Accidental data loss has been the biggest trouble plaguing each iOS updating, and iOS 9 is no exception. Chances are, however, most iOS device users will rush for the downloading and installation the moment the iOS 9
is publically available, only to end up with data loss after the iOS 9 update tragically. Is it possible to recover the iOS 9 lost data, as many people wonder?
Recovering iOS 9 lost data is possible, because you can restore the lost data from iTunes backup
as long as you have enabled the automatic backing up through iTunes. There is such hidden hazard if you choose to recover iOS 9 lost data directly through iTunes backup file as data overwriting and permanent erasing. The most secure way to recover iOS 9 lost data is to recover the data to computer, for example, the Mac computer. In this way, you can not only recover the iOS 9 lost data but also transfer the recovered data to Mac computer for alternative backup.
iFonebox, as the most professional iOS data recovering software can help you to recove data lost due to iOS 9 from iTunes backup file and transferring to Mac. iFonebox also allows selectively recovering certain data such as Contacts, Notes, Messages, Reminders, and Voice Memos etc.
You can download a free trial version to have a try at the beginning and then decide whether to pay for the license of the full version to virtually recover the lost data caused by iOS 9 update to Mac computer without any loss.
Now I am going to demonstrate how to recover the iOS 9 lost data from iTunes backup file and avoid the data overwriting risk at the same time. The prerequisite is that you have synced your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to iTunes and created an iTunes backup file.
Step 1: Install iFonebox and Select iTunes Backup File
Install the full version of iFonebox and start it up. Choose the recovery mode of “Recover from iTunes Backup” and the interface listing different iTunes backup file will be presented. Select an iTunes backup file from which you want to recover the lost data. \
Note: Please choose the right version to download and install according to what kind of computer you are using. If you cannot find the iTunes backup file, please hit the bottom button “Select more” to relocate your iTunes backup file from your computer elsewhere. And the first thing you have to make sure is that you did sync your iPhone,iPad or iPod Touch to this Mac computer you are running iFonebox on.
Step 2: Choose Data Category to Recover
Click on the related icon for the data category that you want to recover. In this way, you can recover certain data lost due to iOS 9 update selectively. If you want to export all the data supported by iFonebox, please check “Recover All” at upper right.
Step 3: Recover and Preview
It needs some time to scan and analyze your data included in backup file, please wait patiently. After the data has been extracted, please take a preview and decide which items you want to recover and transfer to your computer. If you want get back the deleted items only, check the box “Only display the deleted items” and hit “Recover to Mac”.