If you are reading this, you probably spend a lot of time organizing iPad photos in albums. Don’t spend even more time trying to transfer those albums to PC. All you see when you access the iPad on your computer is a set of random photo folders that have nothing to do with the albums created on the device. So what’s next?
Choose the way from the list below:
If you have iCloud Photos enabled:
This is how to transfer iPad albums to PC with CopyTrans Photo:
Transfer all albums created on iPad to PC
Download CopyTrans Photo to your PC from the product page: Download CopyTrans Photo now
Install and run CopyTrans Photo and connect the iPad. The iPad albums appear listed in the leftmost pane.
Click on “Full Backup”.
Select or create the folder where to back up the iPad photos and albums and click OK.
The backup is in progress. Stand by until it completes.
All the iPad albums and their photo contents are now transferred to the PC folder of your choice.
Transfer specific photo album from iPad to PC
Download CopyTrans Photo and connect the iPad. The iPad albums show on the far left-hand side pane while the PC folders appear on the far right side.
Now drag and drop the iPad album from left to right, from PC to iPad.
Click on “Apply changes”.
The photos from the iPad album are transferred to the PC folder with the same name.
This is how to transfer albums created on iPad to PC.
My photos weren’t transferred!
If your photos are displayed as blank icons, don’t worry – they are probably just in HEIC format, which your PC doesn’t recognize. Install our free solution for viewing HEIC files and they will display fine.
If your photos weren’t transferred or have poor resolution, they are probably sitting in iCloud – this is why CopyTrans Photo couldn’t pull the originals from your device.
- First, let’s download photos from iCloud to a computer. For that, please install CopyTrans Cloudly:
Click to download CopyTrans Cloudly
Run CopyTrans Cloudly. You will see a login screen. Enter your Apple ID and password.
NOTE: We use a secure SSL-connection and do not store your account data, unless you want us to save it for faster login.
If you have two-factor authentication enabled, make sure to allow the connection on your device:
Wait until your iCloud photo library is loaded. To download all photos from iCloud, click Download and select the destination folder:
This is it! Your iCloud photos were saved to your computer.