You can transfer photos from your BlackBerry Curve to your computer using two methods. Connect the BlackBerry to your computer in Mass Storage Mode/MTP to use the device as a removable drive. You can then drag and drop photo files from the Picture folder on the Curve to a folder on your PC. The second option is to use BlackBerry Media Sync software to manage your photo library between your device and computer. BlackBerry Media Sync is a component of BlackBerry Desktop software that enables you to manage your photo library, keeping your pictures synchronized between your Curve and computer.

Mass Storage Mode/MTP

Step 1

Connect the BlackBerry Curve to the computer and tap the “Options” icon on the BlackBerry Curve home screen.

Step 2

Tap the “Mass Storage Mode Support” or “Media Transfer Protocol (MTP)” switch (depending on the available option) to toggle the option to “On.”

Step 3

Press the “Menu” key, and then tap “Save” to save the selection. The BlackBerry registers to the computer as a removable drive.

Step 4

Open File Explorer on the computer and select the “BlackBerry Curve” drive in the left navigation menu. The device file system opens in the right pane.

Step 5

Navigate to and click on the "Pictures" folder to open it.

Step 6

Drag and drop files from the BlackBerry Pictures folder to a location on your computer to transfer photos.

Step 7

Unplug the USB cable from the device and computer when you are finished transferring files.

BlackBerry Media Sync

Step 1

Connect the BlackBerry Curve to the computer and launch the BlackBerry Desktop software program.

Step 2

Click the “Media” option and then click the “Launch” button in the Media Sync section on the left navigation menu to open the BlackBerry Media Sync component.

Step 3

Click the media card icon to open the storage device where the photos are located. The BlackBerry folder opens in the bottom window.

Step 4

Click the “Pictures” tab, then the “BlackBerry Device Pictures” sub-tab. The photos saved on the device display in the center window.

Step 5

Click the check box next to the folder to sync in the left navigation panel.

Step 6

Click the “Import to Computer” button. Pictures on the device are transferred to the computer.

Step 7

Disconnect the USB cable from the computer and device, and close the BlackBerry Desktop software application when finished transferring files.