Tutorial to easily backup/extract ipa file of app from iPhone/iPad/iPod using iTools on Mac/PC Windows 7/8/8.1/10
iPhone and iPad s do not support external memory and recently i started facing some storage issues when i got too many apps installed on my devices, i wanted to keep a backup/copy of my apps such that i should be able to restore them whenever i needed them without downloading. Apple stores the apps as ipa packages here s a tutorial on how to easily backup/extra app ipa from iPhone/iPad, so as installing them becomes easier without downloading,even if you uninstall them.
Tutorial to extract ipa file of an iPhone / iPad / iPod touch App
- First of all i would like to say that this article is only for Mac OS X series and Windows 7/8/8.1/10 users. Currently i didn t find any alternative for Linux users.
- The main pre-requisite for this tutorials is the iTools software. you can download it from the following links
Click here to download iTools for Windows 7/8/8.1/10. (Completely portable app,no need of installation, just extract and run).
Click here to download iTools for Mac OS .
- Once you ve downloaded and installed the iTools, the procedure is really quite easy!,Open the iTools application and connect your iPhone/iPad to your Computer/Mac.
- Here select the Applications tab as shown in the below image iTools on Windows 8
Now you ll see all your installed applications on your device, simply click on the Backup button and select Backup program and document option.