Albums

You can create albums and add photos from different folders to them.

Creating an album

There are several ways to create an album:

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

Managing 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 previous link.

There are several ways to change album permissions:

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

Adding photos to an album

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

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

Changing album names

Use one of these methods to change an album name:

On 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 on the album name.
  3. Enter a new name and click Enter.

Changing the album cover photo

  1. Select an album.
  2. Click Change Cover Photo in the bottom right corner of the cover photo.

Deleting an album

  1. Go to the Albums section in the panel at the top.
  2. Click on the album preview.
  3. Select Delete in the menu.
Note. If you delete an album, all photos that were in it will remain on Yandex.Disk. The album itself will remain even if you delete all the photos it contained, so you can add whatever other photos you want to it.