All articles ← Knowledge Base 1. Welcome 1.1 Introduction & Pre-Purchase 1.2 Approach 1.2.1 A Quick Note for the Impatient 1.3 Scope of This User Guide 1.3.1 Context-Sensitive Inline Documentation 1.4 Minimum and Recommended Software & Hardware Requirements 1.4.1 Minimum Requirements: Hardware 1.4.2 Minimum Requirements: Software 1.5 Photosmith Best (and un-best) Uses 1.5.1 Optimal Workflows 1.5.2 Non-optimal Workflows 1.6 Known Issues & Bug Reporting 1.6.1 Lightroom Plugin Log File 1.7 Supported Cameras & Camera Raw Format 1.8 Digital Photography Workflows 1.8.1 Lightroom First Workflow 1.8.2 iPad First 18.104.22.168 Import via Camera Connection Kit 1.8.3 Proxy JPG Workflow 1.9 Acknowledgments 2. Download, Installation & Configuration 2.1 Photosmith for iPad App 2.2 Photosmith Lightroom Plugin 2.2.1 Photosmith Lightroom Plugin Download 22.214.171.124 Updating Photosmith’s Lightroom Plugin from 3.0.2 to 3.1 2.2.2 Photosmith Lightroom Plugin Installation 2.2.3 Lightroom Plugin Preferences 126.96.36.199 Plugin Version, Check for Updates, Plugin Log File 188.8.131.52 Lightroom Preview Extraction 184.108.40.206 Photo Duplication 220.127.116.11 Matching Options 18.104.22.168 Service Options 2.2.4 Creating & Configuring Photosmith’s Publish Service in Lightroom 2.2.5 Manual Configuration of Photosmith's Publish Service in Lightroom 2.3 Uninstalling the Lightroom Plugin 2.4 Non-Required (But Very Helpful) Software (Bonjour) 2.5 Networking 2.5.1 Software-Based Firewalls 2.5.2 Hardware-Based Firewalls (AP Isolation Mode) 2.5.3 Software-Based Anti-Virus 2.6 Configuring for Alternative Sync Methods 2.6.1 Sync via Ad-Hoc Wi-Fi 2.6.2 Sync via Bluetooth 3. Using the Photosmith App 3.1 Interface Overview 3.1.1 Grid View 3.1.2 Loupe View 3.1.3 Fullscreen View 3.2 QuickTag Bar 3.2.1 Photo Rotation 3.2.2 Color Labels 3.2.3 Star Ratings 3.2.4 Flags (Pick/Reject) 3.2.5 Deleting Photos in Photosmith 3.2.6 Deleting Many Photos at Once in Photos.app in iOS 7 3.3 Catalog Mode 3.3.1 Importing Photos into Photosmith 22.214.171.124 Importing Photos into Photosmith from iPad Albums / Camera Roll 126.96.36.199 Importing & Exporting Photos Using iTunes 3.3.2 Sync with Lightroom 3.3.3 Collections 188.8.131.52 Photosmith Collections 184.108.40.206 User Collections * 3.3.4 Activity Center 3.3.5 Filters Bar 220.127.116.11 Filters 18.104.22.168 Sort 22.214.171.124 Smart Groups 126.96.36.199 All, Invert, None 3.4 (Metadata) Tagging Mode 3.4.1 Adding & Editing Metadata in Tagging Mode 3.4.2 Adding, Editing & Deleting Keywords * 3.4.3 Adding, Editing & Deleting Metadata Presets * 3.5 Export Mode 3.5.1 Export to Dropbox * 3.5.2 Export to Facebook * 3.5.3 Export to Flickr * 3.5.4 Export to Email * 3.5.5 Export to iPad Album * 3.5.6 Export via PhotoCopy * 3.5.7 XMP Export * 3.6 Dashboard Mode, Photosmith Version, IP Address & Sync Port 3.6.1 Eye-Fi (Import Configuration) * 188.8.131.52 Eye-Fi Mobi 184.108.40.206 Eye-Fi X2 3.6.10 Contact Us (Feedback) 3.6.11 Love Photosmith? (Feedback) 3.6.2 FTP Server (Import Configuration) * 3.6.3 Lightroom (Sync Configuration) * 3.6.4 Convert Links (Tools) 3.6.5 Maintenance (Tools) * 3.6.6 Diagnostics (Tools) * 3.6.7 Welcome Wizard (Help) 3.6.8 Knowledge Base (Help) 3.6.9 Ideas & Suggestions (Feedback) 4. Using Photosmith's Lightroom Plugin 4.1 User Collections in Photosmith’s Lightroom Plugin 4.1.1 Creating a New User Collection 4.1.2 Editing a User Collection 4.1.3 Deleting a User Collection 4.2 Photosmith Sync in Lightroom 4.2.1 Starting a Sync in Lightroom 4.2.2 Resolving Metadata Conflicts * 4.3 Syncing only Keywords 4.4 Metadata Conflicts Between Photosmith and Lightroom 5. Glossary of Terms Can I import photos from the Camera Connection Kit (CCK) right into Photosmith for iPad? Can I view photos located in Camera or flash memory in Photosmith prior to importing? Can Photosmith sync photos as hierarchical folders to reflect folder structures in Lightroom? Can Photosmith sync with Lightroom through USB? Do you have any plans to support Android Tablets? Do you have user forum? Does Eye-Fi Center need to be installed on the same computer that Lightroom is installed on? Does Photosmith duplicate photos on import? Does Photosmith operate any faster on the latest iPad hardware? Does Photosmith support Dropbox sync? Does Photosmith support SFTP or FTP? Help! Why has Photosmith completely frozen my iPad? How can I undo a delete in Photosmith? How do I "Drag & Drop" photos? How do I copy photos from ShutterSnitch to Photosmith using PhotoCopy? How do I delete a User Collection? How do I delete photos imported via the Camera Connection Kit (CCK)? How do I delete photos in Photosmith? How do I generate an Eye-Fi Card Upload Key? How do I import photos from my camera using the Camera Connection Kit (CCK) into Photosmith? How do I move to the next photo in Loupe and Fullscreen Views? How do I receive a refund? How do I zoom in on a photo in Loupe or Fullscreen Views? How is the Auto-Advance button used? How many keywords can I assign to a photo in Photosmith for iPad? I have a new iPad Air, but my Eye-Fi Card's Upload Key isn't being populated in Photosmith. Why? I just installed the Photosmith plugin for Lightroom in Windows 7 and it says "Detected problem: The required files for the plugin to auto-detect Photosmith are not running or not available." Help! I see camera outline thumbnails ("ghost" photos) in Grid View in Photosmith, and they can't be deleted. How do I remove them? I try to enable Eye-Fi in Photosmith, but I receive a notice saying it can't open the port I upgraded to a new iPad and Photosmith isn't showing up as a prior purchase. I'm shooting at an event which has Wi-Fi, but they're AP Isolated. What are my options? If I delete photos in a synced User Collection in Photosmith for iPad, are the photos also deleted in Lightroom? Photosmith lists 60 photos in a User Collection, but only 2 photos are shown. Help! Photosmith's Lightroom plugin doesn't work. I'm receiving an "The plug-in description script (Info.lua) is missing." error! Sync with Lightroom is failing because my camera reset to _MG_0001. Help! What are the minimum software and hardware requirements for Photosmith for iPad app and Lightroom plugin? What happened to my "AllPhotos" collection in Lightroom? What if I change the folder location of a synced photo on my Mac/PC? Won't that cause Photosmith's Lightroom sync to fail? What is "Tagging"? What is a Proxy JPG? What is the Psahttp (psahttp.exe) Service? What's the difference between the "Sync this collection with Photosmith" and the Publish button in Lightroom? While syncing with Lightroom, Photosmith shows the warning message 'Please resume Photosmith so that sync can continue' - Does this mean that I need to keep my iPad awake and not locked? What about my poor iPad's battery? Who do I contact for Photosmith support? Why are my photos automatically advancing when I just select a star rating or color label? Why are photos showing up in my Photo Stream? Why Can't I See Photosmith in iPad's Location Services? (iOS6) Why do I see multiple Eye-Fi card upload keys? How do I fix it? Why won't my iPad screenshots sync with Lightroom? Why won't Photosmith's Eye-Fi service start?