All Ways For Free iPhone, iPad Photos Backup Online Or On PC or Mac

Since some days, I was trying to find out if there is any way of free iphone photos backup online and after some searching I found different ways to backup iphone photos online or on your computer. But why would someone need to backup iphone photos online, the answer to this question is that there are many people like me who often missed backing up their iphone with iTunes. Today we will tell you all ways for Free iPhone, iPad Photos Backup Online

As far iphone backup with iTunes is concerned then you should know that iTunes backup file of iphone contains purchased music, TV shows, apps, and books, photos and video in the Camera Roll and device settings (for example, Phone Favorites, Wallpaper, and Mail, Contacts, Calendar accounts); app data; Home screen and app organization; Messages (iMessage, SMS, and MMS), ringtones but it does not contains the photos you have in iphone photo albums which you have transferred from your computer and other sources.

So, in order to backup all iphone photos there are many apps and other windows and mac os iDrive Photos Backup is one app which comes for free on iTunes app store which lets you backup iphone photos from camera roll and other photo albums for free on their online servers from the app installed on iphone. Once you have installed this app you will need to tap the photos section, as by default it allows you to backup iphone contacts as well for free. Under the photo section you will see the option to backup photos from your iphone as shown in the image below.

iPhone, iPad Photos Backup Online

Now you will need to select the photos on your iphone, you select photos from any photo album on iphone


You can either select some or all photos in a photo album as shown in the image below.


Now once you click backup, you will see the photo being backed as shown in the image below.


Same way you can restore the photos to your iphone after restore or after formatting your iphone you can always restore the same album structure on any new iphone as well using this app, all you need to do is to install this app with your apple account and restore all photos you previously backed up from other iphone so it can transfer photos from other iphone, using the option restore from another device.


Once the backup is complete you will see the confirmation prompt shown, we haven’t tested of this backup still keeps working when you minimize the app, so you will need to find out if that works.


Another free app which I would like to recommend to backup photos from your iphone could be through the dropbox app for which you will need to create a free drobbox account and moreover you can not only upload photos but other files as well as it is a free 2GB online storage.

dropbox iphone photo upload

Easiest Way To Copy All iPhone Photos To Windows Computer Automatically

Another most simple way to copy or import all the iphone photos automatically from camera roll to your windows computer is to set the import settings in such a way that every time you connect your iphone to computer through the USB cable. It will auto import the new photos or just right click on the iphone icon in computer in windows explorer and select the option to import photos as shown in the image below.

import iphone automatically to windows computer folder

Or manually you can open iphone photos every time you connect and then you can copy them from your iphone itself as shown in the image below.

photos copy iphone

Same way you can copy your iphone photos on mac os also by importing them with iphoto after connecting your iphone with mac with USB cable. Another way to copy photos from iphone or backup all camera roll photos can also be done without wifi connectivity by doing iphone to pc wifi photo transfer

By abhishek

Abhishek Bhatnagar is an apple engineer at heart and an apple products user since the first iPhone, he posses a Engineer degree and loves to review Apple products ans iOS apps.

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