How to Use Dr.Fone for iOS

Recover data directly from iPhone 6 Plus/6//5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS/3G, all iPads and iPod touch 5/4, as well as retrieve previous data by extracting iTunes and iCloud backups.

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Brief Introduction

Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS is the world's 1st iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch data recovery software. It offers a full solution to recover deleted contacts, text messages, photos, notes, voice memos, Safari Bookmarks and more from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Besides recovering data directly from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, it also allows you to recover data from iCloud and iTunes backup files, giving you 3 ways to get back lost or deleted files. It is fully compatible with the latest iOS 8, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 and more.

Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS


Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS at A Glance

Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS is a simple and easy-to-use tool. Its 3 main features are: recover data from iOS devices directly, recover data from iTunes backup files, recover data from iCloud backup files. Besides, it's able to repair iOS operating system issues: iPhone stuck in Recovery Mode, stuck on Apple logo, and iOS devices perform abnormally.

To use the software to recover files, like photos, text messages, contacts, and more, you should follow the 3 simple steps:

Step 1. Choose recovery mode: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup File, or Recover from iCloud Backup File.

choose recovery mode

Step 2. Scan for lost or deleted data:

  • If you have selected "Recover from iOS Device", you should connect your iOS device with your computer and scan for the lost or deleted data.
  • When selected "Recover from iTunes Backup File", you'll be given the option to download the iTunes backup file from your computer and extract it for your important data.
  • If selected "Recover from iCloud Backup File", you'll need to sign in with your iCloud account to download iCloud backup file.

scan for data

Step 3. All data will be sorted into categories and displayed in the result window. You can click the file type in the left sidebar to preview the data. After then, check the wanted ones and click "Recover" recover the data either to your iOS device or computer.

recover data

For more details for each recovery mode, please check Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup File, and Recover from iCloud Backup File.

When it comes to Repair Operating System, please check the details >>


Supported Files & Devices

Since Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS has 3 recovery modes: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup File, or Recover from iCloud Backup File, you're supposed to choose the right recovery mode according to your needs. Here are the 3 recovery modes supported files and devices you can take as reference.

Wondershare Dr.Fone supported files and devices