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Delete photo in Gmail/Google profile without uploading another?

I want to delete the photo associated with my Gmail account without adding another photo. I tried doing this in Google profile, but I could only find the option to upload a different photo (which I ...
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How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don't want to register for Facebook?

I recall seeing this option when I created my album, but I don't know how to get back to it. If you email the photo album to a friend, it makes them sign up before they can view it.
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How can I download all photos from Instant Upload (Auto Backup)?

I've been uploading via Instant Upload (a.k.a Auto Backup) from my Android phone now for about a year. There are many photos and now I want to download them all to my computer. However, I can't ...
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How can I get all of my photos off of Flickr?

I have decided to no longer pay for a Flickr pro account and I would like to batch download all of my photos I have stored there. Is there an easy way to do this?
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Automatic Untagging in Facebook Photos Uploaded by a Specific Person

I maintain very tight privacy options on Facebook, and I want my Facebook experience to be friend-centric. Is there someway I can automatically untag myself from every photo someone (say a family ...
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Syncing Picasa Web and Dropbox

I have my photo collection more or less organized in folders under my Dropbox's Photos folder. I set Picasa (desktop app) to scan only that folder so I can sync albums to Picasa Web (web app). I find ...
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In Facebook, is there any way to update an existing photo post?

I uploaded a picture and posted it on my wall but I realized that I uploaded the wrong copy of the picture. Is there anyway I can "update" the picture in that post without actually have it show up as ...
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View private Instagram photos through a web browser

My Instagram account has a set of photos (marked as private) that I want to get access to. I don't currently have access to an IOS device so cannot use the Instagram application to view the photos. ...
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Is there an RSS feed available for photos/albums posted by Facebook friends?

There are RSS feeds for friends' Posts, Notes, and Statuses, but there doesn't appear to be one available for Photos/Albums. Does Facebook provide one, or is there another way to get an RSS feed for ...
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Photosynth has turned from a 3D photo app to a Panorama sharing website?

One year ago, Photosynth was this unique technology that could take in any set of photos and show you the photos in 3D space, calculating exactly where the photos were clicked from. Visit the site ...
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Discrepancy between real and shown number of photos/albums in Facebook

In Facebook if you check a friend’s number of photos or albums that he/she has uploaded you will realize the number which is show by Facebook differ from what is visible to you and you can count. From ...
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Good service for collecting photos from many wedding guests? [closed]

Many guests at my wedding took photos with their cameras and telephones. I'd like to get original-quality copies of all those images. Almost everyone has already started uploading them to Facebook, ...
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On Facebook, is there any way to restrict access to individual photos I'm tagged in?

I would like to some people to be able to see some of the photos I'm tagged in, but not all of them. Is this possible? I know I can make a list of people that won't be able to see any of the photos ...
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How do I tag all my friends in a Facebook photo album?

I have uploaded several photos to Facebook with friends in them and want to tag them all. How do I tag all my friends to a particular album?
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Disable facebook facial recognition

I recently noticed that Facebook was tagging me in my wife's photos that she did not tag me in. Apparently Facebook now tags people automagically by facial recognition. How can I disable this ...
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Facebook timeline and avatar alignment

Background At time of writing, Facebook's Timeline dimensions are as follows: However, Facebook prevents uploading images that are 160x160; the pictures must be uploaded at 180x180. Facebook then ...
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How can I tag a page in a Facebook photo that isn't among the three pages found by the search?

If I want to tag a page in a photo (new way of adding a photo to a page's photo album), I type @ and then the page name, and a dropdown is shown with a list of candidates. What happens is that some ...
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How to find & delete Google+ photos larger than 2048px

A few months ago I enabled the "Full Size" upload option on my Google+ sync for photos. I then realized that I would soon run out of storage and I deselected the option, allowing a resizing to 2048px, ...
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Does exist any “photo cloud” to collect all my photos on the web?

I am using Gmail, Picasa, Facebook. There are many photos. How can I see all my photos using the same Web Interface?
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Collaborative album on Facebook

Is there any way I can let specific people add photos to my album on Facebook? The way it is, right now; If I have some photos of an event and my friend has some; then we need to collate before either ...
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Is it possible to import/download someone else's public Picasa album?

Does Picasa or any tool download someone else's public album?
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Best photo backup and sharing webapp [closed]

I am looking for a webapp that will let me: Backup my pictures in original resolution and quality Share pictures with friends and family I assume I am going to have to pay as my pictures folder ...
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How do I change the photo that appears when hovering over my name?

Other people see a different photo than I do when hovering over my name. How can I change this? I already changed the photo in the settings, and tried the contact list changes. What can I do to ...
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Create a private album on Facebook for private automatic upload of photos from mobile?

How can I create a private album on Facebook that would allow me to automatically upload of photos from mobile that will be private until I later make them manually available?
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1answer
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Facebook - Likes and comments not showing up in news feed; Photos tab is not visible to everyone

My likes and comments are not showing up in my newsfeed (after days). The Photos tab is not visible to everyone. Here are my privacy settings: Account -> Privacy Settings -> Connecting on ...
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How to ignore all news which are about my friends comments on stranger's photos on Facebook?

Very often I see my friends are commenting on their friends photos, statuses, etc., but I'm not interested if these interactions are not between my friends (if I don't know both of them). How do I ...
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Flickr free account printing

I have a free Flickr.com account. As you may know, the resolution of the images in the free account is limited to 1024 pixels. It is my understanding that Flickr stores the full resolution picture, ...
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Something's changed in my profile picures setting, and it seems as it can be seen by public - can't change it!

I have always had my pictures set to high privacy settings, but now I noticed that if I view it as "public" I can see my profile picture album. When I go to the album itself, is says "you can change ...
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Delete photos of a non-member in a Facebook group

Artists of Texas has resurrected a neglected group and have found about 30 photos of a non-member that no admin can delete. When clicked on, they take you to this person's Facebook account; when you ...
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1answer
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How to search on flickr with advanced filters like portrait, > x mega pixel etc.?

Flickr has an advanced search page, but it does not allow to specify search filters like minimal mega pixels, minimal dimensions or orientation (portrait vs. landscape) etc. Is there is some more ...
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What apps are there to backups/share photos and videos online? [closed]

I'm currently using Picasa but its very limited in space and I think doesn't handle videos. What other apps are there with similar functionality ? Please no duplicates Dropbox is already listed. ...
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How do I rename a photo album in Facebook?

After creating a photo album in Facebook, I can't seem to figure out how to rename the album caption.
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Cannot delete Profile pictures album from Facebook, only has a single picture inside

I can't delete a photo album from my Facebook profile. This album contains only one picture and the name of the album is Profile pictures. I tried several ways to delete it as I changed the viewing ...
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1answer
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Does Facebook really enforce that your profile picture be a photo of yourself?

As in the subject line -- does Facebook really enforce that your profile picture be a photo of yourself? If so, where have they historically drawn the line with respect to gray areas (such as a photo ...
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How to cancel an erroneous tag request on Facebook?

I was browsing a photo album on Facebook and did some tag request. In hindsight, I noticed that I mistook the last name, so now I have issued a bunch of false tag request. I do not see an obvious way ...
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how to delete other people's gmail profile picture

I do not want to see other's photos when I enter their address to send them an email -- how to delete their avatar?
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Does Facebook remove geotag information from uploaded photos?

I am curious about whether Facebook will remove geotags from uploaded photos automatically? Or is it the responsibility of the user to ensure this information isn't in the photos that they upload? ...
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Facebook Album Thumbnails

I'm trying to make photos that work to the size of the Facebook album covers. I've found lots of info on the old photo size, but I can't find anything in the APIs or information sheets that lets me ...
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Any way to reorder photos on 500px?

I've been uploading some of my better photos to 500px, and thought I'd order my photos by preference, but I can't find any way to do that. Is it not possible?
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Allow friends to comment in a photo I'm tagged in

My wife often takes photos of our child and uploads them to Facebook. She tags me so my friends can see the photo as well. However, my friends cannot like or comment on these photos. When I do the ...
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How can I reduce/eliminate photo tag spam in my facebook news feed?

I have one friend in particular who will be regularly tagged in photos such that he will show up in my news feed with an update like "xyz was tagged in SomeBusinessPages photo". The thing is my ...
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Make profile picture a picture from an album without recreating it

I have a picture in an album that I would like to make my profile picture, but it won't let me unless I crop it, making a new version. I would like to take my photo from my album, without having to ...
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Comments and likes for a photo not showing up on Facebook profile, only when clicking the photo

On Facebook, I noticed that the comments and likes for a photo I checked in are not showing up on my profile but they display when I click into the photo. How can I get them to display directly on ...
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1answer
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Can I see all photos of me on Facebook which are not listed on my profile?

On Facebook, it's possible to do a "Remove from profile" action on my photos. What happens to the photos that I do that for? Can I later undo the action, or review them?
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Prevent People from tagging me on facebook photo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to stop people from associating things with me on facebook without my permission? How do I prevent people or applications from tagging me to photo? or ...
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Editing the text of a Facebook post that includes a photo

It's usually fairly easy to edit the text of a post you made on Facebook — you simply click the button on the upper right area of the post and it offers you the option of "Edit" or "Delete". However, ...
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Why does my Facebook profile say I have photos and albums when I don't have any?

I have deleted all my photos and albums from my Facebook profile in order to do some "spring cleaning" and I have realised that even if I have 0 photos it still says: "3 Photos of you", "36 photos", ...
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Facebook Album sorting

I'm uploading dropbox photos to facebook via IFTTT but the problem is the photos are not sorted. Normally I have filenames as date-taken so it should be sorted bu I think IFTTT ignores that. And I ...
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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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After uploading photos to Facebook from Aperture, all I see is “There are no photos in this album.”

I'm using Apple's Aperture to manage photos on my laptop. It has a built-in "share to Facebook" feature, which allows me to create a Facebook album and upload photos into it. The procedure When I ...