How to backup your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch with iTunes

Having a backup of iPhone or iPad is something that can be especially useful in case of loss of the mobile or when updating our device to a new version. Thanks to this we will avoid having to re- install all our applications or we will have a copy of the images taken with the camera of our iPhone, in addition to other data. One of the ways to make a backup or backup is using iTunes. Do you want to know how? In .com we tell you how to make a backup of the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch with iTunes .

You will need to:
  • iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch
  • iTunes installed on your computer
  • USB Cable
Steps to follow:


Connect your device - iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch - to your computer.


Select the device, it will appear in the "Devices" section.


Click with the right mouse button (or Ctrl + click) on the device, and select the "Back up" option.


iTunes may take a few minutes to backup, depending on the amount of information you have to copy. After this, you will have your backup done and updated.

  • Before you start, make sure you have the latest version of iTunes installed.
  • It is advisable to make backups on a regular basis, it will only take a few minutes and can save you from important information losses.