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How to Download Photos from iCloud to iPad

Athryn Mitchell

Mobile phone analyst, Editor-in-Chief of TransPhone. Find more on her Fackbook or Google+.

"Is there any good way to help me download photos from iCloud to my iPad Air 2? I uploaded all my pictures to iCloud, but while I transferring them back to my iPad, a window popped up with "Error downloading image". I don’t know what was going wrong! Can somebody give a hand?"
In fact, many users experienced various problems with the iCloud restore not working properly, such as unknown errors as mentioned above, image disappearing and so on.So they are seeking an easier and effective way to have their pictures be transferred. And now, let me give you some hints about that with a practical tool –Phone Transfer.

Tutorial1:Download iCloud Photos with Phone Transfer
Tutorial2:Download iCloud Photos to iPad

Tutorial 1: Download iCloud Photos with Phone Transfer

Phone Transfer is a professional software to copy photos and other important information to iPhone 6/6 Plus/5s/5s, iPad Air 2/mini and iPod from iCloud. With it, you can also get your pictures from iTunes.
Phone Transfer - a considerate tool for you to download iCloud photos

With Phone Transfer, iDevice users can easily transfer their images, music, videos and even contacts, text message between iCloud and mobile devices.

Step 1 Install Phone Transfer and launch it
First, you have to download the software and install it correctly to your computer. Launch it, and you will see a simple window with four boxes. In this step, have to install iTunes first for having your iPad being detected.
Phone Transfer Primary Window
Step 2 Plug your iPad into PC
Connect your iPad to computer with USB cable. Click the green box with "Restore From backups" and select the "iCloud" icon. And then sign in your iCloud account. Wait few seconds, your iPad Air is detected.
Sign iCloud

Step 3 Check your iPad
Check your iPad in the first column, and all your iCloud backup package will be loaded.
Check The iPad
Step 4 Transfer your photos
After selecting the "Photos", click the "Start Copy" in the dark blue box. And everything is done.
iCloud To iPad Photos Transfer
With few clicks, the iCloud transfer issue can be easily dealt with. Phone Transfer is such a wonder tool for you to sync data between iDevices and iTunes or iCloud. Not only it can restore your files to your iPad, but also transfer files from iPhone to iPad or in the opposite way. For better transfer, what you need is only one program.

Tutorial 2: Download iCloud photos to iPad

Of course, you can directly transport your pictures with iCloud.
1. Tap the "Settings" button on your iPad.
2. Select the "iCloud" in the left column.
3. Scroll to the "Photo Stream" and select it.
4. Tap the "Photo Stream" to turn it on.
Following the procedures above, your pictures will start uploading and syncing. But, remember, it only works with Wi-Fi network. And the processes take for a while so you have to be patient.

Ok, there are 2 ways for you to download your photos from iCloud to iPad. You can do your own choice according to your situation.

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