Home>>iOS Recovery>>

iTunes Backup Extractor

How to Extract iTunes Backup for iOS Device

Posted by Kate , Jul 20, 2018

If you unexpectedly lose your iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5s/5/4s/4, iPad or iPod touch, a way for you to get your important data back is to extract iTunes backup. However, the iTunes backup file can't be read directly.. In other words, you can't preview the content of it or directly choose any data you want to recover.
To fix the problem above, you need an iTunes backup extractor. RecoveryTool iPhone Data Recovery software is a mighty iTunes backup extractor to help you extract your iTunes backup file and preview all the content such as photo stream, camera roll, contacts, messages, notes, calendars, etc. to restore them as you like.

Download Win Version Download Mac Version

Part 1: Extract Data with Backup from iTunes

Download or update iTunes to the latest version. On your iPhone, locate to Settings > iCloud, disable Find my iPhone/iPad if it's on. Connect your iOS device to your computer using the USB cable. Select it when it appears in iTunes.
Head to Restore section on Summary tab. Decline the invitation to create a backup and continue anyway. Once the process has completed, leave the device connected until it is activated. Maybe you will need to connect your Apple ID at this point. Restore from a backup you made before jailbreaking if possible.

Part 2: Locate Backup Pack Manually

For Mac users, simply move to ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/ folder. You may see all the backup packs there.
As for Windows users, the backup packs can be found at \Users\(username)\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\ path.
However, all the packs are compressed into one file. You can do nothing and extract no file from it.

Part 3: Extract iTunes Backup for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch Selectively

Step 1. Scan and extract the iTunes backup file

Launch iPhone Data Recovery program on your computer. The main window comes out instantly as below. Then turn to the mode "Recover" > "Recover iOS Data". All the iTunes backup files for your iDevice will be scanned automatically and shown at list. Now you need to select the right one and click the button "Start Scan" to extract the iTunes backup file.

Extract Contacts from iTunes Backup

Step 2. Preview and retrieve data in iTunes backup file

When extract completed, all content in the iTunes backup file will be displayed. You can preview and check them in detail. Then check the items whatever you want and click "Recover" to restore the data on your computer in just one click.

Restore Data from iTunes

Step 3. backup data regularly

In order to prevent you from losing your iPhone data by accident, keep your mind to do your backup well on your computer routinely.

Download Win Version Download Mac Version

Related Articles

iTunes Backup Extractor

Contact Us
If you encounter problems while using our products, feel free to email us. RecoveryTool support team will send you feedback in less than 24 hours.
Popular Products

Copyright © 2022 RecoveryTool All Rights Reserved.