How to Undelete iPhone Backup Files

Jul 29,2019 • Filed to: iPhone Backup • Proven solutions

It is not difficult to undelete iPhone backup files If you have iTunes backup or iCloud backup. You can use Apple's official way to restore your iPhone. But Apple's solution has many flaws. You original data will be wiped and covered on iPhone. And it doesn't allow you to preview and selectively undelete iPhone backup files, since you may just wanna undelete part your iPhone backup data.

In order to solve these inconveniences, here we introduce a user friendly tool to undelete iPhone backup files in 2 methods.

How to Undelete iPhone Backup Files - From iTunes Backup

To undelete iPhone backup, you can use dr.fone - Recover (iOS). The software can help to search all your iTunes backup files, and let you preview all of them before recovery.

dr.fone - Recover (iOS)

Preview and selectively undelete iPhone backup files in 3 steps!

  • Recover contacts directly from iPhone,iTunes backup and iCloud backup.
  • Supports iPhone X / 8 (Plus)/ iPhone 7(Plus)/ iPhone6s(Plus), iPhone SE and the latest iOS 11 fully!New icon
  • Recover data lost due to deletion,device loss,jailbreak,iOS 11 upgrade,etc.
  • Selectively preview and recover any data you want.
Available on: Windows Mac
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Note: To search and undelete your old iPhone backups, you actually can download any version of the program above, no matter you're using iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 or iPhone 6S. All of them work the same.

Step 1. Search your old iPhone backup files

Here we take the Windows version as an example.

Launch the program on your computer after installing it. Then click "Recover from iTunes Backup File" on the top of the primary window. Then all your iPhone backups will be automatically searched and displayed as follow. If you can find the old backup for your iPhone, congratulations! Choose it and click "Start Scan" to extract it for preview.

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Step 2. Preview and undelete iPhone backup

The scan will take you a few seconds. After that, you can preview all contents in it, like photos, video, messages, contacts, notes, etc. Mark them and click "Recover to Computer" to save them on your computer. Now you've successfully undeleted your iPhone backup file.

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How to Undelete iPhone Backup Files - From iCloud Backup

Follow steps are guide on how to undelete iCloud backup file on iPhone.

Step 1. Choose recovery mode

Run dr.fone, choose recovery mode of "Recover from iCloud Backup Files" on the top. Then enter your iCloud account and password to login.

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Step 2. Download iCloud Backup File

When you logged into iCloud successfully, dr.fone can find all iCloud backup files in your account. Choose the one where you want and click on the "Download" button.

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Step 3. Choose File Type to Scan

On this step,you can choose the type of files you would like to scan. Click on the "Scan" button to begin. It will take you some time. Just wait for a moment.

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Step 4. Recover Data from iCloud Backup File

After the scan is completed.Choose the contents and click on the "Recover to Computer" or "Recover to your device" button to save the contents on your computer or your device with one click.

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