iPhone Backup Extractor: How to Extract iTunes Backup for iPhone
Most of the iphone users may feel confused about the same thing: How to recover the data if their iPhone is dead, water damaged or even been stolen unfortunately? We glad to tell that there can be a way to recover lost data from iTunes backup, and it can restore various kinds of data, such as photos, contact, music, notes, videos, text messages and so on. With the help of iPhone Data Recovery, the recovery becomes quite easy and effective.
iPhone Data Recovery is compatible with almost every iDevice including iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It can also help you restore different kinds of data of your iPhone. Besides, it has three recovery modes for you to choose: To directly scan from iOS device, to restore from iTunes backup and get back from iCloud backup. One thing you should know is that you can't restore from iTunes backup If you didn’t backup with iTunes before.
This guide takes iPhone Data Recovery (Windows) as an example to extract iTunes backup for iPhone. If you are Mac user, you can download the Mac version and extract your iTunes backup in the similar steps.
Note: Do not connect and sync your iPhone with iTunes again after you lost data on your iPhone, to prevent your lost data from being updated and overwritten.
Step 1: Launch the program and scan the backup file
Launch the iPhone Data Recovery program after download and install it on your computer.
If you have synced different devices with iTunes, all their backup file will be scanned out. You should choose the right device backup file of your iPhone and click "Start Scan" to continue.
Step 2. Preview and extract iTunes backup contentsWhen the scan is over, all contents of your iTunes backup will be displayed and listed in order. You can preview all of them one by one. Mark the wanted data and click "Recover" button to extract them on your computer.
You also can recover/extract all of them with the help of iPhone Data Recovery, and save them on your PC or Mac.
Note: All the data in your iPhone will be scanned out, contains those deleted data and the data still existed on your iPhone. You can slide to the top of the window "Only display the deleted items" to read the deleted ones.
More information of iPhone Data Recovery:
There are three recovery mode for you: to restore deleted data directly from your iPhone, to retrieve lost data from iTunes backup file and to recover them from iCloud backup.
This recovery software is designed to recover your iOS data, such as videos, photos, notes, bookmarks, call history, contacts, and so on. It is completely compatible with iPhone 5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS, even iPad and iPod.