[4 Free Ways] How to Get Pictures from iCloud to iPhone

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Tioka Updated on Jun 25, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

You can upload your pictures to iCloud to make sure that your picture will be lost with neither formatting nor deletion. But there are still a lot of users don't know how to get the picture which is been uploaded to iCloud back to their iPhone.This post will show 4 amazing ways to help you get pictures from iCloud. Wish one of them can be helpful to you.

1.Download pictures from iCloud to PC and transfer them to iPhone

In order to get pictures from iCloud to iPhone, you are highly suggested to download photos from iCloud to your PC or Mac and transfer these pictures from computer to your iPhone with the totally free iPhone data transfer software - MobiMover Free.

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Step 1: Use a USB cable to connect your iPhone to your computer (Mac/PC), run EaseUS MobiMover Free, and choose the PC/Mac to iDevice function.

How to transfer photos from computer to iPhone - Step 1

Step 2: In the new window, click the three dots to choose to transfer photos from computer to your iPhone by folder or by file, then select the folders or files you that covers the items you want to add to your iPhone.

How to transfer photos from computer to iPhone - Step 2

Step 3: Check the category/categories and tap the Transfer button to start importing photos from computer to your iPhone.

How to transfer photos from computer to iPhone - Step 3

Step 4: The time it will take to transfer photos from computer to your iPhone depends on the size of the files you’d like to copy. Wait patiently for the transfer process to finish and check the items in the Photos app on your iDevice.

How to transfer photos from computer to iPhone - Step 4

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2.How to get pictures from iCloud backup to iPhone

If you want to get pictures from iCloud backup, you must go to the App&Data screen first. Read the step-by-step below to enter the APP&Data screen and get pictures from iCloud Backup.

1. Enter the App&Data screen.

2. Tap "Restore from iCloud Backup" to get pictures from the iCloud backup.

3. Choose an existing backup file you created before and download all the pictures in this backup file.

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Notes:
This is not an advisable solution cause the restoration will delete the existing contents on your iPhone and then restores the pictures from the backup file. 

3.How to get pictures from iCloud Photo Stream to iPhone

If you synced your photos to iCloud Photo Stream on your old iPhone, here you can find the free solution to get back your pictures from iCloud Photo Stream.

Go to Setting > name/Apple ID > iCloud > Photos, and turn My Photo Stream on, as well as iCloud Photo Sharing.

Attention: The synchronization requires the network connection, make sure that you are using Wi-Fi or cellular data.

4.How to get pictures from iCloud Photos Library

The iCloud Photo Library allows you have a quick access to your iPhone to all your photos restored in all the devices. Follow the step-by-step below to get pictures from the iCloud Photo Library on iPhone right now!

Goes to Setting > name/Apple ID > iCloud > Photos one by one, and turn iCloud Photos Library on. iPhone will download the photos restored in the library automatically.