Is It Possible To Retrieve Lost Messages Without Backup?

Can I retrieve lost data from an old iPhone 5s device I still have in my possession? I have heard there is software available to recall lost messages that never backed up but may still be on the device. Is this possible?

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Losing important text messages can be an expensive and painful lesson to learn and remember. Your lost data would be recovered from a backup if you’ve synced your device to iTunes or iCloud before. But if you don’t have any backup file, things will become much harder. Are you wondering if there was any software that allow you to retrieve lost messages without backup? Surely, it can be done if you turn to a powerful iOS data recovery software for help.

iFonebox is designed to help iOS users to restore as many as 17 types of dada including contacts, notes, call records, safari bookmarks, reminders, calendar events, QQ messages, WeChat messages, WhatsApp conversations, etc. The following are some of the features that make it your go to solution for data loss:

  • It’s highly effective and very easy to use
  • Apply to almost all kinds of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
  • It allows you to selectively recover data thanks to its preview function
  • Your data can be separately transferred from an iPhone to the computer
  • It is also ideal for the recovery of data from both iTunes and iCloud Backup files

The program is capable of scanning and extracting missing data from your device, After the scanning, all the recoverable will be invisible. It guarantees that you can only undelete missing text messages and that none of the other data on your device will be damaged in the recovery process. At the same time, note that the longer you wait the worse the problems become. Because the deleted texts were easily be erased by newly ones randomly. So the earlier you scan the data on the iPhone, the more data you can get them back.

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, next I will show you how to regain disappeared texts if no backup.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Messages” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Back up data

After the scan completes, a list of texts will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want to back up and click the “Recover to pc”.

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How To Retrieve Lost Contacts If No Backup?

I lost my contacts while updating IPhone 7 Plus. And also deleted from iCloud, Mail backups. How can I get back the contacts. I don’t suppose there is any way of retrieving them. It’s been playing on my mind ever since, any help would be appreciated! Thank you!

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Increasing iPhone users are used to adding contacts when they meet new people, losing important contacts could cause huge inconvenience for them. Generally, your contacts on iPhone might be lost for a lot of reasons such as deleted by mistake, lost during iOS update, changing phone or just disappear for no obvious reason. Some users don’t have backup for contacts, someone may told them if no backup, they may lose them forever. The fact is, you cannot retrieve them unless they are somewhere to be retrieved from. iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software that can help you directly retrieve lost contacts from your device even if no backup.

The iPhone data recovery expert has some powerful features as below:

  • Provides 3 working modes to help you recover your notes with higher probability: recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup, recover from iCloud backup
  • Up to 17 kinds of data can be recovered like notes, messages, call records, reminders, calendar events, WeChat data, WhatsApp data
  • The preview function allows you to see all the recoverable data
  • Regain vanished contacts selectively without losing any existing data
  • Work well with the latest iOS 11.4 beta and almost all kinds of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Since data loss happens all the time and then and annoys users, it’s necessary to always do backup before anything happens. With the help of iFonebox, you can choose some of your needed data to back up. Compared with iTunes and iCloud, it’s much easier to use and can save you a lot of time. Furthermore, you can read the backed up data on your PC or Mac at any time.

Before we start the instructions to get the missing contacts back, it’s necessary to download the program to your computer. There are two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to install the suitable version for your computer.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Photos” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Recover data

Now you can recover the data you want from backup. Choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc”.

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How To Move Documents From iCloud Backup To Computer?

I recently decided to use iCloud to store my documents. I want to download pictures from an earlier iCloud backup to my computer, can you instruct me how to do this please? I would like to download the iPhone backup data, and then delete it, so there will be more room for pics. Anyone can help? Thanks in advance!

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Many iOS users should had encounter that kind of issues but the vast majority of them cannot figure it out. Apple provides us the only way to get access to backup file is to operate a completely restoration with an iOS device. But I have to point that it enquires you to erase all the existing data and settings on your device first. This seems to be the opposite of what one should expect. Fortunately, there is a simple solution that can help you work it through.

iFonebox is a professional iOS backup extractor/recovery program which can help you easily move documents from iCloud to computer. With its preview function, you’re allowed to view up to 17 kinds of data from that backup, like photos, contacts, notes, messages, call records, safari history, videos, voice memos, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc. Let’s take a brief look at some other features of the software:

  • Three powerful recovery modes: recover form iOS device, recover from iTunes backup, recover from iCloud backup
  • It’s very easy to use and protect your personal information well
  • Selectively recovery instead of restoring the whole backup file
  • It’s highly effective and won’t cost you much time
  • You’re allowed to extract data from iCloud to computer without an iOS device

It is one of the best software available and fully compatible with both Windows and Mac systems. It’s necessary for you to download the suitable version for your computer. Next we will show you the detailed instructions to help you easily download information from iCloud to desktop.

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Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID

Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

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Step two: Download data from iCloud backup

After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. You can select all to download.

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Step three: Scan data

Take photos for example, click on “Photos” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and download data

Now you can select the pictures you want and click “Recover to pc”, then the instruction is accomplished.

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How To Restore Texts From iTunes Backup Without Losing Data?

Hello! I’ve searched but cannot find an answer to this situation. I backed up my iPhone 8 to my Windows computer. Question is, how do I restore my iPhone from a backup without losing current data? How can you extract data (specifically text messages) of a previous backup? Thanks in advance!

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Messages are a part of the backup, as we all know, if you’re going to download them, you need to restore it as a new device as previously instructed. Besides, the backup is always very large, your operating system may will not let the backup take place. So is it possible to restore texts from iTunes backup without losing data? Definitely yes! It won’t be a difficult task if you turn to iFonebox for help. With the powerful application, you are able to move any texts from backup file to your iOS device manually without having to restore.

iFonebox is an all in one software that combines recovery and data transfer witch can help you restore/back up as many as 17 kinds of data like contacts, notes, call records, reminders, calendar events, photos, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc. The following you can see some other features of the program:

  • Very easy to use and highly effective
  • Suitable for almost all types of iOS versions, the latest iOS 11.3 included
  • The preview function allows you to see all the recoverable data
  • It’s completely safe and protect your personal information well
  • Get data back from backup selectively without any data loss

Furthermore, it’s a professional recovery tool due to its high recovery rate. It’s capable of detecting into your device directly and extracting the missing data. It is within the realm of possibility, but not necessarily. Because the deleted data were easily be erased by newly ones randomly. So the earlier you scan the data on the iPhone, the more data you can get them back.

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, here’re the steps to retrieve text messages from iTunes backup without risking data loss.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Messages” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Recover data

Now you can recover the data you want from backup. Choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc”.

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About iOS 11.3 Delete Message Confirmation

Ever since I updated to iOS 11.3 and I delete a text message, I now get a second pop-up confirmation to delete the message. I understand the programmers need work, but that seems like a step backwards. Can you please make that an option? Is there any way to remove this feature? Thank you!

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Is it possible for me to turn off the delete message confirmation?

The newest iOS 11.3 update enables a feature that asks if you’re sure you want to delete a text message once you choose the delete option. It was probably implemented because users deleted their message by accident, having that allows not to. However, it seems that this making many iOS users crazy. They tried searching through the settings to remove this deletion confirmation, but can’t find anything on the topic. Actually, at present you cannot turn it off, but you can leave apple a feedback here product feedback – apple to make the suggestion that apple offer an option to disable that.

What if I deleted an important text and have no backup?

It is a known fact that our iPhone conversations are very important in our life. However, messages will be easily lost or deleted, which occasionally happens in daily life. The first thing you may wonder will probably be – how to recover them? Luckily there’s a professional iOS data recovery software called iFonebox which allows users to scan, preview their lost data. Here’re some main features of the program:

  • It’s very easy to use and completely safe
  • It can scan your depth in depth if you don’t have a backup
  • The preview function will show you all the recoverable data
  • Selectively restoration without losing any current data
  • It can save you a lot of time

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, next I will show you detailed steps to get data back.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Messages” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Get back data

After the scan completes, a list of texts will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want and click the “Recover to pc” or “Recover to device” button.

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Is It Possible To Recover Deleted Texts Without Backup?

I got some apps and I don’t know how but they are now deleted. How can I get them back? I want to get them back. I didn’t sync it to iTunes or iCloud before and they were not synced to any of my emails. Is there a way I can get them back? Please help me. Thanks in advance!

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Did you accidently deleted some messages that you want to keep but you don’t have any backup file? If you look for answers in apple community, you will be told that it only works if your iPhone is backed up regularly, otherwise your messages are gone. And someone might mention third-party software. Do data recovery services work for getting back deleted photos that were never backed up? Definitely yes! iFonebox may help you recover deleted texts without backup as much data as possible.

What is iFonebox?

iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software which is aimed to restore/back up/extract as many as 17 kinds of data like photos, contacts, call records, safari history, voice memos, videos, calendar events, notes, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc.

What’s the features of the program?

  • Three powerful working modes: recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup, recover from iCloud backup
  • Compatibility: Apply to almost all types of iPhone, iPad, iPod touch
  • The preview function: It will show you all the recoverable dada after the scanning
  • Selectively recovery: You can retrieve only lost texts that you need
  • Privacy: It’s 100% safe and protect your personal information

What should I notice after I delete/lose texts?

When the texts were deleted from iPhone, the data were not missing completely. They were stored in a special space on the phone and invisible to us. However, the deleted texts were easily be erased by newly ones randomly. So you should stop using the device and enable flight mode. The earlier you scan the data on the iPhone, the more data you can get them back.

Where can I download the application?

There are two versions available: Mac version and Windows version. Just download the free trial version of the program and have a try. Then you will actually recognized it as the quickest and safest way to get missing text messages back if you don’t have backup.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Messages” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Recover messages

After the scan completes, a list of messages will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc” or “Recover to device”.

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Is It Possible To Recover Only Contacts From iTunes Backup?

Hello, my phone crashed yesterday and won’t turn back on or charge since then. It will start up with the apple logo and then the screen goes dark, will only stay on for about 30 seconds. iTunes won’t recognize it at all, I tired resetting it, a different cord, basically everything and nothing works! My concern is how to recover only contacts from iTunes backup? Please help!

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This is actually a common question with iPhone users around the world. As powerful as the devices are, they are still prone to damage now and again and when this happens, most people worry about saving the data on their devices. If you can’t repair the device without data loss, you may have lost the data on the device forever. Otherwise you should turn to a third-party program for help. iFonebox is such an application that can help you recover only contacts from iTunes backup.

iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software which is designed to make it easy for you to recover data from your iOS device and gain access to your backup files either on iTunes or iCloud and extract data from the backup. Some of its main features listed below:

  • It can help you abstract/recover up to 17 kinds of data like contacts, call records, safari history, texts, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc.
  • The preview function allows you to see all the recoverable data
  • Selectively regain data without restoring the entire backup file
  • You don’t need to risk losing current data in your device
  • It’s very easy to use and completely safe
  • It’s compatible with almost all types of iOS devices and versions including the latest iOS 11.3

iFonebox is capable of detecting into your backups in depth and showing you the detailed information, that’s why it can help you retrieve just contacts from iTunes backup. Except for that, if you don’t have a backup, it can scan your device directly. In other words, you still have a big chance to get lost data back as long as they’re not wiped out.

Before extracting only contacts from iTunes backup, the first thing is to install the program on our computer. iFonebox works completely well on all iOS devices, and it’s has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. So it’s necessary to install the right version for your computer.

windows-download    mac-download

Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Contacts” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Extract data

Now you can recover the contacts you want from backup, choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc” button.

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How To Download iCloud Backup To Parse Its Data?

Is it possible to download iCloud backup to my computer? I have been trying to restore a backup online but I get an error message each time. I just want to download the file myself. Can someone recommend a way to access that files? Something similar to ibackupbot but for online backups. Any help or advices would be highly appreciated!

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Do you have some really important files in your own backup and it makes you crazy that because you have no way to restore to them? The only way to get its data is to perform a restore to a device? Actually, restoring the entire iCloud backup to get them back is not an option since it may mean you lose some data on your device. And this process often leads to some unknown error. Don’t be anxious, iFonebox can easily help you download iCloud backup to parse its data on your computer. Here’re some of its main advantages:

  • It can be used to extract/recover 17 different types of data including notes, videos, photos, voice memos, messages, contacts, call logs, WhatsApp data and many others.
  • It can be used to recover data directly from an iOS device, making it the best data recovery tool if you lose data that wasn’t in any of your backups.
  • You’re allowed to selectively recover/download data thanks to its preview function
  • It comes with a clear and easy to navigate user interface
  • The program can be done in a very short time and you don’t have to risk data loss

It seems that being able to back up to the cloud can be very useful, especially if you don’t have access to a computer or have infrequent access to one, however unless you specifically need to use iCloud for back up, you will find iFonebox more convenient and more reliable. In addition to saving iCloud backup to view its data, it can also help you selectively back your truly needed data up. At the same time, you can read them on your computer at any time.

You can download the program from our website or here. There’re two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Then I will show you the detailed instructions to get access to iCloud backup to see what is stored in it.

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Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID

Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

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Step two: Download data from iCloud backup

After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. You can select all to download.

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Step three: Scan data

Take photos for example, click on “Photos” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and download data

Now you can select the images you want and click “Recover to pc”, then the instruction is accomplished.

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How To Recover Contacts From Lost iPhone?

I lost my iPhone, how can I retrieve the contacts from the lost iPhone? Could you please help me retrieve them? Thanks in advance!

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It is a known fact that our iPhone conversations are very important in our life. However, contacts will be easily lost or deleted, which occasionally happens in daily life. How to recover contacts from lost iPhone? Actually, it depends. Here we are going to share you some tips on that topic.

Method one: retrieve contact from missing iPhone by logging into iCloud.com

If you had enabled iCloud, your contacts would be accessible by logging in to www.icloud.com.

Method two: Do a fully restoration

If you had backed up the phone to either iTunes on your computer or iCloud, you can restore that backup to another iOS device and recover all of the content. It’s necessary to notice you that the operation will also erase all the settings and current data on your device.

Method three: Find an iOS backup extractor and get that content out of the backup

If you have a backup and you don’t want to use iOS devices any more or don’t want to lose any current data, I think you can turn to iFonebox for help. iFonebox is designed to make it easy for you to handle dead iPhone data restoration and gain access to your backup files either on iTunes or iCloud and extract data from them. Some of its main features include the following:

  • It’s designed to extract up to 17 kinds of data such as contacts, photos, videos, texts, notes, etc.
  • 100% safe and will not result in further data loss
  • Can be used to extract data from iCloud/iTunes backup as well as export data directly from iOS device
  • Come with a preview function so that you can see what is stored in Cloud
  • Compatible with all kinds of iOS devices including iPhone X

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, keep reading to learn the instructions about how to get iPhone contacts back if it is lost.

windows-download    mac-download

Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID

Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

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Step two: Download data from iCloud backup

After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. You can select all to download.

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Step three: Scan data

Click on “Contacts” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and download data

Now you can select the contacts you want and click “Recover to pc”, then the instruction is accomplished.

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How To Recover Contacts Without Doing A Complete Restoration?

This morning, I connected phone to computer for charging during the day, all contacts are gone. Isn’t it a little shameful for such an expensive phone to lose contacts this way? Any ideas on how to recover them without restoring it to factory settings? Can anyone help please? Thanks.

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Did you lose or delete your contacts all of a sudden? If you’re going to get them back, at first, if you have backed up iPhone in advance, you can totally recover and get them back with backup files. But note that restoring from iTunes or iCloud backups would overwritten your current data as the same time. Or, with no luck, you might need help from nice software like iFonebox then directly perform a deep scanning to recover contacts without doing a complete restoration.

iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software which allows you to not only restore erased/ missing contents but many other types of data as well like notes, texts, call history, safari bookmarks, reminders, calendar events, etc. Some other features include the following:

  • It’s very easy to use and highly effective in both recovery and extraction
  • You’re allowed to see all the recoverable data thanks to its preview function
  • It capable of scanning your device even if you don’t have a backup file
  • You can restore only contacts without restoring device to factory settings
  • Suitable for almost all kinds of iOS devices and operating systems
  • The progress can be done in a very short time

Besides, if your storage space is used up, iFonebox can also provide you a simple and effective way to transfer your iPhone/ iPad/ iPod touch data to your computer. And this may be the best way to keep them safe from loss, it’s convenient for you to check or use it at any time. Sounds great, right?

It is one of the best software available and fully compatible with both Windows and Mac systems. It’s necessary for you to download the suitable version for your computer. Next we will show you the detailed instructions to help you easily retrieve contacts without losing any data.

windows-download    mac-download

Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Contacts” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Recover data

Now you can recover the data you want from backup. Choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc” or “Recover to device”.

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