It is almost impossible to live without a smartphone in the present generation. Apple's iPhone is the brightest among all the handheld devices. It is a good practice for every user to backup data from the device to Windows/Mac computer for enhanced security, saving disk space, etc.
Many iPhone users know that the iOS system is a closed loop design, which makes it difficult for them to copy data between different devices and from an iPhone to a computer. This article gives effective information about transferring data from iPhone to Windows/Mac computer selectively without jailbreaking the device.
Transfer data from iPhone to Windows/Mac computer
iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor Win or iPhone data extractor Mac is a lightweight and handy utility tool that is straightforward and easy to use application. The software efficiently extracts not only photos, text messages, contacts, notes, but also third-party messenger applications. It provides support for over 22 different file formats, making it a feasible option for iOS users to extract important data from their iOS device including the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Additional features include:
- It is capable of identifying and recovering lost data from any iOS device using 4 recovery modes: smart recovery mode, recovery without backup, recovery from iTunes&iCloud backup;
- An efficient data recovery program that rescues the deleted or lost data under tough circumstances. The reasons include an accidentally deletion, an attack of a virus, losing of the files while upgrading the iOS and other possible reasons;
- Preview functionality to extract selective files;
- Fix iOS system from various iOS system issues such as iPhone black screen or white screen of death without losing any data.
Steps to Transfer Data from iPhone to Computer Using iMyfone D-Back
Step 1: Choose extraction mode
iMyfone D-Back for Windows operating system is available on a trial basis, which users can download from the official website. They can follow the instruction to complete the installation procedure. The installation process is similar to any other program on a Windows operating system. After finishing the installation, start the program by double-clicking the icon appearing on the desktop. Users will notice the main layout of the application, with all the options listed on the left side of the window. Users will have to choose "Recover from iOS Device" option.
Step 2: Choose the file types
After clicking the "Start" button, the program will open a new window where it will ask the users to select the file types they would like to transfer. Users can choose the file types that the wish to transfer and press the "Next” button at the bottom. iMyfone D-Back will now prompt a message asking the user to connect their iOS device to the Windows PC. Utilize the provided USB cable to authenticate a connection between the phone and the PC.
Step 3: Scan data on iPhone
Upon establishing the connection, iMyfone D-Back will identify the presence of the device automatically. It will then display the information of the connected device on the interface. Users will now have to press the "Scan" button displayed beneath the figure of the device.
Step 4: Preview and transfer data from iPhone
The application will begin scanning the device for the selected file types. The time taken to complete the scanning process depends on the content of the file format selected. After finishing the scan, the program will show all the extractable files in the window. Users can select individual files to preview the content. They can also see only the deleted files by selecting "show only the deleted files" option. After that, users can choose the files that they wish to transfer by marking them in the check box provided against the file. After selection, pressing the "Recover" button at the bottom will begin to transfer data from your iPhone to computer.
A pop-up window will open up asking to choose the destination folder. Pick a folder on the computer hard disk and wait for iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor Win or iPhone data extractor Mac to complete the action.