Prevent from getting "This image or video is currently unavailable"

Aug 30, 2012 at 4:57 PM
Edited Aug 30, 2012 at 5:00 PM

Hi Sam,

I am recently having these "This image or video is currently unavailable" images.

Is there anyway to prevent from getting these images? 

I am was looking for a picture of a "cats" and compared my search results to the one that I have already have downloaded. When I check the image of one of those kinds of images in I am able to see the picture, and it doesn't look like the user is private or their picture has some CC on it.

Is there a way to fix this on PhotoSearchOptions?




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I am currently reading this thread 

Aug 30, 2012 at 5:33 PM

ok I got my answer.


string url = photo.DoesLargeExist ? photo.LargeUrl : photo.Medium640Url,


I am hoping I could get the original url. But using "photo.OriginalUrl" gives me Null values.

Aug 31, 2012 at 12:59 PM

Original values are only returned if a) you request them, via PhotosSearchExtras.OriginalFormat, b) the user whose photo it is is a pro user and c) the user whose photo it is allows the downloading of their photos.