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useful phone app - Google Photos

Post by AlanQ » Tue Jul 28, 2015 11:57 am

Something I find pretty useful these days is google photos. They've recently changed their terms so they now offer completely free unlimited cloud storage - as long as your images are less than 16 megapixel and video clips up to 1080P.

So if you sign up and install the app on your phone and then whenever you hook up with wi-fi all of the new images you've taken will be automatically backed up to the cloud. If your phone gets lost or damaged during your trip at least you've not lost all your photos. It's also very easy to tag pics and create albums (thumbs)

Given that its free its also worth backing up your photo archive from your PC as well, you can never have too many backups!

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Post by myrawilson » Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:23 pm

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Post by ollydog » Sat Dec 23, 2017 8:10 am

not being that savy as i have trouble putting phots on here how does it work
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Re: useful phone app - Google Photos

Post by HedgeHopper » Sun Dec 24, 2017 8:06 pm

One thing I found a bit worrying when I recently made a google account, it started automaticaly downloading pictures I had taken from my phone, storing them somewhere and emailing me offering me various adjustments to 'the photos'...now call me an old fuddy duddy (This may well be true), but ffs, I didnt ask for any of that, what if it had been something a bit naughty???.... :oops:

P.S.I'm sure the app is usefull and clearly you are being helpfull, but I can't help feeling that it won't be long before your Google Loo uploads the contents of your morning dump, analyses it and posts the result to your Facebook page complete with a rating based on comparison to your 'friends' latest evacuations :shock: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Post by bowber » Sun Dec 24, 2017 8:12 pm

You can turn all the backup stuff off. Mine doesn't upload photos and I just back them up to a local computer occasionally.

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Post by Stewie » Sun Dec 24, 2017 8:56 pm

You can turn the up load off, but the main problem was they never did 3rd party hosting.

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Post by AlanHolt » Tue Dec 26, 2017 10:47 am

You only get unlimited cloud storage with Google Photos if you change the setting to 'high quality' resolution instead of 'Original' full resolution.
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Post by Brainfency » Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:53 pm

Yes it's really a very useful application. Although for a very long time, I could not understand why some photos take so long to load. I thought it was all about my Internet provider. Already then after a week of long loads I realized that it was in my phone. I Understand this exactly after I had broken pixels on the whole screen of the phone. It's good that I turned in time to the guys from Mr Fix to fix my phone. For that great thanks to them. I write this, so that if in a friend, you happen the same thing, you turn to special services. So let's hope that this does not happen

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Post by sprintster » Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:09 pm

My phone came with this app already being installed but not being tech savvy I can't for the life of me find where they are being stored.If I go on Cloud it just says I haven't got anything stored! :cry:

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