How to Upload Photos to Picasa from your Android Tablet - dummies

How to Upload Photos to Picasa from your Android Tablet

On your Android tablet, part of your Google account includes access to the online photo sharing website Picasa web. If you haven’t yet been to the Picasa website on the Internet, use a computer to visit it.

Configure things by logging in to your Google account on that website.

Your Picasa account is automatically synchronized with your Android tablet. Any pictures you put on Picasa are echoed to your tablet, accessed through the Gallery app. If not, follow these steps to ensure that Picasa is being property synced:

  1. On the Home screen, touch the Apps icon.

  2. Open the Settings app.

  3. Access your Google account.

    Choose your Google account below the Accounts heading. If there is no Accounts heading, choose Accounts & Sync and then choose your Google account from the list under Manage Accounts.

    On some Samsung tablets, touch the General tab and choose the Accounts item from the left side of the screen. Choose Google and then touch your Google account (your Gmail address).

  4. Ensure that there’s a check mark by the Sync Picasa web Albums item, although it might be titled Google Photos.

    That’s pretty much it.

Any images you have on Picasa web are automatically copied to your Android tablet from now on.

If you prefer not to have Picasa synchronize your images, repeat these steps, but remove the check mark in Step 4.


  • Picasa albums feature the Picasa logo.

  • Images stored on Picasa can be viewed on your tablet, but not edited. To edit or otherwise manage the images, go to the Picasa web website on the Internet.