How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad

iTunes won’t sync photos to iPhone on PC Windows 10, how to transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad? Read on to get one quick method.

By Tom Boyer | Posted on: Dec. 06, 2018, Last Updated: Dec. 27, 2018
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You may be one of those people who know perfectly how to import photos from iPhone to a Windows PC. But when you plan to get photos back to your iPhone or iPad, you’re stuck. Usually, iTunes could be a good tool to get it done to help you sync photos from pc to iPhone iPad.

However, after updating PC to Windows 10, some people reported there are some iTunes sync errors stopping them from transferring photos and songs to their iPhone iPad. Therefore, here we provide you with an iTunes alternative to transfer photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad in an easy way.

Method 1. How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Directly with AnyTrans for iOS

To quickly transfer photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad, we’ll use a professional iOS manager – AnyTrans for iOS, which enables you to easily transfer data between iOS device and computer without iTunes. And it’s compatible with almost all iOS devices, such as iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 and iPad Pro. Know more about this tool:

Download 7-Day Free Trial of AnyTrans for iOS on Windows 10 PC and follow the below stwps to know how to transfer photos from Windows 10 to iPhone without iTunes:

Step 1Install and run AnyTrans for iOS, connect your iPhone or iPad to Windows 10 PC computer using a USB cable. After AnyTrans for iOS loads your device data, scroll up to get the categories page as below.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 1

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 1

Step 2Click “Photos” folder and then choose “Photo Library”.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 2

Step 3Click “+” button on the top right corner to import photos from your Windows 10 to iPhone or iPad > Select the photos you need to import > Click Open. And these photos shall be directly transferred to your iPhone or iPad.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone iPad – Step 3

Bonus Tip. How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly with AnyTrans App

If there is no USB cable available or your iPhone cannot be recognized by your computer, then you can try the AnyTrans app on your iPhone to transfer photos fromWindows 10 to iPhone wirelessly.

Before we start, please make sure:

    • Install AnyTrans App on your iPhone.
  • Make sure your iPhone is connected to Wi-Fi, and cellular data would not work in the following steps.

If you have done all mentioned above, here we go to the detailed steps:

Step 1On your computer: Go to anytrans.io and you will see a QR Code.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 1

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 1

Step 2On your iPhone: Open AnyTrans app, and tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code on your computer.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 2

Step 3Then all your iPhone photos will show up on your computer. Select the photos you want to transfer and click on “Upload” button to transfer photos fromWindows 10 to iPhone wirelessly.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 3

Method 2. How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone with iCloud

For Windows PC users, iCloud for Windows would be a good option for you to upload photos from computer to iPhone. Follow the steps below to get this method:

To transfer photos from Windows 10 to iPad or iPhone with iCloud, you have to make sure that you have enabled iCloud Photos Library on iPhone. And the photos on your iPhone would automatically be uploaded to your iCloud.

Since it only has 5GB free space for you, photos can take a large part of your iCloud storage. Don’t want to take too much space on your iCloud? Try the aforementioned Method 1 .

Step 1Download and launch iCloud for Windows > Sign in with your iCloud account.

Step 2Check the box next to “Photos” > Click Options on the right side > Check the box next to “Upload new photos and videos from my PC” > Click Done > Then click on “Apply” button to apply your settings.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone without iTunes - Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone without iTunes – Step 2

Step 3Go to the iCloud Photos’ local folder on your PC > Right click on “Uploads” > Choose “Add photos…” option.

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone without iTunes - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from Windows 10 to iPhone without iTunes – Step 3

Step 4Then select photos on your Windows 10 PC you would like to upload > Click on “Open” button to upload your photos to iCloud > Then these photos shall be transferred to your iPhone.

The Bottom Line

With AnyTrans for iOS, transferring photos from Windows 10 to iPhone/iPad is as easy as only 3 steps just like we show above. And after transferring, all photos will be imported to your Photos app on your iOS device. Besides photos, AnyTrans for iOS help you transfer songs, videos, contacts, PDF books and other files to your iPhone iPad from Windows and Mac computer. Download AnyTrans and Discover More >>

Tom Boyer

A writer for iMobie, has been covering iOS, Mac and Android related How-to Articles / Apps Reviews for 3+ years. Like sharing something about data recovering knowledge and apps.