As many know, the Gallery is where Facebook looks when you want to post a photo. Couldn't they come up with variable size thumbnail for preview? I did not realize that was going to also remove all photos from the Cloud and my wife's phone! If so, I don't want that. No instructions anywhere about how to use the zip file. Android File Transfer is available on the Google Play site. I want them on my computer, but backed up on my computer. Try with a few first.
I also came here for what should have been a very simple thing - have pictures that were apparently automatically backed up in Photos also show in my Gallery not sure why they disappeared in many cases. You can add locations to a photo manually or automatically, by turning on location services. Install that program and log in. It't like they are being held ransom. I currently using my Bck up Fon a s5 so its a bit diff.
Google Photos: How Google Photos solved our photo backup nightmare. Once you are in the selected Album, tap on the 3-dot icon located at the top right corner of your screen See image below 5. Google Photos can automatically remove images and videos from your phone once it uploads them, eliminating redundant copies of the photo. The trick involves Google Drive app or a third party file manager app like Solid Explorer. When will they bring that basic feature to Google Photos? Show people who can see your photos where your pictures were taken by choosing to show location information. I just followed your instructions and it worked perfectly.
I want to be able to download them and keep their original size. Why would they make it hard and frustrating? I don't like further investing in a product that is doomed. But your own photos would be there in your library. Important photos can easily get lost between hundreds of photos in the Google Photos App. To change the account that you backed up your photos to, share your photo library with that account. Smells like some sort of bug or outage. Fortunately, I was eventually able to get take out to work to grab some photos via the archive route.
The photos I'm trying to download are ones that were uploaded from another micro sd that I had lost. It prevents the three dots from displaying. All files in the album will be downloaded in a zip file. Scroll down to the bottom and click Next. In case you are wondering about Chromecast Photos, you will be pleased to know that Google Chromecast allows you to use on your Home Television. From there, Google Photos detects images and videos saved on your local device that have already been backed up by Google. My personal reason for wanting a full resolution photo with local access is the desire to create a physical photo for hanging on a wall.
I have downloaded my photos to my computer from Google Photos. But that was a huge hassle. Once you have selected all the Photos, tap on the 3-dot icon located at the top right corner of your screen and then tap on Remove from Album option that will appear at the bottom of your screen. I attached a screen shot of the link that pops up after clicking the 'Download All' link. These groups could be the places you visit, people you know, or objects such as food, cars, bikes, and more. I'll have to get you the versions from the Windows machine that I tried it on but I had the same results. Not sure why the photos are getting corrupted in the download or what but they are displayed as a grayed box and not the actual photo.
I've tried multiple browsers, different accounts, and operating systems. Your service sucks thank God I am an Apple IoS fan their support is a universe ahead of yours. This is what we are all protesting here for months, with no response from Google. I think a lot of my photos are on my Google Photo app, but I cannot get them back on my device without corrupting the date time stamp. Now how to get the photos back in Photos on my Mac? Here you can choose what data to include in your archive. The file size could be quite large depending on how many photos are in your collection. You can not reply to the email you have to go back to Google Photos discussions and find where you left off.
So that isn't any better. And the thumbnails is just so huge! However, Google Photos and Google Drive function in perfect sync, and Google Photos can even reside inside your Google Drive root folder and function just like a regular folder of Google Drive. You can always go back to Google Takeout and then click on Manage Archives to view the progress. . In my case, I had only created about 450 albums myself, but I have well over 2500 albums in Google Photos because of the camera upload feature on my smartphone.
They will be fully accessible through Google Photos assuming you're online even if tbey're not on the device. So when I create these albums, I still have a pool of 1000's of photos to go through. Then you can tap the share icon, and that will give you a number of options to choose from. I tried the newest version of Google Photos, with an older one. I simply reued to the person who posted the comment I replied to.
I wanted several in a row. Soon after sending my first album to two people, I heard back — not within the shared album, itself, but in a text message. I went to on my pc and can view all the photos I wish to download. Just in case it helps any of you. You can also ignore them. So I downloaded another and you know how it has the download icon in the notification bar? That is how they are stored. Google Photos will hold on to those images for at least 60 days in the trash.