How to Transfer iPhone Files Data to Computer for Backup

When talking about iTunes or iCloud, you will naturally think of the data backup for your iOS devices. There is no doubt that backup is one of the main functions of iTunes and iCloud. Most of the time, the data backup all seem a bit superfluous, however, keep a thing seven years and you will always find a use for it. When you lost or deleted data from your iPhone, or other iOS device, the previous backup files can save your data. This is the reason why we need to backup iPhone data regularly. So, how to completely and easily backup iPhone data to our computer? The following methods may be you never heard of.

Three Effective Ways to Transfer iPhone Data to Computer for Backup

Methods 1. Backup iPhone Data to PC or iTunes with iPhone to PC Transfer

iPhone to PC Transfer – Easily Transfer iPhone, iPod & iPad to iTunes & Computer. With the help of this program, you can manage your iDevice data on computer, do what iTunes can’t!

The Key Features of iPhone to PC Transfer:

-> Transfer songs, videos, playlists, iTunes U, Podcasts to iTunes/PC, and vice verse.

-> Copy photos, albums from computer to iDevice, and reverse way.

-> Manage iPhone contacts including import, export, duplicate removal, Outlook sync.

-> Import various kinds of music and video incompatible with iTunes.

-> Fully compatible with iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5S/5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4, iPad Air/Air 2, iPad mini/mini 2/mini 3, iPad with Retina display, The new iPad, etc.


Step 1 Run the iPhone to PC Transfer on your PC after installation, then connect your iPhone to the program and you will see the window as the below picture when you iPhone is recognized.

Step 2 Backup your iPhone data to iTunes or PC

As you can see, all the transferable content are displayed in the left sidebar of the primary window, tap the one to preview the detail files on the right and choose those what you want to backup them to your computer, just click “Export to” at the top and choose the save path.

Besides, you can also directly click “To iTunes” in the main interface to one-click transfer your music, playlists, videos, Podcasts, audiobooks, artworks, etc. to iTunes directly.

Methods 2. Backup Data from iPhone to PC with Phone to Phone Transfer Tool

Phone to Phone Transfer Tool is an all-in-one data transfer and managment tool, not only allows you to directly transfer files between iPhone, Android and Symbian device, but also enable you to back up data from your iPhone, restore your iPhone from backups, and permanently delete data from iPhone. Therefore, you can solve both the problem of iPhone data backup and recovery with the help of this program.


Step 1 Install and run the Phone to Phone Transfer Tool, then choose the mode of “Backup Up Your Phone”. When enter the backup mode, you will be notified to connect your iPhone to the program, just do it.

Step 2 Transfer the selected data to your computer for backup

After connection, all the transferable content will displayed in the middle panel, including contacts, text messages, calendar, photos and more, choose the data you want and click “Start Copy” to backup them to your computer.

Methods 3. Transfer iPhone data to Computer with Data Recovery for iPhone

Compared with the above two methods, relatively few people use this method to backup data from iPhone, however, iPhone users don’t feel strange about it.

Data Recovery for iPhone is the world’s most widely used iPhone data recovery tool, it helps one click to directly restore lost or deleted data from iPhone, as well as iPad and iPod, or extracting to recover from iTunes or iCloud. All the recovered data will save back to your computer, so you can selectively backup your iPhone contacts, messages, photos, videos, reminders, notes, calendar, bookmarts and more to your computer by using this recovery program.


The program compatible with almost all iPhone, including the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, etc.

Step 1 Install and run the program, then connect your iPhone to the Data Recovery for iPhone.

Step 2 Click on “Start Scan” button to analyze and scan the data on your iPhone.

Step 2 Preview and click “Recover” to backup your data from iPhone to computer.