Lightroom 6: Just installed, when editing photos the main photo just shows the before image

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When attempting to edit photos in Lightroom 6 the image in the main window does not update, only the small image in the navigator window changes. Also when I try it with the side by side views for before and after the views in the main window all look the same, and again only the navigator images changes.
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Julie Richards

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Johan Elzenga, Champion

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Try the following. Go to Preferences - Performance and turn off GPU acceleration.
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Julie Richards

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Thanks, that fixed it.
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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If that fixed it, updating the graphics driver or changing your settings if you have two GPUs could fix it: https://helpx.adobe.com/lightroom/kb/lightroom-gpu-faq.html