How to Fix My Photo Stream Not Working on iPhone iPad iPod touch


My Photo Stream not working or not showing on your iPhone iPad or iPod touch? Just read this post to get the fixes, for iOS 10, iOS 9 and iOS 8.


Sep. 21, 2016


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iCloud Photo Stream could be a wonderful tool for you to share your recently taken photos across your Apple devices, no matter iOS devices, Mac or Apple TV. But you may have got some Photo Stream problems such as the photos and videos won’t be synced to your iPad by using Photo Stream, or you couldn’t find My Photo Stream tap after opening iPhone Photos app and going to Albums. In these situations, what can we do to make Photo Stream work again? Below are some basic tips.

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Some users reported that they couldn’t find My Photo Stream folder in iPhone Photos app after iOS 10 update. Thus they want to seek a way to solve the problem and get back the missing Photo Stream.

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Actually, this problem can be easily fixed. As Apple says, once you turn on iCloud Photo Library on your iOS device, My Photo Stream folder will disappear and photos in it will be transferred to All Photo Folder on your Photo app. And if you want to show My Photo Stream tab again, just go to Setting > iCloud > Photos to disable iCloud Photo Library.

How to Fix Photostream Not Working on iPhone iPad iPod touch

There are so many factors may cause this iCloud don’t sync problem, such as low battery and bad Wi-Fi connection. And you can try and follow the tip lists below to make Photo Stream work again.

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1.Check whether you turn on My Photo Stream on your device.

If you want to share and sync photos between two iOS device, you need enable My Photo Stream on both of these devices by going to Setting > iCloud > Photos. And if you have turned on, you can also try to turn off and then turn on "My Photo Stream" to refresh the iCloud streaming.

2.Check whether you have enough battery power on your device.

If your device is below 20% battery power, My Photo Stream will be automatically disabled to save battery life. So keep your device have enough battery power to access Photo Stream.

3.Check whether you have a good and stable Wi-Fi connection.

You should make sure your Wi-Fi is on, and connected to the Internet.

4.Check whether you turn off Camera app on your iOS device.

To use Photo Stream, you should turn off Camera app on your device.

5.Check whether you login iCloud with the same Apple ID.

You should log in iCloud with same Apple ID on the devices that you want to share photos between.

The Bottom Line

Welcome any idea about how to fix this Photo Stream not working problem. And you can also post your Photo Stream issues on the comment section below. In the end, if you want to share photos across your iOS devices in another way, you are suggested to download free trial of AnyTrans, which is a new iMobie solution that you can use to transfer photos, videos, songs and other 20+ types of files between any two iOS deives.

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