How to Download An Album from iCloud

If you have your photo albums saved on the Apple’s iCloud service, the following guide offers an easy way for you to download iCloud albums on your computer without much hassle. Read on to find out how to easily accomplish the task on your machine.

By iMobie | Posted on: Dec. 18, 2018, Last Updated: Dec. 19, 2018

iCloud is one of the best cloud storage services that exist today and it allows you to upload and download content from any device you own. In addition to letting you store all the file formats, it supports photo albums as well so you can upload and view your photo albums online on the iCloud web platform.

Sometimes you may want to download your photo albums from the iCloud service over to your computers. There could be various reasons as to why you want to do that. Maybe you want to edit some of your photos and then re-upload them to the cloud. Or maybe you just don’t want to keep some of your photos on your iCloud albums and wish to remove them.

Regardless of what you want to do with your photo albums, the following guide will teach you how to download an album from iCloud on your computer. You are going to be using an app called AnyTrans for iOS to do the job.

AnyTrans for iOS Main Features

If you have not used the AnyTrans for iOS app for your transfer tasks before, you have missed out on some of the great features the app has for you. The app makes it a breeze for you to transfer content from/to your iOS device and computer, and even from/to your iCloud account. If you would like to learn more about the features of the app, here you go:

AnyTrans for iOS – iCloud Photos Manager

Want to download the whole photo album from iCloud directly? Don’t worry. AnyTrans for iOS can be your perfect helper which enables you to view and export iCloud data directly to your computer. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

With a user-friendly interface and a robust set of features, choosing AnyTrans for iOS to download photo albums from your iCloud account is a no brainer.

Download AnyTrans for iOS now on your Mac or PC and the following shows how to do download an album from iCloud.

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS

Now that you know some of the great things the app has for you, you may be interested in finding out how to download an iCloud album using the app on your computer. It’s pretty easy to download a photo or an entire photo album using AnyTrans for iOS and the following is how to download an album from iCloud.

Step 1. Launch AnyTrans for iOS on your Mac/PC > Click on the menu at the top > Choose the option that says iCloud Manager from all the options available on your current screen.

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2. On this screen, enter in your iCloud username and password in the appropriate input fields > Then click on the Login to iCloud button to sign-in to your iCloud account.

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3. Enter Category Management page by clicking the button on the right side > Choose the option that says Photos and move forward.

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4. All the photos you have got in your iCloud account will be shown on your screen > Select the ones that you want to download > Click on the Download button to start the download process.

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

How to Download An Album from iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

Step 5. Soon after you have clicked the download button, your photo albums will be available locally on your computer for you to access them. These are all the photos that were in your iCloud account and they are now available locally for you to edit or view them.

Conclusion

As you can see, it is just a matter of a few clicks to download photos from an iCloud photo album to your computer using the AnyTrans for iOS app. Any other method you use would probably require more efforts and therefore we highly recommend using this app for your iCloud content downloads. Give a try to AnyTrans for iOS now!

iMobie

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