BlackBerry Backup Extractor can backup and recover contacts, call histories, SMS and text messages, calendar entries, notes, app files, saved games, debug information and other data from BlackBerry devices.
Using a tool like BlackBerry Backup Extractor is a good idea in case you lose or break your BlackBerry, accidentally delete something important or perform a failed update. BlackBerry Backup Extractor automatically converts extracted data into CSV, VCard or ICAL formats, so they can be easily imported into Excel, Outlook, or Webmail. BlackBerry Backup Extractor works with all BlackBerries including BlackBerry Curve, Touch and Torch.
The interface of BlackBerry Backup Extractor is simple and straightforward to use. In the main interface, simply select “Open Backup” to load your IPD backup file into the software. BlackBerry Backup Extractor automatically knows where to look for your files, so you should see your IPD files presented straightaway. You can also use BlackBerry Backup Extractor to open an IPD file from a Flash drive, email download, or even another computer.
Once the backup has been opened, you'll see the extractor reports on how much of the backup it has read, and how many databases of information it has found. Extraction is immediate and the results are clearly divided such as into emails (.eml) which can be read by Microsoft Outlook. Most others such as Contacts, SMS messages and calendar appointments are divided into CSV, VCF and ICS format.
BlackBerry Backup Extractor is a powerful but easy to use tool for backing up your BlackBerry device.