How to view photos on Picasa Web Albums on your TiVo® box
Picasa Web Albums is Picasa's newest feature, designed to help users post and share their photos quickly and easily on the web. Now you can use your broadband-connected TiVo box to access photos stored in your Picasa Web Albums.
To sign up for your own Web Albums, visit picasaweb.google.com to create a free account.
This feature is available on:
- TiVo HD and TiVo HD XL
- All TiVo Premiere boxes
- TiVo Mini
Access your Picasa Web Albums from your TiVo box
View slideshows of photos your store on Picasa. Here's how:
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- Create a free account on Google's Picasa Web Albums.
- Upload your photos.
- Go to TiVo Central and do one of the following:
- Select "Photos & Slideshows."See it See it
- If you're already signed in, select 'My Photos' > 'My Picasa Web Albums' to view your photos. If you're not yet signed in, select 'My Photo Accounts' > 'Sign in to Picasa.'See it
- View your photos.
Viewing public photos
You don't need a Picasa account to browse and view public photos from your TiVo box.See it
- Search for keywords to find interesting photos, and bookmark photos or albums (by pressing RECORD on your TiVo remote) to view them later.
- Press PLAY on your TiVo remote while viewing albums to play a slideshow.