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Photos

Setup

  • Install the Google Photos and PhotoSync - transfer photos apps
  • Google Photos:
    • Open and sign in to the app if needed
    • (Optional) Enable Backup & sync with Upload size > High quality
  • PhotoSync:
    • Settings:
      • Setup local transfer:
        • Configure > SMB > SMB 1:
          • Server: file-server
          • Login/Password: As Provided
          • Network Share: /Photos
          • Port: 445
        • Quick Transfer > Enable, Target > SMB
      • Setup remote transfer:
        • Configure > WebDAV > WebDAV 1:
          • Server: Address from ownCloud account
          • Port: 443
          • Login/Password: Same as ownCloud account
          • Directory: /Photos
          • Use SSL
        • Quick Transfer > Enable, Target > WebDAV
      • For Both:
        • Back in config for each target:
          • Destination Folder: Name_of_phone(YYYY-) (Change according to phone being used)
          • Create Sub-Directories > Add custom format:
            • Title: YYYY/MM-DD
            • Value: %YR/%mR-%dR
          • Wi-fi:
            • Quality: Full
            • Media:
              • Videos
              • Versions: Original + Edited
              • Screenshots
              • RAW + JPEG: Both
              • All Bursts
              • WhatsApp
              • Live Photos
          • Cellular: Same as wi-fi but with Videos disabled
          • Delete After Transfer: Yes (except Favourites)
        • Expert settings > Reverse Order

Process

  • Delete any photos that you don't want synced
  • Favourite any photos that you want to stay on the phone
  • (Optional) Open the Google Photos app and wait for it to sync new photos if you want them there faster FIXME (Test)
  • Open the PhotoSync app and tap and hold on the red sync button on the top right
  • Tap FIXME Allow delete when the sync is finished to delete the synced photos from the phone
ios/photos.txt · Last modified: 2018/11/18 14:07 by derek