Lightroom Classic: Export images and still keep directory structure

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I know that this has been a requested feature for at least 6 years, but how hard can it be to allow Lightroom users to export a complete directory of images and still retain the existing directory structure. I store images from an event in subdirectories, such as Topshots, sponsor images, winning athletes etc. Lightroom makes me export each directory individually if I want to keep them separate. This seems so illogical and is such a time waster. I can't understand how the developers still haven't had a  massive 'lightbulb moment' about this.
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Chris Hitchcock

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Thanks for the suggestion. We'll discuss on it.
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Victoria Bampton - Lightroom Queen, Champion

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Just in case you're not already aware of them, there are a few plug-ins out there that can help. LR/TreeExporter springs to mind, but there's a few variations.
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Assaf Frank

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Yes and I use it.
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Chris Hitchcock

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Thanks Victoria
I use TreeExpoter already, but find it very clumsy, and would prefer an in-house solution.
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The same here, I use TreeExporter but would mach prefer a native solution in Lightroom.