iOS Backup & Restore User Guide

Acquire Backup from Device & iCloud

Back Up iPhone/iPad/iPod touch

You can selectively or fully backup iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch phone. Taking a full backup of your data and settings will keep them safe and also makes the process easy and saves more time.

Before you begin, download, and launch the program on the computer.

Step 1: Select Acquire Backup from Device & iCloud from left and tap on Back Up Device

Step 2: Now, connect your iOS device to PC and your program will automatically identify after trusting the computer. There you will get two options on the right column: Make a Full Backup or Select One or More Data Type (s). As per your requirement, select one.

Step 3: Next, tap on Backup to begin the process. When the process is over, you will notice of the data is backed up successfully. Also, you can view and export data from a backup or even you can restore the device from backup later on.

Download Various iCloud Backup

Download iCloud Backup is used to download several iCloud backups from various iCloud accounts on the computer.  Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Select Acquire Backup from Device & iCloud and click on Download iCloud Backup

Step 2: Next, log in to the iCloud account. Don’t worry about your privacy as the software never keeps a record of your Apple account information

Step 3: After login, all backup files will be visible in the iCloud account. Select the one you need and tap on Next to download iCloud backup

Step 4: Once the download of the file is finished, a popup message will occur. Now either you export or restore your data from this backup. In addition, you can also continue to download other iCloud backups as well.


Restore Backup to Your iOS Device

Run the software and select Restore Backup to iDevice. Here, you will see the list of backups on the computer along with iTunes and iCloud backups and all backups made by the program itself.

 Restore iTunes Full Backup

You can restore every data and settings or partial data from iTunes backup or Full Backup made by the software. Follow the below steps:

Restore All Data and Settings in the Backup

Step 1: Select iTunes backup or Full Backup from the list and tap on Next. You will get two options- Restore Full Backup and Restore Partial Backup. Tap Restore Full Backup.

Step 2: Now on the next screen, read notes. Once the device is connected to the computer, select Preview & Restore or Directly Restore option. Here, if you select Preview & Restore then move to Step 3. If you select Directly Restore then move to Step 4.

Step 3: Here, you can preview data in backup after scanning and then tap on Restore

Step 4: Next, select Merge & Replace or Fully Replace from the popup. The Merge & Replace option will merge messages, contacts, WhatsApp, and WeChat in backup. Fully Replace will replace every data and settings on the phone through the backup on the device.

Step 5: Once you restore, you can view and use the data on the phone

Restore Partial Data from Backup

Step 1: Once you selected iTunes backup or Full backup, tap on Next to select Restore Partial Backup

 

Step 2: Now on the next screen, select one or more data types like contacts, messages, WeChat, and ensure your device is connected to the computer.

Here, you can select Preview & Restore or Directly Restore to proceed. When you select Preview & Restore then move to Step 3. If you select Directly Restore then move to Step 4

Step 3: Preview the data after scanning and tap on Restore to proceed

Step 4: Then, select Merge or Replace from the popup. Merge will combine the selected data from the data on device. Replace will replace the corresponding data on the device.

Step 5: Now, the program will start and all data selected will be restored without other data affecting.

Restore iCloud Backups

When you have chosen the program to backup data selectively, or download iCloud backup then you can restore few data types from these backups.

Step 1: Select iCloud backup or backup for certain type (s) and tap on Next

Step 2: Now select one or more types of data from the list that you want to restore. After that, connect your device and select Preview & Restore or Directly Restore.

Note– If selected backup is for one data type then the data will be automatically selected

Here, if you select Preview & Restore then go to Step 3. If you select Directly Restore then go to Step 4.

Step 3: Now you can preview data to confirm after scanning. Once you ensure the data types, click on Restore

Step 4: After that, you will get two options: Merge or Replace. Merge option will combine the data from data on the device. Replace will replace the corresponding data from the backup data on the phone.

Step 5: Next, the restoration process will start. Wait for some time as it depends on the data you want to restore. Once you restore data, check them on your phone.