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Alternative to Jeffrey Friedl's Lightroom to Flickr Plug-in?

Discussion in 'Image Processing' started by Aushiker, Oct 7, 2015.

  1. I am having fairly regular problems with Jeffrey Friedl's Lightroom to Flickr plug-in [paid]. I have raised the matter with him previously but I have never got a response so trying here for any ideas.

    The basic Lightroom Flickr plug-in works whereas the Jeffrey Friedl's one does not. Pity the LIghtroom one is so basic.

    Anyway the error message if anyone has a clue is:

    Screenshot 2015-10-07 21.45.00.

    Otherwise are there any alternatives beside the default Lightroom plug-in?

    When this has happened in the past it eventually, as in days, corrected itself but I have no idea if that will occur this time.

    Thanks in advance.
  2. pdk42

    pdk42 One of the "Eh?" team

    Jan 11, 2013
    Leamington Spa, UK
    What's wrong with the Adobe standard one?
  3. coffeecat

    coffeecat Mu-43 All-Pro Subscribing Member

    Aug 4, 2012
    SW England
    I reads somewhere very recently (sorry, can't remember where) that lots of people were having problems uploading to Flickr by any method recently, and the Yahoo were "looking into it" but unclear about the root cause (which seemed to be at their end). May be relevant, may not be...
  4. Gerard

    Gerard Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    May 12, 2015
    Vleuten, Utrecht
    I had trouble updating from LR to Flickr today.
  5. Gerard

    Gerard Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    May 12, 2015
    Vleuten, Utrecht
    I have LR CC and this has a feature called Publishing. Can be found bottom left in Libary module. Hope that helps :) 
  6. hazwing

    hazwing Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Nov 25, 2012
    I've had the same message last night when using the plugin. It took 3 goes to upload 4 images. Would only upload one or two images at a time. I used to use the plugin from Flickr, but had some authentication issues with it, so ended up switching to the Jeffrey friedl plug in.
  7. The built in Flickr plug-in works but it is really lacking in features IMO compared to the Jeffrey Friedl offering.

  8. Thanks. What I find interesting is the the Lightroom standard plug-in works but not the Jeffrey Friedl one. I suspect there is something in the API that Jeffrey's plug-in is having problems with that the Lightroom one does not interact with.

  9. Thanks Gerald. That is where the plug-ins are found yes :) 

  10. Thanks. At least that provides some indication that the problem is just not my set-up. Hopefully it will be resolved quickly.

  11. Gerard

    Gerard Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    May 12, 2015
    Vleuten, Utrecht
    I had the impression that it was a different application. :dash2:
  12. Whatever was the problem has been resolved with the plug-in back working :dance3:

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