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How to use iPhone Data Recovery

Welcome to the page of iPhone Data Recovery Guide. Here you can get detailed steps to recover various iOS files from iPhone, iPad, iPod, iTunes and iCloud backup.

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User Guide

Introduction

Welcome to the using guide page of Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery.

Following the details in this page, you can recover deleted or lost iOS files including photos, messages, contacts, notes, call history, videos, calendar, videos, etc. and the chatting records, even an emoticon you sent, in APPs including WhatsApp, Facebook and Kik, etc. on your devices.

As the leader in iOS data recovering, Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery can help you select the wanted time-point backup and download it in iTunes or iCloud to recover data you have backed up. Furthermore, it is also OK for you to flexibly select the data to recover, or to recover all data in one click.

iPhone Data Recovery

Install and Launch

Install

Step 1. Before you install the iPhone Data Recovery, here is the download link to download it to your PC: https://downloads.apeaksoft.com/iphone-data-recovery.exe.

Step 2. Double click the downloaded file. Then it will lead you into the process of installing Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery.

First, you need to set the language you used of the software. And click "OK".

Language

Step 3. Read the License Agreement carefully and click "Next".

Language Agreement

Step 4. Then you need to select the path to save the files about Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery.

Save path

Step 5. The following window will ask you the settings about applicable users and shortcuts.

Shortcut

Step 6. After that, it will show the settings you made. Make sure they are right and click "Install".

Install

After few seconds, you can see the finish window. You also can click "Finish" to launch it.

Finish

Register

When you first launch this software, the register window will pop up for you. Input your e-mail address and the registration code.

Register

And you also can click the key icon on the top right corner of the interface to open the register window.

It is the same to click menu icon to find "Register" option.

Key

Note: After you purchased it successfully, the registration code will be sent to your email address that you filled in the order form.

Email Address: The email address that you fill in the order form.

Registration Code: A string of characters marked as Activation key, license code or KEYCODE(S) in the order confirmation letter you received after the successful purchase.

Set Output and Backup Path

Before you recover your data, you would need to set the save path for your recovered data and the backup.

Click "Preferences" in the menu list.

Preferences

You will see the preferences window. In this window, you can set the path the output path and the backup path.

Path

Recover from iOS Devices

Step 1: Connect Devices

Double click the software icon to open the program and choose the "iPhone Data Recovery" part. You need to connect your iOS devices via USB.

iPhone Data Recovery

Step 2: Scan Data

It will remind you to unlock the device and tick "Trust". Then click "Next".

Trust

After connecting successfully, there are 2 scanning modes, "Standard Scan" and "Deep Scan".

Compared with "Standard Scan", "Deep Scan" will scan Safari History and Call History including FaceTime calls on iOS devices.

Deep Scan

Note: After iOS 13 update, Apple has strengthened the data security of Call History and Safari history. If you want to recover the deleted data from Safari history and call history, you are required to input iPhone password for 2-4 times after trusting this computer.

Enter password

Choose one of the scanning modes, and click "Start Scan". It will automatically scan your device and show you the result in few seconds.

Scan

Note: If you have backed up your iOS devices using iTunes, then you will need to input the iTunes backup password in the popup window of this software to unlock the local backup file from your iOS devices.

Enter iTunes password

Step 3: Recover Data

As you see in the following picture, it will show you the scanned data on your device in the left bar. Whatever you have or don’t have, there are all types of data it can recover in this bar.

On the top, you can select the shown result - "Show all" or "Show Deleted Only". You also can preview these data on the right bar, like contacts information.

Select the data you want to recover.

Preview

After you have decided the data you want to recovery, click "Recover" button on the right down corner to start. Then it will pop up a window as the next picture. It will save the target data on your PC. The only thing you need to do in the last is setting the save path for your data to save them as backup.

Recover

In few seconds, it will be done.

Finish

And if you need to transfer the recovered data to your iPhone or other iDevice from PC, you may need iPhone Transfer to do it. Click here to find the best solution.

Recover from iTunes Backup

To pay attention, when you want to recover data in iTunes backup, you should make sure that there is iTunes app in your PC. So that you can use it to scan the backup.

Step 1: Download iTunes backup

Run the program and connect iOS device. Enter "iPhone Data Recovery" and select the second part in the left bar.

iTunes Backup

In the chart on the right, you can see each backup name and the time of it.

Compared that iTunes only can save the latest backup, Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery can show you every backup in different time points you made.

Select the target one and click "Start".

iTunes Backup

Then this software will scan the iTunes backup quickly for you.

Scan iTunes Backup

Step 2: Choose the Data

After scanning, it will show you all data in the backup which you made on iTunes. Select the data you want to recover.

Recover Data from iTunes Backup

Step 3: Recover Data

Then click "Recover" button on the right down corner to begin recovering. Before that, there is a pop-up window as the next picture. It will save the target data on you PC according to the path you set.

Recover Data

Click "Recover" button after you make sure the save path. And in few seconds, it will be done.

Recover Data from iTunes

Recover from iCloud Backup

Before you want to recover data from iCloud backup, you should check the backup. Although you have the iCloud account, it does not mean you have bakcup on iCloud. So, please check out the backup first.

Step 1: Log in and Download

Launch the program and connect iOS device. Enter "iPhone Data Recovery" and select the third part – "Recover from iCloud Backup File" in the left bar.

Input you Apple ID and the password.

Login

After you enter the iCloud, you can see all the iCloud backup you ever made. Select one to download.

Download backup

After you click "Download" on the right, it will lead you to a window to select the kinds of data to download. Choose the data and tick "Start".

Select data

Step 2: Recover the Data

In few seconds, you can see the data the program downloaded for you. Tap the data you want to restore and click "Recover" on the right bottom corner.

And as it shows on the next picture, there is a button named "Restore to Device". It is only shown when you choose the contacts to restore.

By clicking this button, you can restore your contacts to your iDevice directly.

Recover from iCloud backup

Then it will pop up a window to record the save path you set. It will save the target data on your PC according to this path.

Recovering

Different Recovering Solutions

For your different recovering needs, we just list some specific solutions in the below. Click the one you need to check it. Hope it useful for you!

Messages

Recover Deleted iMessage

Undelete Text Message

Recover iPhone Text

Undelete iPhone Note

Photos

Recover iPad Photo

Recover Snapchat Photo

Contacts

Recover iPhone Contact

Retrieve Deleted Call Log

Music and Videos

Recover iPhone Music

Recover iPhone Video

Apps

Restore iPhone App

Recover WhatsApp Message

Recover Kik on iPhone

User Guide

Introduction

Welcome to the using guide page of Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery for Mac.

Following the details in this page, you can recover deleted or lost iOS files including photos, messages, contacts, notes, call history, videos, calendar, videos, etc. and the chatting records, even an emoticon you sent, in APPs including WhatsApp, Facebook and Kik, etc.

With high recovering rate, Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery for Mac can help you select the wanted time-point backup and download it in iTunes or iCloud to recover data you have backed up. Furthermore, it is also OK for you to flexibly select the data to recover, or to recover all data in one click.

iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

Install and Launch

Install

Step 1. Before you install the iPhone Data Recovery for Mac, here is the download link to download it to your PC: https://downloads.apeaksoft.com/mac/iphone-data-recovery-for-mac.dmg.

Step 2. Double click the downloaded file. Then it will instal Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery for Mac automatically for you.

iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

Register

When you first launch this software on Mac, the register window will pop up for you. Input your e-mail address and the registration code.

Register

And you also can click the key icon on the top right corner of the interface to open the register window.

It is the same to click menu icon to find "Register" option.

Key

Note: After you purchased it successfully, the registration code will be sent to your email address that you filled in the order form.

Email Address: The email address that you fill in the order form.

Registration Code: A string of characters marked as Activation key, license code or KEYCODE(S) in the order confirmation letter you received after the successful purchase.

Recover from iOS Devices

Step 1: Connect Devices

Double click the software icon to run the program and select the "iPhone Data Recovery" part. Meanwhile, you need to connect your iOS devices via USB.

Do not forget to unlock your iOS devices, and hit "Trust" and input the screen password again to confirm the trust.

iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

Step 2: Select Data

After connecting successfully, you can see 2 scanning modes, "Standard Scan" and "Deep Scan".

"Deep Scan" will scan and recover the deleted call history and Safari history form iOS devices, but the scanning speed is slightly slow, because iOS 13 improves the data security from Sarai history and calls, and this software needs more time to scan and analyse it.

Start Scan

While picking up "Deep Scan", you will need to input the password for extra 2-4 times.

Enter password

Then click "Start Scan", and this software will automatically scan your device and show the result for you in few seconds.

Scan

Note: If you have used iTunes to backup data to computer with encrypted password, then here you will need to input the encrypted password in this software to unlock the local backup file from this iPhone.

Enter iTunes password

Step 3: Recover Data

When the scanning process is done, look at the following picture. There is the scanned data on your device in the left bar. Whatever you have or don’t have, there are all types of data it can recover in this bar.

On the top, you can select the shown result - "Show all" or "Show Deleted Only". You also can preview these data on the right bar, like contacts information.

Preview

After you have decided the data you want to recovery, click "Recover" button on the right down corner to start. Then it will pop up a window as the next picture. Input the save path, and it will save the target data on your PC by the path. It will be done in few seconds,

Recover

And if you need to transfer the recovered data to your iPhone or other iDevice from PC, you may need iPhone Transfer to do it. Click here to find the best solution.

Recover from iTunes Backup

To pay attention, when you want to recover data in iTunes backup, you should make sure that there is iTunes app on your Mac. So that you can use it to scan the backup.

Step 1: Download iTunes backup

Run the program and connect iOS device. Enter "iPhone Data Recovery" and select the second part – "Recover from iTunes Backup File" in the left bar.

iTunes Backup

In the chart on the right, you can see each backup name and the time of it. This is why Apeaksoft iPhone Data Recovery is better than iTunes. It can show you every backup in different time points you made.

Select the target one and click "Start".

iTunes Backup

Then it will scan the target iTunes backup quickly for you.

Scan iTunes Backup

Step 2: Choose the Data

After scanning, it will show you all data in the backup which you made on iTunes. Select the data you want to recover.

Recover Data from iTunes Backup

Step 3: Recover Data

Then click "Recover" button on the right down corner to begin recovering. Before that, there is a pop-up window as the next picture. It will save the target data on you PC according to the path you set.

After setting the path, click "Recover" button after you make sure the save path. And in few seconds, it will be done.

Recover Data

Recover from iCloud Backup

Before you want to recover data from iCloud backup, you should check the backup. Although you have the iCloud account, it does not mean you have bakcup on iCloud. So, please check out the backup first.

Step 1: Log in and Download

Launch the program and connect iOS device. Enter "iPhone Data Recovery" and select the third part – "Recover from iCloud Backup File" in the left bar.

And you need to input you Apple ID and the password in the right place.

Login

After entering the iCloud, you can see all the iCloud backup you ever made. Select one to download.

Download backup

After you click "Download" on the right, it will show you a window to select the kinds of data to download. Select the data and tick "Start".

Select data

Step 2: Recover the Data

In few seconds, you can see the data the program downloaded for you. Tap the data you want to restore and click "Recover" on the right bottom corner.

And as it shows on the next picture, there is a button named "Restore to Device". It is only shown when you choose the contacts to restore.

By clicking this button, you can restore your contacts to your iDevice directly.

Recover from iCloud backup

Then it will pop up a window to record the save path you set. It will save the target data on your Mac according to this path.

Recovering

Different Recovering Solutions

For your different recovering needs, we just list some specific solutions in the below. Click the one you need to check it. Hope it useful for you!

Messages

Recover Deleted iMessage

Undelete Text Message

Recover iPhone Text

Undelete iPhone Note

Photos

Recover iPad Photo

Recover Snapchat Photo

Contacts

Recover iPhone Contact

Retrieve Deleted Call Log

Music and Videos

Recover iPhone Music

Recover iPhone Video

Apps

Restore iPhone App

Recover WhatsApp Message

Recover Kik on iPhone

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