Got plenty of photos storing in iPad and need to backup and transfer all the photos out of iPad before it took up much of your iPad memories? Each photo contains a meaningful story and we want to reserve all pictures on our computers. How to backup and view iPad photos on Windows computer? Do you still hold the idea that you can sync your iPad to iTunes and backup these photos via iTunes? If you do, I have to say you need to read this article. Here, we want to introduce two methods and make a comparison between the two methods to backup and view iPad photos on Windows.
Method One: Backup And View iPad Photos On Windows Directly
This is the easiest way to backup and view iPad photos on computers. In other words, you can just directly copy photos from your iPad to the computer. Compared with iTunes, it is faster and easier. Besides, you can view these photos on the computer, while you can not make it via iTunes backup files.
Advantage: fast, easy of use, save money
Disadvantage: You cannot get back your deleted or lost photos by accident
Steps: Connect your iPad to the computer > Double click “Computer” tab > Scroll down and double click iPad device in the Portable Devices area > Double click “Internal Storage” tab and then DCIM folder > Choose the photos and then copy to the Windows computer
It is quite convenient to operate and it costs little. But as I mentioned, you could not get back your lost pictures and the those pictures which were synced to iPad via iTunes could not be copied to your PC. Learn more about importing photos from iPad to computers.
Method Two: Backup And View iPad Photos On Windows Via iFonebox
iFonebox is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery. You can find and recover you lost or deleted photos, contacts, messages, notes, reminders and other important data. You can preview and select what you want to backup and recover compared with iTunes. Learn more about iFonebox.
Advantages: fast, easy of use, recover deleted data from your iOS devices, extract data from your iTunes backup
Disadvantage: it costs money
- Download and install it. There are two versions: Windows and Mac. Either version is helpful. There is free trail to help you check whether you can backup and recover you lost pictures on iPad.
- Run the program. Connect your iPad to the computer. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”. iFonebox will automatically scan your iPad.
- Preview and select the pictures you want to transfer. After the scanning, all your pictures including the deleted pictures are shown in the interface box. Of course, other data like contacts, messages, notes, reminders are also there. Just preview and choose the one you want to backup to your windows.( If you have synced your iPad to iTunes before, you can also choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” and extract pictures from iTunes backup files.)
Both methods mentioned above are suitable for all Apple users. You can choose either way according to your own situations.