Troubleshooting Lightroom Presets

Why do my other presets disappear after I install Quick Clicks?
Lightroom can only access presets from one location at a time.  When you open the Preferences window and have the choice to check “Store presets with catalo...
Tue, 3 Dec, 2013 at 1:21 PM
The Quick Clicks Customizers from Section 5 of Quick Clicks are not changing my photo. Are they broken?
The Customizers are not broken.  They are designed for you to save your own favorite combinations of presets.  See the instructions that came with your downl...
Fri, 9 Nov, 2012 at 11:50 AM
My preset isn’t acting the way it should. How do I fix it?
It is relatively easy to override a preset without intending to.  This can happen if you right click and select “Update with Current Settings” without being...
Tue, 4 Jun, 2013 at 12:59 PM
My Lightroom presets do not work in LR4. How do I get the updated presets?
If you previously purchased presets for Lightroom 2 and 3, and subsequently upgraded to LR 4, we have provided a complimentary preset upgrade.  You can down...
Thu, 30 May, 2013 at 10:03 PM
Why do my photos “jump” when I apply some presets?
Our presets use Lens Correction, which corrects the distortion created by certain lenses.  This correction identifies the lens you used and applies correctio...
Thu, 28 Jun, 2012 at 4:20 PM
Why do my photos look blown out after applying a preset?
If you applied a Raw preset to a JPG photo, your image is likely to appear over exposed and to have to much contrast.  Use the presets for your specific file...
Thu, 28 Jun, 2012 at 4:20 PM
When I first load my photos into Lightroom, they look wonderful for just a second and then it changes. What’s happening?
If you shoot in Raw, the first time you see an image in Lightroom it will briefly show you the rendered version of the photo.  This is what you see on camera...
Sat, 24 Nov, 2012 at 5:28 PM
How do I mask areas of a photo that I’ve applied a preset to?
Masking is not available in Lightroom.  However, you can use the Local Adjustment Brush tool to make certain adjustments that might override settings applied...
Thu, 28 Jun, 2012 at 4:23 PM
How do you make adjustments to presets?
You can adjust the various settings that go into a preset by using the individual sliders on the right side of your workspace in Lightroom.
Sat, 3 Nov, 2012 at 6:08 PM
How can I adjust the opacity (or strength) of a preset?
You can create snapshots of your image from before and after your preset is applied, export them to Photoshop, and adjust the opacity there.  See our Lightr...
Wed, 1 Jan, 2014 at 3:58 PM