Albums

Create an album

There are several ways to create an album:

On any Yandex.Disk page
  1. Click Create → Album in the left panel or in the context menu.
  2. Select photos.
  3. Click the Create button in the top-right corner.
  4. Enter a name for the new album.
In the “Albums” section
  1. Go to Photos → Albums on the left panel.
  2. Click the Create album button in the upper right corner.
  3. Select photos.
  4. Click the Create button in the top-right corner.
  5. Enter a name for the new album.
In the “All Photos” section
  1. Go to Photos → All photos
  2. Select photos.
  3. Click the  → Create album button in the upper panel.
In any folder
  1. Select photos in any Yandex.Disk folder.
  2. Click  → Create album in the upper panel or in the context menu.

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.
  • Only available for viewing by you (private album) – only you can view the album.

Albums are created public by default.

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

There are several ways to change album permissions:

In the list of albums
  1. Go to the Photo → Albums section in the left panel.
  2. Click the or icon in the lower left corner of the 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 album

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

In the “Albums” section
  1. Go to Photos → Albums in 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 the Photo → All photos page from the left panel.
  2. Select photos.
  3. Click the  → Add to album button in the upper panel.
In any folder
  1. Select photos in any Yandex.Disk folder.
  2. Click the  → Add to album button in the upper panel or in the context menu.

Rename album

Use one of these methods to change an album name:

In the album list
  1. Click the icon in the lower 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 album cover photo

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

Delete photos from album

To delete one photo from an album:

  1. Choose and open the album.
  2. Point the mouse at the photo and click the icon in the upper right corner.
Note. If you delete a photo from an album, it still stays on Disk. To delete a photo permanently, remove it from the All photos section or from the folder where it is stored.

Delete an album

  1. Go to the Photo → Albums page (from the left panel).
  2. Click the icon on the album preview.
  3. Select Delete in the menu.
Note. If you delete an album, all of its photos and videos remain on Yandex.Disk. If you delete all the photos in an album, the album itself remains, and you can add new photos to it.