Tag Archives: slide show

Arranging the order of photos in a SkyDrive album

Unlike Windows Explorer and other file management utilities, SkyDrive permits the order of photos to be arranged into any chosen sequence. This makes putting together an effective slide show simple and easy. Here are the steps for arranging a SkyDrive … Continue reading

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SkyDrive and Flickr – alternative or complement?

A reader recently asked, “Do you really think SkyDrive can be a good alternative to Flickr?” Since that question calls for an opinion this was just the ticket for an article. Still, by nature, I had to check a little … Continue reading

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Grand Entrance to SkyDrive Photos

Windows Live SkyDrive provides a wonderfully versatile way of arranging and displaying photos. The proportioned thumbnails in a folder are a joy. The mini slide shows on folder tiles are captivating all by themselves. This makes organizing and showing photos … Continue reading

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Image quality in photo sharing slide shows

With a recent update Microsoft restored the slide show function in Windows Live SkyDrive. There were some nice improvements and some other interesting changes. One of my readers complaint that the image quality in the SkyDrive slide show had gone … Continue reading

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The new SkyDrive – Bouquets and Brickbats

The newest facelift to SkyDrive is up and operational. It brings some charming new looks and some nice new features. It gets top billing on the menu bar on the Live home page (replacing the former “Office”). The ads are … Continue reading

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Spaces to WordPress – photos and slide shows – Pages

Windows Live Spaces provided “Photos” modules to present very pleasant slide shows on Spaces sites. A click and the full window slide show was displayed. This was a very nice way to present a gallery or front door to photo … Continue reading

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