How to Transfer Photos from iPad to Computer in Free Ways

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With the bigger screen than that of iPhone, iPad is a great tool to take and enjoy photos. While too many photos storage on iPad will run out of space and make your iPad slowly. Exporting photos from iPad to the computer is a smart way not only to free up iPad space but also keep the photos safe with a backup. Today, we will introduce two ways to you to easily transfer photos from iPad to computer by using EaseUS MobiMover Free and iTunes.

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer with MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover Free is the only one 100% free iOS data transfer software in the world that allows you to export more than ten kinds of files from iPad to computer to both backup and space clear. The supportable files are contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, music, and ringtones. What's more, MobiMover Free enables you to flexibly transfer certain one data type from iPad to computer, such as transfer photos from iPad to computer here, which is not allowed by iTunes backup.

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Step 1: Connect your iPad to your computer, either Mac or PC, then run EaseUS MobiMover Free and choose iDevice to Mac. (If you intend to copy photos to computer selectively, go to [your device name] > Picture > Photo/Album instead.)

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer - Step 1

Step 2: Select the file types you want to transfer from your iPad to computer. As you can see from the image below, you can copy other files together with photos from your iPad to computer all at once, which is quite convenient if you want to make a backup of your iPhone data.

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer - Step 2

Step 3: Click the folder icon to choose a location for the files to be copied, then click Transfer to begin transferring photos from iPad to computer.

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer - Step 3

Step 4: Depending on the size of the files, it may take seconds or a while to transfer photos from your iPad to computer. When it has finished, you can access and view the newly imported items in the selected folder whenever you need.

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer - Step 4

And for exporting other files from iPad to PC, like transferring iPad music to PC, MobiMover is still available for you. 

How to transfer photos from iPad to computer with iTunes

Although iTunes is the official way to back up iPad or iPad data to the computer, more and more people don't want to rely on it anymore as each time you just want to back up one category, it will transfer all files on your iPad to the computer. Besides, iTunes backup can't be read or managed as encryption technology limitation. 

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. If you found iTunes can't recognize your iPad, follow the tutorial to fix it immediately. 

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. 

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