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Picasa:// links in Google Chrome (Linux)

When I go to Picasa Web to see another user's album, I can download pictures using Picasa with it. This launched a URL like picasa://downloadfeed/?url=http%3A... In Firefox, when I click this, I ...
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Image upload web service with view only mode

Is there a web service/site like flickr etc which enables me to upload photos to server and then provides a URL which i can share with viewers but they can only view the photos and not download it ...
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Rename photos during download from camera - on Linux?

On Windows, I'm using this feature (right-hand text) of the excellent cam2pc software to download images&videos from my camera and rename them in the same step. I haven't found any software for ...
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Should I worry about making my picasa web albums public?

I choose the public option for all my albums in Picasaweb, these mostly (>90%) contain pictures of my children which I share with my family. Ever so often somebody I don't know adds me as a favorite, ...
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Picasa for Linux: doesn't it support video files?

I'm just switching from Windows to Linux. I'm glad to see that Picasa is also available (v3.0 beta), but doesn't Picasa on Linux support video files? This official help page doesn't mention Linux... ...
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Windows 7 “Scan to file” dialog

I'm using Windows 7. I have a Brother DCP-7040 scanner and printer, with Brother's ControlCenter3 software installed. I also have Picasa 3.5 installed. When I press the Scan button on my scanner ...
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How to make Windows 7 aware about iPhone photo orientation

When transferring photos from the iPhone to the PC, the photos are not showed by Windows Explorer in the correct orientation, but I know there is some EXIF info in the photo with the orientation ...
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Backup Picasa 'people' tags data

OK, so I've spent a fair amount of time putting names to faces in Picasa 3.5 but in a few days (hopefully) my copy of Windows 7 should arrive and I'll need to reinstall Windows. So, does anyone ...
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Picasa 3.5 faces - mass assignment of people names to photos with undetected faces

For photos in Picasa 3.5 that Picasa does not detect any faces in, is it possible to mass assign People names to blocks of photos? You can do it on a per-photo basis but this is an untenable answer ...
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Picasa 3.5: how to share the tagged faces from one PC to another

At home, we share our photos from a server. I've been tagging the faces in Picasa 3.5 in one PC, but in the other PC the same photos needs to be retagged. Where is this info stored so it can be ...
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Rotating in Gimp using a grid

In Picasa, when I rotate a picture, I'm shown a grid allowing me to properly align the photo: But in Gimp, I can't have the same thing. There is a "grid", but it follows the image (what's the point ...
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iPhone and photo management on a Mac

I have just switched from Windows to Mac as my iTunes sync partner for my iPhone. On the Windows box, I used to get it to import/delete the pic from the phone into a directory and then that same ...
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Making MSN Explorer the default email program on Vista

A friend just bought a new computer running Vista Home Premium 64-bit. I installed MSN Explorer which he used before for email and web browsing. He wants to set his default email program to be MSN ...
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Does Google Picasa store metadata in the picture files?

Does Google Picasa store metadata in the picture files themselves? If so, what metadata is actually stored inside the files? (as opposed to Picasa's internal database)
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Tag faces using Picasa 3

I totally love using Google Picasa 3 to manage my photos offline, and the ability to share albums with family and friends via Picasaweb. There is a feature on picasaweb that I'm missing from Picasa 3. ...
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Searching Picasa Web Albums with Firefox don't work

Every time I search there I end up in a loop, but it works for me if I use Chrome or IE. Any Ideas?
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How to migrate from iPhoto to Picasa?

I'd like to migrate from iPhoto '09 to Picasa. Any ideas how? I was planning to run Picasa, let it import iPhoto's pictures and then move the pictures and databases to Picasa on Windows, but Picasa ...
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Need an application for uploading pictures from an iPhone to Picasa Web Albums [closed]

I have a strong leaning towards Picasa, but if there's not a great solution out there I can migrate back to Flickr. Free or pay doesn't matter too much, and I'd like something that allows for ...