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You have tens or even hundreds of PDF documents and books on your iPhone or iPad. You wish to transfer the files to PC without having to email them one by one and without using iTunes sync? You are at the right place.

The below tutorial demonstrates a safe and reliable way to preserve PDFs and books and keep an extra copy of the documents on your hard drive. Here’s how to back up the files from iPhone to PC without iTunes.

Let’s backup PDFs, books and audiobooks from iPhone to PC

  1. Download CopyTrans from the following page
    Click to download CopyTrans now

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans, please refer to this article

  3. Start CopyTrans and connect the iPhone or iPad via the USB cable. The main CopyTrans window displays all songs, videos, audiobook tracks, PDF documents and books saved on the iPhone. ct-main-program-window

  4. Select “Audiobooks”, “Books” or “PDF” from the “Categories” pane on the top left main program window books category

  5. Choose “Manual backup” on top manual backup mode in copytrans

  6. Select the books or documents you wish to back up by checking the boxes next to each entry. To select all entries at once, click the check box on top copytrans window with selected books

  7. Click on the “Folder” button on top backup to folder button in copytrans main window

  8. Select the PC folder where to back up the files. Then click “OK” select backup folder prompt

  9. Click “Start backup” start backup button

The PDFs, books and audiobooks were backed up to the selected PC folder. backed up books

Transfer iPhone PDF documents and books to iTunes

  1. Download CopyTrans from the following page
    Click to download CopyTrans now

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans, please refer to this article

  3. Run CopyTrans and plug in the iPhone or iPad to the PC. CopyTrans lists all audiobook tracks, PDF documents and books saved on the device. From the “Categories” pane, choose “Audiobooks”, “Books” or “PDF” main program window books category

  4. Select “Manual backup” on top manual backup mode in copytrans

  5. Choose the books or documents that you’d like to transfer to iTunes by checking the boxes next to each entry. Check the box on top to select all at once copytrans window with selected books

  6. Click the “iTunes” button on top backup itunes button in copytrans

  7. Click “Start backup”

The books, PDF documents and audiobooks were transferred to iTunes itunes with books

This is how to transfer PDF documents, books and audiobooks from iPhone to PC.

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Krasimir is an avid marketing aficionado and a tech-support specialist in charge of the English-speaking market. He grew up in Bulgaria and on the island of Mauritius where he became passionate about windsurfing and photography.