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Combine G photos from two computers
February 17, 2020
3:54 pm
James Meehan
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I have  two computers and have photos on both computers.  I was just searching for something from the past and went to G photos to look.  I just realized that the google site only has some of the photos.  so I am assuming that although I log in to each computer with the same google log in, I suspect that the streams of photos are only from one of the computers.  Is it possible that each computer is uploading photos to G photos in different places?  I am an old Picassa guy so I really have not paid much attention to G Photos perhaps I should.



February 17, 2020
9:53 pm
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Hello Jim,

Well, photos don’t automatically get uploaded from a computer unless you’ve installed the Backup and Sync software and set it up. So, my guess it that you set that up on the one computer, but not the other.

Depending on how many photos you have on the computer, I may recommend a manual method to upload them instead of the Backup and Sync software. 

Here are some videos:

584.GP-How to Upload to Google Photos

500.GP-Install Backup and Sync for Windows

475.GP-How to upload photos from an external hard drive

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