Do you want to transfer your iPhone 4S to computer for backing up your precious photos, songs or videos? After all, the longer you use iPhone, the more data occupy your iPhone. But you don't want to delete them, right? So the best way is to transfer all the data or important data to Mac/PC for saving them forever, and you can have enough space on your computer.
Of course, when you transfer iPhone data to computer, the first way you think is using iTunes or iCloud. But do you know where the iTunes backup location is? do you know how to see the backup files on iCloud? You don't know. So here we will introduce you two ways to transfer photos, pictures, music, contacts and more data from iPhone 4S to Mac/PC. One way is using iTunes to move data from iPhone to computer, the other way is using iOS transfer to copy iPhone to Mac/PC.
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Now, let's see how to transfer iPhone data to computer with iTunes or iCloud separately. Juat follow the next parts to finish it.
Download the latest iTunes and open it. And then connect your iPhone to your computer. In the right interface of iTunes, you will find "Backups". Click "This computer" in the left option, and then tab "Back Up Now" on the right to back up iPhone to computer.
After you transfer music/photos/messages/videos from iPhone to computer, yuo can view these files from iTunes backup location.
Before you transfer iPhone with iCloud, you must make sure your iPhone connected with Wi-Fi.
Go to "Settings" > "iCloud" > "Backup" on iPhone (iOS 8 or later).
Tab "Settings" > "iCloud" > "Storage & Backup" on your iPhone (iOS 8 before). Then hit "Back Up Now".
If you are not sure whether you have backed up your iPhone or not, you can tap "Settings" > "iCloud > "Storage" > "Manage Storage", to check detailed information of the backup(s).
When you done with transferring iPhone to iCloud, you can log in iCloud on your computer, where you will find your iCloud backup.
Here, we will introduce you one iPhone data transfer software - iOS Transfer, to help you move data from iPhone 4S/5/5c/5s/6/6 Plus/6s/6s Plus/7/7 Plus to PC/Mac freely and quickly.
iOS Transfer, as an iPhone/iPod/iPad files transferring software, it allows you to move music/videos/pictures/photo library/contacts/messages and other almost any data from iPhone to computer. It is a powerful app that have absolute safety and zero virus. The features of this iPhone to computer transfer are listed below:
1. Export music/videos/photos/contacts/voice memos/SMS and more from iPhone to PC/Mac without data loss.
2. Sync iPhone/iPad/iPod files to iTunes and see the iTunes backup details one by one.
3. Transfer all the data from old iPhone/iPad/iPod to new iPhone/iPad/iPod safely and quickly.
4. 100% safe and zero data loss.
Now, just download and try it for free!
With iOS Transfer, you can transfer all files from iPhone to computer, and between iPhone and iPad/iPod.
By now, two methods of movingiPhone to PC/Mac have been showed here. Choose one way to transfer iPhone to your computer easily and quickly.