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Opening NEF files on windows initially open fine but then change contrast

Anytime you open a raw file and look at it on your screen, you are not viewing "THE raw file." ¹ You are viewing one among a near-countless number of possible interpretations of the data in ...
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How do I tell my new Windows 10 PC to import images via SD card or card reader when I insert a card?

but I'd rather import them properly, rather than copy them, to retain the quality. I don't know the answer to the Windows part of this question, but there's a fundamental worry you have here that I ...
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Something is corrupting my jpegs. How can I trace what did this?

In general, you cannot determine which application last changed a file (whatever the file, image, spreadsheet...). You can have a clue that the file has been changed by an application because usually ...
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How to view .CR2 on windows 10 from 6D Mark II

There seems to be a new codec called Raw Image Extension in Microsoft Store that is based on the LibRaw project. I was prompted to download it when opening a RAW file created by 6D2. However, this ...
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How to view .CR2 on windows 10 from 6D Mark II

CR2 files are RAW files. They are not actually an image file, but rather the data about how much light each photosite collected. Without camera specific information, they can't be resolved to an ...
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Lightroom Classic displaying on wrong "second monitor" overnight

Seems I found the solution faster than expected, here are the steps: Virtually switched monitor [3] and [2] in Display Settings. Switched Lightroom's preview window to "windowed" mode. That way it ...
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How do I Include IPTC metadata for rights usage terms in a JPEG exported from Lightroom?

According to the article which qrk listed in the comments area the "Rights Usage Terms" property along with other properties may not be visible to all applications under Windows 10. I do ...
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CR2 files corrupted after moving from CF card

Is there any chance to fix the corrupted files? There might be a slim chance that would be very involved, but I wouldn't bet on success. It seems like you may be having issues with the hard drive in ...
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CR2 files corrupted after moving from CF card

Before using the card again, I would try to save any images that may be found on the card with a file recovery program.
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How can I install Camera Raw 15.2 for Adobe Photoshop CS6?

As Romeo's answer says, the newest Camera Raw is not compatible with your Photoshop version. An alternative solution is to download the Adobe DNG Convertor, see https://helpx.adobe.com/camera-raw/...
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How can I install Camera Raw 15.2 for Adobe Photoshop CS6?

According to this Adobe document the maximum compatible version of CameraRAW you can use with Photoshop CS6 is 9.1.1
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How do I tell my new Windows 10 PC to import images via SD card or card reader when I insert a card?

According to the answers.microsoft.com support question, How to import photos from SD card to Windows 10, Open Control Panel > Autoplay, where you can choose what happens when you insert a card ...
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Colour shift in photographs between applications? (profile included)

You have a wide-gamut display. Natively, it approximately covers AdobeRGB rather than the "international standard" sRGB. Having such a monitor is, in a sense, a liability: you must set up ...
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How do I Include IPTC metadata for rights usage terms in a JPEG exported from Lightroom?

Is there a way to get Lightroom to include the "Rights Usage Terms" attribute in the exported file under Windows 10? Lightroom is including that data. The problem is that Windows will not ...
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Why is the SD card from a D800 not readable under Windows 10?

The card must have used a partition table which the D800 couldn't read, since I tried now to format it using Rufus as MBR/FAT32 and the D800 can read it without issues.
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Why does a 16 bit depth photograph export as 48 bit depth?

Because the images are colour so they have 16 bits channel for red, 16 bits for green and 16 bits for blue. 16+16+16=48 About selling: first you should check the ...
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How to back-up photos on 2 external hard drives and retain photo creation date?

The standard copy operation in Windows preserve the filename attributes as file creation date and so on. Which mean you are OK about this. About copy you can check ...
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Lightroom "metadata changed" flag stuck for some photos

This is a known bug that has existed for years. This is one relevant thread on the feedback.photoshop.com forum site. https://feedback.photoshop.com/conversations/lightroom-classic/lightroom-classic-...
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Why can't I get my Canon 60D to connect to EOS Utility 2?

I removed all the Utilies software completely, and reinstalled the Utilies v2.9 from the CD which came with the EOS 60D camera. It now works! The lesson is, don’t install any of the Utilies software ...
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Lightroom Classic displaying on wrong "second monitor" overnight

I think there is a faster solution to this glitch, simply by using keyboard shortcuts: Turn OFF secondary display (F11) Move Lightroom window to the secondary monitor by dragging it with a mouse Turn ...
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Can not open the RAW files of my new Canon 800D (t7i)

Try Irfanview, or DXO. I'd recommend Irfanview as it is light weight and fast, and I've used it to quickly edit/exclude photos during soccer matches (thousands of photos).
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Does the "For Display" Color Management setting in Digital Photo Professional Duplicate the Effects of Calibration?

Color management is a chain with several different links. Each link needs its own profile. The 'For Display' setting in the DPP 4 [Preferences → Color Management] section that asks about monitor ...
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How to read shutter count on Canon EOS 6D Mark II?

http://www.eosmsg.com/ works on Windows PC but costs about $5.00 USD. It is a Chinese website so the language and translations are a little "clunky", but it does work.
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Why can't I download pictures from my camera with Windows 10 64bit?

I have used Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 10. I have never used the Picture Import utility. I eject SD cards from the camera and copy and paste them manually where I want them to go 1st) to ...
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