How to change iTunes backup location?

iTunes keeps the iOS backup folder directly on the system drive. The space on your primary Windows partition – precious and often scarce – is constantly reduced with the ever-expanding iOS backup folder. iTunes does not allow to change the backup folder location; what’s the solution? Follow the steps below in order to easily change […]

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How to back up and restore iPhone without iTunes?

This tutorial demonstrates a user-friendly method to make full-featured iPhone backup and restore on your computer without iTunes. Backups include app documents, preferences, contacts, calendars, messages, and more. The method involves using CopyTrans Shelbee which is compatible with all iOS devices including the iPhone Xs and all iOS versions including iOS 12. Backup your iPhone […]

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What does a CopyTrans Shelbee backup include?

CopyTrans Shelbee backs up all the vital data, like your Contacts, Camera Roll, SMS, iMessages, etc. – everything that iTunes backs up and even more. The following table will give insights on what exactly a CopyTrans Shelbee backup includes: Backup includes CopyTrans Shelbee & iTunes * Contacts and Contact Favorites Messages (including iMessage and carrier […]

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User guides for CopyTrans Shelbee

CopyTrans Shelbee is an easy solution that allows you to reliably back up and restore iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch independently of iTunes. You can also use CopyTrans Shelbee to automatically move the iTunes backup folder location. This article lists all the tutorials available for CopyTrans Shelbee. Back up iPhone How to back up and […]

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How to transfer WhatsApp from iPhone to iPhone

Let’s say you bought a brand new iPhone XS and you want to transfer WhatsApp messages from your old iPhone to your new iPhone. But wait! You’ve already set up your new iPhone XS, received some cute text messages from your friends, took awesome pictures of your cat, and a few days later you realize […]

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How to set up an iOS backup password

There are many reasons why you might want to encrypt your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch backup. First of all, encryption provides better device protection and security. Another reason is related to company device usage terms. Users with an MDM (Mobile Device Management) client configured on their iPhones, iPads, or PCs cannot fully use CopyTrans […]

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What’s happening during Custom restore in CopyTrans Shelbee?

You are here because you are curious about what’s happening to your device right now. So what’s the magic behind the Custom restore function in CopyTrans Shelbee? We are happy to share all our secrets with you. The whole Custom restore process consists of four parts: Loading the backup to restore Selecting the backup data […]

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Custom restore limitations in CopyTrans Shelbee

With the new custom restore feature you can selectively restore data to your new device, e.g. restore only contacts, photos or messages to an iPhone. However, there are certain limitations that you should know before making a Custom restore with CopyTrans Shelbee. Unencrypted backup Some data might not be transferred unless the backup is encrypted, […]

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How to restore messages on iPhone?

This article will help you figure out how to restore text messages on an iPhone. Here are 3 ways to go: Restore messages on an iPhone using CopyTrans Shelbee Custom restore Restore deleted texts from an iCloud backup Restore text messages on an iPhone using iTunes Sometimes you just wake up and realize that you […]

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