Transfer Photos & Videos
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Transfer Photos & Videos

Transfer media files to or from your device and a computer.


1. With the device powered on, insert the end of the charging cable into the charging port at the base of the device.


Note: Charging cable varies. Some models use a lightning cable and some models use a USB-C cable.

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2. Insert the USB end of the cable into an open USB port on the computer.

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3. On the computer, open photos Photos.

4. On the iPad, select Trust.

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5. On the computer, select the desired device in the side bar.

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6. Select the desired photos or videos to import, then select Import Selected or Import All New Photos.

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7. To add pictures and videos to an album, select the desired pictures or videos then select the Album drop-down menu.

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8. Select the desired album or select New Album and follow the prompts. When finished select Import Selected or Import All New Photos. Photos will be imported to the designated album.

Note: Albums will appear in the side bar. Learn more from the Apple support articles Import photos and videos from your iPad to your Mac or Windows PC and Back up your iPad.

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