Uploading from Cloud Services

When you are in your Flickr/Facebook/500px/Picasa account and select to Upload you can choose as a source Cloud File Services, this is to upload to Box, Dropbox, Google Drive or Sky Druve. The photos you select to upload from the cloud file device are downloaded directly to your upload queue for Flickr, Facebook, 500px or Picasa

Selecting pictures to upload from Cloud File Services:

  1. When in your Flickr, Facebook or 500px account, tap on Home
  2. From the menu tap on Upload. The upload list will appear, if you have not selected any photos to upload the list will be empty.
  3. To add photos to the upload list, from the toolbar at the top tap on +. This will show a popup where you can select the source of your photos. Select the cloud file service account where your photos are stored.
  4. Now browse through the folders in the Cloud File Service to select the desired photos.
  5. You can select photos by tapping on them.. If you want to select them all tap on Select All.
  6. If you have defined default values and you wish to use them for these photos, turn ON Use default upload properties.
  7. To add the selected photos to the Upload list, tap on Add Selected
  8. All the photos selected will be added to the Upload list, you will see a small thumbnail of the photo, a message indicating if the photo has EXIF information or not, and the size of the photo (by default will be the largest available).
  9. Now that you have photos in the Upload List you can proceed to upload them or you can edit them before uploading.

Editing photos before upload

Before uploading your photos, you can modify photo metadata like Title, tags, etc. The metadata available depends on the service where you are uploading photos (i.e. Flickr, 500px, Dropbox). You can also edit the photos with rotation, crops or effects using the Advanced Photo Editor.

Uploading

You can Upload all the photos in the Upload list by tapping on Upload All, or you can select some of the photos in the Upload list:

  1. From the top toolbar, tap on Edit.
  2. Tap on the photos you want to upload. The ones selected will have a check mark.
  3. Tap on the Upload button.
  4. Upload starts, only the photos with check marks will be uploaded on a given batch. You can continue to use FlickStackr/PhotoStackr for other activities.
Last updated July 23, 2013

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