"I deleted my video by mistake from my iPad. Unfortunately, I don't have a backup. My friend advised me to mount the iPad as a drive using explorer in Windows and Mountain Lion. I tried, but I failed. Is there any other way to restore my file?"
It's inevitable for iPad/iPhone users to mistakenly delete videos, photos, notes, etc. due to different reasons. Therefore, to figure out how to undelete data from these devices becomes urgent. When you encounter this problem, do not worry because there are three ways for you to get them back: recover from iTunes/iCloud backup
, or undelete from iPad itself. The difference is that you need to have an iTunes backup on your computer when you adopt the first way.
Three ways to undelete iPad video
. The prerequisite is an iPad Video Recovery
tool: iPad Data Recovery
(Mac) or iPad Data Recovery
(Windows). Both programs allow you to directly scan your iPad to undelete video on it, and extract iTunes backup on your computer to get video out of it. The program won't do harm to your device or iTunes backup file. iPad Data Recovery makes it easy to recover your video files in nearly any format to play on your iPad.
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Note: For iPad 1 users, even if you don't have an iTunes backup, both versions can help to undelete video directly from iPad 1.
For iPad 2/3/4 and iPad Pro/Air/mini users, you can undelete video via iTunes backup if you have synced your device to iTunes or made a backup.
Let's try how to undelete iPad video with iPad Data Recovery
(Windows) in steps. Mac users also can take a similar way.
Tutorial 1: How to Recover Videos from iPad Directly
Step 1. Select recovery mode
Install and run the program on your computer and the program will show you two recovery modes:"Recover from iOS device"
and "Recover from iTunes backup file"
, "Recover from iCloud backup file
". According to the type of your iPad, select one recovery mode. Here is to Recover from iOS Device is for iPad 1.
Recover from iTunes Backup File is for all iPads.
Step 2. Scan your iPad or extract the iTunes backup file
Recover from iTunes Backup File: Here you'll see all iTunes backup files for your iOS devices. Choose the one for your iPad and click "Start Scan"
to extract it. If there is more than one, choose the one with the latest date.
Recover from iOS Device: You need to connect your iPad to your computer first, and don't run iTunes. Then follow the above 3-step instruction to enter device scanning mode and directly undelete photos from iPad. From the following steps:
1. Hold your iPad and click "Start"
2. Pressing "Power"
buttons simultaneously for 10 seconds. The software will count down for you.
3. After 10 seconds, release "Power"
button, but keep holding "Home" for another 10 seconds
4. After another 10 seconds, you'll be informed that you've successfully entered the system and you can release the Home button now. At the same time, the program will begin scanning your iPad for lost data.
Step 3. Preview & Undelete video from iPad
After scanning, you can preview all the contents that the program's found and listed in categories. Actually, you can preview all data in it, except the video. It doesn't matter. You can watch them after saving them on your computer. Mark those you want and click "Recover".
That's all the steps.
Tutorial 2: How to Recover iPad Videos from iTunes
Step 1. Choose iTunes backup and scan it
Choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File"
option, when launching the program on your computer. Then, you'll get the interface below. Choose the latest iTunes backup of your iPhone, and click "Start Scan"
Step 2. Restore deleted iPhone videos
Being scanned, all founded data are in order. You should preview carefully to choose those you want and click "Recover"
to save them on your computer.
Tutorial 3: How to Recover iPad Videos from iCloud
Step 1.Install the program and sign your private iCloud account
First of all, run the program and choose "Recover from iCloud Backup File
" option, and sign in your iCloud account after all the preparation.
Step 2.Download and export your iCloud backup
After entering the program, you are provided the backup files of your iCloud backup account automatically. Choose any data you want to recover by clicking "Download
" button. The whole progress of downloading depends on the amount of your data.
When it's complete, click the same button to start extracting, and you'll get a interface as below.
Step 3.Preview and restore videos from iCloud
You can take a preview of the data you get after the scanning, such as contacts, photos, messages, notes, videos, etc. You can choose any data that you'd like to restore by ticking it.
: If you want to import recovered photos back to your iPhone, you can use iOS Data Recovery as well, which allows you to do it in a few seconds.
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