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We've been fans of John Gruber since he began sharing his thoughts with the world 20 years ago. If you're also a fan, you likely know more about tech than the average consumer, so we assembled these details about iMazing to share with you.

  • iMazing is a desktop app for Mac and Windows that enhances your control over iOS and iPadOS devices.
  • It's full of features Apple has never given users, and improves on many others.
  • iMazing is useful for almost everyone, especially those who prefer local control over their devices or want to avoid Cloud services.

Scroll down to learn more, or visit the individual features pages for a deeper look.

iMazing Features

Quick Transfer

Quick Transfer

The fastest way to copy files from computer to device

  • Simply drag-and-drop to transfer files from your Mac or PC to your preferred iOS/iPadOS app.
  • Faster than File Sharing or AirDrop.
  • Convenient access via the menu bar (Mac) or task bar's system tray section (Windows).
  • Or use iMazing to browse the full contents of your device’s file system!

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iOS Backups

Backup

The ultimate solution for local backups

  • Schedule automatic backups, over Wi-Fi or USB.
  • Recover individual files or restore previous states.
  • Back up to any local storage, including external drives & NAS.
  • Move or export existing backups to other locations or drives.
  • Exclusive: Device snapshots (backups over time, similar to Mac’s Time Machine).

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PhotosMusic

Photos & Music

You’re in full control

  • Music: Copy between any Apple device and any computer.
  • Supports all media types, including FLAC.
  • Photos: Fast and powerful browser, with more options than Apple or Microsoft provides.
  • Easily export or import photos to or from any location.

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Messages & WhatsApp

Messages

Archive, Export, and Print iMessages, SMS, WhatsApp

  • Simply the best tool to save your messages.
  • Preserve or share those memory-making chats.
  • Metadata preserved & media included.
  • Export to PDF or print conversations for a hard copy record.
  • Lawyers: Please see iMazing Phone Evidence, built just for you!

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iOS Apps

App Management

Download iOS/iPadOS apps to your Mac or PC to install on all your devices

  • Download and export apps as .ipa files.
  • Manage your app library.
  • Export your app data.
  • Browse and transfer files to your apps.

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Backup Extraction

Backup Extraction

Work with your old backups as if they were a locally connected device again, even if you don’t have the device any longer

  • Browse and export data from iOS backups.
  • Read encrypted backups.
  • Export raw data such as SQLite DBs, Plist files etc.
  • Edit backup files and folders structure.

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Export All Data

Export All Data

Extract all the contents of a device backup, in a human readable format

  • Export all your Messages and WhatsApp chats to PDF, Excel and CSV.
  • Export all your photos and music.
  • Export your notes, voice memos, contacts and calendars.
  • Export your call log, voicemail, Safari history and more.

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For Businesses

Trusted by over 10,000 organizations, our solutions are easily deployed and loved by admins and end-users.

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Phone Evidence

Phone Evidence

  • Message archiving optimized for law firms.
  • Send clients clear and easy instructions to prepare transcripts for legal purposes

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Supervision

Supervision

  • Powerful tools for local supervision.
  • Put devices in Kiosk mode, unlock advanced security settings, or manage restrictions.
  • The world's only supervision tool for Windows.

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iMazing Configurator

iMazing Configurator

  • Configure and provision fleets of Apple mobile devices locally.
  • Backup devices automatically before restores.
  • Install and manage profiles.
  • Install and manage apps from your VPP library.
  • Streamline MDM enrollment.
  • Repeatable, automatable, and scalable.

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iMazing Profile Editor

iMazing Profile Editor

  • Create, edit, and sign Apple Configuration Profiles.
  • Free for Mac and Windows.
  • Mac App Store: 5 out of 5 rating

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iMazing CLI

iMazing CLI

  • Exhaustive command line interface for advanced interaction with iOS devices.
  • All iMazing features available from your terminal or app.

Learn more

Our happy customers include:

Additional features include:

App Management

App Management

Download and install iOS/iPadOS apps.

File Management

File Browser

Browse & transfer files or folders to apps. Access the iOS file system.

Battery Diagnostics

Battery Status

Monitor your device battery from your Mac or PC.

Update or Restore iOS

Update & Restore iOS

Update or restore your device OS. Supports recovery and DFU modes.

iOS Device Console

Device Console

View in real-time, no need for Xcode.

Transfer to Device

Device to Device

Choose exactly what to migrate to a new device.

Phone Data

Call History

Browse & export as CSV and XLS.

Voicemail

Voicemail

Browse & export voicemail in bulk.

Safari

Safari

Browse & export browsing data, history.

Other Data

Notes / Voice Memos / Contacts / Calendars

Export all your other data.

Books

Books

Manage & export books.

Ringtones

Ringtones

Manage & export ringtones.

Spyware Analyzer

Detect Spyware

Check for NSO Pegasus infection.

Security and Privacy

Security & Privacy

Locally stored data, backup encryption & high security standards.

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