How to Extract iPhone 5 Contacts, Photos, SMS on Mac
It's so thin and so light, yet iPhone 5 features a larger display, a faster chip, the latest wireless technology, an 8MP iSight camera, and more. Well, today we're not discussing all these shining features of iPhone 5. Instead we'll focus on how to extract iPhone 5 backup on Mac with iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac, which is very helpful when you lost or deleted important files on iPhone 5.
Preparation: Download iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac
iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac (which is also called iTunes Data Recovery for Mac) is a third party software tool designed for Mac users to extract iPhone text messages, pictures, notes, contacts, etc. from iTunes backup. As long as you have the iTunes backup on your Mac, the program will detect the backup all by itself.
The Mac iPhone 5 Backup Extractor supports all Mac OS X including Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7 and lower. Windows users should go for iPhone 5 Backup Extractor. Windows users should choose the Windows version instead. Download and have a try.
Guide: How to Extract Contacts, Photos, Text Messages and More from iPhone 5 Backup on Mac
The program allows you to easily go through the whole process of iPhone 5 files extracting. I'll take how to extract photos from iPhone 5 as an example to demonstrate steps to use this tool.
- Run iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac and in the main interface you will see your iPhone backups listed here. Select iPhone 5 backup on the list, then click "Start Scan" to begin scanning iTunes backup file.
- When scanning finishes, you will find all the files stored on your iPhone 5 displayed on a list. iPhone 5 backup file extractor for Mac allows you to preview and select the files you need to restore.
- Finally, select a path to save the recovered iPhone files. What's more, you could use this method to restore iPhone 5 call history, contacts, videos and other files as well.
Added Tip: Where is iPhone 5 Backup Location on Mac
If you're about to change your operating system or move to another PC, you'd better carry with the iPhone backup which is located in a specific place on your PC. By doing this, you could still use iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac to get back deleted or lost data on iPhone 5. The following is the location of your iPhone backup file on Mac.
Above all, I strongly suggest you back up iPhone 5 data on your Mac on a regular basis. So that iPhone 5 Backup Extractor for Mac can help you when you lose data on iPhone 5, get iPhone stolen or damaged.