What are LRPREV files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a LRPREV file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a LRPREV file?

A .LRPREV file is a Lightroom Preview Data file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open LRPREV files

Important: Different programs may use files with the LRPREV file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your LRPREV file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the app ourselves yet, our users have suggested a single LRPREV opener which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 12, 2020

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of LRPREV files. Remember, different programs may use LRPREV files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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