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Pro Tip: Create a Shared Photo Library on iPhone

To set up a Shared Library, you need a device with iOS 16.1, iPadOS 16.1, or macOS Ventura or later with iCloud Photos turned on. For those under 13, they can only join or create a Shared Library with members of their Family Sharing group.

How to create a shared library

  • Go to Settings > Photos, then tap Shared Library

  • Choose up to five people to invite, or you can invite participants later

  • Choose past photos and videos that you want to move to your Shared Library, or choose to move photos later

  • Follow the onscreen steps to preview your Shared Library, confirm the content that you want to share, and invite additional participants


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