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The Library Statistics Menu

Mylio’s Library Statistics view is a great way to see in-depth information about your library health and content. The Library Statistics panel can show you an assorted array of information, including… Devices and device health File types Camera used...

Importing with Copy Folders

Mylio has a variety of Import options that will bring your photos into the Mylio Library...

Understanding Places View

Many cameras, including cell phones, will include GPS data in the photo’s metadata. This makes it easy to know just where the photo was taken, and provides a valuable, and automatic, way for you to sort your photos. Mylio’s...

Guest Mode

Guest Mode is an option that allows you to put a device with Mylio installed in a "view only" mode, allowing others to look through your photos while preventing them from editing, moving, or deleting photos...

Understanding Auto-Advance

Mylio’s auto-advance features allow for a quick and easy way to tag any let of photos – no matter the size. Auto-advance waits for you to rate, flag, tag, or face-recognize an image before automatically showing you the next image....

What’s New in Mylio?

  We’ve released a small update to Mylio 3.0 that addresses a few issues and adds a few features. Mylio 3.0 is a major upgrade, please see the release notes below this if you are upgrading to Mylio 3.0....

Mylio Change Log and Version Release Notes

Updated: January 12th, 2018 Version: 3.0rrr Release Date: January 12th, 2018 Mac Build: 4849 Windows Build:4849 iOS Build: 4849 Android Build: 4849 Unwanted media is now hidden by default. Lightroom Classic now shows in the Open With… Unparsable media no...

Duplicating Photos

There are several reasons why you might want to duplicate a photo. The main reason that having a duplicate photo is relevant is to have a completely unedited copy and a version of a photo that you can make...

An Overview of Interface

Mylio’s interface is designed to be easily navigable and highly functional...

Mylio Quick Start Guide

The new home for all of your photos is as fun to learn as it is to use. We’ll walk you through the first steps of getting your photos imported, protected and on all of your devices.

Understanding Folder View

What are folders? Folders are the primary means of organization in Mylio. Folders allow you to directly manipulate your files inside and outside of Mylio so that the changes you make are not Mylio specific. Folder view in Mylio is where...

Set Desktop Photo

Wouldn’t it be great if your favorite photo could be easy seen whenever you use your computer, even with Mylio closed? Mylio makes it easy to set your desktop’s background image to any photo that you are currently viewing...

Overview of the Sync Panel

The Sync Panel is integral to understanding how to sync across devices, protection, and storage management within your Mylio system...

Understanding Flutter

Flutter is an easy way to see which photos are in a folder or album and easily set the cover of that folder or album. It is also a great way to show off your photos! When using the...

Signing Out and Removing a Mylio Device from Your Account

Mylio is designed to be signed into once, allowing you to skip entering your Mylio email and password every time you open the application. While Mylio does not have a traditional sign-out, you can easily unregister your account from Mylio...

Importing from an External Drive

Mylio can utilize external drives in multiple ways with your Mylio Library. This includes importing photos from your external drive to your machine, displaying the photos on your external drive without copying them to your machine, or even protecting...

An Overview of Mylio’s Mobile Interface

Note: Some of the information on this page may be relevant only to paid Mylio subscribers. Learn more about the benefits of upgrading your Mylio account here. Mylio’s interfaces are designed to be easily navigable and highly functional. Both...

The Navigation Panel

Mylio’s Navigation Panel is designed to primarily adjust the view of the center panel...

The Details Panel

Complete control over your photos can be found within Mylio’s Details Panel...

Import with Source Folders

Importing photos into Mylio using the ‘Source Folders’ command is a quick and easy way to display photos that are already organized on your machine in a view that is familiar but within the Mylio application. My Library is...

Confirm Drag and Drop

When using Mylio on your mobile device, you may inadvertently drag and drop an image or folder onto another folder. Because Mylio is continuously syncing, this means your photos will be rearranged on your computer as well. If this...

Importing Lightroom Photos

Importing your Lightroom photos into Mylio is easy and allows for expansive interoperability between the two applications...

Understanding Life Calendar

Mylio’s Life Calendar is a unique view that combines both the Calendar View and the Event View to create an easily navigable timeline of your photos that are marked and organized inside of important events. With a populated Life...

Creating, Editing and Viewing Events

Events in Mylio are based on a designated date or range of dates. By creating an event, you are telling Mylio that all photos from the specific date(s) can be grouped together. Creating an event does not alter or move...

Customizing Event View

Mylio’s Event View allows for extensive customization to ensure that you enjoy using and navigating your events. Most customization is done from the View Menu at the top right of the center panel. Sort By / View Menu Options Sort...

Understanding the Device Map

Mylio’s Device Map is a simple but powerful panel that allows you to see the status of all of your devices in a single window. Although a simple view, the Device Map contains a lot of information and options… Locating...

Protecting Your Photos

What does “Protection” means? Mylio is designed with the protection your memories in mind. To do this, Mylio relies on a popular protection method called “3-3-2”. The 3-3-2 protection method is based around having 3 copies of your data...

Thumbnails, Previews and Originals

Choosing the correct photo size and quality for your device is an important step when first setting up Mylio. While this decision can be changed at any time, you are initially deciding in which quality you would like to...

The Ratings Bar

Rating Photos in Desktop View  The rating bar in Mylio makes it easy to keep your photos organized. Use these tools to visually tag your photos into different categories. The rating bar can be opened easily by selecting the...

The Menu Bar

While most everything can be changed from the interface on Mylio, there are some controls that are specific to the Mac or Windows versions of Mylio. These options are generally found within Mylio’s menu bar. The menu bar in...

Understanding Syncing with RendezVous

Note: This is a premium feature available to paid Mylio subscribers. Learn more about the benefits of upgrading your Mylio account here. Mylio’s RendezVous feature allows for devices to communicate that are not on the same network by connecting them...

Understanding Syncing with Mylio

  Keeping all of your devices in sync is easy with Mylio. Syncing allows each of your devices, whether it be computers, phones, tablets, or even external hard drives to always have the same information. Syncing also ensures that...

Adding a NAS or USB Protection Device

Protecting your original files on a NAS or USB device is an easy way to gain an extra level of protection in Mylio...

Adding Additional Devices

We’ve designed Mylio so that you can easily take your photos with you wherever you go. This means that installing Mylio on all of your devices is an integral part of the Mylio experience. Mylio can be installed on...

Face Recognition

Mylio’s face recognition helps keep your photos organized by creating custom albums in the People view of your friends and family...

The Search Bar

Searching for photos, videos, folders, albums, or just about anything is easy in Mylio...

Importing Facebook Photos

Importing your photos from Facebook is a quick and easy way to populate your Mylio library with some of your favorite photos. Using Mylio’s Facebook Album import will copy any photos that you want from your Facebook albums directly...

Mylio and CaptureOne

As of this time, Capture One is not part of our import, export or editing process. The interoperability between both applications would have to be on the file system level. With that being said, changes made to a local copy...

Protecting Media to Amazon Drive

Mylio allows you to easily protect your photos to the cloud by backing up your library with Amazon Drive...

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Mylio

Tips for the beginner, moderate, or expert Mylio user.

Protecting Media to Google Drive

Note: This is a premium feature available to paid Mylio subscribers. Learn more about the benefits of upgrading your Mylio account here. Mylio allows you to easily protect your photos to the cloud by backing up your library with Google Drive....

Set Folder or Album Cover

Keeping your photos organized is easiest when you know what to expect when opening a folder or album. This makes setting the cover image for a folder not only fun, but important in making your library easily navigable. When...

Device Sync Policies

Note: Some of the features in this article are only available to paid Mylio subscribers. Learn more about the benefits of upgrading your Mylio account here. Device Policies in Mylio allows you to adjust which quality of photo syncs...

Customizing Calendar View

Customizing your calendar is an important step in ensuring that all of your photos are easily locatable. Mylio offers extensive customization of the calendar from a variety of menus. View Menu Customization Mylio’s View Menu gives you overall calendar...

Renaming Files

As part of its organization process Mylio allows you to rename all of your photos. When first imported, all file names with be the same as they are on your camera or import device. However, by changing the image...

Importing Flickr photos

Importing your photos from Flickr is a quick and easy way to populate your Mylio library with some of your favorite photos. Using Mylio’s Flickr import tool will copy your public photos directly into the Mylio Library from your...

Using the Histogram

Mylio produces photo histograms. A histogram is a representative graph of pixel distribution within...

Importing From a NAS

If your photos are stored on a networked hard drive, or a NAS, you may wonder what the best import option is for you. Mylio’s “Add NAS Device” command allows for any photo added into Mylio to automatically be sent...

Adjusting White Balance

White balance is defined as the “true white” for a photo. It helps a camera “predict” what all other colors will be within an image. If an image’s white balance is off, the image may appear too cool or...

Editing with Tone Tools

Under both the histogram and white balance tools in the edit panel, there is a panel that says “tone.” Within tone there are sliders for Exposure, Contrast, Highlights, Shadows, Whites, Blacks, Clarity. Each one of these can be adjusted...

Editing with Treatment Tools

The treatment feature within Mylio allows you to color treat your photos. You are able to adjust the saturation, vibrancy and sharpness of your photo. You also have the option to convert your photo to black and white and...

Auto-Enhance Photos

Making your amazing photos even more amazing is easy with Mylio’s auto-enhance tool. Using this tool asks Mylio to make smart, beautiful edits to your photo so you don’t have to. Using the auto-enhance tool Locate the photo you...

The Crop Tool

The Crop Tool allows you to not only cut your image to a desired size while remove unwanted aspect of the photo. Select an image and open the Edit panel. Select the crop tool icon at the top of the...

Fixing Red Eye

Red-Eye removal helps you edit your images when flash, or light in an image has created the affect of your subject having red eyes. Select the image that you want to fix and open the edit panel Zoom in large...

Editing Metadata

Editing your photo’s metadata is easy with Mylio. Making sure each photo is properly keyworded, has the correct date and time, and captioned correctly can save valuable time in the future when searching for the perfect photo. What metadata...

Find Photos Using Multiple Keywords

In Mylio, you can search for photos that contain only a single keyword or photos that contain multiple keywords. By default, when searching multiple keywords Mylio will return all photos with any of the supplied keywords. To search for...

Understanding Album View

What Are Albums? Albums are a unique way for you to sort, store, and organize your photos within Mylio. When adding photos to albums, you are not duplicating the image but only referencing the original file. This means you...

Edits and Information that Mylio Imports From iPhoto

When running Mylio’s automatic iPhoto import, there may be some data in iPhoto that does not translate directly to Mylio. Below is a list of information that Mylio does and does not support.  iPhoto  Mylio Rating Rating Keywords Keywords Flag Flag...

Importing Apple Photos Library

Mylio makes moving your entire Apple Photos library into Mylio easy with the full Photos migration tool. Mylio’s Photos import tool will bring over your original images and albums. Photos import does not include edits made to your photos. Please note: If you...

Importing iPhoto Library Photos

Mylio makes moving your entire iPhoto Library into the Mylio system quick and easy with the full iPhoto migration tool. Mylio’s iPhoto migration tool includes the ability to bring over the vast majority of information found within your iPhoto...

Importing Aperture Library Photos

  Mylio makes moving your entire Aperture Library into the Mylio system quick and easy with the full Aperture migration tool. Mylio’s Aperture migration tool includes the ability to bring over the vast majority of information found within your...

Editing Mylio Photos in Other apps

Mylio includes an advanced set of editing tools to fully edit your photo. However, in some instances, you may want to use another photo editing application that you currently have installed. Luckily, with just a few clicks Mylio makes...

Adjusting Time and Date for Photos or Sets of Photos

Mylio has powerful tools to help you keep your photos’ metadata correct and up to date. Mylio has two different ways to alter a photos capture date. First, follow these steps to bring up the Time and Date picker…...

Sync Panel Options

The Sync Panel is integral to understanding how to sync across devices, protection, and storage management within your Mylio system...

Integrating Mylio with Lightroom

Like Mylio, Lightroom is a non-destructive photo editing application. This means edits made in Lightroom are not written to the photo...

Setting Up Mylio for Multiple Users On One Mac or PC

Mylio is designed to run as a single instance of your library on each machine, this means there can not be multiple Mylio libraries within the same user on a single machine. If you would like to run multiple copies of...

List of Lightroom Edits Supported by Mylio

Mylio supports a select number of edits from Lightroom. We are constantly looking to improve our editing...

Search vs. Filter

Mylio allows for two different types of searches to assist in finding the best possible result for your search...

Emailing Photos On a Computer

Sharing your memories with friends and family is a great way to keep in touch. Luckily, Mylio makes emailing your photos easy, directly from within the Mylio application. To share a photo in Mylio… Open Mylio and select the...

Understanding Show TPO

Show TPO is a quick and easy way to view and change sync policies for the device you are currently using without using the sync panel. In using Show TPO, each photo and folder will have its sync policy displayed directly...

Setting Capture Dates For Photos Without an Exact Date

Sometimes you may have photos that you do not know an exact date for. Scanned photos, inherited photos, and computer images may require less of a defined capture time than the standard DAY/MONTH/YEAR TIME is designed for. In these...

Importing Google Photos and Picasa Photos

Importing from Google services like Picasa or Google Photos is easy with Mylio’s Google import tool. This tool allows you to select any album that is stored in Picasa on the web or Google Photos for import to Mylio....

Adding and Editing Keywords

Adding or editing keywords in Mylio is an easy way to keep all of your photos organized and easily searchable...

Sharing Photos Using the iOS Share Menu

In Mylio you can share your photos, folders, albums, and videos using the built in iOS sharing options. This makes it convenient to email photos, iMessage or text message photos, utilize iCloud Photo Sharing, and even send photos to...

Importing Photos From iOS Camera Roll

When first logging in to Mylio on your iOS device (iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch), you will be asked if you would like to import your device’s Camera Roll. The Camera Roll includes any photos that you have taken...

Managing Mylio Account Details

  Your Mylio account details can be accessed by selecting “Sign In” at the top right of www.mylio.com. Here you can login with your Mylio email and password or using Facebook if you have signed up for Mylio using...

Importing Photos From Media Library On Android

When first logging in to Mylio on your Android device you will be asked if you would like to import your device’s Media Library. The Media Library includes any photos that you have taken with your Android device, or...

Importing From Storage Cards

Mylio will automatically detect and allow you to import from storage cards that are attached to your computer either directly or through a USB dongle. Importing photos from storage cards is easy… Insert your storage card directly into your...

What is Mylio?

Mylio is photo organizing and management application that puts all your digital images at your fingertips — from any of your mobile or desktop devices, anytime. Even when you’re not connected to the internet. Consolidate. Mylio will clean up...

Edits and Information that Mylio Imports From Aperture

When running Mylio’s automatic Aperture import, there may be some data in Aperture that does not translate directly to Mylio. Below is a list of information that Mylio does and does not support.  Aperture  Mylio Rating Rating  Keywords Keywords...

Using the Mylio Lightroom Plugin

While most edits will be seen in Mylio simply by writing Lightroom edits to XMP files, some users may use edits in Lightroom that...

Custom Sync Settings

Custom sync preferences can be used in a variety of ways. For instance, you can set all media rated 5 stars to sync original photos...

Downloading and Installing Mylio On Your Computer

Downloading and installing Mylio for your Windows or Mac OS X computer.

Adjusting Folder and File Sync Policies

Mylio allows for you to select whether you would like to sync thumbnails, previews, originals for specific files or folders...

Exporting Photos to Facebook On a Computer

Facebook allows you to share your photos and videos to a large number of people quickly. Mylio makes it easy to share your memories to Facebook directly from within the Mylio application. With Mylio, you can share a single image, a...

Signing Up for Mylio On Your Computer

Signing up for Mylio on a Mac or Windows PC. Please ensure you already have Mylio downloaded and installed. There are two ways to sign up for a Mylio account...

Downloading and Signing Up for Mylio On Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

Download and sign up for Mylio on your mobile device, such as an iPad or iPhone.

The View Menu

The view menu allows you to change specifics about the center panel of Mylio. It can contain different information depending on your view, but let’s talk about its functions while in Folder view. Sort by – sort your photos...

The Mylio Clipboard

The Mylio Clipboard allows you to quickly and easily store photos temporarily for moving between folders, albums, or views. Opening the Mylio Clipboard is easy – simply select the ‘Show Mylio Clipboard’ icon at the bottom of Mylio, or begin to...

The Actions Menu

The actions menu is an easy to find menu that dynamically changes based off of your view and selection. The actions menu will include popular commands like move, delete, and add to album. Select All – select all images...

Toggle Scrollbars On or Off

By default, Mylio has scrollbars turned on for Windows machines and off for Mac machines. However, you can easily toggle these scrollbars on or off within Mylio’s settings. Select ‘Settings’ from the Navigation Panel of Mylio. Select ‘Appearance’ from within...

Customize Mylio’s Appearance

Mylio allows for you to customize how Mylio looks and feels so that you can feel at home when editing, organizing, and sharing your photos. Here is how… Navigate to Mylio’s Appearance settings by opening ‘Settings’ from the Navigation...

Importing Photos From a Camera

Mylio will automatically detect and allow you to import directly from a camera that is attached to your computer. Importing photos from cameras is easy… Connect your camera directly to your computer. Open Mylio and select ‘Import’ from the...

Advanced Import Options

When importing your photos, Mylio offers many advanced import options to ensure that your photos are imported exactly as you want them...

Open Photos in Mylio from Other Apps on iOS

Some iOS apps will allow you to send photos directly to Mylio for iOS. This allows you to save images, videos, and PDFs into Mylio without the file needing to be available in your camera roll. Once imported, the...

Importing Photos Individually or In Groups

Mylio’s import options are designed to work with your current folder structure. Mylio does, however, allow for you to import individual or loose photos directly into it without using the import menu. Open Mylio Outside of Mylio, locate the...

Sync On Demand

Sync on demand allows photos that are stored at a lower quality seamlessly sync with another connected, local device with a higher quality version of that photo automatically...

Mylio Sync Settings

The Sync & Connectivity menu allows you to view and manage all of your current sync settings on your Mylio device...

Device Settings

Knowing how to add devices to your Mylio account is an important part of keeping your photos protected...

Downloading and Signing Up for Mylio On Your Android Device

This article will walk you through how to download and sign up for Mylio on your Android device. Tap on the Play Store on your device. In the Play Store, tap on the search bar on the home page...

Signing Up for Mylio With Facebook

When signing up for Mylio for the first time, users can choose whether to create a Mylio account by using their email and creating a password, or by signing in using their Facebook credentials. Signing in using Facebook allows...

Importing iPhoto Albums or Specific iPhoto Events

Mylio’s iPhoto import tool is an easy way to move your entire iPhoto library directly to Mylio. What if you don’t want all of your iPhoto photos in Mylio? This guide will show you how to export individual pieces...

Importing Aperture Albums or Specific Aperture Projects

Aperture libraries hold a lot of valuable data. Your edits, your tags, your keywords. This information is important in your transition to Mylio. We’ve created the Aperture migration tool to make sure all of this important information comes with...

Rotating Photos

There are two basic ways to rotate an image: 1.Click to rotate 90 degrees. The single-click rotate basically turns your photo on one side or another. You can click the rotate left or rotate right buttons on the bottom...

Sharing Photos On Your Android Device

In Mylio you can share your photos, folders, albums, and videos using the built in Android sharing options. This makes it convenient to email photos, text message photos, or upload them directly to Google Drive. Using the Android share...

Exporting Photos to Flickr On a Computer

Mylio allows users to share a single image, multiple images, albums and folders on Flickr. By uploading your images to Flickr, you can easily share your favorite photos via the web. Select the photos you would like to export....

Exporting Photos to a Folder for Sharing Outside Mylio

Mylio allows you to quickly and easily export images that are part of your library. These images can be shared with social media, websites, or printing services that are not part of Mylio’s built in share options. Select the...

Copy and Paste Edits

  You can quickly make the same set of edits to a photo that you did on a previous image. With the first edited photo on-screen, click the “copy” button at the bottom of the edit panel. This selects...

Creating and Using Presets

Mylio allows you to create presets of your favorite edits so they can easily be applied to any of your photos...

Search Modifiers

Note: Known issue surrounding search modifiers. Finding the right photo in a large library can be time-consuming. Mylio can help you locate the photo you’re looking for by narrowing down the results shown when searching for a photo! This...

Understanding Calendar View

Mylio’s Calendar View is a unique, fun and powerful way to view and locate your photos. Calendar view, unlike Albums and Folders, is primarily an automated view that populates based off of the metadata of your photos. This means you...

Understanding Events View

Mylio’s Events View is a unique view that allows for events to be created off a specific date or date range. By designating a date or range of dates, Mylio will collect all photos for that date and automatically...

Auto-File Renaming

Mylio can quickly rename all of your files for your based off of file metadata...

Auto-Folder Organizing

Organizing your files by hand can be time consuming and tedious. Luckily with Mylio you can have your photos' metadata scanned and split into folders automatically...

Printing Photos On a Computer

No photo software would be complete without the ability to print photos. Mylio’s print feature allows you to edit your image size settings within the print screen in order to streamline the process. Select an image and select on the...

Show in Finder / Show in File Explorer

Finding your original photos within your computer’s file structure is easy in Mylio… 1. Locate a photo or video in Mylio you wish to display in Finder / File Explorer 2. Right click on the photo, video or folder...

Understanding People View

The people view in Mylio allows you to easily see your family and friends and your favorite photos of them. By tagging the people in your library, you are telling Mylio that this person is in this picture, and...

Using the Mylio Setup Wizard

When opening a new copy of Mylio on a computer, you will be guided through setting up the application. The Mylio setup wizard can help you ensure that Mylio is properly configured. Signing In To get started with the...

Exporting Videos On a Computer

Mylio allows you to export videos directly from Mylio, letting you quickly and easily share your favorite videos to family members and friends. To export a video from Mylio… 1. Select the videos you want to export by opening the...

Moving Files and Folders

Organizing files between folders and albums is an essential part of keeping your Mylio Library and overall photo Library clean. Mylio offers multiple distinct ways of moving your files between folders. Drag and drop – If moving folders in...

Emailing Photos On iOS

Mylio on iOS makes sharing your photos to your family and friends via email simple. In just a few taps, you can share any photo in your Mylio Library. To email photos in Mylio on iOS… Open Mylio and select...

Sharing Photos to Facebook On iOS

As part of Mylio’s mobile interface, you can seamlessly interact with your Facebook iOS application. Sharing your photos to Facebook allows you to easily share your favorite photos via the web. Please note: a maximum of 30 photos can...

Sharing Original Files On a Computer

Mylio allows you to quickly and easily export images that are part of your library. These can then be used in other image editing programs or shared with others. For Images in Non-RAW Format 1. Select the images you...

Understanding Brushes

Brushes in Mylio allow for flexible editing of your photos, focusing on one or multiple parts of the photo instead of the photo overall...

How to Use Brushes

Brushes in Mylio allow for flexibility in editing specific parts of a photo while not affecting other parts...

Popular Uses for Brushes

Brushes can be used in many ways to enhance a photo or fix small mistakes during shooting. Here are some popular ways to use brushes...

Creating Slideshows

Slideshows are a great way to showcase your favorite photos to your friends and family. Mylio has two ways to create slideshows, automatic slides and manual slideshows. Creating an automatic slideshow Creating an automatic slideshow in Mylio allows you...

Show Only Photos or Videos in Search Results

Mylio can differentiate between photos and videos by using the Photos / Videos / All toggle found in the search or filter menu. To use this… 1. Open Mylio 2. Select the magnifying glass or the funnel to the...

Reset All Edits

While editing a photo in Mylio you have the option to “reset all edits.” The ‘reset all edits’ button is a large red button at the bottom of the edit pane in the Details Panel. This action can be taken at...

Mylio HotSpot

This feature allows Mylio to create a private network when there is no internet access (or syncing is not available on the current network) and have Mylio sync...

Understanding XMP Files

XMP files (extensible metadata platform) are an industry standard format for holding additional metadata about your files. Mylio utilizes XMP files to efficiently move edit and file information between your devices. Mylio may create an XMP file for an image...

Keyboard Shortcuts Master List

A list of keyboard shortcuts found within the Mylio application for both Windows and Mac devices.

Importing Apple Photos Albums or Specific Images

While Mylio’s automatic Apple Photos import will import your full Photos library, users may want to import a selection of photos or albums from Photos. Additionally, users may want to export images using this method if they wish to...

Mylio Feature Comparison

Learn all about the differences in each of the Mylio plans to find the perfect home for you and your photos...

Remove vs. Delete

Mylio is a powerful tool that gives you direct control over your file system. Because of this, it is important to know the difference between removing a file and deleting it. Removing Removing a folder in Mylio will remove...

Sharing Photos to Instagram On Your Android Device

Instagram is a quick and easy way to share your favorite photos with friends, family, fans, and anyone else who enjoys photography. Sharing to Instagram with Mylio can be done in just a few simple steps. Note: You must...

Sharing Photos to Flickr on iOS

As part of Mylio’s mobile interface, you can seamlessly interact with the Flickr iOS application. Exporting your photos to Flickr allows you to easily share your favorite photos via the web. In order for you to export your photos to Flickr...

Sharing Photos to Instagram on iOS

Sharing your photos to Instagram with Mylio is easy, quick, and just a few taps away. There are two ways to share your photos to Instagram. First, you can do so by sharing with the iOS share sheet. This...

Exporting Slideshows as Videos On a Computer

Creating slideshows is a fun and captivating way to share your recent photo trips, events, or that latest vacation to family and friends. With Mylio, you can export your slideshow as a video. Sharing your memories is now easier...

Printing Photos On iOS

  Mylio’s print feature allows you to print photos right from your iOS devices. This makes sharing photos with your family and friends easier than ever. Note: printing from iOS requires an AirPrint enabled printer. To print an image...

Exporting Photos with a Watermark

Applying a watermark is an essential way of keeping your photos protected when sharing online. Mylio allows for a customizable watermark to be added to your photo via the export menu. For full flexibility, each machine on your Mylio account...

Removing Duplicates

Mylio is designed to be a viewer of your operating system and file system. This means that any duplicates found within Mylio are actually duplicate files on your machine. Mylio can help protect from duplicates by using the “Exclude...

Multi-Location and Shuttle

Shuttle (also known as multi-location) is a unique and useful feature available as part of the Advanced version of Mylio... .

Mylio and Cloud Synchronization Services (Dropbox, OneDrive, Box)

  Combining synchronization services like Dropbox, OneDrive, Box, and Mylio is not currently supported. Doing so can cause a variety of issues, including… Import errors or the inability to import (watch) folders. Duplicate images in your synchronization services. Loss...

Coming from Apple Photos

If you’ve previously, or are currently using Apple’s Photos application for Mac OS X you may notice that some terms and features are slightly different in Mylio. Albums in Photos are very similar to Albums in Mylio, they can...

Coming from iPhoto

If you are currently using, or have previously used iPhoto, you may notice that some terms and features are slightly different in Mylio. Albums in iPhoto are very similar to Albums in Mylio, they can contain photos from several locations...

Coming from Aperture

If you have previously or are currently using Aperture you may notice that some terms and features are slightly different in Mylio. Albums in Aperture are very similar to Albums in Mylio, they can contain photos from several locations...

Coming from Lightroom

If you have previously, or currently, use Adobe Lightroom to manage your photos, you may notice that some terms and features are slightly different in Mylio. Collections in Lightroom are very similar to Albums in Mylio, they can contain photos...

New to Photo Management Software

Welcome to Mylio! The new home for all of your photos, videos, media, and more. Mylio helps you organize, edit, protect, and share all of your memories quickly and easily – from any device. If this is your first...

Mylio Cost and Plans

Mylio has plans for different kinds of photographers and their needs. Whether you run your entire business off Mylio or you’re a passionate everyday photographer, Mylio has the right plans for you. Below is a list of plans that...

Importing Photos from the Picasa Application

This article will walk you through exporting your images from the Picasa application while preserving as much of your current organization, edits, and metadata as possible. If you have transitioned to Google Photos or do not use the Picasa...

Signing Into Mylio

Signing into Mylio is the same, whether it’s on your phone, tablet, PC or Mac computer. First: launch Mylio by double clicking the application or by tapping the app on your phone. Now that it’s open, you can sign in...

Importing and Manipulating PDFs

With Mylio, you can import, view and replicate PDFs, allowing you to carry important documents with you wherever you are. This article will walk you through viewing and manipulating PDFs in Mylio. Importing and viewing PDFs Mylio can import PDF documents in...

Understanding File Stacking

When two or more documents of different types (e.g. a text file and an image) are located in the same folder or directory, Mylio automatically stacks them together if they share the same file name. For instance, placing an...

Understanding Last Import View

The “Last Import” feature allows you to quickly access your most recent import on one of your Mylio devices, allowing you to begin organizing and editing quickly and efficiently... ..

Understanding Last Search View

The “Last Search” feature functions similarly to the “Last Import” feature, only this feature displays the photos from your most recent search on the Mylio device you are currently using...

Creating Notes in Mylio

In some instances, you may wish to create a text file within Mylio. This may be useful to take quick notes or record information that then syncs between your devices. Mylio can create .txt files that then sync your...

Hiding Unsynced Folders

With Mylio you have the ability to hide any folders or photos that are currently not completely synced to your device...

Free Up Space on Camera Roll

Mylio can help clear up space in your device’s Camera Roll once the original image has been imported and protected to Mylio. In order to do this, Mylio needs to ensure your photo is protected by having the original...

Creating and Editing Event Categories

Event Categories allow for you to easily place each event into a color-coded group so that browsing through your Life Calendar is easy, fast, and detailed. By setting the priority of event categories, you’ll also alert the Life Calendar...

Hiding Specific Folders or Media from Life Calendar

Mylio allows you to hide specific, unwanted media from Events view, Calendar view, and slideshows to ensure that only desired photos are found when browsing with those views. Hiding specific content from Events, Calendar, and Slideshows does not remove the content...