We cannot transfer pictures directly from iPhone to flash drive because iPhone does not support the connection with flash drive, whether you need to send to your flash drive as backup before you upgrade your operating system, to share your pictures with your loved ones, or if you just want to free up your space, there are simple methods that require a few steps to get the job done. You can either transfer to your computer first and then to your flash drive, or you can transfer to your flash drive straightaway.
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• Transfer music, video, photo, contact, message and more between apple devices and PC/Mac without iTunes
• Transfer daten between iOS devices directly
• Transfer music (purchased/downloaded), photos, playlists, movies, TV shows, music videos, podcasts, iTunes U and audio books between apple devices and iTunes.
• Fix & optimize songs’ incomplete ID3 information, album cover to iPhone directly.
• Automatically convert iOS-unsupported music formats to compatible ones
• Intelligently export exclusive files to iTunes and automatically filter the duplicate files.
• Smartly merge all duplicate contacts.
• Perfectly backup/restore iTunes library.
• Convert live photos to GIF.
• Create GIF from images or videos
Download and install this software, open TunesGo on your computer, and then connect your iPhone to your computer using the iPhone cable that comes with the phone. When this has been done successfully, TunesGo will detect your iPhone and it will appear in the primary window.
Connect your flash drive to the computer, depending on the operating software you use. For Windows, it will appear under “My Computer”, while for Mac users, the usb flash drive will appear on your desktop. Making sure that the flash drive has enough memory for the photos you want to transfer. As a precaution, scan your flash drive for viruses to protect your PC.
After your flash drive is connected to your computer, select “Photos”, which is at the top of TunesGo's main window. iPhones running iOS 5 to 8 will have their photos saved in folders, “Camera Roll”, “Photo Library”, "Photo Stream" and "Photo Shared". “Camera Roll” stores photos that you capture using your phone, while “Photo Library” stores photos that you synced from iTunes. If you have created personal folders on your phone, they will also appear here. "Photo Stream" are the photos shared by the same iCloud ID and "Photo Shared" are the photos shared with differenct iCloud IDs. Select the folder or the photos that you want to transfer to your flash drive, and then click the "Export" > “Export to PC” option, which is visible on the top bar. A pop-up window will appear, select your USB flash drive and click "Open" so that you can save the photos there. After you have made the backup to your flash drive, to save your iPhone space, you can delete the pictures which have backed up fast and easy with TunesGo.
Solution 1: Transfer photos from iPhone to computer using email
Step 1: Go to the photo application on your iPhone and launch it.
Step 2: Find the photos you want to transfer to your computer. Tap the Select button, you can select more than one photo.
Step 3: You can send up to five photos at a time. On the pop-up, after you select Share, choose “Mail”, which will prompt the mail application to open a new message window with the photos you selected attached. Enter a email address to accept the photos.
Step 4: Access your email account on the computer. For Gmail users, your email will have thumbnails of the images at the bottom of your message. Click it to download the photo. For Yahoo users, the attachment download option is at the top, just click Download All to save all attachments at one time.
The images will be downloaded and stored in your Downloads Folder, which is located on the left side of your Windows Explorer.
Solution 2: Transfer photos from iPhone to computer using iPhoto
Step 1: Using the cable that comes with the phone, connect your iPhone to your Mac .
Step 2: Launch the iPhoto application on your Mac. On the left under DEVICES, you should be able to see your iPhone. Tap the Select button so that you can select more than one photo.
Step 3: Select the photos you want to import or choose all photos and videos into the iPhoto library. On the pop up after you select Share, choose “Mail”, which will prompt the mail application to open a new message window with the photos you selected attached. On Finder, select Edit, Paste XX Items, and then paste the photos and/or videos you imported to the hard drive of your Mac.
Step 1: Connect your flash drive to your computer make sure that the flash drive has enough space for the photos you want to import.
Step 2: Select the photos you imported from iPhone to your PC. Right click and select Copy.
Step 3: Open your flash drive. Right-click on the white part of the window and select Paste to import all the photos you copied from your PC.