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[Q] Should my family and I adjust in the U.S. or process immigrant visas through American Embassy after I-526 approval?


It all depends in your individual needs and situation, but generally, if you and your family members are in your home country, you should do consular processing (apply and obtain immigrant visas at the American Embassy), but if you and your family members are already physically and lawfully residing in the U.S., then you and your family should obtain conditional green cards through I-485 adjustment of status.

It used to be that consular processing was much faster than I-485 processing, but now, both procedures take around same time, 5 to 7 months.