Mylio Photos’ Dashboard is the hub for controlling your devices, syncing, and other important tasks.

Notifications – The Notifications section displays completed tasks or issues you should be aware of, similar to clicking on the Notifications icon in the Navigation Bar.

Actions – The Actions section displays shortcuts to common actions including Add Files, Find Duplicates, Add Device, and Tag Faces, along with any recommended actions such as adding a Vault to protect your photos or adding your first set of images.

Devices – The Devices section displays a Device Card for each of the devices you have connected to your Mylio Account. The Device card shows the sync status for each device. Clicking on a Device card will open options for adjusting sync policies and other device settings.

Library Stats – The Library Stats section displays an overview of the media in your Mylio Photos Library including the People you have named and tagged, Places, File Types, Cameras, Lenses, Keywords, and Recent Media Additions.

Help and more – The Help section puts the most important resources for assistance at your fingertips, similar to clicking on the Help icon in the Navigation Bar. Learn about Mylio Photos, visit the Mylio Website, and learn What’s New in the latest version.


Add Device – Add an additional Mylio-connected device such as an external drive, NAS, mobile device, computer, or cloud service.

Device Card – Each device you add to Mylio Photos is shown on its own Device Card. The Device Card shows the sync status for each device. Clicking on a Device Card will open options for adjusting sync policies, viewing Linked Folders, and more.

Sync Status Icons – Each Device Card shows the sync status for each device using specific icons.

  • Green Checkmark – This device is online and in sync.
  • Green Down Arrow – This device wants images. If the arrow is moving, this device is currently receiving images from another device.
  • Green Up Arrow – This device has images that another device wants. If the arrow is moving, this device is currently sending images to another device.
  • Grey Down Arrow – This device is offline and needs to sync.
  • Grey Checkmark – This device is offline and in sync.

Eject – To eject an external drive while Mylio Photos is running, click or tap the eject button. This will allow you to eject the drive from Mylio Photos and then eject the drive from your computer without having to quit and restart the application.

Device Details – Device Details displays information about your selected device, the currently installed version of Mylio Photos, and the size of your Library.

Sync Details – Sync Details displays additional information about the sync status for the selected device. Users can click on Device Quality to adjust the sync policy or on Lost Originals to locate files that have become disconnected from the Mylio Photos Library.

Sources – Sources lets you view all Linked Folders syncing with your Mylio Photos Library, with the option to add additional Linked Folders.

Storage Info – Storage Info displays the size of your Mylio Photos Library, along with the amount of space being used by Mylio Photos on the selected device.


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