Restore iPhone to factory settings is the basic function which will delete all media and data on the iPhone. This method could help you solve some issues on your iPhone, but it also brings some trouble to you that you will lost some data. So if there are important data stored on your iPhone, next you may want to find an effective way to recover iPhone data after restoring to factory settings.
Restoring iPhone data after factory resetting is possible if there is an iCloud and iTunes backup in advance. It is better to make the iTunes and iCloud backup before restoring factory settings. As long as you have an iCloud or iTunes backup, the following ways to recover iPhone data after restoring factory resetting are useful to you.
Method 1: Restore iPhone Data from iTunes Backup after Factory Reset
Step 1: Open iTunes on your computer. Make sure that you are using the latest iTunes version.
Step 2: Connect your iPhone to computer with the USB cable.
Step 3: Click on the Device button and tap on Summary tab. Thereafter hit on Restore Backup option.
Step 4: Pick on the file you want to recover from the list of files that shows up. Lastly, click on Restore.
Method 2: Restore iPhone Data from iCloud Backup after Factory Reset
If you have made the backup in iCloud backup, you could choose to recover lost iPad data from iCloud.
Step 1: Go to Settings> General> Erase All Content and Settings on your iPhone.
Step 2: All content and settings will be erased from your iPad. Thereafter go Setup Assistant mode with a Hello screen.
Step 3: Swipe on the screen to begin the setup process on your iPhone then connect to a WiFi network.
Step 4: Tap on Restore from iCloud backup and sign in to iCloud using your own Apple ID.
Step 5: Pick on the iCloud backup for your iPhone data that you would want to recover and after some few minutes you will get your data back on your iPhone.
Method 3: Selectively Restore iPhone Data after Restoring to Factory Settings
Restore from iTunes and iCloud backup directly would erase all of the data on your iPhone and not allows you to choose which data you need to restore. Thus, we provides the third-party software, iRefone, which provides you an effective way to selectively restore iPhone data after restoring to factory settings. This software supports to restore 16 kinds of data on your iPhone including messages, notes, contacts, call history, photos, whatsapp, wechat and more. It provides you three recovery mode to helps you recover lost data directly from iOS device, iTunes backup and iCloud backup.
Free download the trail version to start the process of restoring iPhone data after restoring to factory settings.
Choose Recovery Mode Run iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” or “Recover from iCloud Backup” as the recovery mode.
Choose Data to Scan Then it will ask you to choose the data you need to recover, click on the icon of the data you need to start the scanning.
Preview and Recover Data When the scanning is finished, all of the data you choose will be displayed in the software interface, select these data you need to restore them to your computer or device.