8, Bridge 13.0.3, Windows-11.