Lightroom: Creative Cloud app doesn't remember Lightroom is installed

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Mt CC application doesn't recognise that I have Lightroom installed on my system. It was previously installed from the CC app but now it's not listed as an installed app. There is an update available (to v5.7) but I cannot install it.

How do I make CC recognise that Lightroom has been installed from it.
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Official Response
Lightroom 5 uses a different install technology. Each update replaces the entire product, so it will say Install whether it's an update or a new install.

Go ahead and click [Install] to update to 5.7.

We hope to make this experience better with the next version of the product.