How to Transfer Photos from iPad to Computer Freely

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Lionel Updated on Jun 29, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Over the summer I started downloading photographs directly to our iPad. In the past, I had first loaded them onto our laptop and then transferred them to the iPad. Now, I am wondering if I can take what I first put on the iPad and move them to the laptop. Does anyone regularly do this? Or, do you know if it can be done? 

As is known to all, iPad has a bigger screen, that is an advantage compared with iPhone, therefore, more and more people like to store the photos on their iPad in order to enjoy them. However, the more photos on the iPad mean the less storage space remains on the device, thus that really make sense to free up space on iPad, on the other hand, we all know the fact that all kinds of data may be lost by accident, so protection of content become also important. So, in order to get more storage space or to keep data safe, it's necessary to transfer photos from iPad to computer freely, in this article, we'll give you two ways.

Transfer photos from iPad to computer freely via iTunes

iTunes has been widely used by Apple fans to sync data between the iOS devices and computer, so let's take a look at how it works.

1. Download and install the latest iTunes version on your computer. 

2.Connect your iPad with a USB cable to the computer. Run iTunes and click the iPad device button in the main interface.

3.Click "This computer" and "Back Up Now" in the right-side panel to back up all the iPad data, including photos. After the process is done, unplug your iPad. 

Transfer photos from iPad to computer freely via iTunes

Transfer photos from iPad to computer freely via EaseUS MobiMover Free

If you don't like to use iTunes, why not to try a free iTunes alternative, here we recommend you a free iPhone data transfer software - EaseUS MobiMover Free, which enables you to copy files from computer to iPhone/iPad (running iOS 8 or later), back up iPhone/iPad contents to computer and share files from one iPhone/iPad to another, meanwhile, MobiMover can also help you manage your iOS data by deleting, editing and adding items from computer as a free iPhone content manager. Follow the steps below to learn how to send photos from iPad to PC now.

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Step 1: Connect your iPad to your computer with a USB cable. Tap on Trust on your iPhone to continue. Open EaseUS MobiMover and go to the main screen of MobiMover. 

one-click to transfer from iPhone to PC

Step 2: If you need, you can click the Folder icon or the computer icon to customize the path for exported photos. If you don't, MobiMover will send the photos to a desktop folder named Exported by MobiMover with the specific date. Then, click Next to enter the data loading screen. 

set the path for transferring photos from iPhone to PC

Step 3: MobiMover will read and load all the compatible file on your iPad at the beginning. You can check the Photo library only or with other files, like contacts, message, note, or book together. 

choose photos to be transferred to the PC

Step 4: Click Transfer to begin to transfer photos from iPad to the computer with a single click. Please don't disconnect your iPad while transferring. After this, click View and check the exported pictures. 

begin to transfer photos from iPhone to PC without iTunes