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    Viewing photos and videos

    Use the Album application to view photos and play videos that you’ve taken with your camera, or to view similar content that you've saved to your device. All photos and videos are displayed in a chronologically ordered grid.

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grid view
    1 Tap Icn sony app calendar l to open the Album home screen menu
    2 View menu options
    3 A slideshow of all your photos and videos, or of those added to favourites
    4 Drag the left edge of the screen to the right to open the Album home screen menu
    5 The date of items in the group
    6 Tap a photo or video to view it
    7 Scroll up or down to view content

    To view photos and videos

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Album.
    3. Tap a photo or video that you want to view. If prompted, tap Icn sony semc music play normal.
    4. Flick left to view the next photo or video. Flick right to view the previous photo or video.

    Tip

    To set the screen to rotate automatically when turned sideways, tap Rotate the contents of the screen under Settings > Display > When device is rotated.

    Note

    The Album application may not support all file formats. For more information about supported file formats and the use of multimedia (audio, image and video) files, download the White paper for your device at Support documents.

    To change the size of the thumbnails

    • When viewing thumbnails of photos and videos in Album, spread two fingers apart to zoom in, or pinch two fingers together to zoom out.

    To zoom a photo

    • When you are viewing a photo, spread two fingers apart to zoom in, or pinch two fingers together to zoom out.

    To watch a slideshow of your photos

    1. When you are viewing a photo, tap the screen to display the toolbars, then tap Icn sony key menu > Slideshow to start playing all the photos in an album.
    2. Tap a photo to end the slideshow.

    To play a video

    1. In Album, find and tap the video that you want to play.
    2. Tap Icn sony semc music play normal.
    3. If the playback controls are not displayed, tap the screen to display them. To hide the controls, tap the screen again.

    To pause a video

    1. When a video is playing, tap the screen to display the controls.
    2. Tap Icn sony semc music pause normal.

    To fast-forward and rewind a video

    1. When a video is playing, tap the screen to display the controls.
    2. Drag the progress bar marker left to rewind, or right to fast-forward.

    To adjust the sound volume of a video

    • Press the volume key up or down.
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