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How to Delete iPhone Backup from iTunes?

We all know it’s important to take backup of all your data and when it comes to mobile phone, we should take backup twice a week at least. Talking about iPhone, When we take backup, it usually doesn’t delete the old backup or overwrite it.

Here is a quick tutorial on how you can delete old backup of your iPhone or any other iOS device. Specially if you are getting this eror while taking your iPhone backup “backup was corrupt or not compatible wiith iPhone“, deleting iPhone old backups will solve this issue.

Delete iPhone Backup from Windows iTunes

Connect your iPhone to laptop and open iTunes. Go to Edit> preference and under devices you will see list of all backup of your iPhone. From here you can delete iPhone backup.

All iPhone Backup files

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That’s it. Now before you disconnect your iPhone from your computer, take a recent backup to make sure if something goes wrong, you won’t miss out important data.

How to Backup and restore Cydia Applications on iPhone

One of the most common question asked in the Apple iphone forums are how we can take backup of applications of Cydia.

Pkgbackup application is one such application which is available in Cydia store, which will let you take  a complete back up cydia application and also restore the application.

pkgbackup is a premium application and you need to pay 1.99$.

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You can download pkgback from Cydia by searching for keyword “pkgbackup”.

Do let us know which tool do you use to take backup of cydia application?