2

I used the following photo upload setting since i have my phone (Lumia 925):

Photos => settings => auto upload to OneDrive with: "good quality - may use data plan)"

But Id like to change it, and have all my photos in best quality on my OneDrive, so i reseted the option to:

Best quality (needs Wi-Fi)

Now it uploads all my new phots in best quality, but i like my old ones to be re-uploaded and overwrtiting the photos which have been uploaded just in good quality.

  • Is there a way to achieve this automated with nothing else to do, than set some option on the phone?
  • A work-around like manually getting the photos to my PC (e.g., over USB) and then uploading the photos manually back into OneDrive camera roll would by ok, but i dislike the idea.

Hope my intentions are clear.

3

Unfortunately there is no way to automatically re-upload all images in best quality. You could either manually upload the old photos through the OneDrive app on your phone or go the USB->PC->OneDrive way. Been there...

  • So i reupload them in the onedrive camera roll folder? And this does not lead to some synchronisation problems with the camera roll of my phone? – user69453 May 20 '15 at 6:58
  • No there should be no problems as your phone does not synchronize the photos - it just uploads new ones once. If you delete pics from your phone they'll still be on OneDrive. – Thomas May 20 '15 at 9:53
  • ok thanks, but slightly OT: this means i can't bring my camera roll from my old phone to my new? – user69453 May 20 '15 at 13:02
  • you would have to manually copy the photos onto your phone as well. but if they are on OneDrive you can access them through the app. – Thomas May 20 '15 at 19:59

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.