5 Replies Latest reply on Aug 21, 2014 6:23 AM by trshaner

    Windows 8.1 Recovery run after power cut & failure to start. PC back up and running but LR "Unexpected Error opening catalogue" is as far as I get.

    Triplexbee2

      Hi, I had a search about for a solution but failed. Apologies in advance if it has been addressed already. I should add, I am semi proficient with the PC but apart from image tweaks have never really got my head around LR's cataloguing mechanics (cause of the issue anyone)

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      Any way, I back up every time LR asks and have a folder full of them, so I thought it would be as simple as just clicking on a backup from before the Windows recovery was run and we would be up and running again.

       

      So I go to my LR folder/ backups/  select a backup and then get this dialogue box for a short while.

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      Followed by

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      Now I am out of my depth. Click cancel. Presented with.

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      Followed by.

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      Joy of joys.

       

      Fingers crossed I am just being a tard and the solution is simple. Please help and if I have missed any info you need please ask.

       

      Thanks,

      Matt.