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How to add a Google Photos widget to your iPhone’s home screen.

It always brings a smile to my face to see my photos. I see them on the walls of my house because I’ve had canvas prints made. I see them on my TV because I use Chromecast. I look at them on my phone or computer all the time. And now I see them on …

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Learn Google Photos 2021 Now Available at Amazon

The Learn Google Photos book has been updated to reflect the changes that took place on and before June 1, 2021. If you click the image below, you will go to the Amazon page to look inside the book at the first several pages of the Kindle edition of the book. Buy from Amazon: Kindle …

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What should you do before June 1, when Google Photos ends unlimited free storage? Here’s your checklist.

There is nothing you need to do before June 1. The only thing that changes on June 1 is that newly uploaded photos can no longer be completely free. But, I do think you should take advantage of the free option for photos uploaded before June 1. To make sure you are getting the free …

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May 2021 – Google Photos Open Q&A

0:00 Beginning 2:24 Question about uploading from a folder on your computer 3:41 Question about backups getting stuck 6:26 How to use Google Lens 7:30 Why do photos compress to such different sizes? 8:40 What is meant by “Editing turns off motion” 10:02 Should I turn off automatic upload after June 1? 11:32 How to …

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688.GP-Backup and Sync

You will learn how to upload photos and videos from your local computer to Google Photos using Backup and Sync.

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Useful Links

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Google Photos Web upload bug – forum post
Google Drive related to Google Photos, my explanation to a forum post
Embed a Google Photos album in a web page with this widget
Finding Picasa installation file on the web, GeeksOnTour members copy
Upload methods – Picasa Resources
Activity Log – for viewing messages when you send photos
To view your Google Account Storage and what files are using it up
To view your photos in Recently Added sort order instead of Date Taken
Troubleshooter for Why do I see stranger’s photos?
View photos from Google Drive
How to Find and Search for Photos
Tips for removing duplicates
Detailed 3d party article on Backup and Sync
Google Drive help incl Contact Us
Discussion on Workaround for iCloud Photo Library and Google Photos to co-exist on iPhone
For geotagging photos after the fact: GeoSetter. per TC Alex
Discussion on Backup and Sync, backing up thumbnails on Mac (a real mess)
Clear cache on Android
Uploading photos – includes problems with Backup and Sync
Picasa – what retirement means
UNdelete photos/files on Android with Dr.Phone

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