Just click on SELECT SOURCE on the top LH side of the screen and a folder list for DEVICE, FAVOURITES and MY COMPUTER will appear.
Please go to the Preferences in Lightroom
Click on the General Tab
Uncheck "Show Add Photos Screen"
Then Go to Presets Tab
Uncheck the " Apply Auto tone Adjustments"
Go to Performance tab
Uncheck the GPU
Restart the Lightroom.
Let us know if it helps.
And here I was expecting a row of icons in the centre of the interface, as per proudly broadcast demos from Adobe ...
Thanks BKKDon, that did of course do the trick.
Two of your options were unchecked already. I only have a 'Use Graphics Processor' option, which is checked (and I will leave it at that).
I am somewhat surprised you are asking everyone in sight to uncheck numerous (default) options just to get basics to work. Or am I missing something?
Just a standard response from Adobe employees without reading the question. Triggered by the words import and seeing the black screenshot.
This release of LR is a disaster to some.