Where does iTunes store its backups?

Support centre iPhone Backup Extractor › Advanced configuration & forensics

Under OS X, iTunes will store backups in /Users/USERNAME/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup.

Under Windows Vista, Windows 7, 8 and Windows 10 iTunes will store backups in \Users\USERNAME\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup.

Under Windows XP, iTunes will store backups in \Documents and Settings\USERNAME\Application Data\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup.

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