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When photos, videos, contacts, messages or other files are deleted from your iPhone by mistake or lost data because of iOS upgrading on your iPhone, device damage and other reasons, you can always get them back with the right iPhone data recovery free tool. In this article, I will introduce you such a tool and the three methods to free recover iPhone data.

Why Choose This Free iPhone Data Recovery Software:

  • iSkysoft Toolbox - iOS Data Recovery is a tool that offers you a free way to recover lost or deleted iPhone data, such as camera roll photos, videos, contacts, call history, calendar, notes, reminders, voice memos and Safari bookmarks and more.
  • You can recover lost data directly from iPhone or from iTunes and iCloud backup files for iPhone on the Mac/PC.
  • It supports to preview the files which are scanned from iOS (iOS 10.3 included) devices before you recover them.

Part 1. The Steps for Recovering Lost Files Directly from iPhone on Mac (macOS Sierra and El Capitan Compatible)

Files lost from your iPhone are not really clearly. They are marked as inaccessible data, and they'll be totally removed when they're overwritten by new data on your iPhone. You'd better to turn your iPhone into Flight Mode to stop using your iPhone immediately when data is lost.

Step-by-Step Guide to Free Recover iPhone Data Easily

Step 1. Connect and Scan Your iPhone

Plug your iPhone into your Mac and choose "Data Recovery" menu from the main interface. Then select "Recover from iOS Device" tab in the next window. When your phone is detected, you can then click the "Start Scan" button to activate the scanning process.

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Step 2. Preview and Recover Your iPhone Data

After the scanning is concluded, you can now preview the found data by category. Then mark the files you want to recover and then click "Restore" to keep the recovered data to your Mac computer.

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Part 2. The Steps for Restoring iPhone Files from iTunes Backup

This solution is helpful even when you don't have iPhone in hand or your iPhone is broken. You only need a previous iTunes backup file for your iPhone on your computer.

Step 1. Scan Your iTunes Backup File

Launch the iPhone data recovery tool and select "Recover from iTunes Backup File" tab from "Data Recovery" menu. The program will display all the backup files you've made with iTunes. Select the backup you need and then click the "Start Scan" button.

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Step 2: Recover iPhone Data from iTunes Backup

The program will scan all the data in your iTunes backup file. After the scanning is complete, you can preview the result and choose the files you need to recover by clicking the "Export to Mac" button.

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Part 3. The Steps for Retrieving Deleted Files from iCloud Backup

If you have backed up your iPhone data to iCloud, you can also use the "Recover from iCloud Backup" tab in "Data Recovery" menu to get your data back.

Step 1. Connect iPhone with Your Computer

Launch the program and then plug your iPhone into your Mac. Then hit on the "Recover from iCloud Backup File" tab in "Data Recovery" menu to start the process of free recovering iPhone data. Sign in your iCloud account.

Sign in Your iCloud Account

Step 2. Download and Scan Your iCloud Backups

After you've logged in your account, you will see all the backup files you have crested with iCloud. Select the backup you need and then click "Download". When you get a pop-up window, you can choose the type of the files you want to download, you then need to click the "Next" button. The program will immediately start the scanning process.

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Step 3. Recover iPhone Data from iCloud Backup

After the scanning is complete, you can then preview the result and choose the files you want to recover. Finally click "Export to Mac" to get the lost data back.

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Video Tutorial on How to Recover Lost Data on iPhone 7(Plus)/SE/6s(Plus)/6(Plus)/5s/5c/5/4s/4/3GS

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