Start the plug-in by choosing from the Library menu: Plug-in Extra -> Photo list importer -> Photo list importer.
You can also start the plug-in from the Help menu: Plug-in Extra -> Photo list importer -> Photo list importer.
The result of the import is stored in 1 Collections in Lightroom:"LRS_Photo_List"
View process information
Optionally you can view the log file for processing details
- Choose Menu -> Library -> Plug-in Extra -> Photo list importer
- Choose "View log file"
On the configuration panel of the plug-in you can specify your default settings.
You can find the configuration panel via the Plug-in manger (menu
File -> Plug-in manager) and choose the "Photo list importer" plug-in
and open the "Configuration" tab.
Choose whether you want to import from
Skip first line
This option is special for importing CSV (Comma Seperated values) files. In these files often the first row contains the column name.
When reading from the clipboard you probably always should uncheck this option.
Choose file name type
The plug-in has 2 modes on searching for file names in the Lightroom catalog:
For more information, see the "How does "Photo list importer work?" link.
- (Part of) the file name without the extension like JPG, CR2, NEF, etc
- Full file name with the full path.
This option is very fast, yet is only usable when you know the full path of the photos. Clients will probably not know this.