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Importing with Copy

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

Import with Source Folders

Importing photos into Mylio using the Source Folders option 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. Understanding Source Folders When...

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 the...

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...

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...

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 Vault command allows for any photo added into Mylio to automatically be sent...

Importing Apple Photos Library

Mylio makes importing your entire Apple Photos library into Mylio easy. Mylio’s Photos import tool will bring over your original images and albums. Photos import does not include edits made to your photos. When importing from Photos, the following information will...

Importing iPhoto Library Photos

Mylio makes moving your entire iPhoto Library quick and easy. Mylio’s iPhoto import tool includes the ability to import the vast majority of information found within your iPhoto Library. For a complete list of what is and what is...

Importing Aperture Library Photos

Mylio makes moving your entire Aperture Library quick and easy. Mylio’s Aperture import tool includes the ability to bring over the vast majority of information found within your Aperture Library. For a complete list of what is and what...

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....

Importing Photos From iOS Camera Roll

When first logging into 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 with...

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 Photos From a Camera or SD Card

Mylio will automatically detect if a camera or SD card has been plugged into your system. Once detected, the import option for your device will open automatically.  If a camera or SD is connected and you are not prompted...

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...

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 without using the Import menu. Open Mylio. Outside of Mylio, locate the photos...

Mylio Quick Start Guide

Click here to download a printable version of this guide. Meet Mylio. 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...

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...

Troubleshooting: Corrupt or Unsupported Files

In some cases, Mylio may report that images being imported or corrupt or unsupported. While this may happen for a variety of reasons, it is important to understand if the issue is Mylio related or file related, and how...

Error Message: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.HEVCVideoExtensions… is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error

Windows 10 may display the error message: “C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.HEVCVideoExtension_1.0.2512.0_x64_8wekyb3d8bbwe\x64\hevcdecoder_store.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error. Error status 0xc0000428” if you are attempting to import HEVC video files into Mylio on a Windows 10...

Troubleshooting: Importing Apple Photos, iPhoto, or Aperture Libraries to a Computer That Does Not Have Enough Internal Storage

If you’re an iPhoto, Photos, or Aperture user and transitioning to Mylio, you may find that you do not have enough space on your internal drive to fully import your library. Since Mylio requires that you copy the images...

Troubleshooting: File Type Support

Mylio supports a wide range of photo, video, and document formats. The table below outlines if a file type is supported and its level of compatibility. File types can have five levels of compatibility: Import: These file types can be imported into...

Troubleshooting: RAW Camera Support

Mylio supports an ever-growing number of RAW file types. Below is a list of cameras that are officially supported by Mylio. Canon   Leica   Fuji   Nikon   Olympus   Panasonic   Pentax   Samsung   Sony

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. Mylio can import PDF documents in the same ways that...

Troubleshooting: Using Mylio with iCloud Photo Library

iCloud Photo Library, the photo-syncing system by Apple, is known to make changes to your photo library that may cause issues within Mylio. Users who have turned on iCloud Photo Library’s “Optimize” option have reported compatibility issues ranging from error messages to black...

Troubleshooting: iPhoto Library Not Listed or Greyed Out When Trying to Import

Your iPhoto Library may not be automatically detected by Mylio when using the iPhoto import tool. You can use the “Other Library…” option to manually locate the iPhoto Library. If the iPhoto Library is grayed out when selecting from...

Troubleshooting: Photos Library Shows as 0 Photos When Running Photos Import

In some cases, Mylio may show your Photos Library as having no images to import when using the automatic photo import tool. This can generally be resolved by adding a “.photoslibrary” extension to the Photo Library. This can be...

Troubleshooting: Files Skipped During Import

You may encounter certain errors after attempting an Import with Mylio. Import errors are displayed as a blue banner stating that Mylio has skipped files. This banner is displayed after an import has completed. By clicking on the banner, you are able to...

Error message: “Storage available to Mylio is almost full” on mobile device that has storage available

Mylio never wants to compromise your mobile experience, so we ask it to never take that last bit of precious storage on your mobile device. By default, Mylio will not use the last 1GB of free space associated with...

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...

Troubleshooting: Signing in With a Different Facebook / Social Account

Open Mylio and select Settings from the View menu. Select Account settings. Locate the “Clear Access” buttons found within this panel for Flickr, Facebook, Google, and Amazon. Mylio uses your web browser’s cache and cookie system to hold the...

Known Issue: Cannot import Photos Library using macOS Sierra

Apple’s macOS Sierra and High Sierra include functionality that allows iCloud to continually watch your Photos Library for opportunities of optimization. However, this functionality interferes with Mylio’s ability to copy data out of Photos and into Mylio when using Mylio’s...

Troubleshooting: Videos Not Playing Back Properly On Android Devices

Mylio for Android relies on Android’s core video playback system to play videos in Mylio. Some videos may import into Mylio and sync between devices, but not play back on Android as expected. This can include: Media plays sound...

Troubleshooting: Mylio and Apple’s Live Photos

Apple’s Live Photos is a unique format that allows a photo to be taken with a short video and stacked into a single file. Currently, this format is not supported by Mylio. If a Live Photo is taken and...

Troubleshooting: Images Display In iOS Photos but Not In Mylio

In some instances, users may find images in the Photos app on iOS that are not being displayed in Mylio. This may be due to iCloud Photo Library not transferring full, original images between devices. Generally, iCloud Photo Library...

Known Issue: Some or All Media Not Importing From Flickr

In some instances, Flickr may not reliably download original videos using the Flickr import option from Mylio’s import menu. This is due to a Flickr backend issue and not an issue with the Mylio client. Because of this, it...

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 sync your...