My photos on my iPhone 6 are not showing up on my mac. Not on photos or image capture or anywhere. My phone only shows up on iTunes. I got my phone replaced. but i need to transfer the pictures from my backup that I put back into my phone before i format it again. Iv tried everything. there are too many pictures and i don't want them on iCloud. my iPhone and mac are the latest and so are the software. MacBook Pro, iPhone 6.
In short, the question here is, how to extract and transfer photos from iCloud backup to MacBook Pro? This iPhone 6 user had difficulty in transferring those photos from iCloud to his Mac. Actually, this is not a complicated problem as long as you have iFonebox for help.
It is known that iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software which can only recover deleted data like contacts, notes, WeChat messages, calendars and more from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, but extract data such as photos from your iCloud or iTunes backup. So that's why i recommend iFonebox for you. With it, to extract and transfer photos from your iCloud backup is not a big problem. Here we go.
There is no doubt that you can free download and install iFonebox firstly. It is supportive to both Windows and Mac users. Just choose one version to install on your computer. Obviously, here, we will choose Mac version to download.
How to transfer photos from iCloud backup to MacBook Pro?
After installation of iFonebox, you can refer to the simple steps as following to finish the whole process.
--Run iFonebox. Choose Recover from iCloud Backup. You have to sign in with your Apple ID and password, then choose one iCloud backup file which contains your photos to download.
Tips: make sure you have activated your Apple ID, otherwise, you cannot use this function to extract and transfer photos from iCloud backup to your Mac.
--Scan photos from downloaded iCloud backup. Just click on Photos item to start scanning.
--Preview and select all photos to transfer. After automatic scanning, you can pick out all photos you need, then click Recover to Mac button to end the process.
The above is how to extract and transfer photos from iCloud backup to MacBook Pro with iFonebox, quite convenient and professional.
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