Skip navigation
This discussion is archived

how do i put the photos on my iphone to my comp?

1300 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Aug 11, 2009 7:07 PM by Limegrntaln RSS
iPhoneMac5 Level 1 Level 1 (10 points)
Currently Being Moderated
Aug 11, 2009 2:51 PM
i am going to do a clean restore and set up as a new phone so i want the photos to be on the comp so that way i can put them back on the phone after the set up is done
MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.5.7)
  • Allan Sampson Level 10 Level 10 (122,145 points)
    Currently Being Moderated
    Aug 11, 2009 3:07 PM (in response to iPhoneMac5)
    If you use iPhoto on your Mac for importing photos from a digital camera and for photo storage and management, you can use iPhoto for importing photos and video captured by your iPhone. Or you can use the Image Capture application for the import, which is located in your Applications folder.
     MacBook Pro 15" Intel Core 2 Duo/2.53GHz/4GB RAM/500GB HD, Mac OS X (10.5.8),  iPod w/Video 30GB,  iPhone 3G 16GB
  • Limegrntaln Level 1 Level 1 (60 points)
    Currently Being Moderated
    Aug 11, 2009 7:07 PM (in response to iPhoneMac5)
    I do see that you have a Mac, but incase you were using a PC for your desktop or something you can plug the phone in and go into my computer, then the iPhone shows up as one of the detachable drives. Click on it, there are 2 files in there. 100 and 999. Click both of those and your pictures are in there. Copy and paste or drag from the folder to your desktop or into a folder on your computer. However... to re-upload them you need to file them in the pictures folder in iTunes to upload them back to the phone. It wont let you drag pictures back into the folder once you copy them out.
    Asus P6T Deluxe Core i7 920 6GB DDR3-1600 EVGA GTX 285, Windows Vista, 32GB iPhone 3G(S)

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.