How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac

Wondering how to transfer photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac in a trouble-free way? Check on this guide and you’ll get a useful tool to transfer photos from Samsung Galaxy to Windows PC and Mac computer.

By Abby Walsh | Posted: Feb. 11, 2018, Last Updated: Apr. 18, 2018
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“I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 and want to transfer some photos from Samsung Galaxy to computer as a backup. I’ve connected my Galaxy to PC via a USB cable but it just won’t display my photos. I so wanna backup my photos from my Galaxy S5 to PC! Has anyone else experienced this issue with their phone not being recognized? Any suggestions?”

When it comes to transferring photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac, the first thought occurring in your mind may be plugging your device to computer via a USB cable. But you may meet the same problem like this user above and be unable to transfer photos from Samsung to PC easily. Here we’d like to recommend a tool called AnyTrans for Android, which is capable of transferring photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac within minutes.

Also Read: How to Backup Photos on Android to Mac/PC >

The Tool You’ll Need – AnyTrans for Android

As an impressive Android data-managing tool, AnyTrans for Android is able to help you transfer all types of Android files to PC or Mac computer with ease. Here are some main features of it:

1. Supports transferring photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac computer without any hassle, and it only takes a few minutes to finish it.

2. Supports transferring other Android data like messages, videos, contacts, music, books, ringtones and more to computer easily.

3. Allows you to preview and select the photos before transferring, and you can also transfer all Android data to another device in 1-click.

4. Also supports transferring data from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch to Android devices, and all your data will be safe during the process.

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac

To make it, you need to download and install AnyTrans for Android to your computer first and then follow the steps below to get started.

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Step 1 Launch AnyTrans for Android on your computer and connect to your Samsung Galaxy phone via a USB cable.

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 1

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 1

Step 2 Scroll down on the homepage and chick on Photo Library to scan your photos on Samsun g Galaxy phone.

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 2

Step 3 After scanning, all your photos on Samsung Galaxy phone will show up. Select the photos you want to transfer to PC or Mac and click To PC/Mac button to transfer photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac.

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac – Step 3

The Bottom Line

With the help of AnyTrans for Android, it only takes three simple steps to transfer photos from Samsung Galaxy to PC/Mac without efforts. What’s more, it can also help you transfer data from computer to device and from device to device with ease. Just get it to your computer and have a free trial >

Abby Walsh

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan and a horror movie lover. Always be willing to solve all kinds of Apple-related issues as well as Android's.

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