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Welcome to Picasa & Picasa Web Albums

You can manage and edit your photos using Picasa. To share photos and videos, use Picasa Web Albums.

How Picasa works:

  • Picasa finds and displays photos from your computer.
  • Original photos are preserved.
  • Photo edits can only be seen in Picasa until you save your changes.

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Picasa Web Albums

You can upload and share your photos online using Picasa Web Albums.

Any albums that you create in Picasa Web Albums will also be visible in Google Photos.

Sign up

To use Picasa Web Albums, sign in with your email address or Google account.

Don't have an account? Create one.

Set name and profile photo

You can change your name and profile photo on Picasa Web Albums.

Google+ user

Change your Google+ profile name

  1. Sign in to Picasa Web Albums.
  2. At the top right, click Options .
  3. Select Settings.
  4. In the General tab, next to "Your nickname", click Edit your profile.
  5. On your Google+ profile, click your name.
  6. Change your name and click Save.

Change your Google+ profile photo

  1. Follow steps 1-3 above.
  2. On your profile photo in Google+, click Change profile photo .
  3. Select an existing photo or upload a new one.
  4. Click Set as profile photo.

If you change your name and profile photo on Google+, it will also be changed across other Google apps and services.

If you don't have a Google+ profile for Picasa Web Albums

Follow these steps:

  1. At the top right, click Options .
  2. Select Settings.
  3. In the General tab, under your photo, click Change picture. To change your name, enter a new name under "Your nickname".
  4. Click Save changes.
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