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Windows 10 Photos Slideshow Feature

The default picture app in Windows 10 and it's slick, I would like to use it in place of Windows Photo Viewer like I did in 7/8 but it seems to be missing one important feature. When I simply double ...
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All .rar .jpg .png files in windows 7 are changed to an icon with a folder and little thumbnails [on hold]

All .rar .jpg .png files are changed to an icon with a folder and little thumbnails and I can't get them back to the normal icon please help I am running Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit . i can still ...
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How can I stop photos I download from popping up in Preview?

I download product photos from other websites and this happens: I save the photo to the file I want the photo then appears on Preview in the foreground on my Mac the website I was downloading from ...
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GIMP photo effects

Is there a function on GIMP that will "Kaleidoscope" an image or fractalize, it if you will. I want to be able to do this to my photographs. I used to be able to do it on PrintShop Pro but the ...
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Can I prevent OneDrive from syncing certain photos onto a certain computer?

I use a Windows phone which automatically uploads photos for backup onto OneDrive which is nice - I can view them on my home laptop. I also use a Windows computer at work which is linked to my ...
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What is the Best Method to Upload My Photos Library to Amazon Cloud Drive Using the Amazon Desktop App?

I recently purchased the unlimited option for Amazon Cloud Drive and would like to have an off site copy of my Photos library from my Mac. I was wondering if anyone might have any suggestions of the ...
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Image turns to black and white after downloading

Here's the image. Clearly's got a blue tint. But when I download it, it's all just black and white. Any idea why?
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Photos streamed to Samsung TV are too small

I would like to stream my photos from Win10 PC to Samsung TV using Right-click on photo, Play to -> Samsung TV. Generally it works fine, but the photos are like thumbnails on the TV. I was looking ...
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How to convert Lightroom review data to jpeg [closed]

I lost orignal photo files because replace folder in OSX. Can I convert lrdata to photo file? or export review file to photo file.
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Anyway to check ( and repair? ) file corruptions?

How to prevent ( and the causes of it ) will likely be for another questions. But I have checked SMART and Memtest, no problem to be found. But i discovered lots photos on my NAS corrupted ( bottom ...
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Cannot overwrite existing picture in Windows 10 Photos app

When editing a picture in the Windows 10 Photos app, I cannot save over the existing file. The only button available is "Save a copy". I'm sure the app used to have a regular Save button as well, ...
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Why do photos change color when you open an .odt file in Microsoft Word?

I have an .odt document (OpenOffice) containing photos. When I open the document with Microsoft Word, the photos are displayed darker then they were. Why is this the case? I would like to be able to ...
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Windows 10 Photos App Won't Work (-2143326208)

I've had quite a few problems with my computer lately, but after I installed updates, there was a problem with the Photos app. It's impossible for me to open an image with the app - it will open for a ...
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Does google photos desktop uploader check for already uploaded photos?

I have 2 computers that I want to backup my photos from, some photos exists on both computers, will those photos be re uploaded from both computers or will google recognize that they are duplicates ...
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Can't view my photos

I have upgraded to window 10. Now I can't view my photos. When I click on a photo tile, a black blank screen appears for 1/2 second and it's gone and I'm back to my photo tiles again. Please advise. ...
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Exclude folders from “Photos & Videos” in Amazon Cloud Drive?

I have unlimited Amazon Cloud Drive & unlimited photos. When I browse "Photos & Videos" on web/mobile, I see ALL photos & videos in my drive, regardless of which folder they are in. This ...
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Permanently rotate photos taken in portrait mode

I have photos taken from a digital camera in which the camera was held sideways in portrait orientation. When I view these photos in Mac Preview and Photoshop the photos show in portrait orientation ...
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Windows Photos is importing more than the pictures I took

I'm using the auto import feature of Windows 10 app Photos so that when I connect my Nexus 5 to my pc in PTP mode it starts importing. It works great, but I would love it if it could just import the ...
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Prevent Photos app from opening when connecting any iOS-device on OS X El Capitan

On OS X Yosemite little utility called 'Cameras' used to help me with that – I could disable opening 'Image Capture', 'iPhoto' or 'Photos' apps. On Mavericks 'RCDefaultApp' also helped me with that. ...
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How to print photos in different sizes in Windows 10 like the old Photo Viewer used to do

I want to be able to control which photos to print and at what size -- like you used to be able to in the old Photo Viewer. This also has to be in a way that I can explain to my non-techy Mum over the ...
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lost photos after windows 10 upgrade

After upgrading from windows 7 to windows 10 I have lost hundreds of photos. Some photos have carried over ok but still hundreds missing. I found the windows.old folder and in it there are a few other ...
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How can I select the n best photos in a folder with Digicam?

I would like to find the 200 best photos within a folder so that I can print them and put them into a photo album. Is there a way digicam supports this? I have seen that I can give stars to images. ...
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How do I sort photos from two identical smartphones based on exif data?

Description of Problem: I use Dropbox to synchronize photos from my smartphone to my laptop. I have used a command-line utility in the past called jhead to automatically sort and rename the photos ...
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photo deleted from Google Drive does not properly delete from Google Photo device

I am testing out Google Photos. For the most part, it works nicely. It even integrates reasonably well with Google Drive, as advertised (I can view Drive photos in Google Photos and vice versa) ...
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Is there a way to to re-import photos from an iPhone?

I imported photos from an iPhone with rotate option turned on. Then I saw I should have turned rotate option off, so I deleted the folder with the imported photos from my PC. Now I’m not able to ...
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Save to same location in Photos app

In Windows 8, I was able to crop pictures easily with the Photo app, and then I could choose to either replace the original picture, or to save a copy. If I saved a copy, it saved it to the same ...
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How to import Android photos to Windows?

I want to move my photos (move not copy) From: Galaxy S6 To: Windows 8.1 I've tried the following Dragging & Dropping I've tried SHIFT-dragging and dropping them, and that copies them ...
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Uploaded (lightworks produced) 480p video to Google photos, via google website- so why is only 360p option present?

Youtube videos appear to me at all resolutions. I'm using ubuntu and windows 10 with firefox 39.0.3. I know the quality is less as it is visibly compressed on a tv with chromecast,also the playback ...
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How to edit photos without importing them to my pc?

I have been using windows Photo Gallery for some time. Recently, when I tried to edit a photo within a removable drive(exactly, an SD Card), it asks me first to import them to the PC. But, I do not ...
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How to search by image on my computer? [duplicate]

In a similar way to Google's search by image, I want to search on my PC. I have a similar photo with me, but not the exact one. How to do this?
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Using Photos.app on OSX, how can I set the image size when mailing to friends?

I have just migrated to OSX 10.10.4, and started to use Photos.app instead of iPhoto. In mailing photos to friends from Photos.app, Windows users are receiving them at a greatly reduced size, and they ...
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Unshrinkable windows/dialogs like Photos, in Yosemite - can I make them smaller?

I saw this question on Superuser, from 9/14: On Mac OS X, some windows are a fixed size (eg. Photo Booth): Is there a way I can make them smaller to take up less space on a smaller screen?" I ...
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Most of my photos have uploaded to Google photos, but not by me

How can it be that most of my photo archive has uploaded to Google photos without me every knowing it? I have no idea how they got there, and no idea how to stop this from happening again. If it ...
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What causes windows to stop using all selected photos in desktop slideshow

I have my Windows 7 desktop set to run a slideshow (shuffle turned on) with the contents of a folder that currently contains 148 photos. The problem is that every now and then, it stops cycling ...
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How to batch resize many photos - but keep timestamp intact?

I have thousands of photos in many folders. I want to batch resize them to e.g. 3000px on the longest dimension and keep the timestamp intact. I have used the wonderfully simple tool Phatch to resize ...
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Export layer of photoshop as is?

Please forgive me if this is a stupid question but I could not for the life of me figure this out. I followed this tutorial on adding weathered looks to your artwork and it worked wonderfully. The ...
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SD card asking to be formatted half way through copying

I have a Nikon D3300 with a 4GB SDHC card. I went out the other day and took about 5 photos to test it, copied them to my pc (windows 7), and all worked fine. I went on another trip today and took ...
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Software that takes an image as input and searches a specified directory for similar images

I'm looking for a program that lets me input an image and then search a directory for visually similar images (much like Google image search, except it compares the image with my the local files in ...
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Disable auto launching of Photos application on Mac OSX Yosemite & El Capitan

I'm aware that there are solutions existing that allow you to prevent auto launch of applications such as iphoto or the newer replacement, Photos on a per device basis through the UI of Photos itself, ...
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How to download Google 360 Photo Sphere as 1 image?

How can I download Google 360 Photo Sphere ? I checked out developer tools and every photo sphere is stitched together with tens or hundreds of images, it would take a long time to put them all ...
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Simple directory access permissions in Cherokee webserver?

On my cherokee webserver on a raspberrypi, I have several directories containing photos from different occasions in different directories like /Photos/Holiday /Photos/Zoo /Photos/KidsBirthdayParty ...
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iCloud backup not backing up from photos mac

I've paid the extra to store my photos in iCloud, I seem to have two libraries and despite trying to change the backup to the larger library it isn't backing up the set of photos I want. I've tried ...
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How to obtain the latitude and longitude of a photo using Photos on Macbook?

My photo library on my Macbook has recently been migrated into the new Photos app. What I would like to do is be able to find the exact latitude and longitude data of my photos, but when I look at the ...
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Import iPhoto backup to Photos (Yosemite)

I just installed fresh new Yosemite on my MacBook Pro and I realized, there's no iPhoto anymore, but I have moved whole "iPhoto Library" folder to my external hdd. How can I get all the photos from ...
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How to get Windows Photo Gallery?

I currently use Picasa for managing photos in my windows 7 pc. But, I would like to switch from Picasa to something else and I think Windows Photo Gallery would be a good option. The problem is it ...
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Photos & Carousel - folder structure in finder?

I am thrilled about Photos (Apple) and Carousel (Dropbox). However, I see there is a MAJOR inconvenient that I don't seem to get myself around. It's great to be able to group the images in albums and ...
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How to make a text document image just black and white without grey color, grey background, folding lines, and paper wrinkles? [closed]

If a text document (or a form) is scanned or taken as a photograph and emailed to somebody, the image when printed, could have a grey background, grey folding lines (of the paper), and wrinkles or ...
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How to play a *.GIF animated photo only 1 time in HTML?

I have a webpage and a *.GIF photo that is 5s. I want to play this *.GIF photo 1 time. I mean I want to play that *.GIF photo and after 5s, I want to pause it. How can I do that?
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Quickly delete all floating picture in Excel sheet

I have a lot of photos in my Excel sheet. I want to delete them all - currently Ctrl-A just select all cells. How can I select all photo objects?
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Extract frames from video and set timestamp on images

I want to extract frames every 10 seconds from a video and geotag these frames using a GPX track. On my Windows 8 computer I have tools to extract the frames (FFMPEG), set image timestamps (ExifTool) ...