icloud photo library

  1. Piipperi

    Lost all of my albums from iCloud Photos after enabling it on iPhone

    Is there any way to recover those albums? (The photos are still in my library I think)
  2. aaronraimist

    iPhone Since updating to iOS 13.4 my Photos app is messed up

    Ever since I updated from 13.3.1 to iOS 13.4 my Photos app is showing photos out of order and is generally messed up. A few hours after I updated I went to the Recents album and I almost had a heart attack because it was showing me photos from December and I thought it had deleted all of my...
  3. S

    Anyone else having iCloud Photo Library syncing problems in Catalina?

    After installing Catalina my iCloud preferences had iCloud Photo Library disabled for some reason. I turned it back on and I got warnings that my photo library might be too big to upload–despite my photo library already being uploaded. Anyway, I just let it do its thing and iCloud seemed to...
  4. J

    Frustrations with iCloud Photos

    Hi, I'm having quite an exasperating time with the above and would appreciate any thoughts from similarly afflicted people. I'll try and explain the situation as concisely as possible. So I have a large Photos library on my Mac (let's call it A). 18 months ago I tried to save them all to the...
  5. D

    iCloud Photo Library 'All photos' changed order

    Can anyone please shed light: I recently noticed after a software update that the 'all photos' tab was showing photos out of order, i.e. a big chunk of my library from 2010-2014 is now near the bottom with the most current photos from this year but in the 'Photos' or 'Moments' tabs, they are in...
  6. E

    Photos App - manually adding referenced photos to iCloud

    Hi All, I am using iCloud Photo Library on my iPhone and iPad to automatically upload all my photos from those devices to iCloud. On my Mac I can see these photos which is all good, as iCloud Photo Library is enabled. However, on my Mac, I have chosen not to enable "Copy items to the Photos...
  7. mrgreeneyes

    icloud photo library question

    Hello, I have about 20,000 photos in iCloud library. that I uploaded, but now I have cleaned up a lot of those photos on my mac in photos. if I turn on Photo library again to sync my photos, will it keep all the old photos and add the new photos that I have imported and modified or will it ask...
  8. T

    iCloud photo library - Locations lost

    Hello, I must mention that I've contacted Apple support many many times about that, there were a bunch of call back from them and email conversations with senior advisors, but there was no success in finding a solution for this issue. What they've told me in our final conversation over the...
  9. I

    Photos Location Showing as "home" on iOS but not Mac os

    Hi just wondering is anyone else noticing an odd location bug/glitch on iOS and MacOS when you take a photo at your house or near your house the location of that photo will display as "home" but the same photo on the Mac will display as the location where the house is and not "home" as it does...
  10. miamialley

    iPhone X How to not waste wifi hotspot data on photo uploads via iCloud/photostream?

    Going to Europe next week and have a wifi hotspot. Will be taking a lot of pictures and do not want to waste wifi hotspot data on the phone uploading photos to iCloud or photostream. It seems that disabling creates a problem after when I turn it back on after the trip (deleting all photos then...
  11. M

    Reconfigure Photos.app after OS Reinstall

    I recently bought a new Mac and I need to configure Photos.app to use my massive 1.1TB Photos.app Library that I have stored on an external drive. Thing is, I also have iCloud Photo Library enabled and when I initially tried linking the fresh install of Photos.app to the 1.1TB Library by...
  12. Crash Davis

    VSCO (iOS) exports disappear from iCloud Photo Library

    I'm having an issue where some VSCO exports will show up briefly in my iCloud Photo Library and then disappear. I've deleted every photo in the VSCO Cam folder in iCloud and re-exported all of my photos from VSCO several times and it's always the same photos that are missing after the sync...
  13. randy98mtu

    Replacing image files in Photos

    So for some reason years ago when I was exporting my RAW files to jpeg's, I decided to do them at varying lower resolutions since displays were not capable of much higher. Now I would like to export full resolution files. I have been doing faces and tagging in the Photos/iCloud photos. Is...
  14. Centris 650

    Photos Mac app and iCloud issue

    I recently turned off "iCloud Photo Library" to save some space on my iCloud account. I didn't realize it at the time but my wife really liked the ability to browse all of her photos on her iPhone. So I upped our storage and and clicked iCloud sharing back on....but I still get the "XX days...
  15. L

    iCloud Photo Library Setup

    Is there a proper sequence to setting up iCloud Photo Library on my Mac, iPhone and iPad? That is, do I start with the Mac by enabling the photo library in Photos and then once the photos are uploaded in the iCloud, go to the other devices and enable the photo library. Is there any other info...
  16. J

    Photos: Showing nested folders

    Hi, I recently read somewhere that the Photos app on Apple TV does not support displaying user created folders within folders (as created for example in the Photos app on Mac). Is this still the case with the latest software version on Apple TV (and if so, isn't that a very weird inconsistency...
  17. NightFox

    iCloud Photo Library Sync Broken

    I have a Photos.app photo library on my Mac which is about 178GB. I had this successfully synced with iCloud until a couple of months back when it stopped syncing properly. To fix this, I tried disabling iCloud Photo Library (on all my devices), but rather than delete all the photos from my...
  18. joelion

    iPhone iOS iCloud Photo Library immediately removes pics/videos after taking them

    I have used iCloud Photo Library since it was available. Because I have a huge photo library (~100GB), I have always used the "Optimize iPhone Storage" option on my phone. In previous versions of iOS, this meant that typically older pictures would be removed, leaving only the thumbnails, while...
  19. M

    Cloud based based alternative to Photos (with iCloud sharing)

    Hello, I use iCloud Photo Sharing for all my photos that I take with my iPhone or iPad. However I also own a DSLR that I use and I am looking for another app/service to use for my DSLR pictures. I really like Aperture, but as I use both a home computer and a laptop - cloud sharing is rather...
  20. angelofioren

    iCloud Photo Reindexed itself for no reason

    My iCloud Photo Library on my iPhone 8 Plus completely removed itself and then updated itself. It was as if I signed out of iCloud and signed back in, even though I did not. It's gone back to normal, but it there any reason this would have happened? Is this a strange iOS bug?No photos were lost...