Use Backup and Restore to Backup Data - BlackBerry® Desktop Manager (Macintosh®)

  1. Connect the blackberry to the computer using the USB cable / cradle.
  2. Open BlackBerry Desktop Manager.
    Note From the Macintosh desktop, navigate Finder > Applications > BlackBerry Desktop Manager.
  3. Click Back Up.
  4. Ensure Selected data: is selected, then select the desired data to back up.
    Note To sync all data, ensure All data: is selected.
  5. Enter the desired file name in the Backup File Name: field.
    Note By default, the backup file will be named with the device name and current date.
  6. If desired, ensure Encrypt backup file and Back up on-board device memory are selected.
  7. Click Back Up.