The Library View Options determine how photos look in the Grid view. You can specify different combinations of elements, ranging from showing only thumbnails, to thumbnails accompanied with photo information, filters, and Rotation buttons.
Deselecting this option shows photo thumbnails with no additional information in the Grid view.
Show Clickable Items On Mouse Over Only
Shows clickable items, such as Rotation buttons and flags, only when the pointer moves over the cell. Deselecting this option means that clickable items are always displayed.
Tint Grid Cells With Color Labels
Displays the label colors in the background of each cell.
Show Image Info Tooltips
Displays a description of an item, such as a photo, badge, or pick flag, when you hold the pointer over the item.
Makes Pick or Rejected flags available in the upper-left corner of the thumbnail cell.
Quick Collection Markers
Shows the Quick Collection marker in the upper-right corner of the photo thumbnail.
Shows thumbnail badges indicating which photos have keywords, cropping applied, or image adjustments.
When you’ve added metadata or keywords to a photo in Lightroom Classic without saving the metadata to file, the Metadata File Needs To Be Updated icon appears in the upper-right corner of the cell area. See View unsaved metadata.
Shows the order number of the photo in the Grid view.
Makes Rotation buttons available.
Shows the top label you choose from the menu.
Shows the bottom label you choose from the menu.
Show Header With Labels
Shows the header area of the thumbnail cell. The header area can display up to four labels that you choose from the menus.
Show Rating Footer
Shows the footer items you select.
Restores the Grid view options to their factory-set defaults.
Displays the most photo information available in the Grid view, including a header with up to four metadata labels.
Displays smaller cells with less photo information so that more thumbnails are visible in the Grid view.
You can quickly change the Grid view options by choosing from the Grid View Style menu. The views are based on the default or custom view options set in the Library View Options.
Shows or hides cell extras set in the Library View Options.
Shows or hides keyword tags, cropping, and image adjustment badges.
Shows compact cells in the Grid view.
Shows expanded cells in the Grid view.
Cycle View Style
Cycles through the different views available in the Grid View Style menu.
The Library View Options determine what information displays with your photos in the Loupe view. You can specify two different sets of information.
Deselecting this option displays photos with no information overlay in the Loupe view.
Show Info Overlay
Displays the Info Overlay specified in the Library View Options.
Displays the Info 1 Overlay.
Displays the Info 2 Overlay.
Cycle Info Display
Cycles through the two Info Overlay sets.