I have installed 5.3 update. I can see my photos but cannot edit any of them as LR says it cannot find the folder

  • 1
  • Problem
  • Updated 6 years ago
I am using Windows 8.1. LR 5.3 library shows my pictures but when I move to Develop it says "the folder could not be found"
Photo of Stephen Brooks

Stephen Brooks

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes
  • angry and frustrated as I do not have time for this.

Posted 6 years ago

  • 1
Photo of Becky Sowada

Becky Sowada, Adobe Employee

  • 510 Posts
  • 107 Reply Likes
Are your photos stored on an external drive? if so, check the drive's connection. The library can show photos if it has a preview, which means the photo doesn't necessarily need to be accessible to Lightroom. Develop, however, renders the photo on its own, so needs access to the photo, unless you have a smart preview.