"I have forgotten the password for my iPhone 8 and I am afraid it might cause the data loss. Could someone tell me how I can backup the data of my phone first?"-Kitty
I'm sure most of you iPhone users have suffered forgetting the lock screen password once or twice. We should comprehend that iOS aims of building an extremely secure mobile system that why the unlock process is such strict. It couldn't be worse that you forget the unlock password. Take my friend for example, his iPhone 6S was locked too and he forgot the password, then he changed it with a new iPhone 8 straightforward. Anyway, no matter how you deal with your locked iPhone, while it's being locked we can still try to backup it first in order to reduce the loss.
Backup Data on Locked iPhone 8/7/6S/6
There is no better tool like iOS Data Backup among the backup software for iOS. It's a good news for Kitty because by using this she may smoothly backup data on Locked iPhone 8/7/6S/6. It works well with data like photos, contacts, normal messages/iMessages, videos, notes, call logs, WhatsApp and other personal documents. What's more, it is perfectly compatible with the newest generations of iOS like iOS 11, iOS 10. Either you forget the password like Kitty, or before you jailbreak your iPhone and upgrade iOS, especially to avoid accidentally deleting data, you'd better use iOS Data Backup to make backup first.
How to Backup Data on Locked iPhone 8/7/6S/6
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer
Firstly, download iOS Data Backup with the link above and install it. Then launch the program and connect your iPhone to the computer. When your device is detected by the program, you'll see the window shown as follows.
Step 2. Choose "Data Backup & Restore"
After select the "Data Backup & Restore", check the target data that you wanna backup.Then click "Backup".
Step 3. Backup locked iPhone data
Now iOS Data Backup is backing up the data of your iPhone. Be careful, do not disconnect your device while it is processing.
Step 4. View the Backup Result
When the backup is completed, you can check all contents of the backup file in categories. You can choose one single file or several files to print them or export them to your computer.