WRITTEN BY Tina ON June 11, 2015
The iOS 8.3 is Apple’s new operating system which is free and now available for downloading. In order to make the device feel brand new, many iPhone users will not miss this part whenever there is a new system released. However, have you backed up your iPhone data to iCloud every time you try to update the device’s software? Do you know how to backup iPhone to iCloud?
To manually back up iPhone with iCloud is very easy in fact. Briefly speaking, you can follow the steps: open the Setting on your device>select iCloud>tap on Backup>turn on iCloud Backup. Then your device will automatically update when it is:
1.Connected to the Internet via Wi-Fi
2.Connected to the power source
3.The device screen is locked
Is it easy to back up iPhone to iCloud manually? Now here comes another issue: how to extract the backup files from iCloud? Because Apple only allow users to restore iPhone data with iCloud backup files online. If you want to extract the iCloud backup files out and save them on computer, it is very necessary for you to use a third party software to do you a favor. Maybe iPhone Data Recovery is the best choice for you. Because this program can extract almost all data from iCloud including contacts, messages, photos, notes, videos, calendars and so on.
Download the free trial version of this program and try to backup iPhone to iCloud on your own!
Download and install iPhone Data Recovery on computer. Then log in iCloud account by entering your Apple ID and password.
Once you’ve signed in iCloud account, all backup files will be listed on the program automatically. Then you can choose one of them and click on “Download”. When the program starts to download the files, it will take you some time so just wait until the whole process is finished.
After downloading and scanning the backup files, you can see that all data are listed on the program. You can selectively preview them one by one: Camera Roll, Photo Library, App Photos, Contacts, Notes, Call history…When you have chosen the items you like, then go to “Recover” to save them on your computer.
Using iPhone Data Recovery, you can easily and efficiently extract iOS 8.1, iOS 8, iOS 7 or iOS 8.3 data from iCloud backup files if you have synced iPhone to iCloud previously. It supports all iPhone models: iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone 4 and even iPhone 3gs…In addition, it also enables users to recover iPhone data from iTunes backup files. You can chose anyone of the methods to help you retrieve iPhone data on your computer.