Category Archives: Data Recovery on iPhone

How to Migrate iPhone Messages to Android/Windows

With iTunes, you can back up and restore iOS system easily. However, you can do nothing if you want to pick up some file from the backup but not the whole backup file? This is one of the biggest iTunes imperfections. Here I will show you how to migrate iPhone contacts to other devices such as messages, contacts or other type files.

Related: iTunes Won’t Transfer Music to iPhone: Top 7 Solutions to Fix

Solution 1: Send messages to Android devices

Open “Message” app, hold on the message you needed and multiselect others, then tap on the “Forward” icon in left right corner, you can send it to other Android devices.

Solution 2: Extract Messages to Excel on iPhone

1. Download UltData and install it into your computer.

2. Launch UltData and connect your device to computer via USB cable.

3. If the messages remain in your iPhone, just choose “Recover Data from iOS Device” and the file type that you need. Here we follow the default settings to select all data type.
choose file type to scan

4. Wait for the scanning procedure complete, here I need to input the iTunes backup password for I have set it before, you will see all file type in your iPhone.

5. Choose “Messages” from left window, all messages will list out as contacts, choose the messages you need, then click on “Export”, it will save to excel document.
preview and export messages

Solution 3: Extract Messages from iTunes Backup

Sometimes, we may delete the message, you can also check iTunes backup to see if you can find anything you need. Here choose “Recovery from iTunes Backups”, with the same operation in Solution 2, you can easily extract your message and manage/sent it with convenience.

Solution 4: Extract Data from iCloud Backup

If you have enabled “iCloud Backup” in iPhone, here you can choose “Recover from iCould Backup” to check if you can find some message in iCloud.
Login your iCloud account, UltData will automatically help you download the backup, and then scan it for every type of messages. Just follow the same step in “Step 2”, you can export messages.
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How to Recover Disappeared Contacts from iPhone 6s

“My contacts disappeared from iPhone 6s after iOS 9.2 update. I can check all contacts are in my iCloud at iCloud.com, but not appear in my iPhone 6s. How can I get them back?”

As far as I know Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery is the most professional tool in the word to recover lost contacts, notes, photos, sms and more from iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S . Even if you lost iPhone 6s contacts after iOS 9.2 upgrade or iOS 9.2 update failing, you can try the below 3 ways to retrieve lost iPhone 6s contacts after download Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery to your computer.

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Way 1: Recover lost iPhone contacts directly from iPhone

If you have not backup files, you can try this way.
Connect your iPhone to your computer and start this iPhone data restore software to scan iPhone.
1. All data including both existing and deleted are displayed. Preview the contacts you want to back up or recover.
2. Click “Recover” to save to computer.

Way 2: Recover iPhone contacts from iTunes Backup

1. Select “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File”. You will see all youriTunes backup contacts.
2. Select your iPhone 6s backup contacts and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting.
3. After scanning, you can preview all you lost data(contacts, notes, sms, photos, videos, and more). Select the lost contacts you need, click “Recover”. Then, save the recovered iPhone contacts.

Way 3: Recover iPhone contacts from iCloud backup

If your iPhone 6s became inaccessible after iOS 9.2 update failing, you can extract data from iCloud backup.
1. Select “Recover lost data from iCloud backup” and login iCloud account.
2. Select the backup contacts you need and click “Next”.
3. Preview and select you need and click “Recover” to save them on PC.

Hope one of the 3 ways above can help you recover disappeared contacts from iPhone 6s! And if you want to recover lost iPhone 6s contacts on mac, you can click this link !

Read more:

Why your iPhone contacts disappeared from 6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S?

1. Most people deleted contacts on iPhone by pressing wrong buttons.
2. Lost iPhone contacts after recovery-mode restore.
3. Update or downgrade to lower version could erase contacts from iPhone.
4 .Jailbreak failure or improper operations during jailbreak can cause contacts loss.
5. iPhone is inaccessible because of black screen, system error, locked screen (forgot password), or stuck in recovery mode, blue screen of death, etc.
6. iPhone is crashed, smashed, broken, water damaged, lost or stolen.

 

How to Recover Photos from a Disabled iPhone 6

 “My iPhone 6 was recently disabled and it contained many my favorite photos. I never really had an urge to download them to my computer. Is there a way to recover my iPhone 6 lost photos on iTunes or anywhere on my computer? I synced the iPhone 6 many times with this iTunes.”

Don’t worry! iPhone 6 Data Recovery can easily save you out . It provides you with 3 different modes to help you recover photos from a disabled iPhone 6: Recover photos from iPhone 6 without backup; Recover iPhone 6 photos by extracting iTunes backup file and restore iPhone photos from iCloud backup. The following specific to everyone explain the three ways.

Way 1. Recover Photos from iPhone 6 without Backup

When you lost photos after mistakenly deletion, iPhone 6 crash, iOS upgrade and so on.
Step 1  Connect iPhone 6 to Computer. Download iPhone 6 Data Recovery on your computer and connect iPhone 6 to this computer via a USB cable.
Step 2  Start to scan iPhone 6 for the lost photos. It won’t take too long time.
Step 3 Preview and select lost files. After scanning, all the files on your iPhone 6 are listed, like contacts, photos, call history, SMS and so on including deleted and existed ones. Select the files you need to recover and click “Recover”.
Step 4  Recover iPhone 6 photos. Finally go to the last step. All you lost will come back quickly.

recover photos from a disabled iphone 6

Way 2. Recover iPhone 6 photos by Extracting iTunes Backup File

Those photos deleted from your iPhone 6 before you backup your device, as long as they are not overwritten.
Step 1 Click on the iTunes symbol on the program’s interface. Select your iPhone 6 backup files and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting.
Step 2 Preview and recover lost photos. 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”.
Step 3 Save recovered files.

recover lost photos from iphone 6

Way 3. Restore iPhone 6 photos from iCloud Backup

If your iPhone 6 lost and you have backed up your iPhone photos with iCloud, you can restore iPhone 6 photos 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 menu.
Step 2  Scan iCloud backup. Select you backup file and click “Next” to download this backup file.
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.
 iPhone 6 lost photos
Hope the 3 ways above can give you help to recover lost photos from iPhone 6! And if you want to remove unnecessary data from iPhone, you can use Tenorshare iPhone Care Pro to help you!

How to Restore iPhone 6 Stuck in Recovery Mode

“How can I restore my iPhone 6 which is stuck in recovery mode after iOS 9.2 upgrade?”

“When I try to restore my iPhone 6 data form iTunes backup, but the device suddenly stuck in iTunes logo, somebody know how to restore data from an iPhone 6 stuck in recovery mode?”

To restore iPhone 6 stuck in recovery mode, you need to get your iPhone 6 out of recovery mode first, then try to restore the iPhone from iTunes, iCloud backup or directly restore the lost/deleted data from the device.

How to Fix iPhone 6 Stuck in Recovery Mode

How to get iPhone 6 out of recovery modeFor the situation mentioned above, a third-party tool is needed to exit recovery mode on your iPhone 6/6s, here a Tenorshare Reiboot which only has two button “Enter Recovery Mode” and “Exit Recovery Mode”, it means that with this free software, you can fix iPhone 6 stuck in recovery mode with one click.

After install Tenorshare Reiboot on your computer, launch the software and connect your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6s to the computer, when the software recognize your iPhone, you can see a “Exit Recovery Mode” button on the right, simply click on this button and wait for about 20 seconds, then your iPhone 6 will be got out of recovery mode.

How to Restore iPhone 6 after Exit Recovery Mode

Restore iPhone 6 after Exit Recovery ModeAfter exit recovery mode, you can restore your iPhone 6 with three methods:

Method 1: Restore iPhone 6 data from iTunes backup. You still can restore iPhone 6 from iTunes backup. Only need to click on the ”Restore From Backup” button on the iTunes when connect your iPhone to the computer.

Method 2: Restore iPhone 6 data from iCloud backup. Tap “setting”>>”General”>>”reset”, then Select “Erase All Content and Settings”, after the restart, enter the iCloud account and password and tap”Restore from iCloud Backup”.

Method 3: Restore data directly from your iPhone 6/6 Plus. If you don’t have any backup on iTunes or iCloud, or you are afraid of stuck in recovery mode again(although it is easy to quit), you also can restore the lost or deleted data directly from iPhone 6 with an iPhone Data Recovery Software. Which can scan your iPhone 6 and recover the lost data selectively.

Now you have restored your iPhone 6 stuck in recovery mode, the methods is easy-to-use and completely for free, so if your iPhone 6 stuck in recovery mode(including stuck in white Apple logo, iTunes logo) and want to restore it, just have a try!

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone 6/6 Plus

“My iPhone 6 contacts are all gone suddenly, is there any constructive solution to get my lost contacts back?”

– A User from Yahoo Answers

There are many reasons may cause contacts on your iPhone 6/6 Plus deleted, for example, iOS 9/8/7 update, accidentally deleted, factory reset and so on. This is a troubling thing when you delete or lose iPhone contacts and you don’t have any backup.

If you suddenly meet this problem on your iPhone 6 Plus/6, do you know how to recover deleted contact from iPhone? Don’t worry, here we provide a way to recover your iPhone 6 deleted contacts even if you don’t backup your iPhone at all.

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First, introduce an iPhone Data Recovery software to you, Tenorshare iPhone recovery is an easy-to-use and efficient program to recover lost or deleted data on iPhone. So you can retrieve the deleted contacts on your iPhone 6 Plus/6 with this software. Detailed contacts info like contact name, phone number, contact type and so on. Except for contacts, the software also can help you to get your iPhone messages, photos, notes and more other data back.

How to Recover iPhone Deleted Contacts With Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery

As we know that the data recovery software can recover lost data from iPhone without backup, we also need to know how to use it, please follow the guide below:

  • Step 1: Install and launch the Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery
  • Step 2: Connect your iPhone 6/6 Plus to computer(in this step, you need to tap “Trust” on your iPhone)
  • Step 3: When the computer recognized your iPhone, click “Start scan” button
  • Step 4: Select “Contacts” when the scan is done, and you can preview your deleted contacts
  • Step 5: Choose the contact you want and click “Recover” button to recover the lost data

Once you recover the deleted contacts on your computer, you can transfer those data to your iPhone 6 immediately.

Now you must know how to recover deleted contacts on iPhone 6 Plus without backup. Actually, the software also can recover lost data from iTunes or iCloud. It is the best all-in-one data recovery software and you can not ignore.

How do I Recover Lost Contacts after iPhone Factory Reset

“About two hours ago, I tried to restore my iPhone to factory reset because it stuck in recovery mode. But it made me lost all the data including my contacts on the machine. This is a nightmare! I don’t have any backup before. And I want to know can I recover iPhone lost contacts after factory reset and how can I do it?”

Restore iPhone to factory settings can be a very helpful troubleshooting technique for some persistent iOS based software problems, but it will also generate another problem, iPhone factory reset will delete all your data and content from your device, including some important data such as contacts.

So the problem is how to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset.

Get Contacts Back after iPhone Factory Reset

Because there is no backup in anywhere, so we can only recover the lost data directly from iPhone. Fortunately, there are many third-party data recovery software can do it. For example, Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery can easily get your lost data back. In addition, if you have some other problem such as you need to reset iPhone without passcode you also can try iPhone Care Pro.

Steps to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5/4S/4 to computer

Run Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery and connect your iPhone to computer, then the software can recognized your iPhone, click “Start Scan” under the option of “Recover Data from iOS Device”.

Step 2. Scan iPhone to find all the existing and lost data

After click the “Start Scan” button, you need to wait for a few minutes, and the existing and lost data are on the program listed according to category, you can choose the “Contacts” item on the left to preview all your lost contacts.

Step 3. Recover lost contacts from iPhone

Mark those contacts you want while previewing and click “Recover” button to export them to your computer. Then specify a folder to save them.

Now, all the lost contacts after factory reset are recovered. You can export those contacts to your iPhone.

How to restore missing iPhone WhatsApp contacts quickly

Many user face to iPhone WhatsApp contacts missing in different situations. In daily using, user may find their WhatsApp contacts lost when they update iOS, do factory resetting. And device crash also can make all of data in your iPhone lost. Even some user can’t get back iPhone WhatsApp contacts after reinstalling WhatsApp.

Quick ways for iPhone Missing WhatsApp contacts recovery

To restore lost iPhone WhatsApp contacs, generally there are two guides can help you.

1.Follow the tutorial from official providing

When you lost any WhatsApp data from iPhone and search recovery ways on the Internet, you can see the official tutorial will come to first. It is convenient way to restore lost WhatsApp contacts from iPhone via reinstalling app. WhatsApp will back up your contacts, chat messages and media files for 7 days in cloud server. As long as you do restoring when this app resinstall to your iPhone, they will be back to your phone. Besides, iPhone can use iCloud to get back lost WhatsApp contacts, as long as you have enabled WhatsApp syncing in iCound of iPhone Settings.

 

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When you have no backup, professional tool for WhatsApp data recovery can help you

However, as I said at the beginnning, some user found that although they reinstall whatsApp in their iPhone, contacts and chat messages still can’t be restored. In this case, I am afraid that it is necessary to use the 3rd-party recovery program to get back lost iPhone WhatsApp data.

Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery is a professional program to recover data including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, call history, Facebook messages, and WhatsApp data from iPhone 6/6 Plus/5S/5C.

Lost Contacts on iPhone? Causes and Avoidance!

My friend Roger, who is a businessman, said “Very annoyed with iPhone, I always don’t know when I would lose my contacts, and I’m afraid that I would lose some important business associate.”

Yeah, we can’t predict the iPhone contacts when and how to lose, however, we can avoid the operations may lead to contacts gone as possible.  Here I will list all the iPhone contacts missing reasons and the possible avoidances.

lost contacts on iphone

Top 1: Delete

Accidentally deleted contacts is the most common situation, the contacts may deleted by yourself or others, and even deleted by iPhone with unknown reasons.

Method: Before you tap the delete icon to remove contacts, please think twice. Backup iPhone contacts are a great way to prevent contacts lost.

Top 2: iOS Upgrade/Downgrade

Update iPhone to iOS 8/iOS 7 or downgrade also easy lead to contacts loss. Can’t believe? You can pay attention to the person who uses iPhone on Twitter. I have seen so many people complain that they lost contacts thanks to the iOS 8 upgrade.

Method: Follow this Twitter http://twitter.com/DataRecoveryiOS and you can get the latest solutions for iOS 8 lost contact recovery.

Top 3: Factory Restore

The reasons we factory reset iPhone most because we want to wipe all the data or some error occurred that we have to restore iPhone back to normal.

Method: Factory restore is the most complete way to delete iPhone contacts. But we still able to get them back. Please follow this instruction: recover iPhone contacts after restore.

Top 4: iPhone Broken, Water Damaged

Once your iPhone broken screen or water damaged, your contacts lost most because you can’t turn on your iPhone that you want to get back files, or the repair operation may result contacts loss.

Method:   If your iPhone still can turn on, recover data from iPhone without is possible. Otherwise, you just can regain contacts through iTunes or iCloud.

Top 5: iPhone Lost or Stolen

This situation also happens frequently especially when you got a new iPhone.  It’s difficult to track lost iPhone even you have enabled “Find My iPhone”.

Method: Since iPhone can’t be got back, now you just want to find lost data, is it possible? Yes! As long as you have backed up contacts on iTunes or iCloud, you still able to retrieve contacts with the help of iPhone backup extractor.

 Top 6: iOS Jailbreak

Now less and less people like to jailbreak iPhone because the new iOS 8 system can give most of permission they need and jailbreak is not safe. Yet, still parts of people want to get more. Before you jailbreak, you can learn that backup iPhone data is necessary because the jailbreak may bring data loss.

Method: Tenorshare iPhone data recovery tool is able to get back contacts lost during jailbreak even you neither have iTunes backup file nor iCloud backup file.

Top 7: Sync

In order to keep the contact safe, you sync iPhone with iTunes to make a backup, however, contacts lost after the sync!

Method: Find an easy and safe way to backup iPhone contacts, read more!

Top 8: iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode/Apple Logo

You adopt the way of restoring iPhone to fix iPhone stuck in recovery mode or Apple logo, there’s no doubt your contacts missing.

Method: Try a safe way like use ReiBoot to get iPhone out of recovery mode, Apple logo without data losing.

Takeaway:

Lost contacts on iPhone is not frightful, no matter how your iPhone contacts disappear, they can back to you, according to Any Data Recovery!

The best 2014 Black Friday Data Recovery Software Deals We’ve Seen So Far

Black Friday 2014 is two days later! You should have prepared for a long time which things to buy such as smartphone, clothes, food etc. and so many Black Friday sales you may miss some good deals like data recovery software.

First all of, let me announce the best Black Friday 2014 data recovery deal:
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I guess now you should are wondering why you need this deal and why this deal is the best.

First, it will be a great gift if you cherish your data like files on computer/Mac, or iPhone/Android phone data. We can’t control the data won’t lose forever, but once it lost or deleted, we can rescue those lost contacts, photos, text messages and more files with the help of data recovery software easily and quickly.

Second, you should also found some Black Friday sales of data recovery on the internet and maybe they offer a bigger discount, however, it is waste your money if you buy bad software although it has a lower price. Tenorshare owns the best data recovery technique which will help you get back lost data easily, quickly and safely, and the price is reasonable. That’s why Tenorshare sale is the Black Friday 2014 best buy!

According to Tenorshare, some of the most popular Black Friday deals are:

* iPhone Data Recovery (Support all the iPhone models including the new iPhone 6 +/6)
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* iPod Data Recovery
* Android Data Recovery
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Lost Contacts on iPhone 6 Plus/6? Three Ways to Restore Contacts on iPhone 6!

Done the new iPhone 6 update and lost all your contacts and everything? Well, that’s not strange. And as an old iPhone user, you should have known iPhone contact recovery knowledge more or less. But for the newest iPhone 6 Plus/6, is there any difference with the old iPhone on file recovery? Generally speaking, if you want to restore data from backup file (iTunes or iCloud), the old ways still suitable, what if yet haven’t any backup file, then you have better to choose a professional iPhone 6 contact recovery software.

Prompt: the operations in the following are the common reasons lead to iPhone 6 contacts lost, of course, you can skip these if you don’t care.
-iOS 8 lost contacts: iOS 8.0.1, iOS 8.0.2, iOS 8.1 or higher versions update.
-iOS jailbreak
-Accidentally deleted
-Factory restore iPhone 6
-iPhone won’t turn on (Water damaged, broken)
-Had iPhone 6 stolen, lost and more.

Back to our topic, as we mentioned above, professional iPhone 6 data recovery software is the key to recover lost contacts from iPhone 6.  Tenorshare iPhone 6 Data Recovery application is the world’s first program supports iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6. Moreover, it is the only software special for iPhone 6. I have tested this tool on my iPhone 6 Plus and my wife’s iPhone 6, all worked perfect!

Above all, download Tenorshare iPhone 6 data recovery software for Windows or iPhone 6 data recovery for Mac and install it.

Screenshot of the main interface (Windows version)
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The First Way: Recover iPhone 6 Contacts without Backup

Don’t give up even you haven’t backed contacts on iTunes or iCloud.

Following these steps:
Run iPhone 6 data recovery software and click the phone icon to choose recover data from iOS device. Then connect your iPhone with PC. When the scan is over, preview lost contacts by clicking Contacts list on the left. Select those contacts you want one by one, or those deleted contacts, even check all, and then click on “Recover” button to save them on computer.

NOTE: Recover your lost contacts from iPhone 6 no backup as quickly as possible!

The Second Way:  Extract iPhone 6 Contacts  from iTunes Backup

I’m glad to hear that you have backed contacts on iTunes before lost it, that’s mean your lost data can be recovered 100%! Likewise, don’t sync your iPhone to computer until get back all the lost contacts.

To extract iPhone 6 contacts, you should do that:
1.    Download and install program on the PC has your iTunes backup.
2.    Switch to iTunes backup restore mode, then click on the backup file name need to restore contacts, and click Start Scan button.
3.    The scan process just in seconds. Then what you can do is to mark contacts and save them to PC.

The Third Way: Restore Contacts on iPhone 6 via iCloud Backup

Yeah, this program also helps you restore iPhone 6 data from iCloud. And now just two or three software supports iCloud restore. Personally, Tenorshare does the best. And friends, don’t be afraid your privacy will reveal. This tool won’t record your data!

Switch to recover data from iCloud recover mode and enter your iCloud username and password, and choose the iCloud backup file to download. After the download finish, all your files on iCloud backup will be scanned and listed. Choose contacts and click “Recover” button.

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