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How to use the Photo application in Windows 8?

 How to use the Photo application in Windows 8?

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  1. Display the Charms menu by placing the cursor on the top right hand corner or bottom right hand corner.
     
  2. Select Search.
  3. Select Photos.
  4. You will see pictures to view from different locations:
    • Pictures library: Pictures located in your computer.
    • SkyDrive photos: Pictures located on the cloud hosted on SkyDrive which is associated with your Microsoft Accounts.
    • Devices: The ability to view pictures on a different device (Example: Phones, Camera)
    • Facebook photos: Pictures from Facebook which is associated with your Microsoft Accounts.
    • Flickr photos: Pictures on the cloud hosted by Flickr which is associated with your Microsoft Accounts.
  5. Tiles will become live tiles where the picture will automatically change to a different picture.