Creating a symbolic link for iPhone backup

  • Create a Backup folder on another drive will more free space such as (E:\Backup)
  • Rename the  Backup folder in “%APPDATA%\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup” to Backup1
  • Open a command prompt and run: mklink /J “%APPDATA%\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup” “E:\Backup”
  • Move the contents of “%APPDATA%\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup1 to E:\Backup

iTunes will address the folder the same as it did the previous folder.