How to Transfer Photos from PC to iPod Touch with and without iTunes

By Andre Cooper on October 5, 2015 18:50:00 PM.

"please let me know how to transfer photos from PC to iPod Touch 5, iOS 9.1."

One of the most frequently asked questions from our users is about How to Transfer Photos from Computer to iPod Touch? Generally, iTunes is the first tool that people usually use to sync photos from computer to iPod. However, you can sync photos from only one computer or user account at a time. If you sync iPod 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 iPod with or without iTunes.

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

Are you looking for an alternative to iTunes for copying all kinds of files from PC to your iPod touch, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPod nano? If you want another way to copy music, videos, photos, audiobook, podcast and more from computer to your iPod without iTunes, this PC to iPod Transfer Tool is an awesome option. It is packed full of features designed to make managing your iPod as simple as possible.

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

Step 1Connect iPod to the PC to iPod Transfer Tool

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

Connect PC to iPod Transfer

Step 2 Transfer Photos from Computer to iPod

Apart from importing photos, images from PC to iPod, 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 iPod Photo Library or new albums.

Import Photos from PC to iPod with PC to iPod Transfer

Sync Photos from your Computer to iPod 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 iPod to make PC to iPhone Photo Transfer

Step 2Sync photos from iTunes on computer to iPod

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.

If instead you see "iCloud Photos is On," all your photos and videos are already stored in iCloud.

Sync Photos from PC to iPod

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 iPod

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 iPod 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 iPod using iCloud

Apple utilises its cloud storage service iCloud to make sure that the photos you take on your iPod are readily available on both your computer and iPod. 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 iPod?

Step 1Head to iCloud.com.

To transfer photos from your PC to your iPod, 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 iPod

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 iPod

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

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 iPhone. If you want to select multiple files at once, hold CTRL and click each photo.

Upload Photo to iCloud Photo Library and sync to iPod

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

More information about the iTunes Alternative -- PC to iPod 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, & more!

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