[Solution] How to Upload Photos From iPad to iCloud

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Katrin Updated on Jun 26, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

How to upload photos from iPad to iCloud? - Here's how it works!

When you are thinking of backing up all your iPad photos, the first thing that comes to your mind must upload them from iPad to iCloud. But there's also limited with the 5GB free storage in iCloud. Here we will not only show you how to upload photos from iPad to iCloud , but also the way to back up your iPad photos with a free iPhone data transfer software.

Tutorial: Upload your photo library from iPad to iCloud:

  • Unlock your iPhone and make sure your iPhone is connected to a WLAN
  • Go to Settings > [Your Name] > iCloud > Photos
  • Aktivate "iCloud Photo Library"
  • Under iOS 10.2 or older, select "Settings" > "iCloud" > "Photos".

Then your entire library will be automatically uploaded and stored in iCloud to access photos and videos from all your devices with the same iCloud ID.

Alternative: Back up your iPad photos with free iPhone data transfer

If your goal is to back up your iPad photos, in case someday they might be lost or damaged on your device, then we have an alternative option. As you all know that iCloud only give every use 5 GB of free storage in iCloud. What if the photos on your iPad take more than 5 GB space so that the upload in iCloud or an iCloud will not succeed.

Here we recommend you to use a professional and free iPhone data transfer - EaseUS MobiMobiver Free. With MobiMover installed on your Mac or PC, you can:

Transfer files between two iOS devices: You can choose to sync all content or copy a specific category from one iOS device to another.

Copy data between an iOS device and computer: No matter you want to put music to iPhone or save iPhone text messages to computer, you can get it done using MobiMover.

Manage iDevice content: By deleting/editing the existing files on your iPhone or adding new items to your device, you can easily manage your iDevice content from computer.

Download videos from websites: With the video download feature, you can download videos from Vimeo, YouTube, Instagram, Dailymotion, and other popular video sites.

Now, follow the steps below to have a try.

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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