Show or Hide OneDrive Images and Images from Private folder in Photos App

Photos App in Windows 10 by default, show all the pictures situated in completely different folders on a PC. While this seems a useful possibility for some, some could not prefer it. If you would like, you may configure the app to not show footage beneath any specific folder. You also can make it present or disguise OneDrive photos as nicely. Let us see how one can add or take away folders from the Photos app.

Exclude or Hide Images from a specific folder

If you wouldn’t like footage from a specific folder to be displayed by the  ‘Photos App’ then, launch the Photos app and select ‘Settings’ from Photos App Menu.

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Next, beneath ‘Sources‘ heading merely select a folder whose photos you wouldn’t wish to be displayed beneath ‘Photos App’ and hit the ‘x’ button to place a mark in opposition to it.

Stop Photos app from displaying OneDrive photos

If you might be utilizing a Microsoft Account account to login Windows 10, then the Photos App, by default, shows all photos saved to OneDrive account and residing elsewhere in your PC. But you may change this and make it not show the OneDrive photos.

To do that, launch Windows 10 Photos app. Choose the Menu (seen as three dots) and choose Settings.

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Next, transfer to the Microsoft OneDrive part and flip off ‘Show my cloud-only content material from OneDrive’ account possibility as proven in the screenshot to cease the Photos app from displaying your photos from OneDrive.

Alternatively, in case you are utilizing a Local consumer account on Windows 10, you may configure Photos App to showcase OneDrive footage. For this,

Simply, open the Photos app, go to Settings and in the Microsoft OneDrive part, transfer the slider to allow ‘Show my cloud-only content material from OneDrive account’ possibility. Instantly, the OneDrive sign-in dialog will pop up.

Enter your OneDrive sign-in particulars and hit the sign-in possibility.

Finally, choose when you would wish to see photos from OneDrive footage folder or all folders in your OneDrive account. The web page, in addition to the pictures, will show the at the moment used house and the overall quantity of house accessible in your OneDrive account.

That is it!

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