How to Back Up iPhone to iTunes Manually

iPad / iPhone Create iPhone backup with iTunes - this is how it works


With the help of a backup, you can back up all the data that is stored on your iPhone. This can be helpful when you want to transfer the data to a new iPhone or need to reset your iPhone. In the following, we explain how you can create a backup of your iPhone in iTunes.

How to create iPhone backup using iTunes

Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

How you like your Restore iPhone backup, we explain to you in this tips + tricks article.

quick start Guide

  1. Open iTunes on your Windows PC or Mac and connect your iPhone to the computer with a USB cable.
  2. In the top left, click the little one iPhone icon.
  3. Under "Backups"you can now choose whether you want to make a backup in the iCloud or on your computer want to secure. You also have the option of using a password to protect.
  4. When you have made the required settings, click on "Get it now"(Mac:"Create a backup now"). The backup is then created.