How Can I Edit iPhone Backup File in Windows 7/8/10 without iTunes

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Alisa Updated on Jun 08, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Apple provided iPhone users with two methods, iTunes and iCloud, to back up their photos, music, contacts, notes, and iBook. The official iTunes software that we're all familiar with offers options to backup your iPhone from iPhone to a PC or Mac. However, iTunes and iCloud won't allow you to edit iPhone backup files from PC. Is there any way to edit iPhone backup file on Windows PC? The answer is yes.

There are plenty of alternatives to iTunes around, but only a few of them allows you to edit the backup file on Windows PC. Users who are on Windows 7/8/10 can easily backup iPhone without iTunes, and edit the backup files. You can even backup songs and messages from iPhone to PC, which is impossible with iTunes.

EaseUS MobiMover Free is the only free alternative to iTunes in the market. It is able to backup all data, including music, videos, contacts, and messages from iPhone to PC directly. What's more, MobiMover allows you to edit the iPhone backup file in the folder that you selected to save the backups. Now let's take a look at how to backup iPhone and edit iPhone backup file.

How to Backup iPhone and Edit iPhone Backup File in Windows

First, you need to backup data with MobiMover, and then you can edit the backup files on PC. Here we will take backup music from iPhone without iTunes as an example. MobiMover Free will backup your entire music sources, including the free one, to PC with few simple clicks. What's more, you can view and access the backup whenever you need. All the files are readable for you if you back them up on computer using MobiMover.

Click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps to back up your iPhone content with it.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your PC running Windows 7/8/10 with a USB cable. Tap Trust on your iPhone screen to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free and go to the main screen to choose iDevice to PC to back up iPhone files in one click.

how to back up iPhone to PC - step 1

Step 2: You can use MobiMover to back up iPhone photos, videos, movies, music, playlist, ringtones, books, contacts, messages, notes, voice memos, and more as the image shows below. You can transfer these all at one time or respectively export a specified data type.

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Step 3: Except for the flexibility to choose data to back up, MobiMover also supports you to customize the storage path for iPhone backup. You can click the Folder icon under the computer symbol to make it done.

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Step 4: After all the steps above, click Transfer to back up iPhone files to your PC right now. MobiMover will copy the iPhone files in a readable and accessible way so you can view, edit, or delete the data based on your own need.

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After MobiMover Free finishes the transferring, you can check the songs in the folder you selected in step 5 above. There you can copy and move the music to anywhere you want, or sort the songs in the different folder with the different theme. If you want to restore the songs from PC to iPhone, just go to the main window of MobiMover, and click 'Transfer to This Device'. Follow the guide, and you will be able to transfer songs from PC to iPhone without iTunes. This process will not overwrite the current songs on your iPhone.