Computer Help

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Add an image to an E-Mail

How to add an image to an e-mail

If you want to add an image into an e-mail follow these instructions.

  • Go into Photos
  • Find the image you want
  • Highlight it
  • On the menu options at the top of the screen, click on Edit and select Copy
  • Go into your E-Mail program
  • Click the Compose New Message button at the top left of the E-Mail screen
  • Type in the E-Mail address you want to sent it to in the new message
  • Add a subject to the E-Mail message
  • Click the mouse in the main body of the E-Mail
  • Hit enter twice to give you some room at the top of the E-Mail to type you're message
  • On the menu options at the top of the screen, click on Edit and select Paste
  • The photo should now appear in the email
  • Hit the up cursor key on the and start typing your E-Mail
Transfer photo's from your camera onto your computer

Transfer Photo's From Your Camera onto the Computer

If you want to transfer photo's from your camera onto the computer

  • Go into the Photo's program on the computer
  • Plug your camera into the USB cable connected to the computer
  • In Photo's you should see your camera under the Import Menu on the top left hand side.
  • Click on your camera name
  • This should show all the photo's on your camera on the right hand side of the photo's program
  • Click on each photo you want to import, this will mark the picture with a blue tick
  • Once you have ticked all the pictures you want to import, click the Blue Import Selected button on the top right hand side
  • Once they have been copied onto the computer you can unplug your camera
  • To see the photo's, click the All Photos option on the top left of the Photo's program
Transfer photo's from your iPad onto your computer

Transfer Photo's From Your iPad onto the Computer

If you want to transfer photo's from your camera onto the computer

  • Go into the Photo's program on the computer
  • Plug your iPad into the USB cable connected to the computer
  • In Photo's you should see your iPad under the Import Menu on the top left hand side.
  • Click on your iPad
  • This should show all the photo's on your iPad on the right hand side of the photo's program
  • Click on each photo you want to import, this will mark the picture with a blue tick
  • Once you have ticked all the pictures you want to import, click the Blue Import Selected button on the top right hand side
  • Once they have been copied onto the computer you can unplug your iPad
  • To see the photo's, click the All Photos option on the top left of the Photo's program
Add photo's to a existing photo album

Add photo's to an existing photo album

If you want to transfer photo's from your camera onto the computer

  • Go into the Photo's program on your computer
  • Highlight All Photo's on the left hand side of the Photo's program
  • Identify the picture you want to add
  • Identify
  • Drag the picture from the right hand side of the screen over the photo album, when it highlights the photo album in blue, drop the picture into it
Stop the coloured ball spinning

Stop the Coloured Ball Spinning

If you see the multi coloured ball spinning on one of the programs it means a program on the Mac is not responding and needs restarting.

  • Click on the Apple Logo on the top left of the screen
  • Select Force Quit
  • Find the program that has [Not Responding] in text next to the program name
  • Highlight it
  • Click Force Quit
  • Try opening the program that you just closed