iTunes will create backups of your iPhone when you:
Use these steps to manually back up your iPhone using iTunes:
To verify that the backup finished successfully, open iTunes Preferences and select the Devices tab. The name of the iPhone will appear along with the date and time the backup was created.
In Mac OS X your iPhone files are backed up at the following location:
The (~) symbol signifies your home directory, which is at the same place where all your other personal documents are stored.
Windows XP stores all of your iPhone backup files in this location:
C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup
Windows Vista and Windows 7 back up the iPhone files here:
Windows 8 and Windows 10 put the iPhone backups in the following directory:
Obviously if your main drive is not C: then you’ll have to change that, same goes for ‘user’
Note to Windows users: the Application Data and AppData directories and their contents (iPhone backups included) are considered ‘hidden’ so you will need to enable ‘Show hidden files’ within Windows Explorer before you will be able to see the files.
The iPhone Backup Extractor will automatically find the iPhone backups on your computer, so don't bother to use the methods presented above to find your iPhone backup location by yourself.
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Yes, the iPhone Backup Extractor supports almost all iPod touch, iPad and iPhone models, including iPod touch 4, iPod touch 5, iPod touch 6, iPad 1, iPad 2, iPad 3 (The new iPad), iPad 4 (iPad with Retina display), iPad 5 (iPad Air), iPad Air 2, iPad Pro, iPad mini, iPad mini 2 (iPad mini with Retina display), iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.Go Back to Top
Yes, the iPhone Backup Extractor will extract 22 types of data from backups of all iPod touch, iPhone and iPad models running any iOS version, iOS 10 included.Go Back to Top
With the iPhone Backup Extractor, you can extract 22 types of data, including Camera Roll videos and photos, Photo Stream photos, messages (SMS, iMessage, MMS), WhatsApp messages, message attachments (images, videos, audios & contacts), WhatsApp attachments, contacts, call history, FaceTime records, notes, calendar, reminders, voice memos, Voicemail, Safari bookmarks, Kik chat history, Viber messages, Viber call history and photos, videos & documents in apps from the iTunes and iCloud backups of iPod touch, iPhone and iPad.Go Back to Top