How to Backup iPhone Apps without iTunes

Updating your iTunes to iTunes 12.7 or higher, you might find that there’s no app management. So if you want to backup all apps on iPhone, this post might be your right choice. Keep reading and check the method of iPhone backup app.

By iMobie | Posted on: Oct. 26, 2018, Last Updated: Oct. 26, 2018
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AnyTrans – iPhone App Manager

Want to backup your iPhone/iPad apps without iTunes? This article is intended to show you how to backup iPhone apps with the help of AnyTrans. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

After updating iTunes to iTunes 12.7 or higher, Apple users were surprised that there is no Apps in iTunes any more. That is to say, in iTunes 12.7 or higher, users could not download, backup or manage apps with iTunes. Without iTunes, download and manage apps are not very difficult, it is still very convenient for users to directly operate on their iPhone/iPad. However, backup iPhone apps without iTunes could be a problem. Because there is no other options for users to do it directly on iPhone/iPad. Here in this post, we recommend a third-party software for you to solve iPhone backup app problems, keep reading and learn more on it.

iPhone Backup App Tool – AnyTrans for iOS

AnyTrans for iOS is designed for iOS data and files management. It gives users full authority to access their personal and media data and enable users to manage all these data within minutes. Here are the reasons why we choose AnyTrans for iOS.

Now just free download AnyTrans for iOS and follow the steps below to see how to backup all apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS.

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Step 1 Install and run AnyTrans for iOS on your PC/Mac, connect your iPhone/iPad to it. Scroll up to the interface of managing contents by category, choose Apps.

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2 Choose the apps you want to backup, click Download and sign in your Apple ID.

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3 After the downloading process is finished, click at the top of the interface, choose App Downloader.

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4 Choose App Library in App Downloader, you can see all the downloaded apps are stored here. If the apps on your iPhone/iPad have been automatically updated, and you are not satisfied with the updated version. You could download the previous version of app from App Library if you have backed up before.

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

How to Backup All Apps on iPhone with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

If there’s an available updated version of app, you could also update it through AnyTrans for iOS. Just click Update, it will update to the latest version.

The Bottom Line

Without iTunes, it is seems to have no way to backup apps on iPhone. However, AnyTrans for iOS gives Apple users a possibility to store app again. Download AnyTrans now, and have a seven-day free trial!

iMobie

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.