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How to retrieve albums created on iPhone on mac

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Hoping this is not a silly question, but I can't seem to locate any of the Albums that I created on my iPhone when loading onto my MBP (i.e. through iPhoto, Image Capture and Preview). I know that all of the indivdual photos are there but I wanted to access (& copy) the specific album to avoid having to re-create it. Please help.

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  • Cristofer Cruz Level 3 Level 3 (885 points)
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    May 3, 2012 3:03 PM (in response to Andug)

    Unfortunately this is not currently possible. Albums created on an iOS device do not sync back to a computer.


    There might be some 3rd party software which will let you do this. PhoneView comes to mind. I believe it allows you to view your iOS photos by album. You could select an album and then copy those photos into a folder for that album. Repeat for each album.


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