"I took loads of pictures with my iPhone. Now I want to import my photos to my computer for back-up, and my computer system is windows 10, do you know how to do this?"

This article will tell you how to transfer photos from iPhone to pc windows 10. You can download Leawo iTransfer to help you or directly import your photo to computer via Windows Explorer, which is as easy as you copy anything from a memory card. What’s more, you can transfer photos through photos app. You can also upload your photos to icloud.com then download them to your PC. Now you can follow the instructions to transfer your photos from iPhone to PC windows 10.

Part 1: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Windows 10 with Leawo iTransfer

Leawo iTransfer is specialized in transferring files such as apps, music, movies, TV shows, ringtones, eBooks, photos and Camera Roll files among iDevices. Besides, it also supports transferring files from PC to your iDevices. You can finish all of the transferring job without having to sync your file with iTunes. But you need to have iTunes in your PC to make sure that your computer can read your iPh-one.


Leawo iTransfer 

☉ Transfer files among iOS devices, iTunes and PCs with ease.
☉ Transfer up to 14 kinds of data and files without iTunes.
☉ Support the latest iOS devices like iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, etc.
☉ Play back, view, and delete data and files on iOS devices.

Step 1: Launch the software

Run this software then connect your iPhone to your computer with an USB cable. The software will detect your device automatically.

Launch the software

Step 2: Choose photos

Go to "iPhone > LIBRARY > Camera" or "iPhone > LIBRARY > Photos" tab to select the photos you want to transfer from iPhone to computer. Right click selected photos and then choose "Transfer to > My Computer" option.

Choose photos

Step 3: Start to transfer

In the pop-up window, you can choose the destination in "Transfer to list" and choose a folder on your PC for local PC backup in "Save to folder". Then click on "Transfer Now" to transfer your pho-tos to your PC.

Start to transfer

Part 2: Copy Photos from iPhone to Computer Windows 10 via Windows Explorer

If you want to transfer photos without any transfer software, you can also use Windows Explorer to manually copy pictures over to your computer just like copying photo from disk. Before beginning, you need to make sure that you have installed iTunes onto your computer to insure that iPhone can properly communicate with the Windows 10 computer.

navigate to This PC

Step 1: Open Windows Explorer and navigate to “This PC” in the sidebar.

Step 2: Choose the name of your iPhone from the sidebar menu then open the “Internal Storage” di-rectory. You can find your photos in “DCIM”. Select all of the pictures that you want to copy, then right-click and choose Copy.

find your photos in DCIM

Step 3: Next, you can create a folder in your computer or navigate to a folder like “Pictures” or “Doc-uments” then use the “Paste” command to import the pictures from iPhone to the Windows 10 PC via Windows Explorer

import the pictures from iPhone to the Windows 10

Part 3: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Windows 10 with Photos App

Just like the Photos App on Mac, Windows 10 also has a Photos App, which allows you to upload Camera Roll photos from iPhone to Windows 10 computer. Just like importing photos with Windows Explorer, you need to make sure that you have installed iTunes to your computer. Now follow us to transfer photos from iPhone to Windows 10 with Photos App:

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the Windows 10 PC with USB cable.

Step 2: Run Photos App on your PC, and then click Import button at top right corner.

click Import button

Step 3: Select the photos you want to import to PC, and then click Continue button. A window will pop out ask you confirm your importing, click Import to finish the process.

click Import to finish the process

Part 4: How to Download Photos from iPhone to Windows 10

If you still cannot figure out how to transfer photos from iPhone to windows 10 after reading the tuto-rial above, you may need to try this one. All you have to do is upload your photos to iCloud then download iPhone photos to windows 10. The defect of this method is that it can take you lots of time if you have too many photos to upload and download.

Step 1: Upload your photos to iCloud. Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > Photos, then turn on iCloud Photo Library. Your photos will be uploaded to iCloud after you enable iCloud Photo Library.

enable iCloud Photo Library

Step 2: Go to icloud.com and log in your apple ID. You need to make sure the Apple ID that you are logging in is the same as that one on your iPhone.

Go to icloud.com

Step 3: Now click" Photos" icon.

click Photos icon

Step 4: Now you can tick the photos that you want to download. By pressing "Ctrl" and clicking pho-tos simultaneously, you can choose many photos at the same time. After picking the photos, click the download button on top right corner.

click the download button

Step 5: Confirm that you want to download all of the selected photos and click on “Download”

click on Download

Now you have read all methods about how to import photos from iPhone to windows 10. They are quite practical, choose one of them and try it out and you will find that import photos from iPhone to windows 10 is as easy as a pie. In fact, iTranfer can not only help you to transfer photos, but sync your new iPhone to computer, why not have a try?