"I want to backup my contacts on my iPhone 8 in case some day the cell phone goes wrong. Do you guys have any good idea?"-Alima
Not everyone uses Wechats, WhatsApp or Facebook, but absolutely almost every of you relies on Contacts of your smartphone. That's a no more basic function to a smartphone user because it allows us to save the contact informations of our family, friends or workmates and make a quick search among the mass of items. Therefore there's nothing more to say about how important the contacts means to you. What should we do? We'd better backup contacts to a computer periodically to prevent its loss.
Backup contacts from iPhone 7/8 to Computer
Here, we introduce an excellent tool to you, iOS Data Backup which can help you easily backup contacts from iPhone 7/8 to computer. Except contacts, data like text messages, photos, vedios, notes, call history, and WhatsApp chats can also be backuped through iOS Data Backup. When do we need this? At the moment before you update your iOS, or try a jailbreak, you'd better use this to backup your data first. On the other hand, making a backup may help you avoid losing data when you accidentally delete data or deivce goes into unknown error. Moreover, it works well on almost every iOS device, such as iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, iPad and iPod. Later, let's see what steps we need to take to backup our contacts.
How to Backup Contacts from iPhone 7/8 to Computer
Step 1. Connect Device and Run Program
Firstly, connect your iPhone to the computer and launch iOS Data Backup. When your device is detected by the program, you'll see the window shown as follows.
Step 2. Choose Backup Mode and Select Contacts ot Backup
Select the "Data Backup & Restore" mode in the home page of program. After that, check "Contacts" on the interface below, and of course you can check others if you need. Then click "Backup" to begin.
Step 3. Backup Contacts from iPhone 7/8
Now iOS Data Backup is backing up the data of your iPhone. Please keep the connection between your device and the computer until the backup process is complete.
Step 4. Check the Backup Contacts and Select to Save in Computer
When the backup is completed, you can check all data of the backup file in categories. Now you can choose to "Restore to Device" or "Export to PC".