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Email Google Photo through GMail
April 15, 2017
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Jerry Thomas
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I use Windows 10 with the Chrome Browser through which I access my Google Photos. I use server Gmail server NOT Live Mail. When I want to email a photo directly from GP I do not have an option to sent via Gmail, it just opens Live Mail. Can someone tell me how to change this default or another workaround to solve this problem?  Thanks

Jerry

April 17, 2017
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Jerry,

I’m wondering what procedure you’re using to start with? Are you clicking the share button from within Google Photos? That’s the one that looks like a 3-dot slingshot: Screenshot-2017-04-17-at-1.30.12-PM.png

Then you just enter the person’s email address and click Send (you may see the word “send” or a paper airplane icon) You never actually see Gmail OR Live Mail.

You can also open Gmail and start composing your email, then click the Insert Image tool from the Gmail toolbar at the bottom: Screenshot-2017-04-17-at-1.33.10-PM.png You should be viewing all of your Google Photos and you can pick the one you want to attach.

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