Overview of importing picture and video in Windows 7

The Windows 7 operating system provides basic features to import pictures and videos from various kinds of camera-equipped portable devices through AutoPlay or Device Stage™.

This information applies to the following operating system:

  • Windows 7

The following figure shows an example of importing pictures and videos from a Smartphone device by using the Device Stage user interface.

Note Windows 7 does not include inbox photo editing software. Windows Photo Gallery was replaced by Windows Live™ Photo Gallery, which is available as a separate download.

Guidelines for Picture and Video Import in Windows 7

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