Frequently Asked Questions
The collection of frequenty asked questions (FAQ) provides brief answers to questions that describe what photoEcoz is about and how a registered user can
access the sites features. If you wish to have a question answered, please review the information provided on this page before contacting us via email at
- What are your fees?
- What are the minimum system requirements?
- What is your suggested minimum internet access speed?
- What size pictures do you upload?
- Do you keep photos in folders?
- Who can see these "Collections"?
- How do you share photos?
- Can I notify friends of new photos or comments I have made?
- Can I set my preferences on what information I want to receive on my friends postings?
- Can I get rid of ads?
- Can I print my photos?
- Can I search for my friends who are on your Site?
- Can I see other photos on your Site?
- Are photos rated?
- Can I see what groups my friends are joining?
- Are you a family oriented Site?
What are your fees?
Our Standard service is free. We also will shortly have upgrades available to Premium membership, and a Pro level is under development.
What are the minimum system requirements?
The recommended browsers include Mozilla-Firefox and Internet Explorer 6.0 and above. For an enhanced experience it is suggested that the Adobe Flash plug-in be installed.
What is your suggested minimum internet access speed?
A data transfer speed of at least 1 Mb/sec is recommended.
What size pictures do you upload?
Our website uploads to a maximum of 6MB and reduces the photo size if necessary.
Higher size is available on Premium plan.
Do you keep photos in folders?
You may upload photos into as many "Collections" (such as "40th Birthday Party") as you want. The ability to tag individual photos is supported so that finding all related images is quick and easy.
Who can see these "Collections"?
You can create an "Ecoz" (a group of people) and give permission for this group to see whichever Collections you want. You can create as many Ecoz as you want.
How do you share photos?
You can create a group (such as "my wedding guests") and then everyone you invite into this group can upload photos, and all members of the group can create albums from the group photos.
Can I notify friends of new photos or comments I have made?
Your Friends will be emailed or notified on their Home page about new submissions, as long as they have set their preferences to receive such notifications.
Can I set my preferences on what information I want to receive on my friends postings?
You can do so by clicking on "Edit my Profile" in your Home page, then click on "Notification".
Can I get rid of ads?
Yes, upgrade to Premium level membership.
Can I print my photos?
Yes the website incorporates a print service.
Can I search for my friends who are on your Site?
The "Search in photoEcoz" function on your Home page allows you to search for names, or you can invite a friend to join using his/her email address.
Can I see other photos on your Site?
Yes, you can browse for public photos using our "Browse" function on your Home page using "Tags".
Are photos rated?
Yes, you can rate any photo you see on a scale of 1 to 5.
Can I see what groups my friends are joining?
Yes, under the "Groups" page, you can see the Groups you belong to, and also the Groups your Friends have recently joined.
Are you a family oriented Site?
Yes we are. We will delete all objectionable language or photos as we hear of them. Material not suitable for broadcast media or main line newspapers will be our guideline for objectionable. Users may notify us of such items. Repeat offenders will be banned from the Site.