Are your Google plus photos and pictures showing up in your smartphone’s gallery? Hails to Google, there are easier ways to get rid of this. The article will outline clear ways of how you can remove the photos form the Gallery application.

To make things worse, the photos are still on the cloud. This means that when you click on a certain photo, it consumes your data while downloading it. This can be very annoying, because you can see the same photos in your Google plus application.

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Below is a guide on removing such photos

  1. Go to the Settings

The very first thing to do is to locate the setting of your handset. They can be easily found on the application drawer. Once you locate the settings, tap on the icon.

Locate the “Accounts” option in the general tab.

Tap on the option to see all the account linked to your Android handset

  1. Removing the Stuff

Tap on Google to see all the functions associated with the Google account. You’ll need to find Picasa and Google Plus albums for Google. Tap them to uncheck the sync option. Your handset won’t download images for the unchecked services.

  1. Don’t show

Go to default Gallery application for your handset. Tap on “Content to Display” option. Unselect contents from Picasa to remove any photos in your handset.

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What's my model number?

There are several ways to locate your model number:

Option 1
On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
Option 2
Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
Option 3
Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool