How to Recover Data from Water Damaged iPhone

It is very careless for iPhone users sometime: they may forget to bring out their iPhone when they have their cloth washed or their iphone slick of their hand then drop into the water. For data in our cell phones mean so much to us, users will be eager to restore them back. There’s an useful tool called iPhone Data Recovery for damaged iPhone users to recover lost data back to them.

You have three recovery modes to restore your data from water damaged iPhone: "Recover from iOS Device", "Recover from iTunes Backup File" and "Recover from iCloud Backup File". If you have ever done backup before, you can choose to recover your lost data from backup file. You can choose the one according to the actual situation. These ways have few steps, so users can easily operate. iPhone Data Recovery can recover all kinds of files, such as notes, bookmarks, contacts, SMS, videos, pictures and so forth.

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How to Restore Deleted Data from Water Damaged iPhone

Step 1: Connect iPhone to the computer

Firstly, download, install and run the iPhone Data Recovery program on your computer, and then connect your iPhone to it via a USB cable.

Step 2: Scan lost data from water damaged iPhone

Now, let’s check how to scan and recover lost data from your iPhone directly.

If you use iPhone 5s/5c/5, you can directly click the "Start Scan" button to scan your data from water damaged iPhone.

For iPhone 4/3GS, you can choose "Advanced Mode" at the corner of the window, then follow the steps as below to enter the scanning mode to scan your iPhone.

1. Hold your water damaged iPhone and click "Start" button.
2. Then press "Power" and "Home" buttons simultaneously for 10 seconds.
3. After 10 seconds, you can release "Power" button and keep pressing "Home" button for another 15 seconds.

Then you will enter the scanning mode successfully and the program will begin to scan your water damaged iPhone automatically.

Step 3: Preview & recover data from iPhone 5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS

After the scan, the details of the iPhone will be extracted and listed as category like photos, text messages, contacts, notes, etc. You can select the data you want and and recover them on your computer with the "Recover" button.

Note: The data that you have on your iPhone and that you have deleted before are both listed in the interface. You can slide to the top of the interface to click the button so as to only display the deleted items.

How to Recover Water Damaged iPhone Data from iCloud backup

Besides recover from iPhone directly, you also can restore your iPhone files from iCloud backup file. Now, let’s try to recover iPhone data from iCloud backup file with the help of iPhone Data Recovery program.

Step 1: Sign in iCloud account

If you choose to recover data from iCloud backup, please choose “Recover from iCloud Backup File” and you will see the following main interface.

You should enter the Apple ID and the password to sign in your iCloud.

Step 2: Scan & download iCloud backup

After you sign it your iCloud account, the iPhone Data Recovery will detect it automatically. After the scan, all the iCloud backup data will be detected out and shown in the window. After that, you can select the one of your iPhone and press "Download" button.

After that, you can scan the iCloud content now. Click on the "Scan" button to begin.

Step 3: Restore data from iCloud backup file

You can preview iCloud backup file after you download them on your computer. Mark the data you want and save them on the computer with the "Recover" button.

If you want to recover your data from iTunes backup file, you can read: How to Extract iTunes Backup for iPhone.

Now, download the trial version of this useful iPhone Data Recovery program for free!

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