Do you know that millions of cell phones are lost or stolen every year?
LOSE CELL PHONE – LOSE ALL PHOTOS
If your cell phone is lost or stolen you lose all the photos on it. For many people that can be years of photos. Generally there are precious memories that they wouldn’t want to lose.
Backing up your photos to the internet or your computer is a very good idea. Doing this monthly or after a great trip or photographing a special event is a good practice.
You can contact your cell phone company on how to upload your photos to the internet so they are backed up there. If you have personal photos that you may not want hacked and would be embarrassing to have spread on the internet you may not want to send them.
Backing up images to your computer can be done using Wi-Fi or Blue tooth. You can also do it with a cable that plugs into your phone and the computer connecting them.
VERY IMPORTANT You will need a cable that does data transfer. A regular charging cable generally won’t work. The charging cable you got with your phone is probably a data cable as well.
The procedure will vary depending on whether you have a Windows computer or an Apple computer. It also will vary depending on whether you have an Android or Apple cell phone.
Once you figure out all the steps for saving your photos to the internet or your computer write them down. It will make it easier to do next time.
Avoid the tragedy of losing all the photos on your cell phone. Visit your cell phone provider and get their help in learning the process or go online and search for how to do it. You will feel better once you have your photos backed up and safe.