Picasa is software that helps you instantly find, edit and share all the pictures on your PC. Every time you open Picasa, it automatically locates all your pictures (even ones you forgot you had) and sorts them into visual albums organized by date with folder names you will recognize. You can drag and drop to arrange your albums and make labels to create new groups. Picasa makes sure your pictures are always organized.
Picasa also makes advanced editing simple by putting one-click fixes and powerful effects at your fingertips. And Picasa makes it a snap to share your pictures, you can email, print photos home, make gift CDs, instantly share your images and albums, and even post pictures on your own blog.
What's happening to Picasa? Picasa is now retired. (If you speak English, you can.) After Picasa is retired: • Picasa should continue to work anywhere it's installed, and you don't need to take any action. • There won't be any more updates to Picasa. Picasa will only work online. • Picasa will no longer be available for download. Er With Resume Support.
What's happening to Picasa Web Albums? After May 1, 2016, we will begin retiring Picasa Web Albums. (If you speak English, you can.) After Picasa Web Albums is retired, you'll be able to: • See and edit albums you created using Google Photos. (This won't include photo tags, comments, or +1's.) • Download your albums using. • See all your albums and metadata, including photos you've uploaded to Google+, Blogger, and Hangouts, in the. Links that will continue to work • Links to photos and albums whose URLs use your user ID number (and not your username).
• Links to Public Galleries whose URLs use your user ID number (and not your username). Links that will stop working • Slideshows embedded on websites. • Picasa Web Albums & photos embedded on websites. • Links to photos, albums, and Public Galleries whose URLs use your username (and not your user ID number). Switch to Google Photos With Google Photos, you can: • Create albums • Share photos • Edit photos • Search your photos for people, places, and things • See captions you added by clicking Info after opening the photo or video. Add photos to Google Photos Albums that you've already synced to Picasa Web Albums are already in Google Photos.
These photos won’t automatically appear in Google Photos, but you can access them with your Picasa Web Albums data at the Album Archive. What if I have a question? Please visit the Picasa Product Forum. Photos Resources >Photos & Picasa FAQ >Picasa >How to > How to install a previous version of Picasa In most situations this is really not recommended because older versions of Picasa may stop working because incompatibilities with your operating system and Google servers.
Picasa no longer works online, so you will not be able to add or sync albums or individual photos. To upload individual photos and videos, download the Backup and Sync application. Picasa Web Albums actions and features that don't work in Google Photos • Photo tags, tagging people, likes, +1's, and Picasa Web comments. You can see these in the. • Making slideshows. • Embedding photos or albums onto websites.
• Accessing photos you uploaded to Google+, Blogger, and Hangouts. • Following people. • Viewing public galleries.