Possible to stack raws and jpgs already in Organizer

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It would be nice to be able to stack raw and jpg files that are already in Organizer. I know that you can do this when importing from a camera or card reader. I just imported 2000+ jpgs and raws, and Organizer crashed before stacking the files. Deleting and reimporting the files is not an option, since I the risk deleting files imported earlier...
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Michel BRETECHER, Champion

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That won't happen if the files are already in the organizer. Version sets can only be created when the version is created. But that's an old question with a very simple solution: use stacks instead of version sets. You may use the feature to automatically suggest photo stacks.
On the other hand, the automatic stacking feature at import time has a big drawback: it chooses the raw file as the 'top of stack', which is not the preferred choice for an efficient workflow in the organizer.
I have stopped shooting both jpegs and raws, only raw.