How to Transfer Pictures from iPhone to Flash Drive
"I want to transfer pictures from my iPhone to a USB flash drive to backup. Is there any easy way that allow me to do that in batch? I don't want to spend hours just for transferring iPhone photos to USB flash drive. Please give me some suggestions. Thank you in advance."
Want to upgrade your iPhone to iOS 8 but fear that you might lose photos on it? Don't worry, you can transfer photos from iPhone to a USB flash drive for backup. Just mount your iPhone an an external hard drive on computer and export photos you have taken to computer. What if you want to transfer photos in Photo Library?
Well, if you're facing the situation I mentioned above, you should try Wondershare TunesGo or Wondershare TunesGo (Mac) which allows you to transfer all pictures from iPhone to a flash drive in batch. And after backing up iPhone photos to flash drive, you're able to remove unwanted photos from iPhone by using this software. The following are the simple steps to transfer photos from iPhone to USB flash drive.
Step 1. Download TunesGo
Step 2. Run TunesGo
Plug in the USB flash drive into your computer, making sure it works properly. By default, on Windows PC, the USB flash drive will appear on computer. On Mac, the USB flash drive will show on desktop. Run TunesGo and connect your iPhone with computer via a USB cable that iPhone comes with. After connecting successfully, this tool will detect your iPhone and show it in the primary window.
This software is fully compatible with iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS as long as they are running iOS 8/7/6/5.
Step 3. Transfer photos from iPhone to USB flash drive
If you use iPhone 6 or your iPhone runs iOS 8, photos will be saved in Recently Added. If you use iPhone 5/5S/5C/4S/4/3GS and run iOS 7/6/5, the photos will be saved in Camera Roll and Photo Library. Here, the steps below are based on the second condition that you iPhone runs iOS 7/6/5.
On the left of the main window, you can see "Photos". Click to reveal two folders where by default all iPhone photos are saved: Photo Library and Camera Roll. Photos in Photo Library are generally these ones you've synced from iTunes. Photos in Camera Roll are these you've captured. By clicking Photo Library or Camera Roll, you'll see photos in the folder. Then select wanted photos and click "Export to My Computer" by clicking the triangle under "Export". In the popped up window, find your USB flash drive and open it to save these iPhone photos.
Download TunesGo to transfer iPhone photos to USB flash drive right now!
To upgrade to iOS 8 successfully, you might be interested in
- 5 Things to Do before Upgrading to iOS 8
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- Speed Up Your iPhone to Run iOS 8 Faster
- Free Up Enough Space to Update to iOS 8
- A Full Guide to Install iOS 8 on iPhone
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