6 Replies Latest reply on Jan 31, 2016 7:24 AM by lenb18219916

    Unexpected error opening catalog. 3 solutions didn't work


      Unexpected error opening catalog


      This solutions (below) are useless. Reinstalling useless too



      Solution 1: Install the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable 2012


           Solution 2: Run Lightroom as an Administrator.

      1. Open the Program Files/Adobe/Adobe Lightroom folder.
      2. Right-click on the Lightroom.exe file.
      3. Choose Run as administrator.


           Solution 3: Change the permissions on your catalog's folder.

      1. Select the folder your catalog is in. By default, this is your Pictures/Lightroom folder.
      2. Right-click on that folder.
      3. Choose Properties > Security > Edit.
      4. Select your user name in the Group or user names section. and click Full Control under Permissions.
      5. Click Apply, then click OK out of all the dialog boxes.