Just like the old versions before, when Apple release a new mobile OS, many users are eager to upgrade their iPhone to the newest version. Now the new iOS 9 was launched, I believe that many people will also begin to update their iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S/4, so the same problem is how to update to iOS 9 and keep your iPhone data safe?
Questions 1: How to upgrade your iPhone to iOS 9?
It’s easy to upgrade iPhone to iOS 9, when you get a notification on your iPhone notes you that iOS 9 is available to update, you can download and install it.
Questions 2: How to keep iPhone data safe when update to iOS 9?
The data on our iPhone is important for us, so before we upgrade our iPhone to iOS 9, we need to know how to backup iPhone and keep our data safe. There are 5 steps to make sure this:
Step 1: Make Enough Space on Your iPhone For iOS 9
You need to clean up the larger file types from your iPhone before backup your data with iTunes or iCloud, and make room for iOS 9.
Since iTunes doesn’t act like a data transfer, so you need a third-party software such as Tenorshare iAny Transfer to easily and quickly move those files from your iPhone to your computer.
Step 2: Remove Unwanted Apps and then Backup to iTunes/iCloud
You need to delete any unwanted apps or games. They just take up valuable space for iOS 9 upgrade. When the first two steps are done, you can backup your iPhone with iTunes/iCloud.
Step 3: Upgrade to iOS 9
Once you store your important data on your PC/Mac and backup the other data with iTunes or iCloud, you can start to upgrade your iPhone to iOS 9 now.
Step 4: Transfer the larger file types from PC/MAC to iPhone
When the upgradation is completed, you also need iAny Transfer software to transfer those larger file types from PC/MAC to your iPhone and extract backup from iTunes/iCloud.
Step 5: If you still lose data & how to recover
Well in case you perform an upgrade or a backup that didn’t go to plan, you can actually recover lost data with another software named iPhone data recovery. With this software, you can deal with the unforeseen circumstances when update to iOS 9.