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iPhone Bookmark Recovery: How to Recover Deleted Bookmarks on iPhone

Can I retrieve Safari bookmarks deleted on iPhone?

Does anybody know how to retrieve Safari bookmarks that I deleted on my iPhone? I recently deleted a bookmarks folder from my iPhone that contained many, many bookmarks. Is there any way to recover them, or am I out of luck since I didn't have a backup file created? Thanks.

Wondershare dr.fone for ios lets you do it in a simple way with only three clicks. Check it below.

Wondershare iPhone Bookmark Recovery

Recover deleted bookmarks from iPhone 6s (Plus)/6 (Plus)/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS

Recover deleted bookmarks by directly scanning your iPhone.
Extract iTunes/iCloud backups to retrieve bookmarks for your iPhone.
Besides iPhone, also supports all iPads and iPod touch 5/4.
The free trial version lets you preview all recoverable data before recovery.
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Supported devices Data available to recover
  • iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone  6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS; iOS 9/8/7/6 supported
  • iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, The new iPad, iPad 2, iPad 1
  • iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4
  • Text content (8 types): Contacts, Messages(SMS, iMessages & MMS, including Emoji), Call history, Calendar, Notes, WhatsApp conversation, Reminder, Safari bookmark
  • Media content (7 types): Camera Roll (Photo & Video), Photo Library, Photo Stream, Message attachments, Voice memos, Voicemail, WhatsApp attachments
  • WhatsApp conversation/attachments and Voicemail currently are only supported by the Mac version.

Recover from iPhone

Recover via iTunes

Preview and Recover

How to recover iPhone bookmarks

Next, let's install Wondershare dr.fone for ios on your computer and use it to recover iPhone bookmarks in steps together. If you're a Mac user, you can also take similar steps as follows.

Step 1. Launch the program

Connecting your iPhone to the computer, launch the program and you'll get the interface as follows. There are two recovery modes for your option: Recover from iOS Device and Recover from iTunes Backup File. Choose the former one and move to the next step.

This is the window for users using iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S:

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This is the window for users using iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS: You need to download a plug-in at here.

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Note: To recover from your iTunes backup, choose the Recover from iTunes Backup File option on the top.

Step 2. Scan lost bookmarks on your iPhone

If you're an iPhone 6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5C/5S/5/4S user, you can directly click Start Scan on the main window to scan your iPhone for data on it.

If you're using iPhone 4/3GS, you need to follow the steps below to get into the device's scanning mode before you recover deleted bookmarks from iPhone:

  1. Hold your iPhone and click Start.
  2. Then immediately press Home and Power buttons for exactly 10 seconds.
  3. After 10 seconds, release the Power button and keep pressing the Home button for another 15 seconds.

After that, you'll be told that you've successfully entered the mode. The software begins scanning your iPhone for lost data.

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Step 3. Preview & recover iPhone bookmarks

After the scan, all your lost data and current data on iPhone will be found and displayed in clear categories. To check your bookmarks, select the category of Safari Bookmark and preview the content one by one. Mark those you want and click Recover to save them on your computer.

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Note: If you want to recover iPhone bookmarks by extracting iTunes backup, you can switch to the recovery mode of Recover from iTunes Backup File on the top of the window in the first step. Then choose the backup for your iPhone and extract it. The next steps are the same as mentioned above. Preview and selectively recover whatever you want from the scan result.

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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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Dr.Fone for iOS

Dr.Fone for iOS

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A full solution to recover deleted contacts, messages, photos, notes, etc. from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

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Great. I did this. It saved me the fuss. Thanks a lot.
you da man/woman. idc i was freaking out but your little 2 second drill saved me a lot of time. my eternal thanks. RW
I was wondering how I could have possibly erased my bookmarks and reading list. I closed the app completely as suggested. When I reopened they were all there. Thanks!
Have you tried closing safari by double tab home button? It worked for me.
This is not a free program. The free trial version only allows you to check if your lost data can be found or not before recovery.
you have to buy this crap for u hundred bucks just to get your bokmarks back. screw that
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