If you’ve ever used Picasa to play a slide show, you may have some trouble getting the pictures to play in your specified order. Even if you figured out how to get the order right in Picasa, you may have been very disappointed when that order didn’t ‘stick’ when you played the slideshow on your DVD player, or on someone else’s computer. This past week, I’ve received more questions on this exact issue than any other, so I made the following video to show you: (Member Tutorial Video: Keeping your Slideshow in a Specified Sort Order)
2/29/12 note: Picasa 3.9 has added a checkbox on the Export screen to ‘Add numbers to file names to preserve order’ That checkbox makes the renaming process in this video unnecessary! There are still other important tips in the video … view on.
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