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Google photos
March 16, 2016
4:34 pm
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Bill Wall
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Greetings,

When someone receives the link to my photos via Google Photos, how can they see the descriptions I added in Picasa and can they run a slide show?

Appreciate the help

bill wall

March 16, 2016
10:13 pm
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MrsGeek
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Hello Bill,

When they receive the link and open it – they need to open an individual photo, then click the i (for Info) to see the Description. Description will be in a right-side panel on a computer. You can now click to the next photo and the description will still be showing. To date, there is no slideshow available on the computer version of Google Photos.

On an Android, when you click the i – it takes up the whole screen. So, you have to tap Back to get to the photo. That’s the bad news. The good news is that slideshow is a feature in Android. You need to open one individual photo – then the 3-dot menu and Slideshow will be the first option.

True captions is my number one item on the “Please add this to Google Photos” list. See this article: http://picasageeks.com/2015/11…..vs-picasa/

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