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Apple has released a new version of the iCloud app for Windows. The app is now available for download from the Microsoft app store. The app syncs iCloud Drive files, photos, emails, contacts, calendars, reminders, favorites, and other data from iOS devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and macOS with your PC.

In the following tutorial, check out how to install and configure the iCloud app on your Windows 10 PC. To use this feature, you need to have the latest version of the system installed on your computer. If necessary, check out how to download Windows 10 May 2019 Update.

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Learn how to use the iCloud app on Windows 10 Photo: Divulgao / AppleLearn how to use the iCloud app on Windows 10 Photo: Divulgao / Apple

Learn how to use the iCloud app on Windows 10 Photo: Divulgao / Apple

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Step 1. Go to the iCloud download page on TechTudo or open the Microsoft Store app and search for iCloud. Once that's done, press "Get" and wait for the application to be installed on your computer;

Installing iCloud on Windows 10 Photo: Reproduction / Helito BeggioraInstalling iCloud on Windows 10 Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Installing iCloud on Windows 10 Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 2. When you open the iCloud app for the first time, you will need to sign in to your Apple account the same as you use on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. Enter your email address and password and press the "Login" button;

Log in to your iCloud account Photo: Reproduction / Helito BeggioraLog in to your iCloud account Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Log in to your iCloud account Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Step 3. After logging in, all your account files and data will automatically sync with your PC. You can disable synchronization of one of the items by unchecking the left selection box. Right, under "Options …", you can set up the sync of photos and favorites;

Configuring iCloud Sync Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraConfiguring iCloud Sync Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Configuring iCloud Sync Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Step 4. Go to the "Storage" option to manage the data stored in your iCloud account. There you can find which apps are consuming space and, if necessary, can delete the files;

Managing iCloud Storage Photo: Reproduction / Helito BeggioraManaging iCloud Storage Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Managing iCloud Storage Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 5. After closing the iCloud Settings window, the app keeps running in the background and can be accessed by clicking on the left icon of the Windows clock. In the menu that appears, you can download or upload photos, open the iCloud Drive folder in Windows Explorer, access the iCloud website in your browser, and open the settings.

ICloud Options Menu Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraICloud Options Menu Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

ICloud Options Menu Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Ready! Take advantage of tips on using the iCloud app on your PC to sync data from your Apple devices with Windows 10.

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