Want to save photos from iPhone to PC for backup use? Plan to move all the photos from iPhone to PC to reclaim free space on iPhone? Read this article to get three ways to transfer photos.
This guide is only available for users whose computer is Windows-based, if you are using a Mac computer, please read How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer. This post is available for both computer.
– Looking for a way to backup your photos from iPhone to computer in case your iPhone gets misplaced or damaged?
– Your iPhone is almost out of storage space and you are trying to save photos from iPhone to PC in order to reclaim more free space?
– Have bought a new iPhone and no longer need the old iPhone any more. How do you take those photos off your iPhone to save them on your computer?
This tutorial will show you three ways to solve those problems above.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer via a USB cable.
Step 2. There is an Autoplay dialog box popping up when your computer recognize your iPhone, select “Import pictures and videos” from the menu.
Step 3. Click “More option” at the bottom left corner of the screen > Click the “Browse” option to choose where to save your photos. By default, the imported photos will be saved in My Pictures folder.
Save Photos from iPhone to PC
Step 4. Select and review the groups you want to import > Start to import.
How to Save Photos from iPhone to PC
Step 5. When the transfer is finished, please check your recently imported pictures by Windows Photo Gallery.
If you want to reclaim more free space on your iPhone after transfer those photos to your computer, please make sure you have checked “Erase after importing” option.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer via USB cable.
Step 2. Go to the Start menu and then click” Computer” option.
Step 3. Your computer will detect your iPhone as a Portabel Device > Double-click your device icon > click Internal Storage > Click DCIM folder > go ahead to access the pictures on your iPhone.
Move Photos from iPhone to PC
Step 4. Right-click on this folder and choose Copy from the drop-down menu.
Step 5. Paste the photos in the destination folder on your computer.
The two methods above enable us to save photos from iPhone to PC with just few clicks. However, only photos that are taken with the iPhone’s built-in camera are able to be imported to the computer through the two ways above. Photos synced from iTunes cannot be imported. Thus, we will discuss how to save all the photos from iPhone to PC.
A third-part software named AnyTrans created by iMobie Inc offers a perfect solution on this issue. Let start to learn how to move photos from iPhone to PC with AnyTrans.
Step 1. Download and install AnyTrans on your computer.
Step 2. Connect your iPhone to the computer > Launch AnyTrans > AnyTrans will recognize your iPhone immediately > Click Content to PC button.
Step 3. Select the categories of photos you want to export to PC > Set up the destination of the photos > Click Arrow button to start exporting all iPhone photos.
If you happened to have no available USB cable or your computer can not recognize your iPhone, but still want to save photos from your iPhone to computer, then you might need a wireless method. AnyTrans app is the one that enables you to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly. Please follow the step-by-step guide to see how to do it.
Step 1. Install AnyTrans app on your iPhone.
Step 2. Visit anytrans.io on your computer. Then you could see there is a QR code on the page.
Step 3. Open AnyTrans app on your iPhone, and tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code on your computer.
Step 4. Then all your photo albums will show up on the computer. Choose photos you want to save to computer, then click “Download” to send it to computer.
If this post is useful to you, please kindly share it with the people around you who may also look for a similar solution. Or should you have any questions, please feel free to share it with us in the comments section or email us at our Help Center.
Product-related questions? Contact Our Support Team to Get Quick Solution >
The best tool to transfer, backup and manage your iPhone iPad content, even iTunes, iCloud backup files. As easy as ABC!