Apple doesn't allow you to directly access the file system of your iOS devices, that is to say, you cannot view your iPhone, iPad or iPod files on computer. So that you cannot manage your iOS files, such as directly transfer iOS data to or from Windows or Mac, share files between your iOS devices without iTunes, customize your app icons, back up all your game saves, or delete/add contents.
However, with an iOS file browser, you can easily do all these things. Here we'd like to introduce the top 1 iPhone/iPad/iPod file viewer, which is based on computer to help you extract the iOS files - it won't cause data loss or damage on your device.
The Top-tier File Explorer for iPhone/iPad/iPod on Windows and Mac to View and Manage iOS Data
iPhone 5 Data Transfer is the best file explorer for all iOS devices. It enables you to access the file system on PC and browse all contents, so that you can organize all items as you like. It supports iPhone, iPad and iPod with iOS 10, iOS 9.3.2, iOS 9.3.1, iOS 9.3.0 and ealier iOSs, including the ones which are jailbroken or without jailbreak (showed as below):
After you download and install iAny Transfer on your PC, run it and then connect your iPhone to this computer via a USB cable. Then you can start. Here is how:
|iPhone:||iPhone SE, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone 4|
|iPad:||iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display (iPad mini 2), iPad mini, iPad with Retina display (iPad 4), The new iPad (iPad 3), iPad 2, iPad 1|
|iPod:||iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4, iPod classic 6, iPod classic 5, iPod shuffle 4, iPod shuffle 3, iPod nano 7, iPod nano 6, etc.|
Download and install iAny Transfer on your Windows computer (like Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista). There will be an iPhone/iPad/iPod file browser for Mac and we will update you accordingly.
Then you can easily explore, browser and manage all your iOS files on computer, including music, videos, playlists, photos, iBook, contacts, messages, app and system.
Transfer iPhone/iPad/iPod files to and from computer
You can easily transfer files from iDevice to computer and import funny movies, songs and other things to iPhone, iPad and iPod from computer.
Transfer files between iOS devices
Now you can share data between your devices without data loss. Just 2 steps - transfer data to computer and then move the files to your device. For more details, refer to guide in the article Transfer iPad files to iPhone.
Transfer iOS files to iTunes library
If your iTunes library is empty or you get a new computer and want to move iOS files to iTunes library, iTunes will definitely delete all your device files. But with iAny Transfer, you won't lose anything on your device.
Backup iOS files
This software helps to backup your iPhone, iPad, iPod data and encrypt the backup files to protect your privacy.
Restore iPhone, iPad, iPod from backup
You are allowed to restore deleted or lost data from backup files that you use iAny Transfer to make before, or you can restore from iTunes backup files.
Add or delete contents on iOS device
You can add songs, videos, contacts, playlist, bookmarks, iBook and more to your iPhone, iPad or iPod. At the same time, you can delete the unwanted ones as you like.
Install and Uninstall Apps
Apps installation or uninstallation is every easy with iAny Transfer - only 1 click. There is no other data loss and no damage.
Besides, you can view your messages, edit playlists and contacts, play videos on large-screen computer and do more.
For more details, you can go to the user guide of iAny Manger, which has explain deeply and show you clearly how to view and manage your iOS files.