Registration is easy. Use the following directions.
- Click on the "Join Now" button on the
FotoTime home page.
- Fill in our simple registration form. Be sure to provide
a proper email address. Choose a password you can remember.
Read the "Terms of Service" policy, then press the "Accept
and Continue" button.
- Once your registration succeeds, you can either go directly to your FotoTime
account to upload pictures by clicking the Enter Account button, or you can download our windows
image organizer, FotoAlbum by clicking the Get FotoAlbum button. You can use FotoAlbum
to organize and manage your photos on your computer, then use the FotoSync feature built into FotoAlbum to
publish your pictures to the Internet.
Don't forget to check your email. We will send a welcome
message to the email address you provided which has a link to
activate your account.
Login using the FotoTime home page. Provide your email
address in the login id field, and your password in the password
Press the login button once you have provided the proper
information. Never give your password out to anyone.
If you want to share your pictures with someone, you can either
- Just give them your email address, which they can enter in the Guest Login field. This will let them see your
public pictures, but not let them modify your account.
- Send an email invitation (discussed below) to the
people you want to share pictures with. The email
includes a link that lets them view your pictures, bypassing
the login screen.
Once you (or someone you have invited to view your pictures) has
logged in, FotoTime displays your default album on the right, and
a tree on the left which allows you to change albums or groups.
Albums are the highest level of grouping and have a bullet next to
them. Groups can be put in albums and can pare down you
pictures even further. Click on an album or group to see the
pictures they contain.
You can click on any of the thumbnails to view the picture in
The left/right arrows take you to the next/previous picture in
the currently selected album/group. The thumbnails next
to the buttons show the picture to be displayed when you click
next/previous. The "Buy Prints" button takes you
to the page to purchase prints of the current picture. The "Buy
Multi" button allows you to select a batch of pictures and
later buy prints or gifts of these pictures. The "Buy Gifts"
button takes you to a page to purchase gifts of the current picture.
The "Buy Cards" button takes you to a page to purchase
greeting cards of the current picture. The "Print" button
takes you to our hi-resolution printing control (if you use Netscape
or Internet Explorer on the PC) so that you can print directly
to your color printer. The slide show button steps through
each picture in the currently selected group and advances automatically
every 5 seconds. Press the Slide Show button again to stop
the slide show. The "Full Size" button opens up
another browser window of the full size picture. The "Info"
button gives you EXIF information about the current picture. The
"Close" button closes the detail window and takes you
back to the thumbnail screen.
There are two methods to print pictures.
- From the thumbnail view page, click on the "Print Pictures" link.
- Then select the pictures you want
to print. Put a check under each picture you want to
print. Then press the print button on the left.
- Select whether you want portrait or landscape printing.
Then select the layout you want the pictures printed in.
Use any of the other image adjustment on the screen as
necessary. Press the print button to have the picture
printed on your printer. Make sure it is on, online, and
has the appropriate paper in the drawer.
Sharing Pictures with Others
Sharing pictures is easy with FotoTime. You simply use email to invite
others to view your pictures.
- From the thumbnail view page, click on the "Send E-Mail
Invite" from the "Share Pictures" popup menu.
- The following page appears.
First, select what albums and groups you want
to give access to as well as whether to give access to view private
- Next, choose the album or group to start in, then pick the
people that you want the invitation to go out to.
To invite a new person, add the email address and name under "Add an
Invitee". To invite a previously invited person click on
the address book button and then click the email of the person
you want to invite.
- Next, enter the subject and message you want,
or simply use the default system supplied message. Finally, hit the
send button to have FotoTime deliver the invitation to your selected
Should you find that your user information is incorrect, or your information
changes, you can use the user information page to update that information.
- From the thumbnail view page, click the "Edit Registration
Info" from the "Account Info" popup menu.
- When the following page appears, edit the information as
necessary, then press the Save button.