Two Ways to Backup iOS Files for Free

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Tracy King Updated on Jun 27, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

  Nowadays, losing important data on the computer, storage devices or cellphones is no longer a new problem. Millions of users are facing data loss issue every day. Here on this page, we'll introduce two ways to you so to backup iOS files and data for free so to avoid unexpected file or data loss issue on your iPhone or iPad. 
Just follow either way here in the below to start backing up and protecting your iOS file and data security right now:

# Way 1. Backup iOS Files to computer/new iPhone or iPad with Free iOS Backup Software

The best iOS file backup software - EaseUS MobiMover supports you to efficiently transfer and backup iOS files to new iPhone/iPad or computer with simple clicks. You may directly download and install it on your computer for free and follow tutorial steps here below to backup files on your iPhone/iPad now. (The steps below will show you how to back up your iDevice content to computer. If you need to back your iOS device to another iPhone/iPad, please refer to the article about how to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone.)

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer running Windows or Mac OS with a USB cable. Tap Trust on your iPhone screen to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free for Windows and choose the iDevice to PC on the main screen like the sample image below. If you want to back up your iPhone to the Mac computer, install and use EaseUS MobiMover Free for Mac.

how to back up iPhone to the computer - step 1

Step 2: MobiMover enables you to back up all the supportable data with one-click. If you need to export particular items, you can choose the custom transfer mode by clicking your device name next 1-Click Transfer.  

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Step 3: Go to the top-right corner on the screen, and click the Folder icon to set the destination for saving iPhone backup file on your computer. If you don't do any change, MobiMover will save the data to your desktop.  

how to back up iPhone to the computer - step 3

Step 4: Now, click Transfer to back up iPhone to computer without iTunes or iCloud. Please don't disconnect the device while transferring. When the process finishes, you can view, edit or remove the copied files as you need. 

how to back up iPhone to the computer - step 4

After backing up your iPhone content to computer, you can transfer the files back to your iPhone/iPad if you need to.

#Way 2. Backup iOS files to PC with iTunes

1. Connect your iPhone or iPad to PC and update iTunes to the latest version.

2. Open iTunes Summary.

3. Click on the checkbox of this computer, then click on Back Up Now to create a full backup of your iOS files to PC now.

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Wait for the backup process to complete and then you'll successfully create a backup of selected iOS files from our iPhone/iPad to your computer.