UltFone iOS Data Recovery is currently the best data recovery solution for iPhone/iPad/iPod users. 3 recovery modes are provided: recover from iOS devices, recover from iTunes backup and recover from iCloud backup, so that you can successfully recover data in any situation. Besides, you can also save the iOS devices from various system stuck or crash issues using this amazing tool.
Now, read this detailed guide and learn how to use UltFone iOS Data Recovery. Before that, you may download the software on your PC/Mac.
Note: It's recommended to stop using your iOS device after data loss to avoid overwrite.
Part 1: Recover from iOS Devices
This way you can directly scan iPhone/iPad and get back lost photos, SMS, contacts, WhatsApp, voice memos, etc. without having iTunes/iCloud backup. Even when your device is disabled or stuck, you can try it.
Step 1: Connect your iPhone to computer with a USB cable and trust the computer on your device. "Recover Data from iOS Device" is the default mode.
Step 2: When your device is detected, click “Start Scan” to proceed. You can specify the file types to recover. This will save much time.
Step 3: After scanning, you will see all the files displayed in categories. Click each category and you will view more details. After that, check the data you want to recover and click on "Recover" button.
Step 4: You can either recover data to your iOS device or to the computer. If deciding to save to PC/Mac, you can define the location.
Part 2: Recover from iTunes Backup File
You can also use UltFone iOS Data Recovery to restore iTunes backup. It can automatically find the iTunes backup files on your computer and extract the data.
Step 1: Connect your device and select "Recover Data from iTunes Backup File" from top menu. It will list all the backup files found on your compute. Select a backup file that contains your lost data and click "Start Scan".
Step 2: You will see all the data backed up by iTunes. Select your target files and click on "Recover" button.
Step 3: Define the location on your computer to save the recovered iOS fileds.
Part 3: Recover from iCloud Backup File
If you back up your iPhone/iPad with iCloud, you can restore data from iCloud backup as well.
Step 1: Connect your device and select "Recover Data from iCloud Backup File" from top menu. Enter your iCloud account and password (Apple ID) and click "Sign in" to log in. Alternatively, you can click on "Software Access". This way the software will detect the iCloud account and automatically sign in to iCloud without typing.
Step 2: After the login, this program will list all iCloud backup files. Select you backup file and click "Next" to download this backup file.
Step 3: Select the files you need to extract and click on "Next".
Step 4: View and choose exact files extracted from iCloud. Then click "Recover" button to retrieve files from iCloud backup.
Part 4: Repair Operating System
If your device is stuck or disabled and cannot be detected by the software, you can fix the operating system first and then recover lost data.
Step 1: Connect your device and select "Repair Operating System". Click on the “Fix Now” button to continue the process.
Step 2: Before repair, you will need to download the firmware. Click the "Download" button to start.
Step 3: Once the firmware is ready, this program will start to repair your device. Don't disconnect your device during the repairing process. After that, your iPhone/iPad will reboot and be restord to normal. Then, you may start data recovery following above steps.