In LR 3, I have quite a few files where I run into this after following the "original file could not be found" dialog. I'm confused about what's going on here. More important, how do I figure out what to delete?
You often run into this problem when you move files and folders around OUTSIDE of lightroom. this tutorial explains lightrooms file management:
all moving of files need to be made inside of lightroom. here is how to find the files and reconnect them to lightroom:
i dont know what files you want to delete, if you would like the files to match what is in your lightroom, you want to SYNC your folders.
When you synchronize folders, you have the option of adding files that have been added to the folder but not imported into the catalog, removing files that have been deleted, and scanning for metadata updates. The photo files in the folder and all subfolders can be synchronized. You can determine which folders, subfolders, and files are imported.
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