I can't transfer pictures taken on my iPad 2 and stored in Camera Roll to my PC. They seem to be completely ignored when synchronizing. Any ideas please?
That’s true. Although used for managing files on iOS devices, iTunes can’t help you to transfer Camera Roll to computer. Thus, if you decide to transfer Camera Roll on iPad to your computer for backup, you’d better find another way to do that. This post will introduce two ways for you to transfer Camera Roll from iPad to computer.
Wondershare TunesGo Retro - iOS Transfer is a powerful file manager program for iPhone, iPad and iPod. This program enables you to transfer files between iOS devices and computer without any effort. With the help of TunesGo Retro, you are able to back up iPad Camera Roll to computer in seconds. The following guide will show you how to transfer iPad Camera Roll to computer with this program.
Note: Please download the right version of Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Windows or Mac) and install it on your computer to ge the work done.
Step 1 Connect iPad
Start TunesGo Retro on your computer, and connect iPad to computer with the USB cable. The program will automatically detect your device.
Step 2 Transfer iPad Camera Roll to PC
Choose Photos category in the left sidebar, and all of your iPad photo albums will display in the right part of the window. Choose Camera Roll and select the photos you want to transfer. Then click the Export to button and choose a target folder to save the photos. After that, click the Save button to let TunesGo Retro start transferring Camera Roll from iPad to computer.
When the transfer finishes, you can loacte the photos in your target folder. Please note that the photos will be saved in their original sizes, so that you can edit the photos if you want.
You can also take advantage of your computer to export Camera Roll from iPad to computer. The following guide will show you how to do that.
Step 1 Connect iPad to PC
Use the USB cable to connect iPad to computer with the USB cable. You'll need to wait for the computer to install the driver for your iPad. After that, you will see a pop-up AutoPlay dialog.
Step 2 Import Pictures and Videos
Choose Import Pictures and Videos in the AutoPlay dialog, and your PC will detect the available pictures and videos in your iPad.
Step 3 Choose Target Folder
Click Import Settings in the dialog, and choose a target folder to save your exported pictures and videos.
Step 4 Import iPad Camera Roll to Computer
Click Import to start transferring iPad Camera Roll to computer. When the transfer finishes, you will be able to find the pictures and videos in the target folder.
With the help of these two methods, you are able to transfer Camera Roll from iPad to computer easily. So check them out if you are in need.