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05-09-2008, 02:35 AM #1How can i make a backup image of my entire iphone ?
i would like to know if theres a good 3rd party program that can build an entire backup image of my iphone and save it on my pc
i mean everything, all the programs, images , system files, just everything on the device
maybe somekind of the ghost program for the iphone
cause the backup option in Iphone PC Suite works like crap
and i hate using itunes.
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05-09-2008, 03:33 AM #2
This is the direction Pwnage is heading. You can already do this on a Mac, adding files when Pwnage mounts the ramdisk. Atm, I'm not aware of any other program that does this. Look out though, I'm certain it'll be around soon!16GB iPhone 3G
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05-09-2008, 05:38 AM #3
I'm seriously dying for a full backup program, I hope we get one soon.
05-09-2008, 06:07 AM #4
i heard a rumor about iliberty having this option to add backups made to your custom ipsw. i think the backups are made from an iphone native app :P
this is all i could find for ya.
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12-11-2008, 07:50 PM #7
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12-19-2008, 04:17 AM #8
iCloner development team is heading to release a full image backup for iPhone soon.
01-28-2009, 01:21 PM #9
01-28-2009, 04:15 PM #10
if you are jailbroken, you can always do an rsync. i do this about once a week. requires a LITTLE know-how and a shell, but is pretty fast after the first, and i have access to everything if i ever have to redo.
01-28-2009, 09:02 PM #118Gig > 1.0 FW (dead spot on screen)
8Gig > 1.0.2 FW (broken vibrate after a while)
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01-29-2009, 07:34 AM #12
Anyone looking for a proper backup tool should check out iBares (google it). I've been using it for months now and I like it a lot. Mac only though I think, but I might be wrong.
01-31-2009, 08:16 PM #13
02-01-2009, 03:55 PM #14
lol or you can just SSH and copy the entire /root directory.
01-01-2010, 06:15 PM #15
01-02-2010, 10:47 AM #16
Ya but it'll take 4eber.
Go to user/library and backup that. That'll backup ur contacts messages safari.but not apps
04-10-2010, 06:36 PM #17
are there any folders which you should not sync back to avoid such a problem with itunes, or do you only restore the folders you need as opposed to the entire filesystem? do you use the --delete option on restore?
09-26-2010, 02:14 PM #18
So, what's the current status on this? Do we have any good softwares to do a full backup of iPhone?
I guess one can use iFunBox or WinSCP to copy the root directory like someone said, but when you perform a restore this way, would it be safe??? Would love to hear from users who have done this.
12-12-2010, 01:00 PM #19
anyone can shed some light into this ?