Now days many of us are using iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch etc for different purposes. We are keeping some very important information or data on our iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch may be the data or information include as our photos or any other word or video or audio file. We definitely don’t want to lose the information those are stored in our iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. But if if your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch device were lost, stolen, or severely damaged? What would happen to your files, photos, and apps those are stored in your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

It is really a good idea to make a backup of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch device, so that in any unconscious situation, you can easily get your valuable data. iCloud or iTunes are simple options to make a iPhone backup, iPad, or iPod touch. This article discloses backing up iPhone to iCloud.

iCloud is cloud-based storage option and backup solution for the devices, those are using Apple software. The iCloud comes included with your iOS device, and it is free for up to 5GB. Let’s discuss how to manually backup iPhone to iCloud, iPad, or iPod touch devices.

So let’s start from step one to learn, how to backup your iPhone, iPad using iCloud. The steps are very easy.

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Step One:


Turn on your device and go to Settings, then iCloud and then Storage & Backup.

Step Two:

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In step two, you need to turn on the switch for iCloud Backup that is available under backup.

 Step Three:

In step three you need to go back and turn on or off the data you want backed up from the choices.

Step Four:

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In step four you need to scrolls all the way down to Storage and Backup, and tap it to make back up.


Step Five:

In step five, there is an option available for you to choose the third choice shown, Manage Storage option that list of only Apple apps and data that are backed up already. If you want to back up your other apps follow bellow steps.

Step Six:

In step six, there is a “Backups” option available under the heading, and you need to select the device, that you want to manage.

Step Seven:

In step seven, look to your screen; you will now be on a page called Info. Then under the heading Backup Options, threes is a list of top five storage using apps is available, and another button reading “Show All Apps.” Etc. You need to press show all apps, and then you can choose any item that you want to back up.


Note that: You need to back up apps that contain important information or files, and applications that you have taken a lot of energy and time to change and all other things those are important for you.

Step Eight:

If any app you don’t want to back up, toggle those to “off.” These are a red button available for reading “Turn off & Delete“.

By click on it, all you’re data are deleted from iCloud’s backup but the app and all data are still available on your iPhone, iPad or etc device.

Up to 5GB of iCloud storage are freely available by the Apple. On the bellow you can see the storage available and how much you used from it. If the 5GB space was not enough for you to back up then, you can pay Apple extra storage room, beginning at $20 a year for an extra 10GB space on iCloude.


Step Nine:

By connect your iPhone or iPad to a Wi-Fi signal, you can set it to automatically backup once a day. And also you can run a backup to iCloud manually by connecting your iPhone or iPad to a Wi-Fi signal and after the above described steps.

So these are some easy steps those can be helpful for you in creating a back up of your iPhone, iPad etc devices by using iCloud.

As we are dealing with very important data in our iphone iPad etc devices, so making a back up of all important data and applications is a good practice and that is very much helpful for us. Through back up you can have access to keep your valuable data in a safe place and you can use those data at the time of emergency.

I hope you enjoyed the discussion, and the information those are provided here about, how to make a back up of your iphone, ipad etc devices is very much helpful for you. If you have any questions or any suggestions for us, about the above writing, then please add your suggestions and questions on comment box.