Disable Photos App Launch When iPhone Connected to Mac

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This article gives the steps to stop Mac Photos application from launching when you hook an iPhone or other iOS device to your Mac.


  1. Connect mobile device
  2. Select Photos app on Mac
  3. Select View | Show Sidebar
  4. Select the mobile device in the sidebar
  5. In upper left uncheck Open photos for this device
Disable Photos Launching

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