How to Transfer Photos from Your Old iPhone to Computer

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We all have a certain attachment to our photos and would rather not lose them no matter what. When you get a new iPhone, you have to either sell or give out the old one. This can be quite tricky as you would not want to sell your old iPhone or give it away with all the photos still saved on it. The logical thing to do in this situation would be to transfer the photos from your old iPhone to a computer where you can retrieve them anytime.

Transfer Photos from Your Old iPhone to Computer

There is one easy and simple way for you to transfer photos from your old iPhone to a computer that is to use an iPhone Media File Manager- iMyFone TunesMate. It is a great program which allows you to transfer and synchronize all media on your iPhone with your computer. iMyFone Tunesmate allows users to freely transfer media files between their iPhone and computer library. It can transfer all kinds of media to and from iPhone, computer and iTunes including music, videos, photos, ringtones, and lots more.

With iMyFone Tunesmate you can easily transfer photos from an old iPhone to a computer in a few easy steps. It is user-friendly and really easy to use. You can choose to transfer all the photos on your old iPhone in one click, or you can select the few most important photos and transfer them, it is really flexible.

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  • You can transfer photos from old iPhone to computer/external devices selectively or all.
  • You can transfer photos from old iPhone to computer/external devices selectively or all.
  • You can have a Two-way Transfer for your media files to and from your iPhone, iTunes and PC.
  • You can both backup and delete your photos and even share with your friends.
  • You can transfer all kind of media files:  photo, music, video, playlists, podcasts, audiobooks, etc.

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1. Transfer All Photos in One Click

iMyFone TunesMate can be used to transfer all the photos on an old iPhone to a pc right before a security wipe or before giving it away or selling it. It offers a convenient way to back up or synchronize all the photos on an iPhone to a computer using the following easy steps:

Step 1: Launch iMyPhone Tunesmate on your computer and connect your old iPhone with a USB cable.
Step 2: Click "Backup Photos to PC/Mac" from Home interface of TunesMate. Then click on the “Select folder” if you use windows; or click on “Save” if you are using a Mac and the backup process will start.
Step 3: Once the backup process has completed successfully, select the “Open Folder” as that’s where the backed-up photos are and finally click on the “Ok” button to close the entire window.

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After the process finished, the photos from your old iPhone will be transferred to your computer successfully now.

2. Transfer Part of Photo Selectively

iMyFone TunesMate provides the easiest and quickest way to manage your photos form you iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to computer, including your Camera Roll and My Photo Stream. You can transfer your photos from your old iPhone to a computer selectively as you want. There are three ways to go about it:

Situation 1: Transfer Photos from iDevice to Computer Selectively
Situation 2: Transfer All Photos in One Photo Type from iDevice to Computer
Situation 3: Transfer All Photos in One Photo Album from iDevice to Computer

Situation 1: Transfer Photos from iDevice to Computer Selectively

After you selected the “Photo” module, you will in the defalt window of “Camera Roll”. You can select a specific photo category from the left sidebar, then all the pictures in this album will be displayed on the right panel. Check you selected photos and click “Export > Export to PC” at the top bar or right-click the selected photos and select “Export > Export to PC” from the drop-down list.

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Situation 2: Transfer All Photos in One Photo Type from iDevice to Computer

Also you can transfer your photos from your old iPhone to a computer in one photo type. It will be clearer to manage all your useful photos, so you can only transfer what you need. You just need to select a specific photo category on the left sidebar and Right-click on the one you need.  Click “Export to PC” from the drop-down list. Then you need to browse and choose the target folder for the exported photos on computer from the pop-up window, tap “Select Folder” to begin the export process.

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Situation 3: Transfer All Photos in One Photo Album from iDevice to Computer

This will help you better sort out the photos you need, when you need to transfer your photos from your old iPhone. After you select a photo category, then Right-click on a specific album under the photo category, and click “Export to PC” from the drop-down list. When it transfer successfully, a “Export Successfully” window will pop up and you can tap “Open Folder” to find the exported photos on computer or click “OK” to close the window.

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iMyFone TunesMate eliminates the complications of backing up photos when changing from one iPhone to another. Now you can rest easy knowing your photos are safely backed up while you dispose of your old iPhone. iMyFone TunesMate allows you the freedom to either save all your photos or select the ones you would rather keep. iMyFone TunesMate saves your photos on your windows or mac pc and you can restore the photos on your new iPhone just as easily.

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