[Solution] How to Add Photos to iPhone from PC Effectively

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Tioka Updated on Jun 19, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

For enjoying your selfies and other amazing pictures at any time, you should add these photos to your iPhone. When it comes to adding photos to iPhone from PC, you may think of iTunes first, but it's not so easy for most iPhone users.In this blog, you can find the simplest way to add photos to iPhone from PC for free with iCloud or Airdrop.
Meanwhile, at the end of this post, you will learn the iPhone data transfer software tutorial to add photos to iPhone from PC effectively for FREE. You can even add photos to iPhone from PC with just some simple clicks.

Add photos to iPhone from Mac PC

Airdrop is a pre-installed application on Apple devices like iPhone, iPad, and Mac. So, you can easily and safely use it to add photos to iPhone from Mac PC. Please check the step-by-step below.

1. Turn on Airdrop on Mac and iPhone as well as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connection function.

2. Open "Photos" applications on your Mac, and select one or multiple photos you want to add to iPhone.

3. Tap the "Share" button and choose your iPhone device in the AirDrop available list.

4. Tap "Accept" on the iPhone screen to add the transferred photos from Mac to iPhone. 

AirDrop on Mac


Add photos to iPhone from Windows PC

Here we will show you 2 ways to add photos to iPhone from Windows PC for free, with iCloud Drive or the completely free iPhone data transfer software.Just read on and get the methods.

Method 1: Add photos to iPhone from Windows PC with iCloud

1.Download iCloud for Windows and install it.
2.Restart your PC.
3.Launch the iCloud application and enter your Apple ID to sign in to iCloud.
4.Choose the features and content that you want to keep up to date on your devices.

install icloud for windows and find it in file explorer

Tips: When you turn on Photos, iCloud will create a Photos folder in File Explorer called iCloud Photos. You can choose photos which you want to add to iPhone to the iCloud Photos Uploads folder on your Windows PC and you can view and download them in the Photos app on your iPhone.

Method 2: Add photos to iPhone from Windows PC with iPhone data transfer software

You are also highly suggested to use EaseUS MobiMover to add photos to iPhone from Windows PC for free. You can not only transfer photos to iPhone but also all the data (contact, video, music, bookmark etc.) can be transferred to iPhone with just 5 steps below.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer (Windows 7/8/10) with a USB cable and start EaseUS MobiMover. Once connected, tap on Trust on your iPhone to continue.

main screen of one-click transfer

Step 2: Click the drop-down menu next to your iPhone device and choose PC/Desktop to transfer photos from PC to iPhone. You can select to import photos by folder or by file

one click transfer - PC - iPhone

Step 3: Go to your computer to find the photos you want to import to your iPhone (iPhone X/8/8 Plus included). MobiMover enables you to transfer multiple pictures from PC or laptop to your iPhone without quantity limitation. 

find the photos on your computer to import to iPhone

Step 4: Select the folders or files you want to import to your iPhone and then click Select Folder or Open. MobiMover will automatically read and load all the supported files in the selected folder. You can choose Picture only to get the data to your iPhone. 

load the images to MobiMover  

Step 5: Click Transfer to begin to add photos from PC to your iPhone at lightning speed. When it finished, go to the Photos App on your iPhone to check the imported pictures. 

begin to transfer photos from PC to iPhone