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Display photos to music as a looping slideshow on iPad

Wanna show your photos as a looping slideshow on iPad?  iPad has the feature which lets you view your pictures as a musical slideshow without any other apps.

First set the slides time and looping playback option in Setting area

  • Tap the ” Setting ” icons  to open the Settings menu options
  • Choose ” Photos & Camera ” , in the ” Slideshow ” area, you can set slides time, toggle ” Repeat ” on to the looping playback
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Set slides time and repeat slides

Now you can start a slideshow to display your pictures with music

  • Open one album in your iPad Photo Library
  • Tap the ” Slideshow ” button to bring up the Slideshow Options window
  • Choose a transition effect, toggle ” Play Music ” to ” ON ” and choose a song from iPad music library
  • Tap ” Start Slideshow ” to begin to watch your photos
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Start a slideshow

You can easily enjoy your pictures on iPad in a looping slideshow by following the instructions above. If you want to show pictures to many people in a room, you can use the iPad’s Airplay feature to stream the looping slideshow to TV or large monitors.

However, the built-in slideshow creator only allows you to show pictures in simple slide show with music and transitions, no other effects available. Also you can not save the slideshow or post it to Facebook, YouTube for sharing.  To make more professional slideshow videos with more effects, you can use Photo Slideshow Director HD. It is designed for iPad, iPhone and iPod to turn pictures into stunning slideshows for watching on iDevices, TV, or posting to Facebook / YouTube / Dropbox /SkyDrive.

How to loop or repeat a photo slideshow on iPad

I am looking for a slideshow app to display all photos and play all music, random order, repeating forever. The built-in slideshow from photos doesn’t seem to let me pick a playlist of songs, but just a single one. I’m not looking for a slideshow builder, rather just something that will randomly select from an album or all photos, and a playlist or all songs.  Transitions would be nice as well, but not really necessary.”                                               ——Question 1

There are lot of  photos on my iPad 3 and I have made an album of those photos. I want to create a looping slideshow display of that album. Is there any app available to display those photos iPad3?”          ——Question 2

The above are two questions I searched on Google. In this following paragraph, i will give you answer to loop or repeat  iPad photos in slideshow videos, or create a looping slideshow video on iPad with Photo Slideshow Director HD.

Photo Slideshow Director HD is an iPad photo viewer and slideshow maker. It enables you to view your photos in slideshow with kinds of effects, or create a looping slideshow with music and transitions for YouTube and Facebook, even watching on HDTV.

Download from App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/app/photo-slideshow-%20%20director/id457847244

1. Customize a slideshow with kinds of effects.

As a slideshow app, it surely have all the features to create a stunning slideshow, such as various transition effects, pan&zoom effects, powerful photo editor, text and subtitle adding, slideshow theme, slideshow and music synchronization.

It  is very easy to create a slideshow: Import photos from iPad photo Library or web albums(Flickr, Facebook, Picasa, Dropbox, Instagram and SkyDrive) and add several songs from Music Library. The app will apply random transitions to all imported photos. Then sync slideshow to music to make them play in pace.

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Import Photos from iPad and Web album

Also, you can use Photo Editor to fix or optimize photos, change transitions, set pan&zoom effects, add text on photos to deliver the meaning of these photos, arrange photo order, choose a slideshow theme and so forth.

Apply transitions, pan&zoom, arrange photo order and edit photos

Apply transitions, pan&zoom, arrange photo order and edit photos

2. Loop a slideshow video

Touch the “Setting” option on the top right corner of the screen and choose “Repeat at the end”, then toggle the on/off slider to ON.

Now touch the “Play” icon to have the looping slideshow display in full screen on your iPad. Also  you have other choices to play and share the looping slideshow:

  • Watch the looping slideshow on HDTV via Airplay and Apple TV or using Apple Digital Adapter and HDMI cable to connect iPad to TV.
  • Upload the looping slideshow to YouTube, Facebook, Dropbox and SkyDrive by signing in your accounts.
  • Transfer the slideshow to computer for iPad via WiFi.
loop slideshow video on ipad

Turn on”Repeat at end” to loop a slideshow