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 3. After setting the above, click 'Check Authentication' to check that Lightroom can locate your server and authenticate.  The publisher provides error messages as needed that should help you resolve any issues. 3. After setting the above, click 'Check Authentication' to check that Lightroom can locate your server and authenticate.  The publisher provides error messages as needed that should help you resolve any issues.
  
-4. Optionally, set 'Show albums in browser after publishing'.  Checking this will launch an album in your web browser after each publish completes.+**Optional Publisher Settings** 
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 +4. Checking 'Show albums in browser after publishing' will launch an album in your web browser after each publish completes.
  
 5. Optionally, change the top-level galleries folder name.  **It is recommended to leave this as 'galleries' unless you have a specific need for it to be otherwise.**  To use another directory, the corresponding directory must exist on the server and be granted write access.  If this setting is changed after photos have been published then the original galleries folder will need to be renamed on the server to prevent the Lightroom albums from becoming out-of-synch with the server. 5. Optionally, change the top-level galleries folder name.  **It is recommended to leave this as 'galleries' unless you have a specific need for it to be otherwise.**  To use another directory, the corresponding directory must exist on the server and be granted write access.  If this setting is changed after photos have been published then the original galleries folder will need to be renamed on the server to prevent the Lightroom albums from becoming out-of-synch with the server.
  
-6. Optionally, select 'Preserve capitalization in album slugs' to allow slugs with capital letters.+6. 'Preserve capitalization in album slugs' allows slugs with capital letters.
  
-7. Optionally, select 'Push metadata without updating existing albums'.  This option allows for much faster updates to galleries for photos that have already been published.  The only time that you should need to disable this option is after altering the appearance of a photo (rather than updating metadata) or setting an album to use a new template with different sizes to the already-published photos.+7. The 'Push metadata without updating existing albums' option allows for much faster updates to galleries for photos that have already been published.  The only time that you should need to disable this option is after altering the appearance of a photo (rather than updating metadata) or setting an album to use a new template with different sizes to the already-published photos.
  
-8. Optionally, update the values in the Metadata section.  This refers to the metadata that is embedded within photos.  For most uses it is recommended to set this to Copyright Only.  Thumbnail images are only ever published with the copyright information, and stripped of all other embedded metadata irrespective of how this is set.+8. The Metadata section controls the metadata that is embedded within photos.  For most uses it is recommended to set this to Copyright Only.  Thumbnail images are only ever published with the copyright information, and stripped of all other embedded metadatairrespective of how this is set.
  
-9. Optionally, configure Watermarks.  For this to take effect on already-published photos, make sure that 'Push metadata without updating existing albums' is unselected before re-publishing photos that require the new watermark.+9. Watermarks controls the watermarks for all photos published through TTG Publisher.  For this to take effect on already-published photos, make sure that 'Push metadata without updating existing albums' is unselected before re-publishing photos that require the new watermark.
  
  
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