Category Archives: iPhone data recovery

How to Recover iPhone 7 Data with iTunes

As everyone knows, when you connect iPhone 7 to your computer, iTunes will launch automatically and sync your iPhone 7 with it at all times. He keeps a separate backup file containing all your iPhone data, such as photos, contacts, calendar, messages etc. These files are SQlitedb, so if you want to extract the iPhone 7 data from iTunes backup and retrieve data on your iPhone 7, you’ll need a tool like iPhone Data Recovery.

Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery, it is possible to extract iPhone 7 data from iTunes backup without restoration of their devices via iTunes. They allow you to extract data, including music, SMS, voice memos, calendars, call logs, photos, videos, contacts, notes and etc. Those data can be instantly transferred and stored in a folder on your computer. Here’s a guide you can follow to get the iPhone Data Recovery once you have downloaded the software.


Warning: Do not sync your iPhone 7 with iTunes after you find lost data on your iPhone 7. As iTunes updates the backup file each time when you synchronize with it. So if you synced your iPhone 7 again, the backup file will be overwritten by the content of your iPhone, and the lost data never recover.

Step 1. Scan the backup file

Download iPhone Data Recovery on your PC. Install and run this software on your computer. Be careful not to connect and sync your iPhone 7 with iTunes after losing the data on your iPhone 7. Or it can overwrite the lost data. All iOS devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod touch you synced with iTunes, iPhone Data Recovery will display these files in them from iTunes backups. You just need to choose the correct backup file and click “Start Scan”.

Step 2. Extract the iTunes backup files to recover lost iPhone 7 data

After scanning, all backup files can be viewed. You can preview what you want to check. When you want to extract, select what you want to extract and click “Recover” and save them on your computer.

Now you have got your iPhone 7 data back with iTunes.

How to View iPhone Safari History from Computer

“I just clear all the Safari history on my iPhone by mistake, and there is an important address I want to get it back now, can i view and use the iPhone Safari history on computer? ”

Safari on your iPhone will track of your web browsing history and saves the bookmarks for your favorite sites. It is very important for iPhone user’s surfing experience, especially for the users who browse the sites on their iPhone for business.

Just like the problem at the beginning of the article, how to view and use the iPhone Safari history on computer if they were lost from iPhone by some mistakes? Don’t worry, it is quite easy if you have an iPhone data recovery software.

With Tenorshare iPhone data recovery, you can recover the deleted Safari history from iPhone, and export as .XLS or .TXT file to view on computer. The software offers three methods to complete this, recover iPhone Safari browsing history directly from iPhone, from iTunes backup or from iCloud backup.

Now we will show you how to recover iPhone lost data with Tenorshare iPhone data recovery and view iPhone Safari history from computer:

Step 1. Install the data recovery software on your computer and connect your iPhone to the computer.

Step 2. After the software detect your iPhone, click on “Start Scan” to scan your iPhone, not only the deleted Safari history, but also other data such as messages, contacts, photos, notes, etc. can be found from your iPhone.

Step 3. After scanning, go to “Safari” category to preview the lost Safari browsing history, select all or select the history you want, then click on “Recover” to save as the .XLS or .TXT file on your computer.

Step 4. Open the .XLS or .TXT file you just saved, and you can view the iPhone Safari history on your computer now.

The steps of recover iPhone deleted Safari history from iTunes or iCloud backup are the same, only need to choose the different mode. Besides, except for the Safari history, you also can view the other data such as messages or contacts from computer.

How to Recover iPhone Deleted Text Messages on Viber

As a competitive alternative to WhatsApp, Viber is supported by millions of iPhone users worldwide. A conversation with your loved ones become important memories when browsing the cat history. However, for one reason or another, the Viber text messages is accidentally deleted by careless mistakes, such as deleting, formatting, iOS update, factory reset, etc.

So how to recover Viber deleted text messages from iPhone?

Well, there is a software deserves our attention. It is iPhone Message Recovery Software developed by Tenorshare. This software can recover Viber deleted messages including photos, videos, voice messages, etc. from iPhone 6s Plus/6s/6+/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4.

So if Viber text messages on your iPhone are deleted by the erroneous operation as mentioned above, why not try this software to recover them? The following is an instruction that tells you how to use this iPhone message recovery software for Windows to directly recover iPhone deleted text messages on Viber.

  1. Download and launch Tenorshare iPhone message recovery on your computer. Connect your iPhone to the computer.
  2. When the software detect your iPhone, simply click “Start Scan” to move on.
  3. After scanning, you can select the “Viber Message” on the left side to preview your iPhone deleted Viber text messages.
  4. Select the Viber messages you want and click “Recover” to save your deleted Viber messages on your computer.

Attached: How to backup Viber text messages on iPhone

Backup is the best way to prevent iPhone Viber Chat history from loss. Meanwhile, it is not difficult to save the Viber text messages on your iPhone, just follow the steps below:

  1. Open Viber on your iPhone
  2. Go to More options in the lower right corner
  3. Choose Settings>> Calls and Messages>> Email the chat history

When the backup file is created, select the application which you want to email and send it to you or any other email.

If you are a Mac user, you also can follow the guide of recover Viber text messages from iPhone on Mac, which is same as this Windows version.

How to export bookmarks from iPhone to Mac

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This is a mayday come from Apple rumors forum. Indeed, similar situations always happen to Apple device user. In daily using for iPhone, user need to deal with various problems. The mayday from this friend is one of the example, any accidental deletion can make you annoyed. So, how to fix this problem that Sarafi bookmarks transfering from iPhone to Mac?

Fast way 1—iCloud Syncing

Apple designs its all products as a ecosystem.Users can their device conveniently! iCloud is one of the most important part in this cycle. It can help user to sync data between differe Apple products, of coure including Safari bookmark.

You can go to Settings, tap into iCloud, you can see Safari,enable syncing by draging. Then iCloud will sync your iPhone Safari bookmarks to cloud server. And the open System Preferences in your Mac computer, enable Safari sync as in iPhone. Finally, you can make your iPhone bookmarks appear in Safari on Mac computer.

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Fast way 2: Export iPhone bookmarks to Mac with iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac
is a professional tool that could help you transfer iPhone camera roll to Mac. Even the photos are deleted you still have a chance to transfer them to Mac with this tool. Step to use is quite simple.

The step to transfer iPhone safari bookmarks to Mac with iPhone Data Recovery for Mac is also easy!



Firstly, conenct your phone to computer and launch iPhone Data Recovery for Mac.

Then make the program scan your devices,after scanning you can view your safari bookmarks in iPhone.

Finally, choose the bookmark you want to save in Mac and click “Recover” to export to computer.



How to recover data from iOS 8.3 on Mac Free and professionally

A friend mailed to me to ask for help, the maid said”hey, bro! Help me, I just upgrade my iPhone to iOS 8.3.1, but I don’t know why some of my contacts numbers lost from my phone. Indeed, I just want to recover contacts from my phone on my iMac, but not all data. Do you know any ways can help me? LOL!”

Friendship-help my friend to find single data recovery ways from iOS 8.3 on Mac

Well, indeed, free iOS 8.3 data recovery on Mac is easy, but if we want to restore signle or specific data, we have to make some efforts. iTunes just will restore whole system data for devices.

Although, single data recovery for iOS is relatively trouble, we still need to know what ways can help use get back lost data from iOS 8.3. Here are some FREE ways I found for my friend

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1.Recover data from iCloud

Except for iTunes, Apple provides another cloud service for user to manage their devices’s data. iCloud can be used as cloud drive service. As long as you enble this feature in your device, you can restore data from iCloud which will back up your phone data automatically.

2.Restore from SIM care-for contacts and text messages

This way may be most effective for single contacts and messages recovery for iOS devices. SIM card also have data storage feature,we sometime will copy contacts and messages from phone to SIM card. So, you can see duplication in contacts app of iOS. Even if we wipe the device, it doesn’t matter to SIM care. Finally, it is a good way to restore single or more contacts and messages from SIM Card for iOS 8.3

More professional ways to recover single data from iOS 8.3 on Mac

Certainly, there is no free lunch in the world. Sometime those free ways may be very trouble and not so effective. In this case, we have to find other more professional ways which may cost us some.

For Example, I found two tools can recover single data from iOS 8.3 on Mac OS.

Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac is a professional iPhone Data Recovery program. It can help user to restore data from different iPhones in different iOS. Especially, with this program, you can restore single file from your iPhone. For iTunes backup, it also can extract iTunes backup file to allow you to view and restore specific data.

There is free trial version of this program. Next, you can follow the 1-2-3 simple steps below:

Launch Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac.Remember to connect your iPhone or iPad to the computer so as to recover lost contacts to your iOS 8.3 device.

Choose recovery mode and start scaning data.

Preview and select the lost contacts before recovery. After scanning, you can have a view at those contacts and then, choose the lost ones to recover. Click Recover to Device or Recover to PC and the whole process of iOS 8.3 single data recovery on Mac is finished.

Top 3 Ways to Recover Lost Contacts, Messages, Photos on iPhone 5

“My iPhone 5 was recently lost and it contained over 1000 my favorite photos. I never really had an urge to download them to my computer. Is there a way to recover my iPhone 5 on iTunes or anywhere on my computer? I synced the iPhone many times with this iTunes.”
“My iPhone 5s was stolen, so much important data on it! I usually sync iPhone with iTunes and I know there is a data backup on my computer, but how to recover my iPhone data?”
“Today I’m very unlucky to drop my iPhone 5 into water, and tried drying it out and everything, but it won’t work at all, so I probably have to get a new one. The problem is I lost all of my contacts and don’t know how to recover my iPhone 5 pictures, files ,contacts, notes, notes and SMS?”
Don’t worry ! iPhone 5 Data Recovery can easily save you out . It provides you with 3 different modes: Recover Data from iPhone without Backup, recover iPhone Data by extracting iTunes backup File and restore iPhone data from iCloud backup. The following specific to everyone explain the three methods.

Method 1. Recover Data from iPhone 5 without Backup

When you lost data after mistakenly deletion, iPhone crash, iOS upgrade and so on.
Step 1: Connect iPhone5 to Computer. Download an iPhone Data Recovery on your computer and connect iPhone to this computer via a USB cable.
iphone data recoveryStep 2. Start to Scan iPhone 5 for the Lost Data. It won’t take too long time.
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Step 3. Preview and select lost files. After scanning, all the files on your iPhone 5 are listed, like contacts, photos, call history, SMS and so on including deleted (in red) and existed ones. Select the files you need to recover and click “Recover”.preview and select lost files

Step 4. Recover iPhone 5 Data. Finally go to the last step. Congratulations! All you lost will come back quickly.recover iPhone 5 data

Method 2. Recover iPhone 5 Data by Extracting iTunes Backup File

Those data deleted from your iPhone 5 before you backup your device, as long as they are not overwritten.
Step 1: Select iTunes Backup File to Scan. Click on the iTunes symbol on the program’s interface. Select your iPhone 5 backup files and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting. select iTunes backupfile to scan

Step 2: Preview and Recover Lost Data. After a while, you can see all the data backed up .Select your target file type, and tick the files under this type. Then click “Recover”. preview and recover lost data
Step 3: Save Recovered Files.recover iPhone5 data

Method 3. Restore iPhone 5 Data from iCloud Backup

If your iPhone5 lost and you have backed up your iPhone data with iCloud, you can restore iPhone data from iCloud backup as well.

Step 1. Select iCoud recovery mode and log into iCloud. Click on the iCloud symbol to switch to “Recover Data from iCloud Backup File” the top iCoud recover mode

Step 2. Scan iCloud backup. Select you backup file and click “Next” to download this backup file. scan iCloud backup
Step 3. Preview and recover files from iCloud backup. Then scanning process starts, and ends after a while. Select the files you need to recover and click “Recover” to save them on your computer. preview and recover files



Refer to the article :
1.    How to Recover Deleted iPhone Text Messages including iPhone 6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4S
2.    How to Recover Deleted, Lost Photos from iPhone

How to Retrieve Deleted Voice Notes on iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S

Voice memos is the other way except notes on iPhone to record the important things, however, although this way is very convenient, it is not safe. Accidentally tap “Delete” instead of “Save”, or update your iPhone to the latest iOS 8 are may lead to voice memos loss. If you have found yourself in such a situation, read on to discover the ways for iPhone voice memo recovery

iPhone Voice Memo Recovery

Generally speaking, there are two ways to undelete iPhone voice memos:

1st Method: From Backup

You can retrieve voice memos by extracting the previous iTunes or iCloud backup file. First of all, be sure you have synced your iPhone with iTunes or iCloud has backed up the data, and don’t sync your iPhone before get back voice memos.

You can follow Apple official guide to restore voice memos from backup or use an iPhone backup extractor.  Please note that, if you follow the first method, all the data on your current iPhone will be deleted, and you must have an iPhone in hand. Therefore, we suggest you to regain voice memos with the iPhone backup extractor which will extract data from iPhone and save computer.

2nd Method: From iPhone

If you have no backup files, you should meet iPhone data recovery tool. Any iPhone Data Recovery program is professional application that can help you recover deleted voice memos without backup, extract iPhone data from iTunes backup and iCloud backup, which also works as  great iPhone backup extractor. It works well with all the iPhone models including the iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5.

Now let’s check the detailed steps to retrieve iPhone voice memos no backup:

Step-1: Feel free to download iPhone voice memo recovery tool and install it. Connect iPhone to the PC and run the program. Your iPhone will be detected by this program automatically.

Step-2: Stay on the mode “Recover Data from iOS Device” and click “Start Scan” to scan all the data in iPhone.

Step-3: When finishing Scanning, it will list all the iPhone data in well-organized categories on the left. Select “Voice Memos” category to preview iPhone voice memos.

Step-4: In the end, mark those voice notes you want and click “Recover” button and choose a folder to save the recovered memos on computer.

To extract voice memos from iTunes and iCloud backup, please select the mode of “Recover Data from iTunes backup file” and “Recover Data from iCloud backup file”, and then follow the guide to perform iPhone voice memos recovery.

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Data from iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Both iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have many improvements than the older version like bigger screen but much thinner, better battery.  However, what haven’t changed is there is still no rubbish like computer on iPhone where the deleted files can be restore directly. And it should be never has, even the iPhone 7 launch. That’s mean we can’t avoid iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus data lost too. Therefore, in this article, let’s discuss how to recover lost or deleted data on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus.

iPhone 6, 6 plus data recovery

Here you may want to ask, why I put iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus together to discuss this problems.  Well, although there are some hardware differences between 6 and 6 Plus but they run on the same iOS 8, and the data is part of software that we can use the same way for iPhone 6 plus data recovery.

Part 1: Retrieve iPhone 6, 6 Plus Data without Backup

Through experience, most iPhone users didn’t backed their data up,  or the last time back up iPhone have been a long time ago.  And when you found how to recover iPhone 6 data no backup on the internet, what you can read are all recommend you using a third party software.  Yeah, no need to waste your time on finding a way without software. From the time being, data recovery program is the only way you can choose. Tenorshare is the world first released iPhone 6 Data Recovery program, and Tenorshare have done a great job on data recovery for iPhone 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, 4, 3GS for a long time.  Now let’s check out how it works.

Step 1
Download Tenorshare iPhone 6 Data Recovery app and install it on computer. Using Mac? Take a look at the best iPhone 6 data recovery software Mac.

Step 2
Run program and connect your iPhone 6 using its supplied USB cable.  Click the “iPhone” icon to select the recovery mode of “Recover Data from iOS Device”.

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Step 3
This program will automatically scan iPhone 6 after the phone was detected. When the scan is over, you are able to preview lost data before recovery.

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Step 4
Mark those data you want to recover, and click “Recover” button to save them on your computer.
That’s it.

Part 2: Recover iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Data from iTunes Backup File

Yeah, it is not hard to find that this program is also supports recover iPhone 6 files from iTunes backup from the picture of Tenorshare iPhone 6 Data Recovery software above.  The operation is similar to the steps above.
Please note that Don’t sync your iPhone 6 with iTunes before recovery or the lost files will be covered.

Part 3: Restore iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Data from iCloud Backup File

Because it will takes you a lot of time to restore iCloud backup directly that Tenorshare iPhone 6 Data Recovery also provides extract iCloud data which will save you a lot of time. And don’t worry, Tenorshare promise the security of your privacy.

Read more how to restore iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus data with iPhone 6 data recovery program.

How to Recover Data from a Water Damaged iPhone

Water damaged iPhone 5S! How to get data from it?
I dropped my iPhone 5S into water. I left it for two days to dry out but it still couldn’t turn on. I have over 500 photos on it, though I have backed up my photos with iTunes, I can’t restore data back to my iPhone. I am wonder if there is a way to recover photos from water damaged iPhone?

Maybe you would be flustered when you are in such trouble. Please calm down and learn these three things firstly:

  • Don’t build on Apple Store. Apple Store probably won’t offer you any help with it.
  • Don’t believe it if someone tell you there’s no way to retrieve your data from water damaged iPhone.
  • Don’t sync your iPhone with iTunes even the water damaged iPhone can turn on. Remember it!

I can assure you iPhone data still can be retrieved after water damaged! Then how to do it? I don’t recommend recovering data with the solutions provided by Apple. Firstly, if your iPhone won’t turn on, it is impossible to restore data back to iPhone. Secondly, the restore data will cover all the current files on iPhone. Moreover, Apple doesn’t offer any way to recover iPhone data without backup. Therefore, it is highly recommend using Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery program to retrieve data from water damaged iPhone.
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Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery is a perfect tool that it allows you to recover data with three ways, and it supports up to 16 types of file recovery including photos, contacts, text messages, notes, bookmarks, WhatsApp messages, calendar and more. Such powerful tool actually is very easy to handle for its simple UI and few operations.

Three Ways to recover data from water damaged iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4 with iPhone data recovery software

1.    Extract data from water damaged iPhone via iTunes backup file
Select the recovery mode of “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File” for iTunes data recovery, the scan and recovery are both very fast.

2.    Restore data from water damaged iPhone via iCloud backup file
Choose the recovery of “Recover Data from iCloud Backup File” to restore iPhone data from iCloud selectively. The recovered data will be saved on computer.

3.    Retrieve data from water damage iPhone without backup
If you haven’t backed up data and luckily the iPhone can be turn on and connected with computer, then the recovery mode of “Recover Data from iOS Device” is great for you.

For the detailed steps of iPhone data recovery water damage, please check out this tutorial: Recover Data from Water Damaged iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS

iPhone 5C Data Recovery-Retrieve Contacts, Photos, SMS, Notes and More on iPhone 5C

If you are iPhone 5C users, you should know how to recover data on iPhone 5C so that you do not have to worry at all you will unexpected delete or lose iPhone 5C contacts, photos, text messages, notes, WhatsApp messages, bookmarks and other files.

Generally, there are two ways for iPhone 5C data recovery:
1.    Restore iPhone data from iTunes or iCloud backup.
I believe most of who have backed up his iPhone files on iTunes or iCloud should know how to restore files from backup, yet the important point is you must make sure you have backed up the lost data in your last backup file. The detailed steps of restoring files from iTunes/iCloud can be found from Apple official site, and what I will introduce in this article is another way to extract iTunes backup file.

2.    Recover data without any backup.
It is too late to make a backup file, or you never backed up your iPhone? Relax! There still have chance to get your data back, and please note that you should stop writing any data into your iPhone until the lost data be retrieved.

So, is there a way both recover iPhone data from iTunes backup and perform iPhone 5C file recovery without backup? Yes, that’s Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery. It is excellent software that helps to easily recover all the iPhone data on Windows/Mac for iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS, and no technical knowledge is needed. Let’s check how to use it right now!

iPhone 5c data recovery

iPhone 5c data recovery

Solution 1: How to Retrieve Deleted Data iPhone 5C from iTunes Backup File

As long as you have synced your iPhone 5C with iTunes before lost files, even without iPhone, iPhone data recovery also can help you extract files from iTunes. Moreover, the recovered files will be saved on your computer.

Get back iPhone 5C data from backup in few simple steps:
Step 1: Download program on your computer and install it. Launch program and stay on the recovery mode “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File”, then you can find that all the backup files on your computer will be displayed on the program interface after. Select the one for your iPhone 5C and click “Start Scan” button.
Step 2: All the content contained in the backup file will be extracted and displayed in categories as Call history, Contacts, Photos, Notes, and Text Messages when the scanning is over. Preview the lost files by clicking the category.
Step 3: To recover lost files on iPhone, what you need is mark those files you need and click “Recover” button.

Solution 2: How to recover data on iPhone 5C no backup with iPhone Data Recovery Software

First step: Connect your iPhone with computer and select “Recover Data from iOS Device” as recovery mode. After the program has distinguished your iPhone, click “Start Scan”.
Second step: After the scanning, all data will be found and displayed in clear categories. You can preview the detailed content before recovery.
Third step: Select the files need to get back one by one or simply select “All” and recover them on your computer with clicking “Recover” button.