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Can I make my photos secure?

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maash    19

Is there a way for photos not to be opened if someone views them or is there a way I can tag them to see if someone else is viewing them who is not supposed to view them?

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e-berlin.org    77

Again?

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maash    19

Again?

is there a way for information on the photo to be picked up when its viewed? like who opened it e.g.

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fhpuqrgrpgvirzhpujbj    46

Not without forcing them to view it in a custom application or using some custom monitoring software.

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TAZMINATOR    12,416

Are you talking about the photos in the folders on your computer or any other devices?

If you are talking about photos in the folders on your computer, you can STOP sharing them with others except yourself via sharing option on Windows. Windows 7 has the sharing/security feature built-in.

If you want to share them with specific people, then add them to your allow list.

If something else such as mobile devices, then I have no idea.

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DDStriker    19

Encryption is your friend (unless you forget the key :laugh:)

you need to provide more information on the actual circumstances e.g. How are people accessing your photos?

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Argote    73

For standard file formats and using standard image viewers there is no way to do this. As others mentioned you'd need a custom application to view the photos and do this and have everyone else use this app.

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crazzy88ss    65

Just curious WHY you need some of those security features?

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Shaun N.    569
pedobear.png

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Damo R.    29,672

he can't really see the replies anymore lol

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Shaun N.    569

Even better!

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crazzy88ss    65

oh man, he got banned? lawl.

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+John Teacake    454

Watermark? lol

Oh I saw he got banned! ha

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Charisma    2,399

For this? O_o I assume not, haha.

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Frylock86    95

pedobear.png

This.

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witalit    15

This.

Lol? He wasn't even a newbie.. I thought it may be something dumb he did.

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crazzy88ss    65

i think he kept making stupid posts and having a bad attitude. an attitude worse than me! :p

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Sir Topham Hatt    323

I always toyed with the idea of using a barcode somewhere in the image, like a microdot I guess or changing the opacy of it so it's barely viewable.

Although this wouldn't stop people using your image.

I did have a photoshop plugin at one point which would embed a watermark over the entire image. Then it could be read by the same plugin, but doesn't detract from the image in any way.

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