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    Daniela Puig
    Back cover
    Topic posted August 13, 2012 by Daniela PuigNovice 
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    Title:
    Back cover
    Summary:
    Can t add a back cover
    Content:
    <p>I used the simple path option. But i cant put a back cover, it doesnt even show that page. Nevertheless when i share the album it shows the backcover it just yellow . How can i add the back cover??</p>

    Answer

     

    • HenryB

      Hi Daniela,

      If you look in the Store for photo books, there is a "Learn more" link to the right of the "Go to Simple Path" button. If you click that link, you will see the following:





        Custom Path Simple Path
      Perfect for More creative control. First photo book or a quick photo book.
      Styles and designs An extensive collection of all new backgrounds, layouts,
      embellishments and fonts.
      More than 20 styles with preset backgrounds and layouts.
      Customization
      tools
      • Design your own layout
      • Add text boxes anywhere you want
      • Add, remove, resize, move and layer pictures, text boxes
        and embellishments
      • Spell check
      • Choose from existing layouts
      • Add captions (one per page)
      Autofill Smart Autofill™ feature—your pictures will be instantly
      arranged in your photo book in the order in which they
      were taken. Up to 9 pictures per page.

      You can also use the Storyboard™ tool. This tool allows you
      to easily organize your pictures on the page.
      Your pictures will be instantly arranged in your photo book in
      the order in which they were taken. Up to 4 pictures per page.
      Embellishments Choose from a wide selection of stickers, word art and more Not available
      Photo
      as background
      Use your own photos as backgrounds. Adjust brightness for
      dramatic effect or choose B&W.
      Not available
      Layouts • Hundreds of layout options - or design your own
      • New layouts automatically adjust to give you the best
        arrangements for the number of photos you wish to add.
        Simply drag-and-drop your pictures.
      • Select from up to four pre-designed layouts per page
      • Layouts automatically adjust to give you the best
        arrangements for the number of photos you wish to add.
        Simply drag-and-drop your pictures.
      Pre-designed
      Idea Pages
      Professionally designed page templates to inspire
      your storytelling.
      Not available
      Text editing • Universal font edits available
      • Dozens of fonts
      • Change size, color, vertical, horizontal alignment
      • Leading and line spacing
      Font and size are standard per style
      Number of pages Up to 110 pages Up to 110 pages
      Pictures per page 1-25 pictures per page (up to 1000 pictures) 1-4 pictures per page (up to 500 pictures)
      Picture editing
      tools
      Rotate, crop, red-eye, effects, image resolution check. Rotate, crop, image resolution check.
      Book sizes Available in five sizes: 5x7, 7x9, 8x8, 8x11, 12x12 Available in five sizes: 5x7, 7x9, 8x8, 8x11, 12x12
      Covers • Photo covers available in all sizes (front, back and spine)
      • Soft, hard and padded cover options
      • NEW cloth and leather covers
      • Photo covers only. Front only.
      • Soft, hard and padded cover options
      Book size conversion Yes, between all sizes Yes, between all sizes
      Get your pictures
      from anywhere
      • Shutterfly account
      • Your computer
      • Share sites
      • Facebook
      • Shutterfly account
      • Your computer
      • Share sites
      • Facebook
      • Picasa

      Please note that  it says "Photo covers only. Front only" for the Simple Path.

      I don't know for sure, but I suspect the color of the back cover is determine by the sytle chosen.

      HenryB (A Shutterfly user)