How To Share An Album On Iphone

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Are you looking for a way to share photos and videos with your friends and family? If so, then look no further than iPhone’s iCloud Shared Albums. This feature lets you create shared albums that anyone can view, comment on, and add photos to. With this guide, you’ll learn how to set up and use iCloud Shared Albums on your iPhone.

To get started, you’ll need to make sure that iCloud Photos is enabled on your device. To do this, go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > Photos, then toggle on iCloud Photos. Once this is done, you’ll be able to turn on the Shared Albums feature. Go back to the same settings page and toggle on Shared Albums.

Now it’s time to create your first shared album. To do this, open the Google Photos app on your device and sign into your account. Select the photos or videos that you want to include in the album and tap “Add” at the top of the screen. Then select “Shared album” from the menu that appars and enter an album title. When you’re done creating your album, tap “Share” at the bottom of the screen.

You can now invite others to join your shared album by entering thir emails or phone numbers in the invitation window that appears after tapping “Share”. If someone has already accepted an invitation for an album that you created, they will be able to add photos or videos of their own as well as comment on existing ones in the same way as if they were creating a new one themselves.

Once everyone has accepted thir invitations and added some content of their own, it’s time for everyone else who was invited to join in too! All they need to do is go into their settings > [their name] > iCloud > Photos and toggle on Shared Albums if they haven’t already done so before accepting an invitation for one of your albums. After this is done they will be able to access all of the content inside of it just like everyone else!

That’s all there is too it when it comes to using iCloud Shared Albums on iPhone! Now all that’s left is for everyoe invited into a shared album can start enjoying all of its content together – so get snapping!

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Why Is It Not Possible to Share an Album on an iPhone?

If you’re unable to share an album on iPhone, it might be because iCloud Shared Albums is not enabled. To enable it, go to the Settings app > [your name] > iCloud > Photos, then toggle on Shared Albums. Additionally, make sure that iCloud Photos is enabled. You may also need to accept the Shared Album invite before you can share an album from your iPhone. If you have completed all of these steps and are still unable to share an album, please contact Apple Support for further assistance.

Sharing an Album with Someone

To share an album with someone, you will need to use the Google Photos app on your mobile device. First, open the Google Photos app and sign in to your Google Account. Then, at the bottom of the screen, tap on ‘Photos’ and select the photos or videos that you want to add to your album. At the top of the screen, tap ‘Add’, then select ‘Shared album’. Enter an album title and when your album is complete, tap ‘Share’. You can then enter the name or email address of the people you woud like to share your album with. If they have a Google Account, they will receive an invitation to view your shared album in their own Google Photos app.

Sharing an iCloud Album with a Friend

To share an iCloud album with a friend, start by opening the Photos app on your device. Then, tap the blue plus sign in the top-left corner to create a new Shared Album. Name the album and tap ‘Next’. You can then invite your friend to share the album by entering their email address or contact informatin and tapping ‘Create’. Once they accept the invitation, you and your friend will be able to add photos and videos to the shared album.

Troubleshooting Why an Album Invite is Not Being Received

It is possible that the person you sent the invite to may not be receiving it because their mobile data is disabled for the photos app. If this is the case, they need to turn on their mobile data and try sending you an invite again. It’s also possible that there may be an issue with their network or with your connection, so they should check their internet connection as well.

Sharing Photos Using iCloud

To share iCloud Photos, open the Settings app and tap your Apple ID at the top. Then go to iCloud > Photos, and make sure that iCloud Photos is toggled on. Once iCloud Photos is enabled, open the Photos app and select a photo or video (or multiple photos and videos), then tap the share button. This will bring up the share sheet with an option to share via iCloud. Tap this option and you’ll be able to select who you want to share your photos with, as well as add a comment if desired.


In conclusion, the iPhone is a powerful and versatile device. With its intuitive design and variety of features, it can help you stay connected and organized. You can use the iCloud Shared Albums feature to easily share photos and videos with friends and family, making it an ideal device for staying connected. With its powerful hardware, sleek design, and reliable software, the iPhone is a great choice for anyoe looking for an all-in-one device.

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.