2 Ways on How to Transfer Photos from Mac to Android

2 Ways on How to Transfer Photos from Mac to Android

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By Adam Cash | Apr 11,2018 16:51 pm

If you have some cool pictures on your Mac PC and you would like to transfer them to an Android phone as backup, do you know how to make it? It is a commmon belief that Android devices and Macs just don't get along. So when you encounter the problem that you can not transfer the photos from Mac to Android, no worry now, this article will recommend you the ways to solve your issue.

Part 1. Transfer Photos from Mac to Android with Image Capture

To transfer photos to an Android phone as backup, Image Capture will make that process very easy for you. It is a built-in Mac app that allows you to transfer photos from Mac to just about any digital device and vice versa with ease. It is very fast, efficient and gives you a thumbnail preview of the photos. This way,you will know what exactly you are transferring. Here is how to transfer from Mac to Android with it.

Guides on How to Transfer Photos from Mac to Android:

Step 1. First, you have to make sure that Image Capture is installed on your Mac. After verifying that, use a USB cable to pair the two devices.

Step 2. Next, go to the Applications folder on Mac and then launch Image Capture. Choose your device under "Devices".

Step 3. Once you have done that, select the photos that you would like to move to Android and then click "Export". You can click "Export All" if you wish to transfer all the photos at once. You will be asked to choose where you want to save the photos on your Android device.

Step 4. Once you are done, you will see the photos that have been transferred from Mac to Android because they will have green check marks.

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Part 2. Transfer Photos from Mac to Android with iSkysoft Phone Transfer

If you would like to transfer photos from your Mac to an Android phone quickly and easily, you can use iSkysoft Phone Transfer for Mac (or iSkysoft Phone Transfer for Windows). It is a simple and very easy to use transfer solution that not only allows you to transfer photos, but also music, videos, SMS text messages, contacts, call log, calendar and even apps between iOS, BlackBerry, Symbian OS and Android in just one click. If you switch phones or upgrade to a new one, you do not have to worry about how you will get your pictures and types of data from the old phone to the new one because this application will allow you to do it with ease. It transfers phone data without interfering with its quality. It will be a great way to transfer data from Mac to Android in case you have done a backup before.

iskysoft phone transfer

Key Features of iSkysoft Phone Transfer:

  • It offers one click transfer of data between various platforms, including BlacBerry, Android and iPhone on Mac.
  • It can be used to backup data from a phone to a Macand restore it without any quality loss. Everything that you will backup on your Mac will have the same quality as the original.
  • It can be used to erase your phone permanently if you don't want your private information to be accessed by the person that you are selling it to. It clears not just the existing data, but also the deleted data from your iPhone.
  • It makes it possible for you to move iCloud backup Android phones and other devices with ease.
  • It can be used to transfer music, photos, videos, contacts, SMS and other types of files from your iTunes to Android and iDevices quickly and easily.

Guides on How to Transfer Photos from Mac to Android

Step 1: Install iSkysoft Phone Transfer on Mac

First and foremost, make sure that iSkysoft Phone Transfer is installed on your Mac. After that, launch it, and then connect the Android phone using a USB cable.

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Step 2: Choose "Restore from backups" Mode

In the main window of the application, click on "Restore from backups" and then choose "from OneDrive backup file" options. The other options include "from Phone Transfer backup file", "from BlackBerry backup file", "from iCloud backup file", "from iTunes backup file".

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Step 3: Sign in Your OneDrive Account

In the screen or window that will show up, you can click "Sign in" button to login OneDrive. And at the same time you should authorize the permission.

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Step 4: Start to Transfer Photos

After that, you will view the OneDrive back up files. Make sure that "Photos" and anything else you would like to transfer has a check mark and then choose "Start Copy" to start transferring them. Wait until the transfer completes and then check your Android device to see if the photos have been transferred successfully.

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