Archived - iCloud: Photo Stream, Windows Vista, and iCloud Control Panel for Windows 2.x

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After installing iCloud Control Panel 2.x in Windows Vista, the new Photo Stream button may not display, and the Shared Photo Stream folder may appear empty when opening Photo Stream from the Applications menu.


Follow these steps to see the shared streams that you've created or subscribed to from your other devices:

  1. Click the Windows Start button. 
  2. Click Pictures. A new Windows Explorer window will open.
  3. Click Photo Stream under Favorite Links in the sidebar. You should see a new Windows Explorer window that displays folders for My Photo Stream and Shared Photo Streams.
  4. Open the Shared Photo Streams folder to see any shared streams that you've created or subscribed to.

Learn how to troubleshoot Shared Photo Streams.

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Last Modified: Sep 26, 2014
  • Last Modified: Sep 26, 2014
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