Adobe Premiere Pro 15.1 update Custom Effects presets missing

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Apr 20, 2021 Apr 20, 2021

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I just updated to Premiere pro 15.1 and all of my custom effects presets are missing? Is there a way to recover these or do I have to start from scratch.

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Apr 29, 2021 Apr 29, 2021

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I had at least 3 folders of saved preset effects and they are gone after updating to 15.1 on a Windows 10 machine.  Not only that, but whatever was saved in those folders is gone.  For example, I had an effect called TEXT WIPE and it's gone, not even searchable in the Effects Search.

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Jun 04, 2021 Jun 04, 2021

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Same issue with updateing to 15.2

 

ADOBE, can you address this issue?  Seems like a simple fix, but then again I'm not the one doing it.

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Apr 29, 2021 Apr 29, 2021

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I solved this thanks to some diligent googling and info in this post:

https://community.adobe.com/t5/premiere-pro/custom-bin-in-effects-missing-in-premiere/m-p/10595119

Go to the Creative Cloud app, click All Apps, then click the 3 dots next to Premiere Pro.  Click Other Versions and roll back to the 15.0 version of Premiere Pro.

In Windows 10, I went to Documents > Adobe > Premiere Pro > 14.0 (the previous version that correctly had my Custom Effects Bins) > Profile-YOUR NAME

There's a file called "Effect Presets and Custom Items," copy this and go back to the Premiere Pro folder then click 15.0 > Profile-YOUR NAME and paste and replace your file here.  Re-open Premiere Pro and it should be there.  You may notice that the file you’re replacing is small (mine was 2 KB) and the Effects file from 14.0 is larger (910 KB).  Hope this helps!

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May 13, 2021 May 13, 2021

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Same Problem here!

You can also copy the folder from PrPro 14, so you have.

And than paste into the PrPro 15 folder.

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Dokuments/Adobe/Premiere Pro/14 or 15/Profile Username/Effects and Custom Items

My file size before copying in the PrPro 15 folder: 2 KB, and after copying: 3 MB !

 

R. Stephan

 

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Apr 30, 2021 Apr 30, 2021

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Yep. Me too. Rolling back to 15.0

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