iTunes, as a media player, media library, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc, is used to play, download, and organize digital audio and video on personal computers running the OS X and Microsoft Windows operating systems. The iTunes Store is also available on the iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad.
As almost everybody knows, you can purchase and download music, videos, television shows, audiobooks, podcasts, movies, and ringtones, available on the iPhone and iPod Touch (fourth generation onward) through iTunes Store. Here I will introduce another useful usage of iTunes to you, that is, you can use iTunes to backup your data of iPhone/iPad/iPod, and furthermore, you can recover those data once you deleted them on your device, which is a very remarkable but overlooked feature of iTunes.
iPhone Data Recovery
, also called iTunes Data Recovery
here, is a professional recovery software, aiming at helping iOS device users to recover deleted photos, contacts, text messages from iPhone. You can get back your lost data of iPhone in just 3 steps with the help of iTunes Data Recovery software.
Download the free and trial version to have a try!
How to Recover iPhone Data from iTunes Backup Files
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer and Start Scan
Launch the data recovery for iTunes
on your computer, and you will get the interface as follows. You can see the following interface where all your data including the lost ones will be listed. Choose the suitable device and click "Start Scan
". Do not connect and sync your device with iTunes during the progress, or your iTunes backup will be updated and your previous data will be overwritten.
Step 2. Recover your iPhone data
The scan only takes you a few seconds. All the contents from the backup file will be displayed in details. You can read the content right now, you can also preview them one by one.
To recover some certain content, check the box in front of it and click the "Recover
" button, then you can save the content on your computer. You also can recover the entire data, if you have a need.
The data you find in the scan result contain those existing in the backup file and those deleted from your iPhone before you made the backup. Both of them have their own color. You can use the button on the top to separate them: Only display the deleted items.