What is iCloud for Windows?
Once you set up iCloud on an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac, you can use the iCloud for Windows app to access your photos, videos, email, calendar, files, and other important information on your Windows PC. Your information stays up to date on all your devices.
To get the iCloud for Windows app, see the Apple Support article Download iCloud for Windows.
Here are the iCloud features available in iCloud for Windows:
iCloud Photos and Shared Albums
iCloud Photos automatically and securely stores all your photos and videos, and keeps them up to date on all your devices and on iCloud.com. Learn how to view photos and videos.
Shared Albums lets you share photos and videos with just the people you choose. They can add comments and share photos and videos with you. Learn how to create and share albums.
Securely store and organize your files in iCloud Drive. Access files and folders in File Explorer and share them with a link. Changes stay up to date on all your devices. Learn what you can do with files and folders.
Mail, Contacts, and Calendar
Access your iCloud Mail, Contacts, and Calendar in Microsoft Outlook. When you make a change on your Windows computer, your information is updated everywhere. Learn how to set up iCloud Mail, Contacts, and Calendar.
iCloud Passwords can autofill Safari passwords for you in Google Chrome. You can also add new passwords and update passwords that are out of date. Learn what you can do with iCloud Passwords.
View your Safari bookmarks in a web browser on your Windows computer. Learn how to set up iCloud Bookmarks.
Some iCloud features have minimum system requirements. iCloud might not be available in all areas, and iCloud features might vary by area. See the Apple Support article System requirements for iCloud.