How to Transfer iPhone Application from iPhone to iTunes?

Syncing your iTunes and iPhone is quote easy process and those who are using iPhone and iTunes are aware of this simple method. All you need to do is connect your iPhone and iTunes and click on sync to automatically sync your iPhone and iTunes.

But if you have a jailbroken iPhone and you downloaded lots of iPhone application using cydia or installous .

Now when you will try to sync your iPhone with iTunes, it will prompt with  you saying that it will delete this much application from iPhone which I believe no one will accept. To get rid of this issue, you need to transfer all downloaded iPhone applications into your iTunes and here is a quick step which you can follow to do so.

Connect your iPhone to iTunes and  right click on your iPhone name on left sidebar and click on transfer purchases. This will transfer all installed iPhone application to your iTunes.


Just a quick work around and you will have all application in your iTunes. Make sure to subscribe to our Email updates to keep receiving more iPhone handy tips.

6 thoughts on “How to Transfer iPhone Application from iPhone to iTunes?”

  1. When i click the transfer purchase button,a dialog box appear and ask me that i have to authorize my computer in order to do it,but im afraid to do it cause it might delete all my applications,what should i do,do i have to authorize my loptop? Does it saves my applications also ?? Plsi need your response ASAP

  2. Ie you can authorize your iPhone with your computer …But don’t sync just after that…
    First transfer application and sync 🙂

  3. I authorize my computer but whenever i wana transfer its giving the same message that apps will b erased

  4. Hey, thanks for this 😀
    I havent try actually.
    So, I bought a new iphone 4.
    It havent been jail broken.
    If I transfer the applications I downloaded from installous to itunes, can I transfer them to my new iphone that havent been jail broken?

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