Use Photos+ Cloud Library with IDrive® e2

Photos+ is an iOS photo library app that lets you store your photos in IDrive® e2 cloud storage using e2 S3 compatible API. Learn more about Photos+.


Before uploading files using Photos+, you require:

  1. An active IDrive® e2 account. Sign up here if you do not have one.
  2. A bucket in IDrive® e2. See how to create a bucket .
  3. Valid Access Key ID and Secret Access Key. Learn how to create an access key.
  4. A valid Photos+ account.
Set up the Photos+ Library with IDrive® e2
  1. Open Photos+ application and Sign-Up.
  2. In the navigation menu, tap .
  3. Go to and tap Configure.
    Note: This configuration will work on only Mobile apps.
  4. Tap S3 Compatible Storage from storage.
    1. Enter your IDrive® e2 S3 endpoint.
    2. Enter your IDrive® e2 Access Key ID as the Access Key.
    3. Enter your IDrive® e2 Secret Key as the Secret Key.
    4. Tap Next.
    5. Select the empty bucket, created in IDrive® e2 and tap Save.
  5. Tap (Sync).
  6. Upload Files/Folder from local.
  7. Tap Start.

Note: Photos automatically sync to your IDrive® e2 bucket, and users can access them from there.

Note: Data restoration is handled by your specific backup solution provider and is affected by multiple variables that are unique to your environment. For application-related enquiries/support, it is strongly recommended you seek guidance from the technical team of your backup solution provider.