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Take and Add Photos to an Album (Android)

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To take and add photos to an album from your Android mobile device.

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permission: 'Standard' or 'Admin' on the project's Photos tool.
  • This action can be performed in offline mode (i.e. when an active network connection is not available on your mobile device). Tasks performed in offline mode will be synced with Procore once a network connection has been reestablished. 

  • You can upload 360˚ photos from your phone to Procore's app.
  • Tip: You can also quickly access your device's camera by swiping right from the Project Dashboard.


To Take a Photo and Add to an Album

  1. Navigate to your project's Photos tool on your Android mobile device.
    This reveals the project's photos feed.
  2. Tap the plus icon (2018-09-17_10-49-50.png).
  3. Select Camera.
  4. Tap the Album bar to select the album to which you want to save your photo(s).

  5. Position your camera and tap the shutter release button to take the photo. 
    Note: This action automatically captures and saves the photo(s) to your project.
  6. Optional: Tap the photo thumbnail to delete the photo(s) or add markups.
    Note: Only 'Admin' level users on the Photos tool can delete a photo.
  7. Tap Close to exit the camera.

To Add a Photo from Your Phone to an Album

  1. Navigate to your project's Photos tool on your Android mobile device.
  2. Tap the plus icon (2018-09-17_10-49-50.png).
  3. Select Photos from Device.
  4. Tap the existing photo(s) you want to add to an album.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Tap into the followings fields to fill in the relevant information :
    • Location:Tap the field to select a location associated with the photo.
    • Album: Tap the field to select an album associated with the photo. If no album is selected, the photo will be automatically placed in an album titled 'Unclassified.'
    • Trade: Tap the field to select a trade associated with the photo.
    • Privacy: Toggle the Privacy button to 'On' to mark the photo as private so only Admin users will have access to view the photo.
  7. Tap Upload Photos.

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