Does iCloud Backup Bookmarks? How to View and Extract Them from iCloud

1 Does iCloud Backup Bookmarks

When you bookmark a site on Safari browser, it makes it easier to gain access to the webpage in the future. It is also a great way to save the information on the web pages you visit. You may want to know whether iCloud backs up bookmarks or not. The answer is yes. Backing up your bookmarks on iCloud is one of the ways to ensure your information is always safe even when something happens and you lose it.

In this article, we are going to take a look at how to backup Safari bookmarks on iCloud and provide you with a simple way to extract the bookmarks from an iCloud backup.


2 How to Backup Safari Bookmarks

Backing up your Safari bookmarks to iCloud is very easy. Just follow these simple steps.

Step 1: On your iPhone or iPad, tap on the Settings app and then on iCloud

Step 2: Scroll down to find “Safari” and make sure that it is turned on

The next time your device backs up to iCloud automatically, your bookmarks will be included in the backup.

How to Backup Safari Bookmarks


3 How to Extract Safari Bookmarks from iCloud

If you lose some of your bookmarks and don’t want to restore the entire backup just to get a few bookmarks back, iMyFone D-Back iCloud backup extractor for Win or iCloud backup extractor for Mac can help you extract them from an iCloud backup file. This data recovery tool is your best bet when you want to access the iCloud backup and extract just the data you need without any risk of data loss. The following are some of the features that make iMyFone D-Back the best tool for the job.

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iMyFone D-Back iCloud Data Extractor

  • It can be used to recover 22+ types of data including videos, photos, messages, call logs, bookmarks, WhatsApp messages and very many others.
  • You can also extract data from an iTunes backup file and directly from an iOS device.
  • It allows you to preview the data you want to extract just to be sure you are extracting the right files.
  • It is very easy to use and very reliable.

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Here’s how to extract safari bookmarks from iCloud using iMyFone D-Back. Begin by installing the program to your computer and then follow these simple steps to extract the bookmarks.

Step 1: Launch the program

From the main menu, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” and then click “Start.” Choose “Bookmark” as the type of data you want to recover.

Launch the program

Step 2: Choose an iCloud backup file

Sign in to your iCloud account. The program will then display all the iCloud Backup files on your account. Select the one that likely has the bookmarks and then click “Next.”

Preview and extract bookmarks from iCloud

Step 3: Preview and extract bookmarks from iCloud

The program will begin scanning the backup file for the Bookmarks. Once the scanning process is done, select the bookmarks from the results page and then click “Recover” to save them to your computer.

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4 Backup Safari Bookmarks from iPhone using iMyFone D-Back

You can also use iMyFone D-Back to back up all your Safari Bookmarks from iPhone to PC. Here’s how to do it.

Step 1: select the “Recover from iOS device” tab from the main window and then click “Start.” In the resultant window, select “Bookmark” and click “Next.”

select the “Recover from iOS device”

Step 2: Connect the iPhone to the computer using USB cables and then click “Scan.”

Connect the iPhone to the computer

Step 3: Once the scanning process is complete, select the bookmarks and then click on “Recover” to save them to your computer.

 select the bookmarks

Download the trial version of iMyFone D-Back iCloud backup extractor for Win or iCloud backup extractor for Mac to view and extract bookmarks from your iCloud backup files.

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