Jun 192015

If you are crazy about WhatsApp chatting with your loves and friends, you must have many funny or meanningful messages between them. However, iPhone memory space is limited, because iOS occupy most of space to run, and apps, media files or other data also need to be store for various usage. WhatsApp message is also a “space monstor” as the app is used frequently. Besides, it is hard to clean those messages data because most of them have special meaning for us. What’s more, WhatsApp will automatically clean messages data when dealine come, user can’t get back those messages data from backup.

So, it is necessary to find ways to transfer iPhone WhatsApp messages to Mac computer for backup.

Way 1: Officially, E-mail messages and save in your computer

To save WhatsApp messages to computer, WhatsApp provides a E-mail method for user to mail their messages data to their own E-mail account as an attachment. However, such as video, voice messages are not avalible. Then, you can download the attachments and save in computer. The attachment is a .txt files, which is easy to be saved and copied.

Honestly, this E-mail way may be not so convenient, especailly when the messages data is large, attactment in E-mail have limitation of size.


transfer iphone whatsapp messages to mac

Way 2:Use data transfer tool for iPhone

Another way to transfer iPhone WhatsApp messages to Mac computer is using data transfer tool. Search on the web, so many choices can help you, most of them have the option that is designed for WhatsApp chatting data.

Transfering tool for iPhone:

iAny Transfer

Way 3: Use Free WhatsApp Recovery for Mac

Free WhatsApp Recovery for Mac is a freeware designed to restore/recover the chat (and all attachment) deleted from the app Whatsapp from iPhone/iPad/iPod. Recover WhatsApp individual and group conversations (text messages, photos, videos, audios) and save them on your PC in txt, xls or xml.

This program not only can export iPhone WhatsApp messages data to Mac computer, but also can help you recover lost, deleted WhatsApp messages from iPhone.

May 252015

Only iTunes can helpe you back up iPhone 6/6 Plus personal data to computer?

iTunes seems to be awesome and skillful to manage iOS device including iPhone 6/6 Plus on computer. This program that is developed by Apple ca help user to manage their iOS device, upgrade system, download media,etc. Mostly,we always use iTunes to back up phone data to computer. However, iTunes just make our backup data as a encrypted files. We can’t view specific personal data on computer, which is so inconvenient. So we need to another better way to transfer iPhone 6 personal data to computer.

Other better way to transfer iPhone 6/6 Plus data to computer

iPhone is different from other smart phone. With iOS that is “closed” type system, iPhone data can’t be read easily, especially when you don’t install iTunes on your computer. User is not able to manage their phone data easily on computer. Although iTunes can help user back up iOS device data to computer, the backup file can’t be read as normal file on computer because of privacy.

When you only need to transfer part of iPhone 6 data such as contacts, text messages, photos, videos,etc, iTunes can’t help us complete special data transfering from iPhone 6 to computer. Then you can use other better tools.



transfer iphone 6 personal data to computer


For example, iAny Transfer is a good choice to transfer iOS device including iPhone, iPad, iPod data to computer. iAny Transfer offers some nifty features that iTunes leaves out. Providing the ultimate transfer solution, this iOS manager software allows you to transfer music, videos, playlists, photos, contacts, SMS, apps and more between your iPhone/iPad/iPod, PC and iTunes, and it can even help to share data between iOS and Android. It also features one-click backup and restore functions to let you completely manage your iOS data. Fully compatible with iOS 8.3.

just in three steps. Let’s see how it works.

Step 1: Launch iAny Transfer on your computer, and connect your iPhone 6 to computer via a USB cable. Make sure you click on “Trust” button on the pop-up menu on your iPhone, so that iAny Transfer can read your device successfully.

Step 2: After your iPhone 6 is read successfully, all your photos, music, contacts, videos, apps, text messages files can be presented by clicking the left-side menu. Select data you want to add to computer and click on “Computer” on the right.

Step 3: Choose a save path to save the exported photos, music, videos, contacts, apps, text messages on your computer.


Fine, this way for iPhone 6 personal data transfering is good ? Tell me your opinions!

Oct 152014

I accidentally deleted my playlists in iTunes but they are still on my iPhone. How do I transfer playlist on my iPhone to iTunes? –    Asked by Andrew

transfer iPhone iPad iPod Touch playlist to itunes and computerYeah, we have to admit that we still know a little about how to handle data between iOS device and iTunes, and it seems the operations are so complicate.  Actually, once you have done it one time, you will find it is easier than you think. Moreover, you may be able to find other better ways to get problem solved. Now, come back to the problem Andrew had encountered, let’s take how to move playlist from iOS device to iTunes for example to learn how to deal with iOS data management with ease.

Transfer Music Playlist from iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch to iTunes

For help transferring playlist from iOS device to iTunes, these steps are required:
1.    Launch iTunes.
2.    Connect iPhone or other devices to computer.
3.    Find your iPhone on the “Devices” menu, and then you can find all the playlist names created on iPhone are shown in the last column.
4.    Click on the playlist name which you need to sync to iTunes, right-click and choose “Export…”
5.    In the pop-up windows, name the playlist and save it on PC/Mac as XML format.
6.    Go to File>Library on iTunes and select “Import Playlist” to import the XML playlist file you just created.
That’s it.

However, this is not the perfect result! That somehow we have transferred iPhone playlist to computer, but still some music playlist issues exist. Such as iTunes sync will erase those playlists created before, a failed synchronization may cause both iOS device and iTunes playlist lose. To keep your playlists work for you forever, you should copy iPhone playlist to computer without iTunes. Then, is it possible? Yes!

Transfer iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch Playlist to Computer without iTunes

Apple doesn’t allow doing it, but some tools have been developed to satisfy our urgent demand. Tenorshare iPhone 5 Transfer maybe not so famous at the moment, but after the testing and tryout on different kind of iOS devices for many times, it is proved to be the excellent data transfer tool.
Note: iPhone 5 Transfer just a product name, and actually it compatible well with iPhone 6 Plus/6, iPhone 4S/4, iPhone 3GS and all the iPad, iPod models.

If you need to get iPhone, iPad or iPod playlist to computer, do as the following:
1.    Download iOS Devices Playlist Transfer tool on PC and install it.
2.    Open the program and connect your device with computer. After the authentication, this tool will scan all the files on your device and list them into catalogue.
3.    From the screen-capture from the iPhone 5 Transfer below, you can quickly find the Playlist catalogue

transfer iphone ipad ipod  playlist to pc

4.    Mark the playlist you need to copy, select all the songs or select those you like, and click on “Computer” button to save playlist on computer.

Some sharp-eyed readers have found that except copying playlist from iOS device to computer, this tool also allows us to add new music to playlist, edit existed music or delete some music not so nice from the playlist. Yeah, all of these functions are able to make you enjoy music much more comfortable on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, what are you waiting for?

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Jul 262014

For some reasons, Apple allows importing music from computer to iPod but the contrary way is not allowed. Then how do you do when you have lots of music on your iPod and need to transfer them all to your computer? Have no ideas what to do? Just see my complete guide to transfer iPod music to computer.

If all of the iPod songs are purchased from iTunes store, you can use the “Transfer Purchases” option. Here is how to transfer purchased music from iPod to computer:
1.    Above all, authorize the pc you want to save music by following these steps: Open iTunes> Choose Store > Authorize This Computer> Enter your Apple ID and click Authorize.
2.    Plug in iPod to computer.
3.    Once the iPod icon appears on the iTunes, check it and click “Transfer Purchased” option. Then the iTunes will start to copy all the purchased items to PC.
transfer purchased music from ipod to computer
The way above doesn’t transfer the music from other sources, if you want to backup this part of music, two methods here for you:

* The first method please refers How to use your iPod to move your music to a new computer. This way is offered by Apple but not apply to iPod touch, and it seems a little complicated.

* The second method is to use the iPod data transfer software. All of my friends and me are using Tenorshare iAny Manager. This tool is able to transfer both the purchased and other sources music from iPod to PC without iTunes easily and safely, and it supports iPod Touch as well as iPod Classic, Nano and Shuffle. The whole process is pretty easy, here is how it works.

How to Transfer Music from an iPod to Your Computer with iPod Data Transfer Software

Step 1: Download iAny Manager on Windows 8/7/Vista and install it.
Step 2: Run the program and connect your iPod with PC. After the connection, click on “Music” tab on the left of the program’s interface.
transfer music from ipod to computer
Step 3: Choose any songs you want or just check “All” selection box, then click “Computer” button on the right, then save music on the computer. And you’re done!

The first time I use iPod, it took me about half an hour to figure out how to add music from computer to iPod. And now iAny Manager make transferring music from computer to iPod much easier that it just need to click the “Add” button on the navigation bar. Besides, deleting iPod songs is also can be done simply on iAny Manager.

Jun 302014

Welcome to the Any Phone Data Transfer blog, where we are able to find the best solutions for data transfer of iOS device.

You are in this blog is most likely because:

> Want to backup iOS data to computer in case data loss caused by iOS upgrade, accidentally delete, iPhone is damaged etc.
> Want to transfer iOS data to pc to print out.
> Be afraid of data will lose after device is synced.
> Change phone but want to keep the data.
> Transfer iPhone data to Android phone.
> Transfer iPhone data to iPad, iPod Touch.
> Transfer iPad data to iPhone, iPod Touch.
> Transfer iPod data to iPhone iPad.
And more reasons.

You may have one or more demands as mentioned above, in order to help you solve all of the problems, I start this blog.

What you can do in this blog:

One, browse all the data transfer solution and use tips in this blog;
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