Delete a Photo From the Gallery Application on HTC One M8
Thor, Courtney, Eng
Hello, welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to delete a photo from the Gallery application on an HTC One M8.
To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the Power button
This button is located on top of the device.
Once the phone has been activated, we will see the Lock screen
To unlock the phone, press down on the screen and swipe upwards
Once the phone has been unlocked, we will see the Home screen
There will be a row of five icons featured at the bottom of the screen We will now focus on these since we will need to open up the Applications folder.
Tap on the central icon, located at the bottom of the screen
This icon features a grid of white dots. This is the icon for our Applications folder.
This will open up our "Apps" or Applications folder
We now need to find the Gallery application icon.
Locate and tap on the Gallery application icon
This icon is represented by a photo, featuring some simplified yellow sand dunes. The word "Gallery" will be written in white text underneath of this picture.
This will open up the Gallery application, the word "Albums" will be present in the top left-hand corner
What we want to do now is show how to delete a photograph. There are two ways to delete a photo. To begin the first process of deleting a photo, we need to enter an album.
Tap on the album that you would like to enter
In our case, we are going to tap on the "Family" album. As we have previously mentioned, there are two ways to delete a photo. The first way requires us to look at the photos in an album, where we are looking at a group of photos.
Press down, then hold on the photo we would like to delete
This will open up a menu bar
We can see right at the bottom it says the word "Delete".
Pressing down on "Delete" will delete the selected photo
To delete the photo a different way, we need to actually be looking at a single photo.
Tap on the back arrow, located at the bottom left-hand corner of the screen, to exit this menu
We are now going to tap on the photo that we would like to delete
We will be using the same photo as before to demonstrate.
This will bring us to a new screen, looking directly at the photo we selected
Now we are going to press down at the bottom of the screen, then swipe upwards
This will bring up multiple options for us, located at the top and bottom of the screen
However, they will disappear quite quickly. If they do, simply swipe upwards from the bottom again to reopen these options.
In the bottom left-hand corner, there will be a white garbage can icon labeled with the word "DELETE"
Tap on this icon one time, this will open a confirmation box for us
This box will ask us if we are sure we want to delete this photo. We can then choose from the two presented options, "CANCEL" or "OK".
To delete this photo, we will tap on the right option, labeled with the word "OK"
The selected photo has now been deleted
It is important to remember that there are two ways to delete photos, depending on what position we are in. If we are actually in an album, or if we are looking at an individual photo.
This then concludes our tutorial, on how to delete a photo from the Gallery application on an HTC One M8
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Recent edits by: Courtney, Thor