Maintain Photo Gallery tagging


  1. Posts : 6
    Windows 10 Pro
       #1

    Maintain Photo Gallery tagging


    From what I read the support for Windows (Live) Photo Gallery is fading but that Photos, as far I read and checked, doesn't maintain the tags.

    I have 20k+ photos with all the people tagged. If I lose access to Photo Gallery is all the hundreds of hours of work lost?

    As you can imagine this is a major issue and I'd be grateful for any insights.

    Richard
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 27,659
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Version 21H1
       #2

    Hi RTurnock.

    While I can't say exactly how advance MS Photos is in terms of their facial recognition, some products like Google Photo scares me when it comes to facial recognition. Identify a person and let it run.

    You might want to give both products a trail. Find a couple of people in your current library at different ages in their life, load a dozen or so photos for each and determine results. You may wish to search Google Photo and see about its capabilities.


    Ken
      My Computer


  3. Posts : 6
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       #3

    Thanks. I have played with Google Photo and it, like Photo Gallery, can be eerie. I couldn't find out how to manually tag a person in Google, am I missing it?

    I can't believe Microsoft did this there must be millions of photos and millions of hours work at risk of being wasted.

    Thanks again

    Richard
      My Computer


  4. Posts : 27,659
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Version 21H1
       #4

    I don't remember. Was helping someone else although I do have to do something with my wife's Picasa's abb. It is no longer being developed.

    You could review Google Help.

    https://support.google.com/photos/?hl=en#topic=6128856
      My Computer


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:01.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums