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How do I print an album in Google Photos?
September 19, 2019
2:04 pm
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THOMAS J PARKS
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When I try to print an album in Google Photos all I get is the title of the album, not the pictures.

I am printing using the three dots at the top right.

Does this have something to do with the changes in back up and sync?

Thank you very much.

September 20, 2019
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Hey Tom,

I’m not sure what you’re seeing when you use the 3-dot menu. When I open an album and click the 3-dot menu, print is not even an option. Are you trying to get something like a contact sheet? Tiny prints of all the photos in an album? If so, I would download the album photos to your computer, then use Picasa and then Folder, Print contact sheet.

If what you want is 4X6 prints of each photo in the album, I would use the new Order Prints feature of Google Photos. Open the album of photos and select them all – now, up next to the 3-dot menu you should see a shopping cart, click that and you can order prints for .25 each (I think) – you choose whether to pick them up from a local Walmart or CVS.

Does that help?

October 2, 2019
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It appears you may be using the browser’s 3-dot menu and not the menu in Google Photos.

You cannot print an album using Google Photos.

A newly added feature allows you to purchase prints of selected photos.

Chris is working on a tutorial video about that. I expect she’ll have more to say here, too.

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