Printing pictures [Solved/Closed]

Mal - May 11, 2015 at 08:45 AM - Latest reply: Ambucias 55118 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 25, 2018 Last seen
- May 12, 2015 at 05:10 AM
Hello, I have a bit of a conundrum. I am attempting to print off pictures in a store kiosk (the instant print stations at places like Walmart & RiteAid). It scans for a few seconds and continually pops up an error of "no images found on your device." There are hundreds of photos that I painstakingly transferred to my WD external hard drive for the purpose of printing the photos. Is there a program I can remove or something I can alter on the device itself to make this process work? Or... am I going to have to attempt to transfer them all to a flashdrive instead? Please help if you can. Thanks so much.



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Ambucias 55118 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 25, 2018 Last seen - May 11, 2015 at 05:03 PM
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Hello,

I have not read the word conundrum on this forum for years, the best was a sticky wicket. This is impressive.

Can you open the pictures on the hard drive from your computer? What format are they?

All the people I know who printed pictures from a fast print facility used a pen drive or a CD ROM.

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Thank you, haha. I can open them on my computer. I am not sure what format they saved in since they are all titled. I may just try to find a zipdrive and load them on that. Is there a simple way to view the file formats and alter them? I apologize for my seeming computer illiteracy. I'm more familiar with altering word documents.
Oops... typo on my nickname lol
Computertech 3742 Posts Friday February 6, 2015Registration dateContributorStatus July 18, 2016 Last seen > Mal* - May 12, 2015 at 12:50 AM
Right click anywhere on the window where you have that images-->view-->details-->under type-->you can see what format the image was
Looks like all of the photos are JPEG and PNG file types
How do I unzip the folder? Again, apologies for my ignorance. I'm sure many of the suggestions are common sense to someone well versed on tech but I have unfortunately always fumbled with it.
ac3mark 10542 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus September 24, 2018 Last seen - May 11, 2015 at 04:55 PM
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What program did you use to transfer the photos? What format are they in?
Ambucias 55118 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 25, 2018 Last seen - May 12, 2015 at 04:41 AM
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@Computertech! There is no folder or files to decompress (unzip).

@Mal. Looks like the printing machines in retail stores do not like to read hard disks, you are best to use a pen drive.
Thanks. That's good to know. Thanks everyone for the assistance and information.
Ambucias 55118 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 25, 2018 Last seen > Mal* - May 12, 2015 at 05:10 AM
You are most welcome, come back anytime.