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How to Recover Lost Data from iPhone

Posted on Jan 07, 2014 by Elvira Sharma
Many people are used to make multiple backups of their data, but some of them still cannot get rid of the trouble that their important files are damaged or lost. Whether you accidentally delete media files, forget the password to unlock the phone, or inadvertently damage your precious text files stored on your iOS device, with iPhone Data Recovery, you will be able to easily retrieve lost files from iPhone.

iPhone Data Recovery is a professional data recovery software for iDevices, which supports iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4s/4/3GS, iPad and iPod Touch. You can undelete your deleted data like photos, videos, contacts, text messages, call log, notes, etc. You can download a free trial version below on your PC and give it a shot.

Now three methods to recover lost data from iPhone are listed as follows.

Solution 1: Recover iPhone Data Without Backup Files

Step 1. Connect Your iPhone to PC
Launch the iPhone Data Recovery, connect your device to your computer via USB cable and wait for your iPhone being detected by the program.
For iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4s users, you will get the interface as below, click "Start Scan" button directly.

Undelete iPhone Lost Data

For iPhone 4/3GS users, please choose "Advanced Mode" at the corner of the window and then click "Start Scan".

Undelete iPhone Lost Data

Step 2. Scan Lost Data from iPhone Directly
The scanning process will takes some time. More data your device store, more time it takes.

Restore iPhone Deleted Data

Step 3. Preview and Extract Deleted Data from iPhone
As the scanning finishes, all existed and deleted files scanned from your device will be listed. If you just want to preview deleted data, you can turn on the "Only display the deleted item(s)" bar.

Get back iPhone Lost Data

Choose the data types you would like to recover by simply ticking and click "Recover" to save them on computer.

Get back iPhone Lost Data

Solution 2: Extract iPhone Data from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Select iTunes Backup on Your Computer and Scan it
Switch to "Recover from iTunes Backup File", you can see all iTunes backup files on your computer being shown. Choose the latest backup file and click "Start Scan".

Retrieve Data from iTunes

Step 2. Preview and Retrieve Deleted Data Selectively
After the scanning, all data stored in backup files are displayed. You can preview one by one, mark those data you want and then click “Recover”.

Restore Data on iTunes

Solution 3: Restore iPhone Files from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Sign in Your iCloud Account
First of all, run the program and choose "Recover from iCloud Backup File" mode, and sign in your iCloud account.

Extract Data from iCloud

Step 2. Choose iCloud Backup and Download
Now you are provided the backup files of your iCloud backup account automatically. Choose one of them you want and press "Download" button.

Recover Data from iCloud

Step 3. Scan iCloud Backup and Export Data to Computer
After downloaded, you can choose any data that you'd like to extract by simply ticking it and press “Recover” button. Finally those data will be saved on your computer.

Recover iCloud Files

Yes, it is as simple as you can see. As long as you follow the steps carefully to do whatever described in the article, it is not a problem to restore your data back any more. Any problems or advices can be left in comments. We will be glad to provide help.

Tips: Please remember that you should backup your iPhone regularly for avoiding data lost.

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