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Questions about photos on your device, syncing,etc... For the Photos app, use the system-apps tag instead.

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How do I delete pictures that I've chosen as favorite?

I have chosen some pictures as favorite. How do I delete those?
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Photos app crashes when opened

I have a Lumia 640 with Windows 10 Mobile. Lately the Photos app, when clicked to open, just closes immediately. How can I fix this?
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How to access files on SD card after upgrading to Windows 10 Mobile?

I recently upgraded a Nokia Lumia 640 XL to Windows 10 Mobile. I need to know how to access photos that were saved to micro SD card for viewing on phone.
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Windows 10 Phone Re-Uploading Pictures already in OneDrive

I woke up this morning with a notification that my OneDrive was full, of which last night I had close to 2 gigabytes of free space. So, on investigating I found out that my phone was re-uploading ...
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Photos do not back up to OneDrive

Nokia Lumia 520 with Lumia Denim. I have three Windows Phones (all 8.1) and two of them back up photos to OneDrive, but one does not. I have of course turned on this feature, and I only connect via ...
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Photos not showing, have exclamation mark, videos won't play

I recently ran out of space so added a MicroSD card and moved photos and videos on the phone to it, and changed settings so photos and videos always go to the SD card. Since then, or around that time,...
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pictures vanishes from my phone after sometimes

when I capture or download any picture, it shows in the gallery for a while but after I reopen the gallery then doesn't show not even after connecting to my laptop. I don't know where it goes but it ...
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How to cope-up with this security flaw in Windows 10 Mobile?

As we all know, Windows 10 Mobile has new security bug can let anyone bypass the code and access the photos in the gallery even when the phone is locked by following procedure. Switch on the camera ...
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Geotagging photos

The Photos app of my phone sometimes stores the location where a photo was taken but only sometimes. (I have not yet figured out whether there is a pattern to this or not.) Is there a way to have all ...
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Lumia 550 has downloaded photos I do not want and I do not know from where they came from

I have about 100 family photos appeared on my new Lumia 550 phone. The file information says Source OneDrive (cloud only).I do not know why it has done it or where it has got the photos from. The ...
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Deleting photos fro Hotmail / skydrive

I'm a Lumia 925 user and I accidentally sent a couple of photos to Hotmail. The 'sent to Skydrive' button in my settings is deactivated so I can't see them in my account on photo.live.com, but I can't ...
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How to download save Media from oneNote

I had created a note in my OneNote which has some photos and recorded audios from my Lumia 640 phone. Unfortunately, I have deleted photos from my phone but it is save in OneNote. Now, I want to ...
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Edit HDR photo format (.nar) on PC?

Are there any applications (Windows or Linux) that support the .nar format that is used by Windows Phones to store HDR images? In particular I am wondering if there are programs that allow to change ...
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Deleted photos are shown in Whatsapp

Each time I want to attach an image in WhatsApp, I see photos that I took some time ago that were deleted. Its like they are cached on the system. They don't appear in the "Photos App" or "File ...
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Email and Download pictures issues

I have a HTC Trophy phone with Windows 7.5. I am unable to download my pictures from my phone to my computer. Actually when I connect my phone via USB cable it does not show on my PC at all. My PC is ...
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How can I distinguish a local picture and a cloud picture in Photos app?

I'm using Windows 10 10.0.10586.318 and have the option to show pics from cloud and local on a duplicate way. I like to this because I like to delete them from from but keep them on cloud. The ...
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Microsoft Lumia 540 - unable to find images received via bluetooth

I use Microsoft Lumia 540. I received nearly 450 image files over bluetooth last day. Unfortunately, I am not able to see any of them in my phone now. Checked Photos->Saved pictures, downloads etc. ...
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photos on phone and onedrive

When I make pictures by my phone, I can see them clicking Photos icon on phone, and also pictures are synchronized with Camera Roll folder on onedrive. I want to keep pictures on onedrive, but ...
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How to clean space from native Photos app? WM10 and Lumia 640

No photos are present on the device and option to show OneDrive photos is disabled. But the app size is still around 1GB. I cannot uninstall or move it to SD Card. Any ideas?
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How to mass delete photos?

I'm trying to free up some space on my phone so I uploaded my photos to OneDrive on my PC. I'd like to delete all my photos from Camera Roll now. Instead of checking each one to be deleted is there a ...
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How to pin photo album to start in Windows 10 Mobile

Is there any way to pin a photo album to start screen with Windows 10 Mobile. This feature is available with Windows Phone 8.1. Has Microsoft removed this feature or they changed the ways to access it?...
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with WP8.1, how to send full size photo as attachment using email?

I am trying to send photos as attachments using email (default app) on my WP 8.1 (Lumia 540). It re-sizes files to ~500 KBs (from 7 MB file). I am actually sending these file for printing and these re-...
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Why can't I get photos/videos off Nokia phone?

I plug my phone into my computer (Ubuntu 14.04), go to Nokia phone and SD card, and move DCIM pictures to computer. Now I have some old photos on my computer, no photos in that directoy on the phone, ...
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Files stuck in OneDrive upload queue

Every once in a while images taken with my Lumia 950 fail to upload to OneDrive. When I open the OneDrive app and check the Camera Roll upload queue, there's one or more files with an error message ...
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How to recover photos from previous phone?

My Lumia recently "died" - the battery quit charging and I now have an Android phone. I have accessed my OneDrive files but my pics that have been uploading (somewhere) are not there. There are older ...
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Why can't I send pictures via MMS?

I want to share a foto with someone via MMS. When I've picked my picture and pressed Send, It takes a minute or so and than, on the place where the picture needs to be: Can't send message. Again. I ...
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How to turn off OneDrive's “Camera roll bonus” or folder auto-generation?

I have two WP devices (Lumia 535 and Lumia 735), on which I'm using OneDrive. For the second phone I have just the "basic" plan of 15 GB, while for first one I have a "Camera Roll bonus" in addition ...
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Sync OneDrive Pictures to Phone

I have my phone backing up my pictures to OneDrive. However, since I'm using Windows 10 Mobile, I've been resetting my phone fairly frequently. When I do this I lose all my pictures on my phone (of ...
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Restore deleted photos [duplicate]

I have accidently deleted some photos from my Lumia 640, and would like to bring them back. The photos were stored on the microSD card, but I don't have a microSD card reader for my laptop, so I have ...
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Photo app album sync to Onedrive

I am running build 10549 and have made an album in the photo app. It says that the album is only local. How can I get it to sync to onedrive? Photo backup/upload is on and working.
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WhatsApp not detecting WhatsApp folder

bought lumia 640xl and lumia 730, repenting now. whatsapp is not detecting its own folder. not only that, infact whatsapp folder is not able to see in photos gallery as well. i am confused now whether ...
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I deleted some photo from my Lumia930 but they still in onedrive

I deleted some photos from my Lumia930 but they still in OneDrive. How can I sync it properly?
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photosynth is not detecting my previous photos

There is an app called PHOTOSYNTH,by which we can take 360degree panaroma photos.I capture some photos using this app.Those captures photos were in SD Card.Now due to some problems I needed to reset ...
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Re-Upload Photos From Camera Roll etc. With “Best Quality”-Setting to OneDrive

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 ...
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How to change thumbnail image in OneDrive?

How do I change the photo on the thumbnail for OneDrive folders on my Lumia 520?
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Auto-Upload to one drive dosent contain screenshots or saved photos [duplicate]

After enabling the auto-upload feature, it works fine that every new photo i take is uploaded, yet any screenshots or saved photos i save from within apps etc don't seem to be uploaded automatically ...
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Sharing multiple photos in WhatsApp

How to share multiple photo in WhatsApp? I'm using a Lumia 730, and when I select multiple photos then WhatsApp is not in the share list, but if I select only one image then WhatsApp is there.
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Duplicate Photos In OneDrive

Many of my pictures on OneDrive are being duplicated. They only show up once on my phone, but if I visit OneDrive via the website or the app many of my photos show up twice. Not all of them are ...
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How can I make the Photos app show the locations for my pictures?

How can I make the Photos app show the locations for my pictures? I took many pictures while on a trip today, and would like to view the photo locations in the default "Photos" app. I have a ...
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No WhatsApp option in sharing in photos

When I want to share an image/photo from Photos, I can't see WhatsApp in the list of apps. Here's what I'm trying to do: Open the Photos app Select a specific image/photo Select the "share" option ...
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Locate picture details found on the Bing lock screen in Windows Phone 8.1

Is it possible to get the picture info of the current Bing Lock Screen photo without going to the Bing site? I am using a Nokia 920 and Windows Phone 8.1 OS. Thanks.
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SD card photos aren't displayed when attaching photos in WhatsApp/Hike

Microsoft Lumia 535: I have all my photos and videos on the SD card, and they're all in albums in the Photos app. But when I try to attach photos/videos in WhatsApp/Hike, only a few albums get ...
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Phone detected into Zune but not in my computer

I am using Nokia Lumia 610 . I connected it with PC . The Zune software detects it . Now here's the worst part . My Computer doesn't show my phone or maybe doesn't even detect . Please help me
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Cannot see Whatsapp photos in Lumia 520 gallery [duplicate]

I cannot see Whatsapp photos in my gallery on my Lumia 520. But I can see them on my laptop. How can I view them in the gallery?
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How to view image details (Exif data) for any photo?

I know how to view Exif data (shutter speed, ISO, exposure, time taken, etc.) for photos taken with the Nokia/Lumia Camera app (open the app, expand app bar, tap "picture info"), but what about photos ...
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Including Author and/or Copyright info in pictures

Is there any way, when taking photos with Windows Phone, to automatically include my name as the author and maybe also a copyright statement into the EXIF information that is embedded in the image? ...
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I deleted some photos in Onedrive, but they are still appearing in my Nokia Lumia 520, How can I fix this?

Like I said, I was managing my onedrive folder in my computer and deleted some photos that are useless; but they're still appearing in my celphone and when I try to delete them it says it's not ...
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I accidentally deleted the saved pictures album [duplicate]

I deleted saved picture album by mistake from my Lumia 820. Can I return it back with Zune app or something other ways? Btw I didn't activate the OneDrive service before deleting the album.
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Photos deleted from my phone and one drive are still showing as title on the One Drive phone

My phone was set to back up photos to one drive. I have deleted the photos that I dont want from my phone, and also deleted them from One Drive, but the deleted photos are still showing as the Tile ...
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Automatic upload of photos to OneDrive

I've just been comparing my Camera Roll on my phone with my OneDrive > Pictures > Camera Roll folder, and now have some questions: Despite having autoupload on (Best Quality), only 101 of my 264 ...