From this article, we’ll learn how to restore iPhone from backups, like iTunes backup and iCloud backup.
Generally, when there is something wrong with our iPhone iPad, we may think about restoring them from our backups to fix it. Or when we lost some our iPhone data, we can restore them from our backups, there are different things. And from this article we’ll learn how to do it separately to fix your iPhone and get back your data.
Restore iPhone from Backup to Fix iPhone Issue
Firstly, we’ll see how to restore iPhone from backups to fix iPhone issue, please make sure you have done some backups. see below steps.
1.Turn on your iPhone, and when you see a hello screen, press home button and select language.
2.Then choose Country or Region, and also choose a Wifi network and sign in it.
3.You can also enable or disable its location service, then set up Touch ID.
4.When go to “Apps and Data” page, tap on “Restore from iCloud Backup”. input your Apple ID and password.
5.Agree to its terms and conditions, choose the backup files we need to use, then tap on “Show All Backup” to view older backups stored on iCloud.
1.Launching iTunes, and connect your iPhone with PC.
2.When it’s recognized, click iPhone image icon. And go to Files–Summary, then you can see all your backup files on left side bar.
3.Choose the backup files you need, tap on “Restore Backup” on the right page, and confirm with “Restore”.
Restore iPhone from iTunes Backup to Get Back Lost Data
When you want to get back your lost iPhone data from your backups, you can also do it selectively without erasing all content and settings. But you’ll need to rely on third-party software for help, like iRefone.
iRefone is a powerful iOS data recovery software, it can not only help us recover our lost data even we have no backups, but also can help us extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively without erasing all content and settings.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, launching your iTunes. Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup”, then all your backup files on iTunes will show up.
Step 2. Find the backup files you need, click “Select” at the end of the files you need. Then new interface with many data icon and media icon will show up, find and click “Message” icon for example, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. After scanning, you can preview and choose messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.
Restore iPhone from iCloud Backup to Get Back Lost Data
We can also use iRefone to help us restore iPhone data from iCloud backup selectively, see below steps.
Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”, log in it with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. When log in, all your backup files on iCloud will show up. Find the one you need, click “Download” at the end of the files you need.
Step 3. After downloading, we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “Message” icon for example, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 4. When finish scanning, you can preview and choose messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.
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