4 Ways to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7/7 Plus to Windows 10

Want to save some photos from your iPhone 7 to home Windows 10 laptop? Read this post to learn four ways to transfer pictures from iPhone 7 to Windows 10.

By Joy Taylor | Posted on: Dec. 05, 2018, Last Updated: Mar. 22, 2019
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Have a try of AnyTrans free trial on computer to manage your iOS files in a smart way. Now follow this guide to learn how to transfer photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10.

With the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, we can take stunning photos and 4K videos. To backup those photos and reclaim iPhone storage, we can import pictures from iPhone 7/7 Plus to the home PC, say, your newly updated Windows 10 laptop. Transferring photos from an Apple iPhone 7 to Windows 10 is not a tough job, and we can make it with the Windows default Photos app (very much like Photos on Mac), Windows File Explorer or some iOS Photo Management tool.

In this guide, we are going to show you four common ways to import photos from iPhone 7/7 Plus to your Windows 10 laptop.

Part 1. How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with AnyTrans for iOS

First we’d like to introduce a third-party software – AnyTrans for iOS to help you manage your iPhone 7 photos. These are the reasons why we choose AnyTrans for iOS.

Step 1Download AnyTrans on your Windows 10 (choose Windows version to download), and connect with your iPhone 7. Go to the window where shows you various types of iOS data.

Step 2Click on Photos and choose from Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Photo Share, Photo Library, Albums, etc.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3Choose photos you want to import to Windows 10, and click Send to PC.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows with AnyTrans – Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows with AnyTrans – Step 3

Also Read: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s/7 to MacBook Air/Pro >

Bonus Part. How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 Wirelessly

When you need to transfer photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 computer but have no available USB cable at hand, or your iPhone can’t be recognized by your Windows 10 computer, in this case, AnyTrans app on iPhone is a good option for you to transfer photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 wirelessly.

More than transferring photos from iPhone to computer, with AnyTrans app, you can directly manage files like music, video, documents on your iOS/Android device, and transfer files from one iOS device to another or from Android to iOS device and vice versa wirelessly.

Make sure your iPhone 7 and Windows 10 computer are connected to the same Wi-Fi, and cellular data would not work in the following steps.

Step 1. Install AnyTrans app on your iPhone 7.

Step 2. On your Windows 10 computer: Enter anytrans.io in your browser, and you will see a QR Code on this page.

On your iPhone: Open AnyTrans app, and tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code on your computer.

Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 Wirelessly with AnyTrans App - Step 2

Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 Wirelessly with AnyTrans App – Step 2

Step 3. Then all your iPhone photos will show up on your Windows 10 computer > Select the photos you want to transfer > Click on “Download” button to transfer photos from iPhone 7/7 Plus to Windows 10 computer.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 Wirelessly with AnyTrans App - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 Wirelessly with AnyTrans App – Step 3

Part 2. How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with Photos App

The Photos app on Windows 10 also allows you to import pictures from iPhone 7 to PC, but you may not easy to find specific photos if you have a huge photo library.

Step 1Plug in your iPhone 7 with USB cable to your Windows 10.

Step 2Open the Photos app from the Start menu.

Step 3Click Import button at the top right of the window.

Step 4By default, all the photos and videos in camera roll are checked, and you need to click the photos you don’t want to import. Then click Continue.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with Photos App Image Credit: imore.com

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with Photos App Image Credit: imore.com

Part 3. How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with File Explorer

Besides Photos app, there is another built-in tool which could help you to transfer photos between iPhone 7 and Windows 10. It is the File Explorer. Please follow the steps below to see how to manage your iPhone 7 photos with File Explorer.

Step 1Connect your iPhone 7 to Windows 10, and open Windows File Explorer from Start menu > This PC > Desktop.

Step 2Click your iPhone name > Internal Storage > DCIM.

Step 3Find photos in folders you want to transfer to Windows 10, and click “Copy to”.

Step 4Choose location and select a folder where you want to save those photos, and click Copy.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with File Explorer

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7 to Windows 10 with File Explorer

The Bottom Line

As you can see in this post, AnyTrans is a great iOS data manager that can help you transfer files directly or wirelessly in an easier way than ever. Download it now and give you more control and flexibility on photo management.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iPhone related issues.