Writers use many note-taking applications on their iOS devices. But frankly, how often do you sync or transfer notes from iPhone to computer to save safely? Or do you know how to make a proper iPhone notes backup? Thus, this article will tell you more details – How to sync iPhoone notes to PC.
To be brief, you have 3 ways to sync iPhone notes to PC – iCloud, iTunes, 3rd party iPhone data backup tool. Let’s have a deeper look respectively.
Syncing iPhone Notes via iCloud
Many iPhone users will choose iCloud as the backup tool to sync their iPhone data. It is easy and available as long as the Wi-Fi is ON. So it is especially great when you want your iPhone data to be synced real time. And more importantly, it is simple to operate and it is even automatic if you set it up properly.
Step 1: Tap Settings >iCloud on your iPhone.
Step 2: Enter your Apple ID and password in the appropriate fields if you haven't yet accessed iCloud on your iPhone. You may use either your iCloud account or your Apple ID for the login.
Then follow the on-screen prompt to run the iPhone note sync.
Transferring iPhone Notes to PC with iTunes
For most users, iTunes is an application for fun, to listen to music, to play games, etc. But there is another practical function for iTunes. And as a matter of fact, iTunes will automatically backup your iPhone notes and other data every time you connect your iPhone to iTunes as long as you didn’t disable the automatic sync option in iTunes.
Similarly, it is simple and free to backup iPhone notes to PC with iTunes. You can choose Wi-Fi syncing and USB syncing on your own need.
Wi-Fi Syncing - Device requirement: iTunes 10.5 or later and iOS 5 or later
Before we get started, your computer must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your iOS device.
Step 1: Open iTunes.
Step 2: To set up Wi-Fi syncing, connect your iOS device to your computer with the included USB cable. Click the device button in the upper right corner. (If you are viewing the iTunes Store, click the Library button in the upper right corner. The device button will then be visible.)
Step 3: In the Summary tab, select "Sync with this [device] over Wi-Fi".
Whenever the computer and the iOS device are on the same network, the iOS device will appear in iTunes, and you can sync it. The iOS device will sync automatically when all of the following are true:
> The iOS device is plugged in to power
> iTunes is open on the computer
> The iOS device and the computer are on the same Wi-Fi network
Step 4: While the iOS device appears in the upper right corner of iTunes, you can select the content tabs and configure sync options.
Step 5: Click “Apply” or “Sync” to sync the iOS device.
USB Cable Syncing
Step 1: Open iTunes.
Step 2: Connect the iOS device to your computer using the included USB cable and click the device button in the upper right corner. (If you are viewing the iTunes Store, click the Library button in the upper right corner. The device button will then be visible.) Some tabs may not appear if you do not have corresponding content in your library. For example if you do not have any podcasts in your library, the corresponding Podcasts tab will not appear.
Step 3: You can configure the different content types in each tab. For example, movies under the Movies tab.
Step 4: To sync, click “Apply”, in the lower-right corner of the screen.
Backup iPhone Notes to Windows PC with iPhone Backup Software
The mentioned method to backup iPhone notes is easy and free. But, they both have some limitations. For example, iCloud limits the space for free backup, iTunes backup can’t be accessible directly. More about >> iTunes, iCloud backup. Do you also want to make a note backup that can achieve this: Read and view the notes directly from the backup, like a note book on your computer. Yes, with iPhone note backup software, you can achieve this. This iPhone note backup software is originally designed to recover lost notes, contacts, photos, text messages, call history and more data from iPhone, since it will scan both the lost data and existing data on iPhone, so the existing data can also be recovered/backed up to PC.
Very easy-to-use and user-friendly, wonderful iPhone data recovery & backup tool for iOS users!
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