There are three kinds of settings at the moment.
You can find your profile settings by clicking in the top right corner and click on
Here you can change your name, photo, e-mail address and preferences regarding thumbnail size, dark mode and language. You can also set if you want your profile to be accessible globally or not.
Last namewill be shown if you share pictures with other users or when your profile is publically accessible
Change passwordis for changing your password
Thumbnail sizewill change the size of the pictures in the timeline view
Dark modewill change the theme from light to dark
Languagewill change the settings
Public Sharingwill set if you can be found globally
These settings are user specific and will affect how scanning and saving works. At the bottom, you can also find experimental settings.
This setting affect how much certainty is needed for a tag to be added to a picture. Default
If you set this to
Top 10 you will get semantic search results instead of just looking at the EXIF data. It is disabled as default, because the first search takes a minute to get a response. After that it is fast. Default
Synchronize metadata to diskcan enable the saving of the metadata to file or an xmp file. Default
Minimum image rating to interpret as favoritewill change how favorites are read and saved. EXIF only supports the rating field and does not have a favorite field. Default
Default timezonesets how the exif timestamps should be read and written. Default
Set date & time parsing rules
Here you can set how timestamps are parsed. You can find more information here
Always transcode videos will transcode all videos on demand to h264 to improve compatibility. This is not yet well optimized.
Inferred faces confidenceset the value, which inferred faces need to have to be shown in person albums.
These are settings that apply to the whole instance.
Allow user registrationwill enable a sign up button on the login page.
Allow uploadssets if uploading should be possible or not
Skip patternsComma delimited list of patterns to ignore (e.g. '@eaDir,#recycle' for synology devices)
Mapbox API KeyDo you want to see on a map where all your photos where taken (if a location is stored in your photos). Get a Map box API Key https://account.mapbox.com/auth/signup/
Heavyweight ProcessesNumber of workers, when scanning pictures. This setting can dramatically affect the ram usage. Each worker needs 800MB of RAM. Change at your own will. Default is 1.
The admin can change here the scan directory and password for users, or add new users to the system.
Shows how far jobs are progressed. For more information, go here