Some people reflected that after update to iOS 9, calendars are just lost. When it comes to iOS update or downgrade, iOS data loss has become a common and major problem for most iPhone or iPad users. That’s why we always emphasize on the importance to back up data from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch before update to iOS 9. Here, I want to share three methods to help you restore lost calendars from backup after update to iOS 9.
When it comes to restoring lost calendars from backup, we have three choices: iCloud, iTunes and third party software. When you don’t want to reset your iPhone or restore the whole backup to erase existing data from your iPhone or iPad, you can choose to use third party software like iFonebox to extract and restore those lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup.
Restore lost calendars from iCloud backup when update to iOS 9
Apple quietly introduced tools to recover deleted files from iCloud, and more recently, added a way to recover Contacts, Calendars, and Reminders, giving users a way to restore any lost content.
So just enter www.icloud.com and then, sign in with your Apple ID and password to choose the backed up calendars to restore. I did not try this method, so you can go and have a try there.
Restore lost calendars from iTunes backup when update to iOS 9
If you did not back up data from iPhone with iCloud instead of using iTunes, then you can try this method. First of all, make sure your lost calendar have been backed up on the iTunes, and do not sync your iPhone or iPad with iTunes until get the files back.
Here is what you need to do:
First, connect your iPhone 6 with PC via the USB cable. Launch iTunes and click “Summary” tab, then tap “Restore from Backup“. Not only can you recover calendar but other files as contacts, text messages, photos and more.
Restore lost calendars from backup with iFonebox when update to iOS 9
If you don’t want to restore the whole backup data from iTunes but selectively restore calendars from backup, then you can choose to use iFonebox to extract lost calendars from iTunes or iCloud backup. iFonebox is a professional iOS Data Recovery software which is able to extract and restore lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup. Plus, iFonebox is able to recover deleted data like contacts, notes, messages, WhatsApp messages, calendars, reminders and more from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.
- Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup mode.
- Scan calendars from iTunes backup.
- Preview and choose lost calendars to restore.
Tips: if you have an iCloud backup for your lost calendars, you can also choose Recover from iCloud Backup mode to restore those lost calendars.