There are many reasons that causes iTunes could not backup the iPhone and for the same reason it is to be noted that the best solution in this regard is the one that has been applied with ease and without the installation of any software. It is therefore advised to all the users to go through this tutorial that has been written in great details to fix the issue that iTunes could not backup the iPhone. From USB cable to iOS update, every resolution to the issues has been explained in great details so that the user never faces these problems in future. Furthermore, the relevant screenshots have also been added to the tutorial to make sure that the best value is delivered and users never consider their time to be wasted after going through this tutorial.
Part 1. Test the Solutions with iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch
This is the first part of the tutorial that deals with the issues such as iPhone will not connect to iTunes or iTunes cannot backup iPhone. A detail of all the related issues have been explained here to get the user through the issue in a manner that is awesome and self reliant. To get the best results, it is also advised to the user to get expert help so that the process is never an issue to follow for the users.
Reboot the iOS device and then try to sync again
It is one of those resolutions that users prefer to try and if not then it is highly recommended as it will resolve the issue in almost 50% of cases and will get the user out of the issue as soon as possible. Following is the complete guide to reboot iPhone or any iDevice.
i. The user needs to locate the sleep/wake button as shown in the figure that has been pasted below.
ii. The user needs to press it for at least 2 seconds so that a red slider appears on to the screen of the iDevice.
iii. The user then needs to slide the button towards the right to make sure that the phone restarts and silver Apple logo is seen. It will also make sure that the process is completed.
Part 2. Try A Different USB Port & USB Cable and Then Try to Sync Again
Sometimes a faulty USB cable is also one of the reasons that lead to a dissatisfied Apple customer blaming the company, but the fact of the matter is that the USB cable is used for data transfer and in this electronic transfer, the rate is very high which sometimes causes a USB cable to collapse internally. If the iPhone is being used with a non genuine cable, then it is also a reason which makes sure that the issue is never faced in this regard. For all such users, it is advised to make sure that the USB cable is changed and the new one should be purchased from an Apple store directly so that the user never faces any issue in future. Acquiring non genuine accessories will not only hamper the iPhone but will in some cases may become a cause of data loss which is most important elements for any user.
Update to the latest iOS
To make sure that the subjected problem is resolved, it is advised to make sure that the following process is to be applied to make sure that the problem is eliminated in full.
i. The user needs to follow the path Settings > General > Software update so that the process starts correctly.
ii. Once it has been done, then the user needs to tap the option of "Download and Install".
iii. On the next window, the user needs to make sure that the install button is pressed and this will also make sure that the process of the update is finished.
Part 3. Test the Solutions with iTunes and Then Try to Sync Again
Some of the solutions that can be tested with iTunes are mentioned below. The user has to follow these processes without skipping any step.
1Restart the Computer
This process makes sure that the issue is resolved in most of the cases as it cannot be the fault of the iTunes, iOS or any related Apple's accessories all the time. Restarting the computer will make sure that the data from the ram is deleted so that the system becomes fast and reliable. In order to make sure that the problem is never faced again it is advised to get the latest version of Windows and Mac installed and the automatic updates should be turned on all the time.
2Update to the latest iTunes
To update the iTunes, following is the process that is to be followed to make sure that it remains simple and straightforward for even a layman.
i. The user needs to click the Apple logo at the top of the iTunes software interface and the select the option of software update.
ii. The software will start looking for the updates from the internet.
iii. From the next window, the user needs to click Continue so that the update takes place.
iv. All the updates are to be reviewed and the appropriate one is to be selected from the list that is displayed.
v. The terms are then to be agreed to make sure that the last step is reached.
vi. The updates will start installing and this will also complete the process.
Part 4. Fix iOS Device with A Effective Tool or Re-Authorize iTunes & Computer
TunesGo (Mac) is one of the best software programs which make sure that the iDevice is synced without any issue. If all the above mentioned resolutions are tried and still the issue remains, then it is advised to make sure that the software is downloaded from the URL https://tunesgo.wondershare.com and installed to make sure that the iDevice of any kind, model and genre is synced without any issue and the music and other media is shared, browsed and transferred to other devices and even Macs.
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No iTunes needed
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Transfer and manage Apps on your iDevice in batch;
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Import playlists in iTunes Library to iPhone without iTunes syncing.
Copy songs in multiple formats to iPhone without incompatibility issues.
Make any photos or video from Apple devices or PC to GIF images.
Delete photos/videos by batch with a single click.
De-duplicate the repeated contacts.
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Fix & optimize ID3 tags,covers,song information
Directly transfer music, videos, contacts and photos between Apple devices.
Perfectly backup/restore iTunes library.
Be compatible with all iOS devices, including iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6, iPad Air, iPad mini etc.
Fix iOS Device
The issue that iPhone won't sync with iTunes sometimes is the iPhone has some problem. We need to fix it in advance. TunesGo (Mac) can fix your iPhone on your Mac computer in 3 clicks. To learn more how to fix iPhone, please refer to the detailed guide here.
Re-Authorize iTunes & Computer
The process is very simple to follow and the user can eliminate the subjected issue once it has been performed. The path that is to be followed is iTunes > Store > Authorize this computer and it's done. In just 3 to 4 clicks the issue is not only resolved but the users will also make sure that the problem of computer authorization is never faced.