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How to Extract Contacts, Photos, SMS iPhone 5c from iTunes Backup to Mac OS

I deleted some important contacts on iPhone 5C by mistake. Who can tell me how to extract contacts from iPhone 5c backup?

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A simple and efficient way to extract files from iPhone 5c backup to Mac OS would be using the third party tool iTunes Data Recovery for Mac, a professional iTunes backup extractor for all iOS devices. With this tool you can extract up to 11 types of files from iTunes backup including photos, contacts, SMS, reminders, notes and more.

Note: This tool doesn't help to extract WhatsApp messages. Click here to see How to Extract WhatsApp to Mac.

How to extract iPhone 5c backup to Mac

In order to use iTunes Data Recovery for Mac you'll only need to make sure that the iPhone 5c backup is on your Mac. That's to say the files on your iPhone 5c will remain unchanged as you don't even need to have iPhone 5c during extraction. The iTunes Data Recovery for Mac offers you a way to view and extract iPhone backup even your iPhone is not working and is deemed unrepairable.

Get a copy of this software from the download page and you can have a free trial. Windows users should choose iTunes Data Recovery (Windows version). Make sure you download the right version for your operating system.

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  • When run iTunes Data Recovery for Mac to extract iPhone 5c backup on Mac, you'll be displayed an iTunes backup file list on the main interface. Choose the backup file of your iPhone 5c in the list, and click Start Scan to extract it.

    Note: Don't connect and sync your iPhone 5c with iTunes after you find the photo loss, preventing the backup from being updated.
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  • The extraction only takes you a few seconds. After it, all data in the backup file will be listed in categories. For instance, you can preview all photos in the categories of Camera Roll and Photo Stream. Choose the files you need and then extract iPhone 5c backup to Mac by clicking Recover. extract files from iphone 5c backup on mac os

After you extract iPhone 5c backup files to Mac, you can save the extracted files to your Mac.

  • Media files like photos, videos, voice memos will be saved in their original format.
  • Text files like messages, notes and contacts can be saved in in .txt, .xls or .xml files.
  • Contacts can also be exported to a VCF/vCard file so that you can easily transfer to Gmail, Android phone and other devices.

If you've just switched from Android phone to the new iPhone 5c, you might want to know how to transfer everything from Android phone to iPhone. Just click and check for details!

Free Download For Win 10/8.1/8/7/XP
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Free Download For macOS 10.14 and below
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