Access Photoshop layer comp in Lightroom

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Enable accessing Photoshop layer comps in Lightroom.
Something similar to virtual copies where one can select to show one or more layer comps created in Photoshop for the same psd file.

This can be very useful, e.g. when creating multiple version, in PS, for a file and presenting them all to a client.

I created an actions which exports all layer comps to jpeg but accessing them in LR will make it much easier to see and export.
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Yes! There are often situations where an image might need 2 or 3 different hair or eye colors that require photoshop, but then export presets and virtual copies of different crops in Lightroom.
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My suspicion is that this would require regenerating the full size preview in the PSD/TIF file, which would require LR to automate PS or include large amounts of its code in LR. For a feature as little-used as layer comps, I doubt it would have widespread use.

It might be better to ask for LR to have the ability to run PS actions.