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Why is my Mac not syncing with my iPhone photos?

Check that Wi-Fi is on and you have an internet connection. Tap Settings > [your name] > iCloud > Photos. Make sure Upload to My Photo Stream is turned on. If you don't see this option, turn on iCloud Photos to keep your photos and videos in iCloud instead.

How do I get my iPhone to sync with my Mac automatically?

Automatically sync all content: This is the quickest and easiest option. Simply select the “Automatically sync when this [device] is connected” checkbox in the General pane, then turn on syncing for each type of content you want to sync. Your Mac and iPhone or iPad update to matching content whenever you connect them.

How do I automatically sync photos from iPhone to computer?

Connect your device to your computer. In the iTunes app on your PC, click the Device button near the top left of the iTunes window. Click Photos. Select Sync Photos, then choose an album or folder from the pop-up menu.

How do I sync all my Photos to my Mac?

Click the Photos tab below your device's information. Select the checkbox next to Sync photos to your device from, then select Photos or a folder on your Mac. Choose between syncing all your photos and albums or only selected albums. You can also choose to sync only favorites, and whether to include videos.

How do I force my Mac to sync Photos?

Activate iCloud Photos. Check Your Apple ID. Force Quit the Photos App. Check the iCloud System Status. Restart Your Mac. Free Up Some More Space. Flush the DNS Cache. Repair the Photo Library.

Why are my Photos not showing up on my computer from my iPhone?

If you took photos but photos not showing up, you can turn on iCloud Photos on your iPhone: Go to Settings > Tap [Your Name] > Click iCloud > Choose Photos > Then toggle on iCloud Photos. Go to Mac to turn on: Click Photos > Preferences > iCloud > Choose iCloud Photos.

Why is my iPhone not syncing with my computer?

Try iTunes > Preferences > Devices > Reset Sync History and then try syncing once more. If that hasn't helped try signing out of the iTunes Store on the device and then try again. Otherwise see this post on erratic syncing. Try iTunes > Preferences > Devices > Reset Sync History and then try syncing once more.

How do I transfer Photos from iPhone to Mac wirelessly?

Download iPhone to Mac Wifi Transfer. Connect your iPhone and Mac to the same Wi-Fi network. Run the iPhone Photo Wireless Transfer. Browse through your iPhone photo library from your Mac browser. Transfer photos from iPhone to Mac.

How do I sync my iPhone Photos to my Mac using iCloud?

Go to Settings. Tap on your name at the top. Go to iCloud. Underneath the iCloud storage indicator, you'll see a list of Apps Using iCloud. Tap on Photos. Switch on iCloud Photos.

Why is my Mac not syncing with my iPhone?

Make sure that both devices are signed in with the same Apple ID. Then, on your iPhone, go back one screen and check Text Message Forwarding to make sure your Mac has been selected. If it is, deselect your Mac and restart your iPhone.

Why isn't my Mac importing all my Photos?

If some of your pictures still won't import into iPhoto after you have updated the application, restarted your Mac and plugged your camera or other portable device back in, the problem could be caused by damaged files. For example, a picture file could be corrupted or contain no data.

Why are all my iPhone photos not importing?

If you have enabled the "iCloud Photo Library" and "Optimize iPhone Storage" options on your iPhone, some of your iPhone photos are stored on iCloud. That's why Photos app won't import all your iPhone photos, as the photos are not actually stored in your iPhone storage.

Why don t photos on my phone show up on my computer?

In many cases, the photos that don't show up on PC is caused by a locked device. When connecting your iPhone to PC, be sure to unlock the device so that the computer can have access to files and folders inside of it. Once you plug in the USB cable, your phone will charge and you may need to unlock it at least for once.

What happens if I turn off iCloud photos?

If you turn off iCloud on your iPhone only, all of the photos in your iPhone will remain. You can also access your photos on the connected devices or on iCloud. But, a newly taken image will no longer be saved on iCloud.

How do I turn on library sync?

Go to Settings > Music. Turn on Sync Library. If you don't subscribe to Apple Music or iTunes Match, you won't see an option to turn on Sync Library.

Where is sync on my Iphone?

Click the device icon in the upper-left corner of the iTunes window. Learn what to do if you don't see the icon. From the list under Settings on the left side of the iTunes window, click the type of content that you want to sync or remove. To turn syncing on for a content type, select the checkbox next to Sync.

How do I change the sync settings on my iPhone?

Step 1: Tap on the menu in the top left to see your preferences and other options. Step 2: Tap on the Auto Sync text to open auto sync preferences on your device. Step 3: Tap the green Turn Auto Sync On button to enable auto sync.

What is the easiest way to transfer photos from iPhone to Mac?

Connect your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to your Mac with a USB cable. Open the Photos app on your computer. The Photos app shows an Import screen with all the photos and videos that are on your connected device. If the Import screen doesn't automatically appear, click the device's name in the Photos sidebar.

How do I force iCloud to sync Photos?

First, navigate to Settings > Photos > iCloud Photos and toggle to on, which will automatically upload and store your library to iCloud, including iCloud.com, where you can view and download photos on a computer.

How do I force iCloud to sync on Mac?

On Mac. You can force iCloud Drive to sync by opening your iCloud Drive folder using Finder. Or click the top right of a note on the menu button, then on "Show in Finder". This will tell iCloud Drive it should sync now.