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How to Manually Download your images and video from your iPhone to your Computer

Written by iHospital. Posted in How To

1.First Download an SSH Client such as Cyberduck for OSX

2. Then locate your phones IP Address. Make sure your phone is on the same network as your computer you are SSHing from.

3. Open Cyberduck

4. Click Open Connection on Cyberduck

5. Click the drop down menu and select SFTP(SSH File Transfer Protocol) Make sure the port is 22

6. Use the IP Address we located on your iPhone and input it where it says Server.

7. The user name is “root” and the password is “alpine”. Both are without caps. Then hit Connect.

8. A screen will pop up asking “Do you want to allow the host access?” Select Allow for one time use or Always to connect everytime

9. Then you will need to hit the up button to go into the previous directory:/var/

10.Then you will need to double click Mobile to go into the private/var/mobile directory:

11. Double click Media, putting you in the directory /private/var/mobile/Media/

12. Then double click the DCIM folder putting you in the directory /private/var/mobile/media/DCIM/

13. Double click the 100APPLE folder…

14. Right click on the image/images/video you want to download to your computer and select Download As…

15 .Select where you want the file to download to and click Download

That’s it! You have now manually removed any image or video files you wanted from your phone onto your computer!


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