How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with Ease

Want to download iCloud backup files to computer? This guide will do you a favor by offering you an easy way to download iCloud backup to PC/Mac.

By Vicky Carter | Posted on: Nov. 08, 2018, Last Updated: Nov. 29, 2018
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You know that Apple allows you to back up your iPhone, iPad, iPod via iCloud and provides you 5GB free storage space, however, you cannot access the backup files in iCloud server unless you restore your iDevice from it. That’s disappointing. Most of the time, we just want to get some specific files from iCloud backup instead of restore the whole contents in the backup. Is there any way to download iCloud backup to computer and selectively extract what you need from iCloud backup?

Absolutely YES, all you need is a professional iCloud backup extractor. Here in this guide we will introduce you such an all-powerful program called PhoneRescue for iOS, which helps you download iPhone/iPad/iPod touch backups from iCloud to PC/Mac easily.

The Best Tool to Download iCloud Backup to Computer

How to Download iCloud Backup with PhoneRescue

How to Download iCloud Backup

PhoneRescue for iOS is developed to help users recover deleted files and data on iDevices like iPhone iPad, and it also can be used as an iCloud and iTunes backup extractor to extract anything you want from iCloud or iTunes backup. Absolutely, PhoneRescue for iOS is also fitted some other great features like:

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with PhoneRescue for iOS

Before starting our tutorial, please make sure that you did back up your iPhone iPad or iPod touch to iCloud. Check on your device with following steps: Tap on Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup > Manage Storage > Checking the created date of the backup. And then follow us to download iPhone/iPad/iPod touch to computer with steps followed:

Step 1 Free Download PhoneRescue for iOS on your computer > Launch it > Select Recover from iCloud > Click on Right Arrow to enter next page.

Free Download

Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with PhoneRescue – Step 1

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer – Step 1

Step 2 Sign in with your Apple ID > Select the backup you need > Take some minutes to download it > Click on Right Arrow to scan the backup.

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with PhoneRescue – Step 2

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer – Step 2

Step 3 After click the Arrow button, there will pop up a screen, which help you choose one certain data, or several, or all, as you would like to. Here we take selecting all data as an example. Then Click OK to begin scanning.

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with PhoneRescue – Step 3

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer  – Step 3

Step 4 Preview and select the items you need > Click on To Computer to download them to Mac/PC.

 How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer with PhoneRescue – Step 4

How to Download iCloud Backup to PC/Mac Computer – Step 4

1. Downloading iCloud backup to PC or Mac is limited to that you have backed up your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch to iCloud, and this backup contains what you want.

2. If you fail to extract what you want from iCloud backup, you also can use PhoneRescue for iOS to scan your iDevice thoroughly and recover deleted or lost data on your device directly. After all, PhoneRescue for iOS supports recovering deleted files and data without any iTunes or iCloud backup.

Except downloading iOS contents from iCloud backup to PC or Mac computer, you also can export the content to iPhone iPad directly. You just need to click To iDevice in Step 3, and keep your iDevice is connected to your computer during this process.

The Bottom Line

Doesn’t it sound so hard to download iCloud backup to PC/Mac computer? Except used as iCloud backup extractor, PhoneRescue for iOS also can be used to recover deleted files and data from iTunes backup, even on device directly without backup. By now, far more than 5 MILLION users have downloaded PhoneRescue for iOS and gotten back their data. Why not become one of them right now?

PhoneRescue® – #1 iCloud Backup Extractor

Have a try on the backup extractor PhoneRescue for iOS so you can easily manage your iTunes/iCloud backup after reading this post on how to download iCloud backup.

Vicky Carter

Member of iMobie Inc., is also a more than 3-year user of iPhone, iPad and iMac, like to fix all kinds of iOS and Mac OS problems.