How to Backup iPhone 4S/5 Bookmark before iOS 6 Upgrade
Oh boy this iOS 6 has been nothing but a pain to my devices. I have an iPhone 4S, I did the update to iOS 6 (big mistake) and well I'm always losing my bookmarks, I have read a few areas where it was suggested to find them back but all useless. This is one of many hiccups I'm dealing with from iOS 6 and I bet I'm not the only one.
Yes, this is not the only case about iPhone bookmark lost after iOS 6 update. For some of users, they can never retrieve those bookmarks again. This would bring more or less inconvenience to users.
To prevent this from happening, you can decide to backup iPhone 4S bookmark before iOS 6 update on your computer. With the help of Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (for Windows users), you can easily make iTunes backup accessible and readable on your computer.
Download the free trial version of this problem first, then you can perform iPhone bookmark backup before iOS 6 upgrade in 3 steps.
3 Steps to Backup Bookmarks on iPhone 4S or iPhone 5 Before iOS 6 Update
Let’s try with Wondershare Dr.Fone (for Windows users). For Mac users, please download Wondershare Data Recovery for iTunes (for Mac users), the steps are almost the same.
Step 1. Install the program on your Windows PC and start to scan iTunes backup of your device
The following image is the start interface of Dr.Fone, here iTunes backup files of devices that have synced with iTunes on your computer will all be listed.
Choose iTunes backup of the device you want to backup and then hit on “Start Scan”.
Step 2. Preview Bookmarks and Backup Them Selectively
Files in iTunes backup of your device will be detected immediately. As you can see from the image below, they are all listed in categories such as “Note”, “Contacts”, “Safari Bookmark”, “Messages” and more.
Choose “Safari Bookmark” category on the left to preview details of them, so that you can backup them selectively.
Step 3. Backup bookmarks you want and save them on computer
After selecting bookmarks you want to backup, you will be asked to save them on one folder of your computer. Just follow the instruction and the backup is totally done.
Notes: Bookmarks you backup on computer is easy to read and print.
1. This effective program is more than an iPhone bookmark backup tool. With it, you can backup many other files on computer. Moreover, this is an iPhone data recovery tool. It easily recovers your lost or deleted files by extracting contents from iTunes backup.
2. With Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS, you can recover and backup files directly from the device.
3. Please make backup before iOS 6 update on your device, otherwise you are very likely to lose many important files such as messages, bookmarks, notes and contacts on your device.
4. We have another backup product for iOS device: Wondershare TunesGo. It is a program with which you can copy photos and albums to/from Your PC & iDevice and transfer songs, videos, playlists, iTunes U, Podcast to and from Your PC/iTunes.