iPhone and iPad Cannot Upload Photos to Facebook or Computer? Top Methods to Fix

Even though you are experienced with Apple iOS devices, you could suffer this "upload photos failure". And the main confusions lie in that you cannot upload photos from iPhone to Facebook, or that you cannot upload iPhone/iPod photos to computer. Here are the most workable methods to help you fix this "iPhone, iPad cannot upload photos" issue.

Part 1. Cannot Upload Photos from iPhone/iPad to PC or Mac? How to Fix?

Part 2. Cannot Upload Pictures from iPhone/iPad to Facebook? How to Fix?

Part 1. Cannot Upload Photos from iPhone/iPad to PC or Mac? How to Fix?

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  • 1. Run iAny Transfer on your computer and connect iPhone or iPad to this computer.
  • 2. Select photos and click on "Computer".
  • 3. Then the selected photos will be uploaded to computer immediately.

Part 2. Cannot Upload Pictures from iPhone/iPad to Facebook? How to Fix?

There are many nice tips to help you fix this failure of uploading pics to Facebook. Try any of them until it work.

Top 1. Swith Facebook to On

On your iPhone or iPad, go to Setting > general > restrictions > scroll down to privacy settings and choose photo. At the bottom it will have Facebook and an on/off switch. Switch it to On.

Top 2. Make Cellular Data Connection On

Tap the "Settings" icon on your iPhone/iPad and select the "General" option. Tap the "Network" button and verify that the switches to the right of the "Enable 3G" and the "Cellular Data" option are "ON".

Top 3. Ensure You Have Wi-Fi Connection

Make sure your iPhone or iPad can connect to Wi-Fi. Go to Settings > General > tap the "Settings" button. Scroll up and select the "Wi-Fi" option. Make sure the Wi-Fi switch is On. Select the Wi-Fi network and enter the password.

Top 4. Reinstall Facebook Application

First you need to delete the Facebook app: Press and hold the Facebook icon on your device, release the icon and tap the "X" symbol.

Next you need to install a new Facebook application: Go to "App Store" and search for Facebook, select the application, tap "Free" and select the "Install" button.

Top 5. Reboot your iPhone/iPad

You can try to 1-clcik restart your iDevice free, and after that, everything goes normally. You can start to upload your favorite photos to Facebook.

To upload photo to Facebook, tap the "Facebook" icon on your iPhone/iPad > log in to your Facebook account > tap the "Photo" button > select the "Choose from Library" option and tap the "Camera Roll" button > select the photo that you want to upload to your Facebook account > tap the blue "Upload" button to upload the photo.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iPhone Follow @Jerry Cook