The beauty of photography is it’s ability to make a moment immortal. Photos and videos have become an intimate part of our lives. With the popularity of social networking platforms like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter booming, photography has gained the worldwide popularity it deserves. And if you are a devoted Apple user you would have realized by now that there is nothing much to transfer from your iPhone to your PC other than photos and videos.So, here we will guide you on how to transfer photos from iPhone to PC.
Transfer using USB cable
You can connect your iPhone to your PC via a USB cable. Just open ‘ My Computer ‘ on your PC then open ‘iPhone’ folder. There, you can select the photos/ videos and transfer photos from iPhone to PC.
Transfer using iCloud
iCloud is an easy way to Transfer photos from iPhone to PC. Firstly, Cloud Control Panel must be downloaded on your computer. The photos are uploaded to the cloud, which are then downloaded to your cloud connected PC. iCloud must be enabled on your phone and photo stream must be on. The photos will automatically upload from your iPhone and get downloaded to your PC when connected to the Wi-Fi.
However videos will not get uploaded to the cloud, therefore only photos can be transferred using this method.
Transfer using Apps like Dropbox and Google Drive
You can make use of apps like Dropbox and Google Drive to transfer photos, videos and many other types of files from your iPhone to your PC. Similar to the iCloud method, the files will be uploaded to your Dropbox account or your Google Drive account. These files can then be downloaded on you PC.
Transfer via iPhoto
If you use a Mac then the in-built iPhoto app on the Mac makes it very convenient. On connecting your phone to your Mac via a USB cable, a pop-up will appear asking if you want to import photos and videos onto your PC. Its much easier to Transfer photos from iPhone to PC via. this method.
Transfer via iTunes
iTunes can be downloaded online on the apple website. iTunes can be used to transfer photos, music and apps from your iPhone onto your PC. Your iPhone has to be connected to the computer via the USB cable.
* Where can I download the iCloud Control Panel ?
You can download it on the apple website for free.
* Is the iPhoto app only for apple devices ?
No, you can download the iPhoto app for Windows online.
* Can I transfer my apps from my phone to my computer ?
Yes, you can transfer apps from your iPhone to your computer via iTunes.
* How to transfer music from iPhone to computer?
You cannot transfer your music from your iPhone to your computer. Music transfer from a computer to an iPhone can be done via iTunes.