3 Simple Ways to Sync iPhone to Computer

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Daisy Updated on Jun 22, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

iPhone is very convenient and useful for all users. But for most people, managing the files on it can be a challenging and frustrating task. This is especially difficult when you want to sync iPhone to the computer. You may want to extract photos from iPhone to the computer to make sure all photos are always up to date. In another situation, you have to backup the important documents and contacts from iPhone to a computer in order to prevent data loss. Or you just need to transfer music and videos to a computer before deleting them on iPhone to free up more storage space.

Fortunately, we have found three easy ways to help you sync iPhone to the computer. The first two are using Apple's official tools iCloud and iTunes. The third is with the help of EaseUS MobiMover Free, the free iPhone data transfer software to solve the problem. Just follow the tutorial below and learn how to sync files from iPhone to the computer.

Sync iPhone to computer with Apple's iCloud

Apple's iCloud gives all users 5GB of free storage space to save files like photos, videos, and documents. With iCloud, you can keep all your devices including iPhone and computer up to date automatically.

Step 1. Update your iPhone to the latest version of iOS.

Step 2. Goes to Settings > iCloud, enter your Apple ID and turn on iCloud on your iPhone.

Step 3. Download iCloud for Windows to your computer from Apple's official website and log in with the same Apple ID.

Step 4. Select the iCloud services you'd like to enable and then click apply. iCloud will create a new folder for your computer. When you save files on your iPhone, the same data will sync on your computer automatically.

Sync iPhone to computer with Apple's iTunes

If you prefer to sync files like music, videos, photos via your iTunes account, here we introduce you how to perform it with iTunes.

Step 1. Update your iTunes to the latest version and launch the software on your computer.

Step 2. Connect your iPhone to this computer with a USB cable.

Step 3. Click on the device icon in the upper left corner of iTunes.

Step 4. Select the content which you want to sync with iTunes.

Step 5. Click Apply in iTunes and it will start to sync automatically. Now the select files will be sync to a computer with iTunes.

Sync iPhone to computer with EaseUS MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover is a free and easy to use 3rd party iPhone data transfer software. It allows users to sync files from iPhone to computer without any limits. MobiMover supports more than 10 types of files including contacts, videos, music, photos, notes, and more.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer running Windows or Mac OS systems with a USB cable. Start EaseUS MobiMover and navigate to "Phone to PC". Move your mouse to the right pane and continue with "Next".

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Step 2. MobiMover will load all the supported files on your iPhone here. You can export one or multiple data types flexibly. The compatible data types are photos, videos, movies, music, playlist, ringtones, books, contacts, messages, notes, voice memos, and more. you can customize the destination for exported iPhone data. If you don't do any change, MobiMover will save the data to a desktop folder named as Exported by MobiMover. Click "Transfer" to copy iPhone files to the computer at a fast speed

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Step 3. When the transferring finished, you can view, edit, keep or delete the content as you like.

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With EaseUS MobiMover, you can easily sync iPhone to the computer. In addition to transfer files from iPhone to the computer, the software also helps users to transfer files to new iPhone. Download this free iPhone data transfer software and manage the data saved on your iPhone with ease.