I also checked that possibility in Managing Files Using Desktop Applications. See your full list of benefits on the About Prime help page. I've been looking for it but am constantly directed to their Amazon Drive app. Let me know if you need further help and I'll be here! Remember that Prime members get unlimited photo storage. There are a variety of offline techniques for those traveling with laptops, the easiest of which is to backup your photos on an inexpensive. Lemme be clear, Amazon Prime Photos and Amazon Cloud are actually two separate services.
Long time subscriber, first time poster… love your blog. We recommend you leave this as the default for now. To learn how to backup Amazon Cloud Drive photos to OneDrive on your Android phone, check out the steps below. When seeking purchase recommendations, please be specific about how much you can spend. The unlimited storage option was appealing, but Google Photos seemed like a better system. Once they are stored in Prime Photos, you can delete them from your iPhone to free up space.
Originally a bookseller, Amazon is now invading nearly every facet of our lives these days, from its smart speakers to original television content. As you can imagine, this becomes a mind-numbingly tedious process, and I would love to see Amazon include some sort of bulk download capabilities in the future. . Please be sure to read before posting. You'll need to download and install the to your computer to get started.
As for a Prime Photos dedicated desktop app, I don't believe there is one. It depends on the code used, the way the app is designed and packaged. Do not take it as legal, financial, or tax advice for your personal situation. To manage this setting, tap Menu, then tap Settings, and open Auto-Save. Ideally follow the 3 2 1 rule. If you kept the sync folder set to the default but you already have a large and populated photo directory, now is the time to switch the default to your primary photo directory. And because an Amazon Prime account can be shared with up to 5 family members, if you know someone in your family who already uses Amazon Prime you can piggy back off of their account for free! Auto-upload from mobile, shared libraries, facial recognition, search—how could anyone compete? In select cities, eligible items can be delivered the same day they're ordered.
When Amazon Drive is finished backing up your photos and videos, you can uninstall Google Drive Backup and Sync. As for getting them into the cloud? Depending on the amount and size of photos you take, you may be able to get by using a free storage solution like , , , , or. They have two different purposes behind them. All you have to do is download the app to get started. If you shoot solely stills, Prime Photos Storage is brilliant and well worth the money. So not sure what to tell you.
The Bottom Line is in its infancy, so there are a few things that could use improvement. There are tons of lesser known benefits included with your Prime membership. This is a place to politely discuss the tools, technique and culture of the craft. You'll then see options to enable Auto-Save for photos, videos, or both and choose your preferred network settings for uploading. Amazon Photos has been trying to upload over 10,000 duplicates from my phone. Hopefully I never have to deal with the painful download process, but if I do, then lots of other things have gone wrong, and I'll be happy to restore what I can! See the screenshots below: The interface once the file has completed uploading.
Now I'm encountering the problem that when moving files and folders on my Windows file system within the area being backed-up, Amazon Drive will create duplicates within Amazon Drive. Upload photos from your desktop computer, and store them all safely with the Amazon Photos desktop app. Now just choose the folder to move the files to. Once your files are uploaded, you can access them from your computer, your phone, or your tablet, all with the Amazon Drive app. I highly doubt they would provide the sources though. Otherwise, to keep your data usage down, leave it turned off in the default state.
If using the computer based application, you first just need to sign in with your Amazon Prime account. Streaming video is another well known Prime feature. Tap an album to open it, and then tap each photo you'd like to upload from that album. Together, they cited information from. Apologies I was off for a day : I reached out to development for a better answer and they said that in uploading the duplicates Drive will recognize the duplicates and ask if you want to keep or replace. Only if you are online and they were backed upare you safe.
Retrieving Your Photos Retrieving your backed up photos is the area where Cloud Drive could use the most improvement. Sharing images from Prime Photos You can share your images from Prime Photos, but the scope is somewhat limited. Install the from the App Store. Once sorted by date it was pretty clear that they were all coming in as duplicates. If you are not backing up your photos during travel, you are asking for trouble.
Most likely, Amazon will offer you the chance to return to Prime and regain access, rather than simply delete them the second you miss a Prime payment. Unfortunately there is currently no passive solution for syncing photos to Cloud Drive for your computer unlike the convenience of Dropbox, Crashplan, et al , so all uploading must be done manually. Using Amazon Prime is easy, and membership allows you to access plenty of excellent benefits. You can download the Amazon Drive mobile and desktop apps for free from the Apple or Google Play stores. Who is going to want to go through the hassle of moving all the photos off Amazon? Tip: The Cloud Drive Photos app can also be configured to automatically save your Camera Roll to Cloud Drive. If you do not wish to post your simple questions to the Official Questions thread we cordially invite you to post your question to , they love questions as standalone posts! Try a 30-day free trial.