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Non-Public Galleries
Overview FAQ
A public gallery is visible to everyone. When this box is checked, the gallery will be listed in your list of galleries and will be visible to everyone.

If you do not want your gallery to be a public gallery, uncheck the box next to "Public Gallery" when editing your gallery; this makes it an non-public gallery. Anyone could still view the gallery, but they would need to know or guess the URL.

*Not public does not mean private. A clever person could find and view your images.
A non-public gallery is one that is not listed in a user's gallery list.
Unlike a password protected gallery, users do not need a password to view this gallery, they just need to know the URL for the gallery. This is a useful tool if you do not want to have to set a password for a particular gallery and give it out to specific people; you can simply give them the URL of the gallery or image.

Anyone is knows the URL for a non public gallery can view the gallery. Viewers do not need a password to view a non-public gallery, but a non-public gallery can be password protected.

Yes, a non-public gallery can also be password protected. You can add a passkey to a non-public gallery the same way you add one to all other galleries.

Yes. A non-public image can be in a public gallery. When editing an image, you can decide whether an image is public by checking or unchecking the box next to "this image is publicly viewable". Even in a public gallery, if you uncheck this box, the image itself will be non-public and will only show up to the image owner.

No. Subgalleries of non-public galleries are not non-public unless you manually set them to be.

A password protected gallery will show up in your gallery list. Viewers will not be able to access the gallery unless they have the passkey.
A non-public gallery will not show up on your gallery list. Viewers will need to know the URL of a non-public gallery or image in order to view it.
A gallery can be made both non-public and password protected. Viewers will need to know both the URL of the gallery and the password for the gallery in order to view it.

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