Setting up photos in the Your Phone app

Applies to: Your Phone appWindows 10

Make emailing photos to yourself a thing of the past. While setting up the app, you'll be prompted to enable access to your Android device's photos, but if you choose not to at that point, you can always turn it on later in the Your Phone app Settings. 

To do this, open the Your Phone app, go to Settings, and under Photos, turn on the toggle for Allow this app to show photos from my phone

If your photos aren't syncing properly, these troubleshooting tips may help. If you encounter other issues with photos, try these troubleshooting tips.