Watch this video tutorial on importing photos into the app. The flow is the same for both iOS and Android devices

1. When you’re ready to start or continue scanning, you’ll see the photo folder icon on the bottom menu, to the left of the camera icon. Tap it to access your phone’s photo libraries:

Look for the photo import icon, the cluster of cubes, left of the main camera icon Look for the photo import icon, the cluster of cubes, left of the main camera icon

A word on photo access: Please note that the Photo Scanner app by Photomyne will require access (or permission, if using an Android device) to your device’s photos folders in order to import photos into the app.

Here is more information on the access and permissions required by the app on your device.

2. Choose the photo folder you would like to import photos from (could be your WhatsApp, Instagram or any other photo folder). Select the photo(s) you would like to import.

3. Now tap the Import photos button on the bottom of the screen.

4. Next, the app will auto-crop and save the imported photos into the album. If wish to review these newly imported photos, you can always access them by tapping Edit original scan shots on a photo’s options menu.

On the left: tap Edit original scan shots. On the right: review your scanned shots On the left: tap Edit original scan shots. On the right: review your scanned shots

How to import photos from your device to an existing album in the app?

It’s easy. Simply go to the album you’d like to add photos to, and tap the Camera+ icon: either on the top bar (under the album's title)or the bottom of the album. The app will take you to the scanning screen.

Left: tap the Add photos camera icon. Right: tap the Import icon to access photo libraries on your device. Left: tap the Add photos camera icon. Right: tap the Import icon to access photo libraries on your device.

Once there, follow the same steps as mentioned in the beginning of this guide, and the photos will be imported and saved to this album.

From here on out, the imported photos are Photomyne photos for all intents and purposes. You can then select which Photomyne album to save them to, arrange their order and share them with friends and family.

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