Back up iPhone to Mac OS
Also read:>How to Back up iPhone to Windows OS
There are following steps you need to follow to back up your iPhone to Mac operating system:
Step 1: Make a connection between your iPhone and system either by a USB cable (wired connection) or setting up the Wi-Fi syncing for a wireless connection. But if you are setting Wi-Fi syncing for the first time, it is required to use a USB cable for once to make a setting in iTunes application for enabling wireless syncing for your iPhone. Just do it once and enjoy wireless connection ever after.
Step 2: If the version of your macOS is older, you need to use ‘iTunes’ for backing up the data. For a new version of macOS, use ‘macOS Catalina’. Here, we have used iTunes for backup.
Step 3: After connecting your phone, an ‘iPhone’ device icon will appear on the left top corner or right top corner (depending on the iTunes version). Click on it, as shown below:
Step 4: Click on ‘Summary’. Under ‘Backups’, click on ‘This Computer’ and finally click on ‘Backup Now’. A snippet is shown below:
You can check the ‘Latest Backups’ and confirm your backup.
Step 5: If you want the option to secure your stored back up data through encryption. Select “Encrypt iPhone backup” and protect it with a password.
Read and follow the steps according to the operating system you own and back up your iPhone data in just a few steps.