iPhone Data Recovery – How to Recover Deleted Files from iPhone on Mac & Windows
Lost Important Files on iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS?
Just as the saying goes, bad things happen sometimes. Losing important data on iPhone is one of them. If you go to iPhone forums, you will see lots of discussions that are talking about how to recover deleted or lost photos, videos, notes, contacts on iPhone. Yes, that has become a common problem for most iPhone users since iPhones are being used much more frequently than ever before and than any other mobile device brands. Any improper operation, even small ones, of your iPhone would lead to big problems, such as data loss of the devices. And what does that mean if you lost important files on your iPhone? Well, that could somehow mean you just at the risk of ruining all your beautiful memories of your life and work by yourself. And undoubtedly, that would be terrible.
**Read on for the solutions to recover your lost files with the tricks made by some specific iPhone data recovery software (see below).
Please Note: the solution provided below is able to help you recover all types of lost data, including Photos, Videos, Contacts, SMS, Calendars, Calls, Bookmarks, Notes, WhatsApp, etc. on your iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS.
Is It Possible to Get Back Lost or Deleted Files from iPhone?
Yes! Why? Because “miracle happens every day”!
If one day, you just encountered such an unexpected data loss on your iPhone and you feel at a loss while beginning to blame yourself for doing that stupid thing and crying to kiss the data goodbye to bury those precious memories, you can forget it then.
Why is that? Let’s get deep into this problem now. Before everything happens, you need to be aware of such a fact – iTunes. Each time you sync your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to iTunes, it will generate an automatic backup file in the format of .sqlitedb which can’t be accessed and read by you. So at this moment, what you need to do is use some iPhone data recovery software to help you extract those backup files and recover them on your iPhones.
Sounds cool? Keep reading for the solutions below…
Recover Deleted Files with iPhone Data Recovery for Mac & Windows
iOS Data Recovery for iPhone, available in both Mac and Windows editions, experts in recovering lost data, such as deleted photos, videos, contacts, bookmarks, app documents, notes, and much more in a total of 18 types from iPhone, iPad or iPod touch due to different data loss causes, such as wrong deletion, update error, device loss, etc. It provides 3 reliable recovery modes to restore lost files from iPhone directly, from iTunes backup or from iCloud backup. The following article will take “recover data directly from iPhone” mode as an example.
Steps to Recover Lost Data from iPhone Directly
Step 1. Make sure you have downloaded and installed the iOS Data Recovery for iPhone on your Mac or Windows.
Step 2. Run the program and connect iPhone to computer.
Step 3. Click “Start Scan” button to let the software begin to scan your devices.
Step 4. After scanning, you can view all data on your devices in categories. Mark those you need and click on “Recover” to restore them on your Mac or Windows.
Most Common Reasons Caused Data Loss on iPhone
Knowing the tricks to recover deleted data from iPhone is not enough yet. To avoid losing the data again, it would be necessary for you to know the top reasons why you will lose the files on your iPhone.
- Delete photos, videos, notes, contacts by pressing the wrong buttons
- Lost the access to iPhone data due to jailbreak failure or iOS update error
- Lost data because of physical damage of device or loss of device
- Restoring to factory settings may remove all personal info on iPhone
- iPhone get stuck in recovery mode or locked Apple logo screen
Useful Tips to Prevent Data from Losing on iPhone
Since you understand the causes of data loss on iPhone, you’d better to follow the tips here to avoid losing it again.
- Keep in mind: remember to make backup of your iPhone to iTunes or iCloud regularly.
- Pay more attention: check carefully when you need to delete files on iPhone.
- Be careful: put your iPhone in a safe place to avoid damage or loss.