Home>>iPad/iPhone/iPod Transfer>>Ways to Back up Notes from iPhone for Free

How to Back up iPhone Notes Free of Charge?

Nowadays, quite a few people are relying on setting reminders lest they might forget something important. Also, there are a lot of people who are used to Notes app to take down important tasks. There is no doubt that Notes app has actually penetrates into the daily life of some iPhone users, no matter you are a student, a teacher, an office lady or a business man. But, sometimes various reasons may lead to accidental data losses. At that time, it will be sheer useless and too late to cry over the lost data. So, you should back up your important notes frequently in case of sudden data losses. And this passage will tell you how to back up iPhone notes for free, i.e. backing up notes from iPhone without costing any cent!

1. Backup iPhone Notes via iCloud

2. Backup iPhone Notes via iTunes

3. Backup iPhone Notes via Gmail/Outlook...

4. How to Backup iPhone Notes to Computer

Part One: How to Back up iPhone Notes with iCloud

As is known to all, iCloud is Apple's service to help iOS device users in many aspects, in an effort to facilitate their experience with their devices, such as backing up files or restore lost files from iCloud. More importantly, iCloud Keychain allows you to have better and nicer experience of your iOS device. As to back up notes with iCloud, you can:

> Press the Home button, go to Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup and then move the slider of iCloud Backup to ON.

> Now, you will see the right interface as pictured below. Just make sure that Notes is selected as one of the items to be backed up on iCloud.

back up iphone notes

Now, iCloud will automatically back up everything you have chosen. You just need to wait for the process to complete!

Related:

Back up Important Contacts in One Click

Restore iPhone from iCloud Backup

Part Two: How to Back up iPhone Notes with iTunes

As to the free way to back up notes from iPhone, iTunes absolutely can't be missed. Before backing up anything via iTunes, there are several iTunes backup tips you must know. Now, let's see how to use iTunes to back up notes from iPhone. But before that, you must ensure that you have downloaded the latest version of iTunes.

Step 1. Open the installed iTunes on your iPhone, and then get your iPhone connected to the computer via the USB cord.

Step 2. Find your device on iTunes and then right click on it. Next, choose the option of Back Up from the drop-down menu. Now, iTunes will back up everything in your iPhone, including the notes.

back up iphone notes

Tips: When using iTunes to back up iPhone notes, you have to make sure that iCloud is turned off. Or otherwise iTunes will fail to back up notes from iPhone.

Bonus Articles:

Share Music between Windows Media Player and iTunes

How to Freely Sync iTunes Library between Computers

Part Three: How to Back up iPhone Notes via Gmail/Outlook/Exchange Server

> Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account. Then you will see the left panel. You are free to choose the service with which you want to back up notes from your iPhone.

> Now, enter the account and password for your chosen account. After that, make sure the Notes slider has been moved to ON. Then you can wait for the backup process to be finished.

back up iphone notes

By far, you have learnt several free ways to back up notes from your iPhone, so why not choose one way as you needed and wanted and then back up important notes from your iPhone in one click?

Part Four: Best Way to Backup iPhone Notes to Computer (Not Free but Best)

To transfer notes from iPhone to computer, you can actually rely on this Coolmuster iOS Assistant software, which allows you to easily backup notes to computer in a batch. And this handy software can do much more for you. With it, you can actually backup anything from iPhone to computer including contacts, messages, photos, videos, apps and many more. More importantly, this software is able to support all generations of iPhone, iPad and iPod. As you can see, this is actually an all-in-one data backup assistant for iPhone, iPad and iPod users. Below are the free trial versions of this software. Why not just get the right version to give it a try by yourself?

Steps to use it:

- Open the installed software on the computer and link iPhone to the computer via the USB cord. The software will then automatically detect your device and show you the main interface as pictured in the below.

- As you can see, all different file tabs are arranged on the main interface as pictured in the below. You can then enter the Notes tab to preview more detailed file information. While previewing, tick out the files that you want to backup to computer by ticking them out.

Within a little while, all the selected notes will be then saved on the computer as a backup and you can manage them on the computer as you need and want.

Related Articles:

Best iTunes Alternative to Back up iPad Files

How to Fix iTunes Backup & Restore Problems

Add a comment

Feedback

FeedbackHelp us make our website better for you

Please select your question type and we'll guide you to the right service team.