How to Attach a Photo Image File to Email Using Gmail

By Techwalla Contributor

Have you ever wondered how to attach a photo and send it to someone through gmail? Read on to learn how.

Things You'll Need

  • internet
  • gmail email address

Step 1

Log into your Gmail account. Click on compose. Type in the recipient who the picture is meant to go to.

Step 2

Now, go down to where it says subject. It will say attach a file beneath that with a paperclip symbol next to it. Click on it. A rectangular link will come up and say browse. Click on browse to see your list of files with jpeg pictures and any other images in them.

Step 3

Another square (icon) will come up saying File Upload, look in. There will be a bunch of files listed depending on your computer. Go the the arrow to the right of where it say look in. Click on the arrow and you will see a list of your folders. Click on the folder where you saved your jpeg image in.

Step 4

When you find it, click on it, and click on open. The box will immediately pop off the screen and you are about down. Now, you just hit send unless you want to add a message. There you go.