How to transfer photos from iPhone to PC? The following tutorial shows you 4 ways to copy and move photos from iPhone to Windows 7/8/10/Vista/XP. Compatible with iPhone 7 (Plus) and iOS 10.
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Q: "I cannot figure out how to import my photos from my iPhone to a folder on my Windows PC. This is my first iPhone and I am not used to iTunes or the sync features. So far I can get it to sync photos from the photo folder on my pc, but not take them from the iPhone and put them on my PC!"
With an iPhone, we can capture high-quality photos using the built-in iSight camera, especially with the new iPhone 7 Plus people are really fond of taking pictures with its built-in dual cameras. We also save images from applications such as Safari and Mail to the iPhone. When it comes to importing photos from iPhone to Windows PC, you'll need to take a quick lesson. This post tells you 4 ways to transfer photos from iPhone to Windows computer, including two traditional ways to download Camera Roll photos from iPhone to Windows 7/8, and a new way to import all the photos (including Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Photo Library and Albums photos) to PC at one click.
Before offering you the tutorials about how to import photos from iPhone to Windows 7/8/10 with Auto Paly, we will introduce you a nice iOS contents management tool and an easy & quick way to export all or multiple iPhone photos to Windows computer.
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You can get many ways to export photos from iPhone to PC, while most of them apply only to Camera Roll photos, and the photos backed up to iCloud, or synced from computer and Album photos are not in supported list. As a professional iPhone photo transfer software, AnyTrans supports transferring all the kinds of iPhone photos, and you can freely choose to export all the photos to computer at one click or just transfer some specific items, and even download an album of photos from iPhone to computer. And AnyTrans also supports all the models of iPhone, like iPhone 7(Plus)/6/6s/5/5s/5c/4s/4/SE, and all the Windows operating systems like Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows XP and Windows Vista.
Next, we will show you how to import photos from iPhone to Windows computer with AnyTrans. No matter you want to export all iPhone photos or just some specific photos, you can make it with following methods.
Method 1: Export All Photos from iPhone to Windows (7/8/10) Computer
Step 1: Free download AnyTrans on your Windows computer, and then install and run it.
Step 2: Launch AnyTrans, and then connect your iPhone to computer with its USB cable. Then click Device tab and Content to PC button on Homepage of AnyTrans.
Step 3: Select the categories of photos you want to export to PC, and then set up the destination of the photos by clicking Select button. Then click Arrow button to start exporting all iPhone photos.
Method 2: Transfer Multiple Photos from iPhone to Windows (7/8/10) Computer
Step 1: Free download AnyTrans on your PC, install and run it.
Step 2: Run AnyTrans, and then connect your iPhone to computer with its USB cable. On Homepage of AnyTrans, click Device tab > Click Photos category > Select the photo albums with photos you want to transfer.
Step 3: Select the photos you want to transfer > Click To Computer button to transfer selected photos from iPhone to Windows computer.
When transferring photos from iPhone to Windows 7 via AutoPlay, only Camera Roll photos can be transferred, Photo Stream and Photo Library photos are not in supported list. If you want to transfer all the photos from iPhone to PC, or please move to Part 1
1. Connect your iPhone to the computer. If the AutoPlay window appears, click "Import Pictures and Videos using Windows".
2. Click the Import Settings link > In the resulting window, you can change the folder to which your Camera Roll's photos will be imported by clicking the Browse button next to the "Import to" field.
3. After setting up your import options, click OK > Choose a tag if desired and click Import button.
If AutoPlay not working, you can either transfer the photos from iPhone to PC using Windows Explorer or import the photos using software such as Windows Live Photo Gallery.
Only Camera Roll photos can be transferred when importing photos from iPhone to Windows 8 via AutoPlay. If you want to transfer all iPhone photos (including Camera Roll photos, iCloud photos and syncing photos) from iPhone to PC, you can move to Part 1to make it.
1. Connect you iPhone using the cable with your Windows 8 PC. Wait for your PC to detect your iPhone (If your iPhone not showing up on your PC, you can restart your computer to have a try). You might see a notification with Trust option. Top Trust option to continue.
2. Open "The PC" and right-click on the iPhone device and then select "Import pictures and videos".
3. Select "Review, organize, and group items to import" option if you are transfer or importing images first time. Or click "Import all new items now" if you have already transferred photos from your iPhone. Click Next.
4. Click on "More Option" link to choose folders where you want import iPhone pictures and videos. Set folder for Pictures. click OK and then Next button.
5. Select the groups of photos you want to import, click the Import button.
Just like Windows 7, Windows 8, the Photos App on Windows 10 also only supports transferring the Camera Roll photos from iPhone to PC. If you plan to transfer all the photos from your iPhone to computer (including Camera Roll photos, My Photo Stream, iCloud sharing photos, Synced photos from computer, etc.), you can move to Part 1 to make it.
Just like the Photos App on Mac, Windows 10 also has a Photos App, which allows you to upload camera roll photos from iPhone to Windows computer if it is running with Windows 10 operating system. If you are working with a computer like this, follow us to transfer photos from iPhone to Windows 10 with Photos App as below:
Step 1: Download the latest version of iTunes on your computer, and this will helps your computer recognize your iPhone. And then connect your iPhone to computer with its USB cable.
Step 2: Run Photos App on your PC, and then click Import button at top right corner.
Step 3: Select the photos you want to import to PC, and then click Continue button. And then all the selected photos will be transferred your Windows 10 computer.
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