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Edit Pictures

Whether you are browsing pictures in filmstrip or grid view in the Gallery application, you can touch and hold on a picture to open a selection menu and choose to delete the picture, rotate or crop it, and more.

Auto Adjust a Picture

Use the Auto adjust option to automatically enhance your pictures.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Gallery gallery icon.
  • The Gallery app opens.
  1. Tap the picture you want to Auto adjust.
  2. Tap Auto adjust.

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  • The picture's color, brightness, and saturation are automatically enhanced, and the picture is saved to the phone.

Rotate a Picture

The editing options let you rotate pictures 90 degrees clockwise. Repeat the action for additional rotations.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Gallery gallery icon.
  • The Gallery app opens.
  1. Tap the picture you want to rotate.
  2. Tap More options options icon > Rotate left or Rotate right.

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  • The picture is rotated and saved to the phone.

Crop a Picture

Use the editing tools to crop your pictures.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Gallery gallery icon.
  • The Gallery app opens.
  1. Tap the picture you want to crop.
  2. Tap Edit edit icon > Adjustment.

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  • A crop box appears on the picture.
  1. To adjust the crop box size, touch and hold the edge of the box. Drag your finger inward or outward to resize the crop box.

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  • To move the crop box to the part of the picture that you want to crop, drag the crop box to the desired size and position.
  1. Tap Apply apply icon to apply the changes to the picture.
  • The cropped picture is saved in the album as a copy. The original picture remains unedited.

Photo Editor

Perform advanced edits on your pictures, including straightening, adjusting the tone, adding visual effects, and enhancing portraits.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Gallery gallery icon.
  • The Gallery app opens.
  1. Tap the picture you want to edit.
  2. Tap Edit edit icon.

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  • Enhancement tools display.
  1. Adjust your picture with these tools:
  • Adjustment: Straighten and freely rotate your picture.
  • Tone: Adjust the brightness, contrast, saturation, temperature, and hue of the picture.
  • Effects: Add color effects to your picture.
  • Decoration: Add an image on top of your original picture, draw or write on your picture, or add labels and stickers to your pictures.