How to Transfer Photos from Mac to iPhone?

In this guide, we will show how to transfer photos from Mac to iPhone with the iPhone Photo Transfer Mac companion*. This guide applies to both the iPhone and iPod. Now connect the iPhone and Mac machine to the same Wi-Fi network and follow below instructions to transfer photos from Mac to iPhone.

Step 1. Run the iPhone Photo Transfer on the iPhone.


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Step 2. Tap the "Receive" button to receive photos from Mac.


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Choose the "Receive From Computer:". Then there will be two device addresses on the iPhone screen.


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Step 3. Run the Mac companion on the Mac machine and get the iPhone data.


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Click the refresh arrow. Then hit the “Refresh Devices” to get the above screen. Click the "OK" button to get the iPhone data.


Step 4. Select photos for uploading on Mac.


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Click the "Upload to Album" icon. Select an album for your newly uploaded photos. Then "Select Photos and Videos…" on Mac machine.

Step 5. Transfer photos form Mac to iPhone


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Those selected photos will be uploaded from Mac to iPhone immediately. You can locate them in iPhone Photo Library.

 

*Note:

Instead of the Mac companion tool, you can also use a web browser on your Mac computer for the Mac to iPhone photo transfer.