How to Backup Photos from iPod

The plan was to sync pictures onto my iPod touch and copy them onto my work computer. I have iTunes on this computer, but can't find a way to get the pictures onto my work computer.

If you have installed iTunes on your computer, you can easily sync photos to your iPod. But it’s very tough to backup photos from iPod to your computer, because iTunes doesn’t let you do that. In fact, to complete the task, one easy and convenient way is to use a smart iPod to computer transfer – Wondershare TunesGo Retro or Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac). It empowers you to backup iPod camera roll, photo library and other albums to your computer with ease.

How to backup photos from iPod

The following part mainly explains how to backup photos on your iPod to your computer running Windows OS. Download this iPod to computer transfer on your computer. Then, go through the part below.

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Note: The Windows version is fully compatible with iPod touch 5/4/3 running iOS 6/iOS 5/iOS 7/iOS 8/iOS 9, iPod nano 7/6/5/4/3/2/1, iPod classic 3/2/1 and iPod shuffle /4/3/2/1. While the Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac) only supports iPod touch 5/4 running on iOS 5, iOS 7, iOS 8, iOS 9 or iOS 6.

Step 1. Set up your iPod after running this program

To get started, install this iPod to PC transfer on your computer. Run it. Use a USB cable to connect your iPod with your PC. This iPod to PC transfer will quickly detect your iPod. Then, files on your iPod, like music, photos, will be shown in the left column.

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Note: If you get the iTunes installation window on your PC when running Wondershare TunesGo Retro, you should follow the installation window to install iTunes on your computer.

Step 2. Backup iPod photos

In the left column, click "Photos" tab to bring up the photo management window. All albums on your iPod will be shown on the right panel. Choose your wanted albums and click "Export to". If you decide to backup some photos, you can open the album and select your desired photos and then click "Export to".

When the file browser window pops up, you need to set a location on your PC to save the exported photos or albums.

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Well, that’s the tutorial about backing up photos from iPod touch. Now, enjoy photos on your computer.

Further reading:

Besides backing up photos from iPod, you can do more with this iPod to PC transfer:

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Oct 15,2015 10:56 am / Posted by Thomas Jones to iPod

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