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How to Backup iPhone

September 6, 2013 11:21 AM/Posted By to iPhone Tutorials

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Every iPhone user who cares about the security of their device will make a good backup of iPhone, so how to make up the files and restore for iPhone is very needy. Making good backup of your iPhone at any time is of great use and importance. You can restore your iPhone whenever you need. If you forget your iPhone screen lock password or your iPhone get wet, in this emergent moment, you can enjoy the fabulous result of the habit of making backup.
Here I recommend you a useful software to make it easier and faster. It is iPhone Data Recovery software for iPhone, it enables you to backup and restore data for iPhone, including photos, contacts, call history, notes, voice memos, videos, etc. There are two ways available for you to backup your iPhone, making a backup of your iPhone with iTunes or not.
You can download the free version of it and have a try!

Tutorial 1: How to Backup iPhone without iTunes

Step 1.Install software on your computer and connect your iPhone with it
Install iPhone Data Recovery on your computer, run it and connect your iPhone with it, choose the right recovery mode. Then you will get a new interface, please "recover data from iOS device" mode.
how to backup iphone
Note: Make sure that you choose the right device model, once you choose the wrong model, you can reselect your iPhone model with one click of "Reselect Device" button at bottom of the window.

Step 2.Scan the device for your files
In order to scan your device, you need to follow the specific instructions below.
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ⅰ. Hold your iPhone, and then click the "Start" button.
ⅱ. Hold the "Power" and "Home" buttons on your gadget at the same time for about 10 seconds. This program allows you to see the countdown.
ⅲ. After 10 seconds, release the "Power" button, but keep holding the "Home" button for another 15 seconds. Then you can successfully get into the scanning mode.
ⅳ. Release the "Home" button and hit the "Start Scan" button to scan files on your device.
Note: If you're using iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S, there is a difference from the process of iPhone 4/3GS. There will be only a "Start" button on the window below, and you only need to click it, wait for a while (scanning), and then you can preview recoverable data.

Step 3.Preview and back up data on your device
When you finish the scanning, you can get a list of all the files displayed in clear categories. You can see they are classified as "Camera Roll", "Photo Stream", "Contacts", etc. To recover all the files, you should move to the bottom of the interface and click the "Recover" button. Then you can make it in just a few minutes.
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After doing as the steps show, you can successfully backup your data of your iPhone, thus you can recover your data like: music, videos, notes, voice memos, etc. at any time. It is safe and convenient in your daily life.
Note: This is the whole steps of backing up iPhone without iTunes, hope it can satisfy you. If not, you can get a rough idea of the second choice in the contents below: How to Backup iPhone from iTunes, it provides you an alternative method to Backup iPhone.

Tutorial 2: How to Backup iPhone from iTunes


Step 1.Connect your iPhone to your computer and run it.
You can see the following interface where all your data including the lost ones will be listed. Choose you're the suitable device and click "Start Scan".
how to back up iphone
Notes: please do not sync your iPhone with iTunes at the same time, which will easily overwrite your lost files.

Step 2.Start scanning your iPhone
Within a few minutes, the scan will be finished. Your files that have been backed-up with iTunes will be listed as follow.
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You can preview all files found in the scanning result. While it is up to your choice to decide which part to be recovered or you can even recover them all. After choosing, click "Recover" to save them on your computer.
With the help of iPhone Data Recovery software, you can backup iPhone contacts, messages, etc. Consequently, you can recover your lost or deleted data of iPhone whenever you want.

Tutorial 3: How to Backup iPhone from iCloud

Step 1. Install the program and sign your iCloud account
First of all, run iPhone Data Recovery software on your computer and choose "Recover from iCloud Backup File", and sign in your iCloud account as it requires acrrodingly.
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Step 2. Download and export your iCloud backup
After entering the program, you are provided the backup files of your iCloud backup account automatically. Choose any data you want to recover by clicking "Download" button. The whole progress of downloading depends on the amount of your data.
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When it's complete, click the same button to start extracting, and you'll get a interface as below.
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Step 3. Preview and backup iPhone from iCloud
You can take a preview of the data you get after the scanning, such as contacts, photos, messages, notes, videos, etc. You can choose any data that you'd like to restore by ticking it.
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iPhone Data Recovery – a mighty recovery software designed for iDevice users to recover deleted data from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, empowers you to restore iPhone contacts, and recover text messages, notes, videos from your devices. Providing that you are in need of finding a suitable and practical software to help you recover photos, videos, contacts from your iPhone, iPhone Data Recovery is your final appeal beyond doubt.




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