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June 16, 2021
1:37 am
Gail Wilson
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October 16, 2010
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oh dear chris, I forgot this question

I have uploaded some photos some time ago. I would have opened the folders to do so. But before I have been using google photos

I had a very messy photo situationĀ  eg some saved or the same saved in various places. I know that I have a lot of those messy ones tucked away safely in various albums now.

My question is to make sure I have them all could I upload a couple of folders(opening them first) hoping that Google will not store them if I have already done so.

I hope you can understand this

Regards again


June 16, 2021
2:11 pm
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I think I understand – you’ve uploaded photos but you’re not sure if you got them all. You want to upload a whole folder-full again in hopes that Google Photos will only upload the ones that were missed.

Yes, that is how it works ..

BUT – if you have done anything to the photos, either the cloud copy or the local copy, since the first upload – then they will be viewed as different photos and will be uploaded again.

Here’s my video explaining duplicates: 666.GP-Duplicates

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