How to Recover Deleted Photos from iPad

If you lost some photos from your iPad because of accidentally deleted, iPad get broken or other situation, is there any effective way to restore those deleted photos?

Some iPad users might accidentally deleted their iPad data, like pictures, notes, songs and videos.. Don’t worry,. You have three ways to recover your iPad photos on iPad: to scan and recover photos from iPad directly, recover lost photos from iTunes backup or iCloud backup.

Note: If you already synced your iPad with iTunes/iCloud before, you are able to extract them through backup; If you don’t have backup file, you can try to directly scan and recover lost data from iPad with the help of iPad Data Recovery tool. But we just need an iPad data recovery tool. As a professional data recovery software, it enables you to recover iPad lost or deleted data, which including pictures, movies, contacts, calendars, notes and more.

Download the free trial version of iPad Data Recovery and follow the steps to get back your deleted photos.

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Solution 1: Recover Lost Photos from iPad 1 Directly

Step 1. Connect iPad to computer

To begin with, launch the program and connect your iPad to the computer.

For iPad 1,You can choose "Advanced Mode" at the corner of the window to get a deeper scan.

Step 2. Enter the scanning mode to scan your iPad

Now, you ought to follow the steps to enter the scanning mode to allow the program scan your device directly.

1. Hold your device and click "Start" button.
2. Press the "Power" button and "Home" button simultaneously for 10 seconds.
3. When 10 has passed,  release "Power" button, but still holding "Home" for another 10 seconds.

Then you’ll be told that you have entered the system successfully and you can release the "Home" button. The iPad Data Recovery program will begin to scan your lost data from iPad now.

Step 3. Preview & recover iPad data

When the scan is over, all found data are displayed in categories, like photos, contacts, messages, notes, safari bookmark and so on. You can preview full contents of all of them one by one. Mark those photos you want to undelete and save them on your computer by clicking "Recover" button.

Note: Currently, directly recover lost photos from iPad is only suitable for iPad 1. If you are iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, new iPad, iPad 2 users, you should follow the solution2 and solution 3 to recover your iPad data, like photos, videos, notes, contacts, etc.

Solution 2: Recover iPad Photos from iTunes Backup Files

Step 1. Select the iPad backup to scan

Launch the iPad Data Recovery program on your computer, and you'll get the following window. To prevent your lost data being updated and overwritten, please remember not to connect your iPad with iTunes. After choosing the recovery mode of "Recover from iTunes Backup File", all your backups of your iDevices will be found and shown here. Choose the one of your iPad and click "Start Scan" button to scan your backup file.

Step 2. Recover deleted iPad photos

Being scanned, all founded data are in order. You are able to preview all of them one by one and mark the data you want and restore them on your computer by clicking "Recover" button.

Solution 3: Recover Photos from iCloud Backup Files

Step 1. Launch the program and sign your iCloud account

After launching the iPad Data Recovery program, choose the recovery mode of "Recover from iCloud Backup File”. Then you should sign in your iCloud account.

Step 2. Download and export iCloud backup

All the backup files of your iCloud backup account will be automatically found and displayed. Choose any data you want and click "Download" button.

After it, you should click the same button to start extracting, and You'll see the window displayed as below.

Step 3. Preview and recover iPad data from iCloud backup

When the scan is over, all the content contained in the backup file will be extracted and displayed in categories. You can preview the detailed content carefully and mark the data you want by clicking the "Recover" button to extract them on your computer.

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