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Thread: How to Backup
08-23-2007, 02:25 PM #1How to Backup
I would like to update my phone to the most recent firmware (1.02), but my phone is jailbreak-ed. Before updating, I would like to double-check I have a backup.
How do I backup my SMS/txt messages before restoring the phone to factory defaults. Then, once upgraded, how do I return my SMS conversations to the iPhone.
I understand that iTunes does sync/backup the phone, but how would I restore my settings?
A quick step-by-step guide in upgrading my iPhone would be greatly appreciated. Thanks again.
08-23-2007, 02:30 PM #2
Itunes backs up all my phone numbers, sms, weather places, alarms, calendar.
08-23-2007, 02:38 PM #3
I DO NOT want to wipe my iPhone for the upgrade and then find out I cannot restore my backed-up versions. Hell, I don't even know how to restore my back-ed up versions.
If anyone could give a detailed account on how to upgrade and then restore a backup (and how to make a backup), I would be very thankful.
08-23-2007, 02:52 PM #4
--This is if you added your own Ringtones
--This is only if you have vRecord/vNotes installed
I may have missed some as I'm going from memory, however these are the ones I backed up and everything worked.... except SMS, I'm thinking I missed something on that one. I might have needed the SMS .plist
Don't copy your /Media/Photos as that caused me iTune sync problems later on.
08-23-2007, 02:57 PM #5