Notes in iPhone and iPad are gradually regarded as the alternative of pen to take notes. It is convenient to write down some important events or messages you need to remember with Notes. In order to avoid losing these notes, most people choose to make backup to iTunes. But when you did this, you may also meet this problem:
“I have made a backup of my notes in iTunes, but how could I access and browse notes iTunes Backup? It neither allows me to preview them in the iTunes directly, nor in the iTunes backup folder.”
Due to the special Notes format in iTunes backup, Apple users could not preview notes in iTunes backup. If you want to browse notes in iTunes backup, you need an iTunes notes extractor to access these notes. iFonebox for Mac could help you to extract your notes in your iTunes and restore them to your Mac. Free download it to have a try.
Access and Browse Notes in iTunes Backup of iPad & iPhone
Step 1: Launch the iTunes Notes Extractor and choose Recovery Mode
Install iFonebox for Mac on your computer and run it, then you will see below interface, choose “Recover from iTunes Backup”.
Step 2: Choose iTunes Backup and Start scanning
After clicking “Recover from iTunes Backup”, this iTunes Notes Extractor will ask you to choose the iTunes backup file you need. When you finish choosing the backup file, just double click it or click “Start Scan” button to begin the scan. Tip: As long as you have backed up your iPhone or iPad to the Mac that iFonebox installed, all of the iTunes backup files could be detected and showed in the interface.
Step 3: Browse and Restore Notes
When the scanning is finished, all of files in your iTunes backup such as, photos, contacts, call history, etc could be previewed in the interface by categories. Move your mouse to “Notes” and you could preview all of the notes in your iTunes backup. Click the “Recover” button on the top right of the interface to restore these notes on your Mac.