It happens, you lose some of the calendar entries on your iPhone or iPad for some reason and you need to get them back. If you regularly backup your calendar on iCloud, all you have to do it restore the device and the entries will be recovered. But restoring your device from an iCloud backup often means that you have to erase all the content and settings on the device which can result in the loss of the data that wasn’t backed up.
But there is a simpler solution. You can simply download the calendar from iCloud or use third-party tool to extract the calendar from your iCloud Backup.
1 How to Download Calendar from iCloud as an iCal file
You can export your calendar to your computer as an iCal file. Follow these simple steps to do it.
Step 1: Go to www.icloud.com on any browser. Sign in and then click on “Calendar.”
Step 2: Click on the signal icon beside the calendar name and then check “Public Calendar.”
Step 3: Copy the web address of the calendar you want to export. It should begin with “webcal” but be sure to replace “webcal” with “http” and then click “Enter.” The calendar should download immediately and it should show up on the downloads history of your internet browser.
2 Download Calendar from iCloud Easily using iMyfone D-Back
The above method can be effective but it is complicated and may not even result in the download of all calendar entries. If you need a more reliable, easier and faster way to download calendar from your iCloud backup, iMyFone D-Back iCloud backup extractor for Win or iCloud backup extractor for Mac is the right tool for you. It is an iOS data recovery program that makes it very easy for you to gain access to any iCloud backup file and extract any type of data, not just calendar. The following are some of its other features.
- It is also useful when you want to extract data from an iTunes backup file or recover data that you have lost directly from an iOS device;
- It can be used to extract up to 22 different types of data including videos, messages, contacts, calendar, photos, WhatsApp messages and many more;
- It comes with a preview function that allows users to view the calendar entries that they want to extract before extraction;
- It is compatible with almost all iOS devices and all versions of iOS version;
How to Download Calendar from iCloud using iMyfone D-Back
Follow these very simple steps to use iMyfone D-Back to download calendar entries from your iCloud Backup file.
Step 1: Download and install the program to your computer. When you first launch the program on the computer, click on “Recover from iCloud Backup file” and then click “Start” to begin.
Step 2: Check “Calendar” as the type of data you want to extract and then click “Next.”
Step 3: sign in to your iCloud account and then select the iCloud backup file you want to extract the calendars from. Click “Next” and the program will begin analyzing the backup file.
Step 4: Once the process is complete, select the calendar you want to extract from the results page and then click “Recover” to save them to your computer.