You can safely delete duplicates, leaving one original. The way I got rid of the picturesame the first time was I removed my Google account from my phone and then I added it again. You are now all cleaned up. But when I want to delete a picture from my phone that is backed up to Picasa I don't want to have to delete my account each time. I was annoyed at that, considering Google never asked my permission to upload my pictures.
Thank you so so much, To memii4447: You my friend are a lifesaver! How does it differ from Google Drive, and Google+ and Circle. But I also found that if you want to delete the Picasa folder in your Gallery on your phone. I believe it will only delete the cache and not your pictures. PicBackMan is the easiest and simplest way to keep your photos safely backed up in one or more online accounts. So technically this album does not exist anywhere any longer. The sync setting stayed, but the disabled setting did not.
Here's an effortless way to backup photos - PicBackMan. Look for them yourself or let Picasa attempt to identify them automatically. Posted via Android Central AppI had never used Picassa, yet the pictures from my old phone showed up on the S5 under Picassa pics. Effective guides to uninstall Picasa thoroughly from Windows 1. Open Gallery Goto Setting Click on your and scroll to the bottom. If you have synced your Google account with Android device and syncing Picasa Web album is enabled, then you will be able to see your photos from Picasa account on your Android device's gallery. This keeps Picasa from adding photos during an import when you already have them in your collection.
No luck for me though. You are now all cleaned up. If you are looking for a step by step process to delete Picasa photos from Android device, read below. Open Gallery Goto Setting Click on your and scroll to the bottom. Thanks for the best writeup I've come across describing the latest versions of these applications. I've also deleted the Picasa album directly within Google+. His writing has appeared on many websites providing a plethora of technology information and tutorials.
There is definitely a sync issue with what is on the my Web account and what is on my device on my S5 and S4 The way to get rid of the files on your phone is: hold down the gallery icon until the Creat Folder, App Info, X Cancel menu appears pull the icon up to the App Info icon and release When the new screen appears select Clear Data. This does not delete the folder or its contents from your hard drive; it simply removes it from Picasa. Here is the post I'm agreeing with: Thank you but all the option does is just hide it - They are still there if you set the option again. You can also easily delete your Picasa photos from your Android device. Wanna uninstall Picasa but worry about the program cannot be totally removed? Uninstall Picasa more effectively with Total Uninstaller If you are not willing to conduct the app removal, and also want to skip the risky and complicated registry removal, you can apply Total Uninstaller to complete the removal for you. I care not whether they are still there; at least they're still hidden and that is my main focus. When I tried your method with the three dots it worked perfectly! If they're in more than one folder, you may or may not want to delete them.
Remove it with Windows built-in uninstaller This is a traditional and manual way to remove the program, in case of some users are not familiar to the computer and easily make manual error, it is suggested to back up your photos beforehand. There is definitely a sync issue with what is on the my Web account and what is on my device on my S5 and S4Oh what a pain! Do you have Google account? Basic information of Picasa Picasa is an image organizer and image viewer for organizing and editing digital photos, it is created by Lifescape but later acquired by Google in July 2004. . I have the sync settings turned off or disabled but I cant seem to remove photos from the album that is in my gallery. I have the same issue.
Staring at me when I open my gallery on my s5 So irritating This didn't work for me. I had tried everything above and it was so confusing, I could not get anywhere. I can't find the three dots and its really annoying. Finally got rid of it using this! Eventhough I am no longer syncing Picasa the album and photos are still there. Posted via Android Central App Oh what a pain! The way I got rid of the picturesame the first time was I removed my Google account from my phone and then I added it again. The work around used for prior galaxy devices does not seem to be possible.
If you have created Google account and set up with Android device, then you can sync your Google account with your Android device. I have tried a few different things and I can not seem to have any luck. This method is usually reliable but since it's experimental, it may not be completely reliable. This didn't work for me. Uncheck Sync Picasa Web album.
Locate the first set of duplicate photographs in Picasa. To keep it from happening again. I have deleted the photos from my account on the laptop, disabled syncing, etc. Within seconds after restarting and going into Gallery, the albums appear again. Therefore, if you are not good at computer, please be very careful to modify or delete the registry inside. You may occasionally notice that you have more than one copy of a photo in your Picasa collection. So technically this album does not exist anywhere any longer.