Backup & restore: Apple iPhone 5c

    Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the Apple iPhone 5c.

     

     

     

     

    Back up data

     

    Back up apps

    To back up your apps, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap iCloud.
      • Important: iCloud requires a Wi-Fi data connection.
    3. If prompted, sign in with your Apple ID.
    4. Tap the slider next to the desired apps.

     

     

    Back up contacts

    To back up your contacts, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap iCloud.
      • Important: iCloud requires a Wi-Fi data connection.
    3. If prompted, sign in with your Apple ID.
    4. Tap Contacts to switch the slider ON.
    5. If prompted, select to Merge contacts with iCloud.

     

     

    Back up media & pictures

     

    To back up your media and pictures, follow these steps:

     

    Using your phone

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap iCloud.
      • Important: iCloud requires a Wi-Fi data connection.
    3. If prompted, sign in with your Apple ID.
    4. Tap Photos.
    5. Tap My Photo Stream to turn the slider ON.

     

    Using computer - PC or Mac

    Use iTunes to backup your information.

     

     

    Restore data

     

    Restore apps

    To restore backed up apps, you must reload the software and complete the initial setup process.

     

     

    Restore contacts

    To restore backed up contacts, you must reload the software and complete the initial setup process.

     

     

    Restore media & pictures

    To restore backed up media and pictures, follow these steps:

     

    Using device

    To restore backed up media and pictures, you must reload the software and complete the initial setup process.

     

    Using computer - PC or Mac

    Use iTunes to restore your information.