Restore Lost Data From iTunes Backup When Update To iOS 8.4


iOS 8.4 is going to be officially released later this Month, on June 30th. Previously, I have written articles to show you exciting features of iOS 8.4 like new Music app, WatchKit and prank messages bug fixes. But another problem may trouble most people when it comes to iOS 8.4 update, for most people will not upgrade to iOS 8.4 successfully by failure to restore backup data to iOS device or data loss. Obviously, you should realize that it is important to have a full-scale backup for all data before update to iOS 8.4 in case of data loss. 

Here is the question as to data loss: how to restore lost data from iTunes backup when update to iOS 8.4? When your iDevice data like contacts, photos and videos fail to restore to iPhone or iPad, you can use a third party software to extract and restore those data from iTunes backup. But you need to make sure that you have an iTunes backup for your data.

There are dozens of such a third party software and iFonebox is one of the best. There are three working modes for iFonebox: recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup and recover from iCloud backup. Here, we want to further explain “Recover from iTunes Backup mode”. iFonebox empowers you to view and extract photos, videos, contacts, messages, notesvoice memos, etc, from your iTunes backup for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch. By just a few mouse clicks, you can easily recover these data and save them on your computer or iDevice as readable files. Bear in mind that, to recover your lost data by this mode, please don’t sync your iDevice with iTunes, in case of data to be overwritten.

How to restore lost data from iTunes backup when update to iOS 8.4?

Definitely, the first step is to download and install iFonebox. There are two working platforms: Windows version and Mac version. Here, you can firstly download and install iFonebox Free Trial Version to have a try.

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Steps to restore lost data from iTunes backup with iFonebox after update to iOS 8.4 

Select iTunes backup. Start up iFonebox and then, choose Recover from iTunes Backup on the main interface. All the iTunes backup files of your iOS Device which has ever synced with iTunes on this computer will be automatically found and listed here. You choose the one you want and click “Select” to access the data interface.

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Scan data in iTunes backup. Enter the interface to see all the data categories in your backup and then select the data you want to scan. The time it takes to scan depends on the data size of your iTunes backup file.

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Recover iTunes Backup Data. When the scan finishes, you can selectively mark and recover those lost data you want by clicking Recover to PC button near the bottom, right corner to save them on your computer.


Tips: At present, iFonebox supports to transfer recovered contacts and notes back to your iDevice directly. After scanning the two item, pick out those notes or contacts you need and click Recover to Device button on the interface to transfer all recovered contacts and notes to your iPhone or iPad. You can also edit notes and contacts to save them as modified data.

This is the whole process to restore lost data from iTunes backup with iFonebox when update to iOS 8.4, pretty professional and convenient.

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Real also

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 How to recover lost data from iPhone and iPad running iOS 8.4? 


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