Lightroom: How do I recover renamed files

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I renamed files i was working on in lightroom and now lightroom will not read the file . how do i fix this? is there anything i can do to get lightroom to read them.
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Bethany Sparks

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Alan Harper

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You haven't said enough that I really understand your problem (what do you mean "will not read the file?").

However, the first thing I would do is to (a) confirm that the files are where you think that they are, and then (b) Synchronize that folder (or those folders) in Lightroom.
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Just Shot Me

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How and where did you rename the files. Need more info from you about what you did and how you did it.
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Ken Rounds

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Not enough info. Did you rename them in Lr or Windows? Did you accidentally delete the file type (DNG, TIF, etc)