I accidentally deleted my album screenshots on my iPhone thinking they would remain on my i cloud.. However when i went to i cloud the photos were also gone. How can i get them back? iPhone 6 Plus, iOS 9.1
Usually, it is a headache thing when photos are deleted accidentally from your iPhone. Photos record most of the memorable thing in your daily life. So it is a good habit for you to back up those photos from iPhone timely. Once those photos are deleted, it is quite hard for you to retrieve them, different from text data like contacts
. So is there any chance to get back lost photos from iPhone once deleted? Keep reading.
As I have said it is difficult to retrieve those deleted photos from your iPhone, however, if you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for them, questions are overcome. You can choose to restore the whole iTunes or iCloud backup to your iPhone for the deleted photos. Yet you need to realize that once you restore the whole backup, the existing data from your iPhone will be erased by the backup. That's why you need iFonebox to extract those photos selectively from your iTunes
or iCloud backup.
As the best iPhone data recovery, iFonebox
enables you to recover deleted data like contacts, notes, messages, WeChat messages
and more from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Besides, iFonebox is able to extract and restore lost data like photos from your iTunes or iCloud backup selectively without erasing any data from your iPhone. So cool.
There is no doubt that the first thing is to download and install iFonebox on your computer. Two versions are available: Windows version and Mac version. Just choose once according to your computer model.
How to retrieve deleted photos from iTunes backup on iPhone 6 Plus?
You can refer to the simple steps listed as following. Here, I will mainly focus on steps to retrieve lost photos from iTunes backup. Take iFonebox for Windows computer as example.
Step 1. Run iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup mode.
All iTunes backup files will be detected by iFonebox, so just pick out one containing your lost photos to scan. Click Select button to go.
Step 2. Scan photos from selected iTunes backup.
Click on Photos item to start the scanning process.
Step 3. Preview and select deleted photos to retrieve.
After scanning, it's your turn to select all deleted photos and then, click Recover to PC button to transfer all photos to your computer. If you need to retrieve those deleted photos back to your iPhone again, read this article: Tips to transfer photos from computer back to iPhone for free
That's all. Now under the help with iFonebox, you have retrieved all lost photos for iPhone 6 Plus. Also, if you store those deleted photos with iCloud, just choose Recover from iCloud Backup mode to get back all lost photos.