How to Download Transfer Photos from iPhone to PC Mac

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This article will guide you on how to transfer photos from iPhone using several different devices in brief.

How to Download Photos from iPhone to Computer?

How to Download Transfer Photos from iPhone to PC

Steps to Download iPhone Photos to PC/Computer (Using USB Cable)

Step 1: Just connect your iPhone with your computer or laptop with a USB cable.

Step 2: So, you can easily access to Photos app. However, visit the Windows Start menu to search and open Photos app.

Step 3: Browse to the top right side to go to Import icon that seems a box with a reversed arrow inside. 

Step 4: With next screen, access to the photos that you to download. 

Step 5: Enter the Continue key from the lower-left side to continue.

Step 6: With next screen will display you the site in which the iPhone photos will be saved. To change, then go to the link.

Step 7: In addition, tap on the checkbox to remove the imported files. Tap on Import key to move them. 

Step 8: After importing, you can see photos in Collections menu or select Album icon from the left sidebar to see any particular albums.

The above guidelines, you can download successfully iPhone photos to Windows PC. 

How to Download Photos from iPhone to Mac/Macbook (Using Cable)

How To Download Transfer Photos From IPhone To macbook

Download Photos from iPhone to Macbook/Mac

Step 1: Simply, connect to the iPhone with your Mac PC with the USB cable/iPhone cable.

Step 2: You can open Photos app. Also, access to Photos app from Dock, Launchpad, or Applications folder.

Step 3: The photos and videos from the iPhone you connect to Mac will be displayed on the Import screen of Photos app.

Step 4: Now, choose the photos to download. 

Step 5: Continue the Imported Selected option to download the iPhone photos on PC. To import new photos, then choose Import All New Photos option.

Step 6: Go to Last Imported option on the left side to check the downloaded photos. Accessing to Imports album will display the list of photos that you have imported.

How to Download Photos from iPhone to PC/Computer Wirelessly

  • Download Photos from iPhone to PC using iCloud Photos
  • Download Photos from iPhone to PC using

Download Photos from iPhone to PC using iCloud Photos 

Step 1: With iPhone, go to Settings > visit Photos > select iCloud Photos/iCloud Photo Library.

Step 2: With laptop/computer, download iCloud for Windows by taping on the link

Step 3: After done installation process, give the same Apple ID as your iPhone and log in to it on Windows PC.

Step 4: When you access to iCloud for Windows app, sign in for the Photos option and tap on the Options button related to it.

Step 5: On Photos Options pop-up, you can check-in any options like iCloud Photo Library, Download new photos and videos to my PC, and more.

Step 6: At last tap on the Done option and then click to Apply. 

Download Photos from iPhone to PC using 

Download Photos from iPhone to PC using

Step 1: With iPhone, choose Settings > go to Photos > select iCloud Photos at the start.

Step 2: Just access to a web browser on PC and visit Log in to it by giving your Apple ID and password.

Step 3: If the iPhone chooses two-factor authentication, then you click to the 6-digit PIN on Windows PC.

Step 4: For now on your iPhone, tap on the Allow button to confirm. Now the PIN will be appeared and type the same on PC.

Step 5: With, choose Photos from the list of options to get into photo list of your iPhone.

Step 6: Go to Media Types or My Albums option on the left side to select the photos to download. 

Step 7: Select cloud download menu from the top to download iPhone photos on PC.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Mac Wirelessly?

  • Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using iCloud Photos
  • Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using AirDrop

Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using iCloud Photos 

Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using iCloud Photos

Step 1: With iCloud, you can transfer photos from iPhone to MacBook wirelessly. 

Step 2: To begin, click on iPhone Setting > choose Photos > and enable iCloud Photos.

Step 3: With Mac PC, go to Apple icon > choose System Preferences > select iCloud.

Step 4: Choose Photos and check in the box on the left. Click Options corresponding to it.

Step 5: Visit the checkbox of iCloud Photos and click to the Done button to close iCloud window.

Step 6: Open Photos App on your Mac PC and choose the photos to download.

Step 7: iCloud Photos is setup on Mac and iPhone. So, just copy iPhone photos to the Photos app and can be opened from both iPhone and Mac. 

Step 8: When you access to Photos app on your Mac PC, you can download iPhone photos and displayed on Mac.

Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using AirDrop

Download Photos from iPhone to Mac using AirDrop

Step 1: With an iPhone, activate Bluetooth and Wi-Fi from Settings or from Control Center.

Step 2: Likewise, activate the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connection on Mac PC on the top of the display.

Step 3: Access to Photos app on iPhone and click to Select option from the top-right side.

Step 4: Select the photos to download on Mac and go to the Share icon on the bottom left.

Step 5: Enter name of the Mac PC. With the photos you have chosen will be sent to Mac and stored on the Downloads folder.

How to Download Photos from iCloud to iPhone?

How to Download Photos from iCloud to iPhone?

To Download Select Images, 

Step 1: On your iPhone, open Photos and go to Shared Albums.

Step 2: Access to an album and select the images  to download.

Step 3: Tap on the Share button from the left corner. 

Step 4: Choose Save Image. With this, the images downloaded will be shown on the Camera Roll.

To Download All Images

Step 1: Access to iPhone Settings and type your name or Apple ID. 

Step 2: As you open the Apple ID menu opens up, go to the iCloud option.

Step 3: Choose the Photos option under Apps using iCloud.

Step 4: Click to enable the slider available next to iCloud Photo Library.

Step 5: Choose Download and Keep Originals options to download all the photos.

Step 6: Thus, any user can download photos from iCloud to iPhone 6 or later. 

Winding Up

There are different processes to can transfer iPhone photos to Mac PC and Windows PC.

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