How to Transfer Photos from PC to iPad with and without iTunes (iOS 9 Supported)

By Andre Cooper on October 6, 2015 15:40:00 PM.

"please let me know how to transfer photos from PC to my new iPad Mini."

One of the most frequently asked questions from our users is about How to Transfer Photos from Computer to iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, The New iPad, iPad 2, iPad Pro? Generally, iTunes is the first tool that people usually use to sync photos from computer to iPad. However, you can sync photos from only one computer or user account at a time. If you sync photos with a different computer or user, the newly synced photos will replace the photos you previously synced.

If you are also confused about this question, read our post with deep attention. In this article, we will show you how to import photos from computer to iPad with or without iTunes.

How to Transfer Photos from PC to iPad with iPad Transfer Tool

Are you looking for an alternative to iTunes for copying all kinds of files from PC to your iPad? If you want another way to copy music, videos, photos, audiobook, podcast and more from computer to your iPad without iTunes, this iPad Transfer Tool is an awesome option. It is packed full of features designed to make managing your iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, The New iPad, iPad 2, iPad Pro as simple as possible.

Download and have a try the professional iPad Transfer Software. It supports the latest iOS 9 (also compatible with older iOS versions) and iTunes 12.

Step 1Connect iPad to the PC to iPad Transfer Tool

First, connect your device(s) via a USB cable(s) and open the program window.

Connect iPad Photo Transfer

Step 2 Transfer Photos from Computer to iPad

Apart from importing photos, images from PC to iPad, you can still create albums and add your favorite photos in it. Simply click Photos in the left column to create a new album, then click "Add" to import photos from your computer. From here, you can sync photos from computer to iPad Photo Library or new albums.

Import Photos from PC to iPad with PC to iPad Transfer

Sync Photos from your Computer to iPad using iTunes

You can sync photos from an app or a folder on your computer to iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch using iTunes.

Step 1Connect your device to your computer.

Open iTunes on your computer. Connect your iOS device to your computer.Click on the device icon in iTunes.

Locate your iPad to make PC to iPad Photo Transfer

Step 2Sync photos from iTunes on computer to iPad

Click the Photos tab. Click the box next to "Sync Photos from". If you want to sync all your photos, enable the option for "All photos, albums, events, and faces." If you want to sync photos from only some albums, events, or faces, enable the option for "Selected albums, events, and faces" and then select the albums you want.

Sync Photos from PC to iPad

If your photos are in an app, like Photos, follow these steps.
If your photos are in a folder, follow these steps.

If your photos are in an app
Choose the application you want to sync photos from in the pop-up menu. Choose to sync all photos or selected photos. If syncing on a Mac with iPhoto, you may enable the option to "Include videos" to sync videos directly from iPhoto to your device.

Copy photos from iTunes to iPad

If your photos are in a folder
Select "Choose folder" from the pop-up menu. Choose the folder where you store your photos.

Transfer photos from PC to iPad folder

Please Note: You can sync photos from only one computer or user account at a time. If you sync photos with a different computer or user, the newly synced photos will replace the photos you previously synced.

Sync Photos from your Computer to iPad using iCloud

Apple utilises its cloud storage service iCloud to make sure that the photos you take on your iPad are readily available on both your computer and iPad. It’s a very useful service to have, and negates the need for cables and syncing – but what about if you wanted to put photos from your computer onto your iPad?

Step 1Head to iCloud.com.

To transfer photos from your PC to your iPad, the first thing you need to do is access the iCloud website from your browser. Simply open your browser, navigate to iCloud.com and log in with your Apple ID.

Log in iCloud to upload photo to iPad

Step 2Access your Photo Library.

Once you’ve logged in to the iCloud website, click the Photos icon on the top row of apps. Once you’ve logged in to the iCloud website, click the Photos icon on the top row of apps.

Access iCloud Photo Library to Sync Photos from PC to iPad

Step 3Select photos to add to your photo library and sync to iPad.

Once you’ve opened the Photos app and accessed your Photos library, there should be an “Upload” icon in the upper right hand corner of the page. Click this, and browse your PC for the photos you want to add to your iPad. If you want to select multiple files at once, hold CTRL and click each photo.

Upload Photo to iCloud Photo Library and sync to iPad

Once the photos have been uploaded to your iCloud Photo library, they should soon also appear within the Photos app of your iPad (if you have iCloud enabled and are connected to Wi-Fi anyway).

More information about the iTunes Alternative -- iPad Photos Transfer:

Easily Transfer Anything on iPhone, iPod or iPad to iTunes & PC
1. Transfer songs, videos, playlists, iTunes U, Podcasts to & from Your PC/iTunes.
2. Copy photos & albums to/from Your PC & iDevice.
3. Manage iPhone contacts: Import, export, remove duplicates & sync with Outlook.
4. Load your iDevice with music and video incompatible with iTunes.
5. 100% compatible with iPhone 6S/Plus, 6/Plus, iPhone 5s/5, 4S, iPod touch 5, iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPad mini, The New iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad Pro & more!

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