If you are looking to learn how to transfer files from iPhone to PC. Then look no further because I assembled an in-depth beginner’s guide to do that on your iPhone using a popular transferring app called Syncios.
Most iPhone users are envious of our Android counterparts on one thing, it’s the ease with which they can transfer files between their mobile phones to their personal computers. All they need to do is simply plug-in their phones through a USB connection and they’re good to go.
Unfortunately, iTunes isn’t a great software to handle our transfer needs. In fact, it is rather redundant and outdated. It serves no purpose for the average user and it is simply extra baggage on your operating system.
So in this guide for beginners, I am going to show you how to transfer files from iPhone to PC using Syncios, a popular data transferring software for iPhone, iPad and iPod users.
What is Syncios
Syncios is a free-to-use data transfer software app which is available for download directly from this link This software allows you to transfer files from your iPhone directly to your PC with a quick tap of a button.
The only software that you will need to use in order to transfer files from iPhone to PC is the Syncios Manager. There is no need to download either Data Recovery and Data Transfer at all.
How To Use Syncios: Guide for Beginners
In this part, I am going to explain to you how to use Syncios to transfer files from iPhone to PC the easy way. So, sit tight and learn how to do that because your quality of life is going to be a lot easier once you get the hang of this handy software.
Connecting iPhone to Syncios
After Syncios has been installed on your PC, the next thing you need to do is grab your lighting cable and connect your iPhone to laptop or computer. Once successfully connected, you should see a screen like this.
If for some reason you are unable to connect successfully, try these methods:
- Unlock your device and reconnect to your laptop / computer. Click on “trust this computer” when prompted.
- Verify that Apple Mobile Device USB driver is installed properly.
- Disable Find My iPhone by going into your iPhone’s Settings > iCloud > Find My iPhone and then turning the option off.
- Try another USB port
- Try another lightning cable
- Download the latest version of Syncios
If nothing of these methods works, Syncios wrote a guide on how to resolve iOS detection errors.
Transferring Photos From Your iPhone To Your Computer
Sometimes our gallery takes up a whole bunch of space on our iPhone but we don’t want to delete them either. Syncios allows you to export your photos to your computer in order to free up space on your iPhone. Here is how to do it:
Click on the Photos tab in the left column. The database will take a few seconds to load, depending on how many photos you have on your iPhone.
Once the database loads up, simply click on the desired album. Tick the pictures you want to export to your computer and click on Export in the top row.
Select the required directory (the place where your pictures will be exported to in your computer) by clicking on Browse and then finally, click on Export.
Transferring Photos From Your Computer To Your iPhone
There might be some images in your computer that you want to be stored on your iPhone. For Syncios, that is no problem at all. The whole process is pretty simple and similar to exporting.
Click on the Photos tab in the left column.
Click on Import at the top row and select folder where the images are stored on your laptop / PC.
If you want the pictures to be imported into a specific album, you will need to double click on the album, then click on Import in the top row, select the folder containing the pictures, and then click OK.
Transferring Videos From Your PC To Your iPhone
Maybe you want to transfer a movie on to your iPhone to watch on a long flight or it’s simply a wholesome happy memory that you want to keep by your side all the time, with Syncios transfer of Videos from your computer is as easy as 1-2-3.
First, click on Media in the left column.
Click on Add in the top row. After that, click on Add File.
Once the pop-up window opens, search for your video on your computer, select it and then click on Open.
And that is it! The video has been transferred to your iPhone.
Transferring Videos From Your iPhone To Your PC
It’s easy to free up your iPhone space via transferring your video files to PC. This works exactly the same as images, expect you need to navigate to media in the left column first. Here’s how to do that:
Click on Media in the left column.
Select the video that you want to transfer from your iPhone to PC.
Click on Export, a pop-up window will appear asking you for the required export directory (the place where your video will be saved on your computer).
Once you’re done selecting the directory, click on Export.
You have now successfully transferred videos from your iPhone to your PC. Hooray!
Transfer Music From Your PC To Your iPhone
A lot of the iPhone users are frustrated about being unable to transfer music that they’ve downloaded on their computers, to their iPhones. Syncios Manager resolves this issue by allowing you to transfer music from iPhone to PC and vice versa, seamless.
If you want to transfer music to your iPhone, simply follow these steps.
- Click on Media in the left column.
- Click on Add.
- Click on Add File.
Search through the pop-up window to where your music is located and click on it.
Alternatively, you can also use the Drag-and-Drop method.
- Click on Media in the left column.
- Then, select all the music files on your computer.
- Drag and Drop them into the Syncios Media Database.
Here’s a quick video on how to apply the drag and drop method.
Now that you learn how to transfer files from iPhone to PC using Syncios. Your Android friends won’t be able to make fun of your data transferring ability anymore.
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