How to Restore iPad after Jailbreak

How can I restore my iPad after a failed attempt on jailbreaking?

A friend of mine tried to help me jailbreak my iPad but he failed, and now all my photos, contacts and notes are lost! How do I selectively restore them from iTunes backup?? I don't want to update everything on my iPad. Anyone pls help, Thank You!

Whenever you try to jailbreak your iPad or other iDevices, do remember to back up your iPad in advance. No matter you succeeded or failed, you can keep your iPad data original. iTunes backup file doesn't allow you to preview or selectively restore the data from iTunes backup, but it doesn't mean you can't do it in another way. With a third-party tool, you can easily extract the backup and handle it by yourself.

Wondershare dr.fone for ios (Mac iphone Data Recovery) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS(iPhone Data Recovery) (Windows) is a kind of the tool. You can use it to extract all the contents of your iPad backup file to preview and selectively recover those you want in 2 steps. If you're encountering the same problem after jailbreaking your iPad, it'll be a great choice for you.

Note: Moreover, Wondershare dr.fone for ios (Windows & Mac) also allows you to directly scan and recover data from all iPads without backup file.

Download the free trial version of this iPad restoring software below to have a try.

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Steps of restoring iPad after jailbreak

Before doing the iPad restore, don't sync your iPad with iTunes, avoiding updating the backup and causing your data lost forever. Next, let's perform the recovery with Wondershare dr.fone for ios (Mac) in detail.

Step 1. Choose the iPad's backup to scan

Run the program on your Mac after installing it, and you'll get the primary window to begin iPad restore after jailbreak. You'll have to the Recover from iTunes backup file mode. There all your iTunes backup file will be displayed. Find the backup of your iPad, choose it and click Start Scan at the right corner to extract the content of it.

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Step 2. Restore iPad from jailbreak

When the scan finishes, all the details of the backup are extracted and displayed in categories. You can preview and mark those you want to recover them all with one click.

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Step 3. Do backup well

To avoid losing data on your iPad, do remember to back it up on your computer regularly.

If you're a Windows user, use Wondershare dr.fone for ios and perform the similar steps to retrieve your iPad data, or you can use the program to directly scan your iPad and recover data from it when you don't have a backup.

Watch the video tutorial below

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Further Reading

Recover iPhone messages: This guide shows you how to retrieve deleted text messages from iPhone in different ways.
Recover deleted photos on iphone: This article shows you how to recover deleted photos on iphone in different ways.
Recover iPhone iMessages: You can recover deleted contacts without a backup on iPhone with 3 steps at ease.

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Aug 28,2015 14:16 pm / Posted by Selena Lee to iPad

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