In this article, we will guide you with the whole process to use Google Photos in Windows 10.

Google Photos in Windows 10

Follow this procedure step by step:

Open your Google Drive in a browser.

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Click on Settings button as highlighted in the above image. Again click Settings menu as below image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Under the General tab, check the box named Create a Google Photos folder and click Done as below image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Once you have checked that checkbox, a folder named Google Photos will appear in your Google Drive as below image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Again go to the Settings button and click Get Backup and Sync for Windows. It will redirect you to another URL, click the Download button as the following image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

It will download a setup, install that as the following image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

As installation is complete, it will show the following screen:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Another screen will appear, click Get Started button.

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

It will ask you to Sign in as the following image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

As you will enter Sign in details, choose the folder which you want to Sync and backup and click Next button. The following image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

It will open the Google Drive folder with backup folders as follows:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Now open Photos app from Windows 10 as follows:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

As you will open the Photos app, click on the right side of the screen as select the Settings option as follows:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Now click Add folder button as the following image is showing:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

Now add the Google Photos folder to Photos app as follows:

, How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

As you have added Google Photos to Photos app, now you will be able to use Google Photos in Windows 10’s Photos app.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to use Google Photos in Windows 10.

How to use Google Photos in Windows 10
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One thought on “How to use Google Photos in Windows 10

  • May 31, 2020 at 7:18 am
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    Great instructions. To bad the “add photos folder” option doesn’t appear in the General settings tab any longer.

    Please fix!
    Thanks

    Reply

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