iBackup Extractor
User Manual

Creating iOS device backups and Restoring your device.

iBackup Extractor enables you easily create a backups of your iOS devices. The software enables you to browse through your backups and restore your iOS devices from a previous backup.

Creating a Backup:

To create a backup, simply click on "Devices" on the toolbar, and click on "Backup...".

iBackup Extractor will check if your device is connected, and request you to do so if you haven't already.

Once iBackup Extractor has found your iOS device, click on "Continue" to create a backup.

The backup of your iOS device will now be listed in the drop-down menu in iBackup Extractor.

Restoring data from a Backup:

iBackup Extractor also allows you restore your iOS device from a previous backup it has found on your computer. To get access to this functionality, simply select the "Devices" pull-down menu and click on "Restore".

Connect the iOS device you're trying to restore and select the backup you wish to restore the device from using drop-down menu in iBackup Extractor. Click on "Continue" at the above screen, following which iBackup Extractor will read the connected iOS device and determine whether the selected backup is compatible with it.

The program will then display a comparison between the source backup and the device connected, including the name of the device, the Type, and the firmware version. iBackup Extractor will only allow you to restore your iOS device using a compatible backup.

If you choose to continue, a Confirmation menu is then displayed. As displayed, everything on your device will be replaced by the data in the selected backup, so please make sure you wish to proceed before pressing Continue. Keep in mind that your music, unlike the rest of your device's data, is not contained in the backup, meaning you need to re-sync your device if you wish to add it again.

The device will then have all of its data restored. This process can take a few minutes. A message will be displayed informing you of the operation's success.