Albums

Create an album

There are several ways to create an album:

In the “Albums” section
  1. Go to Photos → Albums (on the left panel).
  2. Click Create album.
  3. Enter a name for the new album.
  4. Select photos.
  5. Click Create (on the right side).
In the “All Photos” section
  1. Go to Photos → All photos
  2. Select photos.
  3. Click Create album in the properties panel (at the top of the screen).
In any folder
  1. Select photos in any Yandex.Disk folder.
  2. Click Create album in the properties panel (on the right).
    Note. If you only selected one photo, click the  → Create Album button.

Manage album access

You can set the following access permissions:

  • Shared Album (public album) – you can share a link the same way you do for files or folders.
  • Album is only visible to you (private album) – only you can view the album.

Albums are public by default.

Note. An album link will not work if you made the album private after sharing a public link. If you then decide to make the album public again, you can access it using the same link.

There are several ways to change album permissions:

In album preview
  1. Go to Photos → Albums (on the left panel).
  2. Click the icon or in the bottom-left corner in album preview.
In the album
  1. Open the album.
  2. Flip the switch to On or Off (under the album name in the center).

Add photos to an album

Use one of these methods to add a photo to an existing album:

In the “Albums” section
  1. Go to Photos → Albums (on the left panel).
  2. Select an album.
  3. Click Add Photos in the bottom-left corner of the cover.
In the “All Photos” section
  1. Go to Photos → All photos
  2. Select photos.
  3. Click Add photo in the properties panel (at the top of the screen).
In any folder
  1. Select photos in any Yandex.Disk folder.
  2. Click Add to album in the properties panel on the right.

Change album names

Use one of these methods to change an album name:

In album preview
  1. Click in the bottom-left corner of the album preview.
  2. Select Rename in the menu.
  3. Enter a new name and click Enter.
In the album
  1. Open the album.
  2. Click the album name.
  3. Enter a new name and click Enter.

Change the album cover photo

  1. Select an album.
  2. Click Change cover in the lower-right corner of the cover photo.

Deleting an album

  1. Go to Photos → Albums (on the left panel).
  2. Click in the album preview.
  3. Select Delete in the menu.
Note. If you delete an album, all photos and videos that were in it will remain on Yandex.Disk. If you delete all the photos in an album, the album itself will remain so you can add whatever other photos you want to it.