“I got the new iPhone 7 and there is some content in iTunes backup that I want to selectively restore to the iPhone. Any solution to help me solve my problem?”
With the release of iPhone 7, have you got the new iPhone 7 yet? If you have the plan to switch your old iPhone to iPhone 7, you have backed up your current iPhone. For iTunes backup, you may do not need everything in it and want to selectively restore iTunes content to iPhone 7. Is it possible and how to do it? You will probably be told it is impossible if you turn to Apple for help. However, you can do it with the help of below article. Just keep on reading to get to know how to selectively restore iTunes backup content to iPhone 7.
In order to selectively restore data in iTunes backup to iPhone 7, you need the help of iTunes backup extractor tool, iRefone
. This software supports up to 16+ kinds types of data on your iPhone, iTunes and iCloud including messages, notes, contacts, call history, photos, whatsapp, wechat and so on. It helps you to selectively restore what you want from iCloud/iTunes backup to your device or computer. Below we will show you how to perform iPhone selectively restore with an iTunes backup.
First of all, choose the version of the software you need and download the trail version of it.
How to Selectively Restore iTunes Backup Content to iPhone 7
Run iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. There will be some backup files listed on the interface. Click on “Select” to choose the backup of iPhone you need.
The the software will ask you choose the data you want to display an preview in the iTunes backup. Click on the icon of the data you need to start the scanning.
When the scanning is finished, all of the data you choose in the iTunes backup will be displayed in the interface. Preview them one by one and pick out these data you need.
For most iPhone users, contacts, messages and notes would be some of the most important data needed to be transfer directly back to iPhone 7. Thus, iRefone supports these three data selectively restore iTunes backup to iPhone.
Other Tips about Restoring iTunes Backup Content
-iTunes enables you to make backup more safer by encrypting the backup files to prevent hackers or intruders from accessing your private data.
-There is a simpler way to backup your apps using iTunes:
Go to File > Devices > Backup.
This will automatically backup content that is currently on your iPhone.
-If you are planning to backup iPhone before updating to iOS 10, using iTunes is your best bet is to use iTunes which will give you a more comprehensive backup. This is simply because your computer will be able to do it much faster than your iPhone could.