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Use the Gallery app on your phone

Photos taken Today in the Gallery app

Leave that bulky photo album at home. Instead, use your phone to relive all those precious memories. With the Gallery app, you can view, edit, and manage your pictures and albums right on your phone.

Note: Available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

View pictures

If you spent an hour trying to take that perfect selfie, you can look back at your hard work by viewing it in Gallery.

Navigate to and open Gallery, and then tap the thumbnail of the photo or video you want to view.

Note: If you want to view all your pictures, tap the Pictures tab.

Pictures taken Today in the Gallery app

Edit pictures

You don't need a degree in graphic design to enhance your photos. Edit them right on your phone.

From Gallery, tap the thumbnail of a photo or video. Tap Edit, and then use the available tools to adjust the picture. To undo or redo edits, tap the Undo or Redo icon. Tap Reset to undo all your edits. To save edits, tap Save.

Editing options for photos in the Gallery app

Move pictures

Have a personal hobby that you're always documenting? Put all those photos in one place, so you can look at them again later.

From Gallery, touch and hold an image to select it. Tap More Options, and then tap Copy to album to copy the images to a different album. Or, tap Move to album to cut and paste the images into a different album. Then, select the album you want to move or paste the photo into.

To create a new album, tap Create album. Enter the name of the album, and then tap Create.

Move to album option in Gallery

Delete pictures

Your friend photobombed an otherwise great picture. Delete their prank in just a few steps.

From Gallery, tap your desired album, and then touch and hold the thumbnail of the photo(s) you want to delete. Tap Delete, and then tap Move to trash again to confirm.

Popup asking to confirm moving 1 image to the Trash

Create album

With so many photos, your Gallery is becoming a little disorganized. Just create an album to get rid of the clutter. From Gallery, tap Albums, tap More Options, and then tap Create album.

Enter the desired name for your new album, and then tap Create. To add pictures to your new album, tap the album. Tap Add, and then tap Pictures. Select the pictures you want to add, and then tap Done.

Create album

Create stories

Show off that amazing day you had in the city by sharing a story. Just follow these steps to create a story:

From Gallery, tap Stories, tap More Options, and then tap Create story. Enter your desired name for the story, and then tap Create. Select the desired photos for your new story, and then tap Done.

Create story option in Gallery

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