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Mark Up a Photo (Android)

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To mark up a photo in the Photos tool using an Android mobile device.

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permissions:
    • 'Standard' or 'Admin' level permissions on the project's Photos tool.
  • Additional Information:
    • Procore saves the original photo when markup is added.


  1. Navigate to the project's Photos tool on an Android mobile device. 
    This reveals the project's photos feed.
  2. Tap the photo you want to mark up.
  3. Tap the Markup icon-markup-android.png icon.
  4. Tap a tool from the mark up toolbar (detailed below).
    • Select: Tap this tool to select, move and resize markup items added to the photo by tapping and dragging your finger on the touchscreen.
    • Colour: Tap this tool to select a colour before adding a markup item. Alternatively, you can also select an existing markup item and then tap the colour tool to change the item's colour.
    • Pen: Tap this tool to draw freehand shapes with your finger on the touchscreen.
    • Arrow / Line: Tap this tool to add an arrow, double arrow or line to photo.
    • Cloud / Square / Oval: Tap this tool to add a cloud, square or oval shape to the photo. Use the colour tool to change the shape's colour.
    • Text: Add a resizeable text box. Tap the colour tool to change the colour of the text.
  5. Tap Save.