Getting Started with iTools 4
iTools 4 is an application designed to act as an alternative to iTunes on iOS devices. It allows you to manage different kinds of media files on your iDevice such as contacts, audios, videos, images, texts, PDFs etc. all for completely free! iTools is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating systems and can be run on most available models of iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
The iTools application is also has a lot more options than iTunes in terms of the features and tools offered by the app. For example, iTools 4 includes new backup and restore features and tons of new tools like the iTools Battery Master, File Manager, Data Migration tool, iTools AirPlayer, Ringtone Maker or iTools Image tool. Each of these new additions to the application is specifically designed to improve your user experience on the app and to help you better handle data on your iOS device through PC interfacing. It’s thanks to these features that iTools 4 can be listed as the best iOS device manager available and also easily rival iTunes.
Even if you don’t consider all the great tools and functionalities offered by iTools 4, there are still a bunch of other advantages offered by the application that allows it to stand as an alternative to iTunes.
- For one thing, iTools can be downloaded for completely free. While there are paid versions of the app that offer more functionalities, the free trial version is more than enough to satisfy the needs of any basic user.
- Another important advantage of iTools 4 is that it allows for more secure data transfers. When it comes to iTunes, there have multiple cases where data losses have occurred during iTunes syncing and data transfers. However, this won’t be the case with iTools as the app is equipped to help you safely move your data while minimizing chances of loss.
- Finally, you don’t need to jailbreak your device to get full functionality on iTools 4. You can simply download, install and use the app as it is.
Getting iTools 4 on your Device
The iTools 4 application for iOS devices is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating systems and can be downloaded from the official website of its creator, ThinkSky Technology. If you are planning on getting iTools for your iOS device then here’s what you should do.
Step 1: Check if your PC meets the necessary system and hardware requirements.
There are some basic system and hardware requirements that need to be satisfied in order to successfully install iTools on your device. While most devices do meet this conditions by default, it won’t hurt to be certain!
- OS – Windows (32 bit or 64 bit) 8.1/8/7/10/Vista or Mac- OS X 10.8 and above.
- CPU – 750 MHz AMD, Intel
- Disk Space – 40 MB
Step 2: Download and install iTools 4.
As mentioned previously, the iTools application can be downloaded from the official ThinkSky website. Choose the correct version based on your operating and system and download and install iTools on your PC to continue with the setup.
Step 3: Connect your iOS device.
Once the installation process is complete, the next thing you need to do is connect your iOS device to your PC using a proper USB cable. Now, run iTools 4 and wait for it to recognize your device.
If you are successful, you should be redirected onto the iTools home screen after the connection is established.
iTools is developed and distributed by ThinkSky Technology, with its latest release iTools 4 being made publicly available in July 2017.