Sending a Photo to Your Facebook Account Using Photoshop Elements 11 - dummies

Sending a Photo to Your Facebook Account Using Photoshop Elements 11

By Barbara Obermeier, Ted Padova

Part of Photoshop Elements 11 All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Photoshop Elements 11 makes it easy to share photos with social networks. Built right into Photoshop Elements are Share Panel links to services such as Facebook, YouTube, SmugMug Gallery, and more.

To send a photo to your Facebook account:

  1. Select one or more photos in the Organizer.

  2. Click Share (top-right corner) to open the Share panel.

  3. Click Facebook in the Share panel.

    The Facebook wizard opens.

  4. Click Authorize.

    You must first authorize your account in Elements by supplying your log on and password. The Facebook Login web page opens.

  5. Type your Login and Password.

  6. Click Log In

  7. Complete the Authorization.

    After logging into your Facebook account, close the web page, and you return to Elements. Click Complete Authorization. The next page in the Facebook wizard opens (see figure). Here, you make decisions for uploading your photo(s).


  8. Choose an Album.

    You have options for uploading photos to an existing Facebook album or to create a new album. Make a choice in the Facebook wizard. If you choose to upload to a new album, supply an album name, location, and description by typing in the fields in the wizard.

  9. Choose who can see your photos.

    From the drop-down menu, make a choice for who can see your photos.

  10. Choose a photo quality and click Upload to complete the task.