With so many people keeping so many important, sometimes even personal information on their iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max or iPhone Xr smartphones, the backup is crucial. Of course, all these Apple users can choose to back things up with plenty of third-party services, but also with the iTunes and the iCloud. The only question left is, do they really know how to do it?
But before you go and try the following steps, if you don’t want to back up your iPhone to iCloud you can also just move things to a USB drive instead. A quick option to solve that problem is to purchase a USB iPhone adapter to move any extra pictures, videos, music or files to create extra space on your iPhone or iPad.
Our topic for today is how to back up iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max or iPhone Xr to iCloud. The process is super-simple and, once you take care of it, you can instruct the iPhone to do it automatically, so you can stop worrying about it. Basically, what you need to do is to:
- Go to Settings >> iCloud;
- Select Backup and find the iCloud Backup switch;
- Turn it to On and confirm that you no longer want to back up to a computer by hitting the OK button.
That’s your first option on how to backup iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xs or iPhone Xr to iCloud. You just activated an automated process and the iCloud will take care of it on a regular basis. Were you looking for something else?
To create an iPhone manual backup with iCloud:
- Start from Settings;
- Tap on iCloud;
- Select the Backup option;
- In there, hit the Back Up Now entry.
Whether you want to go for the automatic backup, which will generate a new backup each day, by default, or you want to handle it manually, you know the steps. Do not ignore the importance of creating backup for iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max or iPhone Xr. You can never know when you’re going to need it!