How To Retrieve Lost Photos And Videos After Upgrading iPhone?


I have an iPhone 5S and decided to upgrade my phone after connecting it to my laptop.  Now, a vast number of my photos and some stored videos disappeared. How can I get them back? iPhone 5S

Actually, I cannot get much more information from the above post. I just get the question that this iPhone 5S user needed to retrieve those lost photos and videos. I cannot make sure whether this user has an iTunes or iCloud backup for those photos and videos before update his iPhone. So I wrote this article to retrieve lost photos and videos for this user in the precondition that he had an iTunes or iCloud backup for those photos and videos. 

You have to near in mind that before update your iPhone, it is necessary to have a full-scaled backup for your data just in case of data loss. With the iTunes or iCloud backup, iFonebox is able to extract and restore lost data from your iTunes or iCloud backup. What is iFonebox? What can iFonebox help?

As is known that iFonebox is a powerful iOS data recovery tool which can not only extract data like photos from iTunes or iCloud backup, but recover deleted contacts from your iPhone or other iDevice. Also, iFonebox is able to recover other data like text messages, notes and more from your iDevice directly. Quite functional. Here, I will mainly show you how to retrieve lost photos and videos from your iTunes backup. If you have an iCloud backup, iFonebox can also empowers to extract those data.

How to retrieve lost photos and videos after upgrading iPhone?

Undoubtedly, the first thing is to download and install iFonebox. There are two versions for you to choose: Windows version and Mac version. Certainly, you can install Free Trial Version (Win and Mac) in advance. Now, you can follow the 3 simple steps below:

  1. Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup mode. Just choose one iTunes backup which contains your photos and videos to scan.
  2. Scan photos and videos from selected iTunes backup.
  3. Preview and choose photos/videos to retrieve. You can pick out those photos and videos you need to recover via clicking Recover to PC and, all will be in your computer.


The above are the whole process to retrieve lost photos and videos from iTunes backup with iFonebox, quite convenient and functional.


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