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Sun, May 15, 2016 12:51 PM

Nikon D610 Raw DNG Converter

Recently had to re install Elements 12 as it stopped working now when I try to open RAW files from my D610 it won't open them, I have installed the DNG converter 8.3 which I beleive to be the right one and still no joy, says could not complete because.............etc etc which i thought was to do with the DNG converter HELP?

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Champion

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5 years ago

The DNG converter is not a raw plugin. It's a standalone program which is able to convert a whole folder of your NEF files to the DNG raw format that your Elements  12 can read and edit. First convert you NEFs, then open Elements 12 to work with the DNGs.

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5 years ago

Thanks for that, before I had the last issue and had to reinstall, I could open straight to elements with from raw and thought a couple of years back I had installed a plugin that did it in the software?

Champion

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What is the ACR plugin version in your Elements 12.?
Did you use the menu Help >> Update.
That should have installed the the 8.3 or 8.5 plugin needed for your camera (depending on your OS).
https://helpx.adobe.com/camera-raw/kb/camera-raw-compatible-applications.html#main_Note_5
Check the installed ACR version in the menu Help >> About plugins.

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Your a genius problem solved thank you kindly Michel Bretecher.