How To Transfer Photos from Computer to iPhone

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You may want to transfer photos from your PC to your iPhone for many reasons, especially if you are interested in keeping your visual memories with you when you're on the go. This how-to will walk you through the process.

How To Synchronize Photos from PC to iPhone

To transfer photos from your PC to your iPhone, it is not enough to connect the iPhone to your PC with the data cable. You need to install a program that allows synchronization between both devices. For this you can use iTunes. You can download it from here and install it on your PC.

After doing this, open the program. Connect your iPhone to the PC with the data cable. Select your iPhone in the Devices section (to the left of the iTunes interface):

In the Photos tab, check the box next to Sync photos. Then, check the box next to Selected albums. Select the folder where the photos are located. Click the Apply button, and wait while the synchronization takes place:

The screen of your iPhone should now read Sync in Progress:

Once the process is complete, you will find the photos in your iPhone's Photos application.

Image: © Apple.
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