Category: Tips & Tricks

How to scan and preserve old family photos

How to view film negatives as positives


If you want to scan photos,  Pic Scanner Gold is a great app for iPhone and iPad users. Note that Pic Scanner IS NOT meant for scanning film negatives or Kodachrome slides. Some film negatives scanning apps do exist, but

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Pic Scanner to Pic Scanner Gold Migration


Did you just upgrade from Pic Scanner (our lite app) to Pic Scanner Gold (advanced app)? Good choice. You’ll love all the extra features. You’ll also want to transfer all your scanned photos, albums and captions to the new app?

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Export or transfer photos to Google Photos


This article explains how to bulk-export Pic Scanner Gold gallery photos to Google Photos. Pic Scanner to cloud services is easy Exporting photos from Pic Scanner Gold to cloud and photo services such as Dropbox, Flickr and OneDrive, and social

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Old family photos, reunited at last

An Inherited Trove of Old Family Photos My grandfather’s most prized possession was his collection of old family photos. Thousands and thousands of B&W, sepia and early-days color photographs. He and grandma raised a big family, and granddad’s boxes of

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Two Great Apps To Scan Photos With iPhone or iPad

Do you know why your printed photos are lying forgotten in albums, cherished memories in shoe boxes, and your desk drawers are cluttered with old snapshots? Because it’s a royal pain in the butt to scan photos. Even if you

Yes, There Were Pics Before Pixels

Life Before Digital Cameras Remember life before digital cameras? It wasn’t so long ago that: Before boarding the plane for an exotic vacation, packing enough rolls of film was as important as packing the passport. You worried endlessly whether those

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How to view scanned photos on HDTV

Scanned those precious old photos and put them in your iPhone, iPad or computer? Now supersize the experience of enjoying the memories by viewing those photos on HDTV. Once you have scanned and edited the pictures to perfection, transfer them

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How To Share Albums

“Can I share albums by email, or save them to my Computer?” The answer is, “It depends”. You can bulk-export photos from Cropped screen or an album in Pic Scanner to Photos app, Dropbox, or email. To use photos from

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How to Free Up Space on iPhone or iPad

Storage space on iPhone getting Full? Read on for tips on what to do. If your iPhone or iPad is running out of storage space, you can free up a few GB by doing some or all of the following

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