When I try to import into Lightroom 5.7, the import dialog defaults to Copy as DNG:

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I never want to convert anything to DNG. How do I disable this? I looked in Lightroom preferences and Catalog settings, and I see no option.

The dialog doesn't seem to remember the last option, either.

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Create an import preset with the settings you want. Once you create and use a preset, the Import window will default to it the next time you open it.

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