Did you suddenly realize that some of your Line photos are missing? It may be that you accidentally deleted them or they disappeared after a software update, for example iOS 11 update. Whatever the reason, your main priority right now is how to get them back, especially if they were quite important to you.
If this is the predicament you find yourself in, worry not! We will guide you through how to get your deleted Line photos from iPhone back whether or not you have a backup.
1 What to Do If You have a Backup of Your Device
One of the best things about regularly backing up your device on iTunes or iCloud is that when you do lose data, you can simply restore the backup and your Line photos will be back on your device. Follow these simple steps to restore the device, based on where your backup is located.
Restore from iCloud
Step 1: Begin by erasing all the contents and settings on your device. This is to get you to the set-up pages so you can restore the device. To do this go to Settings > General > Reset > erase All Contents and Settings.
Step 2: Once on the Setup screen, follow the instructions to setup the device until you get to the “Apps & Data” screen. Choose “Restore from iCloud Backup”.
Step 3: Sign in to iCloud and select the most recent backup. Keep the device connected to a Wi-Fi network until the process is complete.
Restore from iTunes
Step 1: Open iTunes and connect the iPhone to the computer using USB cables.
Step 2: Click on the iPhone when it shows up on iTunes and then click “Restore Backup.”
Step 3: Choose the most recent backup and then click “Restore.” Keep the device connected through the entire process.
2 What to Do If You Don’t Have a Backup or Don't Want Restore
If you would rather not restore the entire device or don’t have a backup of the missing photos, you can still get them back if you have the right tool. One of the best is iMyFone D-Back iPhone data recovery for Win or iPhone data recovery for Mac as it allows you to easily get the missing photos back in a few simple steps. Before we show you how to use it to restore the photos, the following are some of the features that make it a great choice.
iMyFone D-Back iPhone Data Recovery (iOS 11 Supported)
- It can be used to restore up to 22 different types of data, making an ideal tool for an iPhone user to combat data loss.
- It is compatible with all iOS devices and all versions of the iOS system including iOS 11.
- It comes with a preview function that allows you to make sure you are recovering the files you need and also selectively restore data.
- It is very easy to use, as the following tutorial will show.
Here’s how to use iMyfone D-Back to get your Line Photos Back.
How to Recover Deleted Line Photos from iPhone using D-Back
Step 1: Assuming that you have downloaded and installed the program on your computer, launch it and then from the main window, select “Recover from iOS device.” Select “Line” as the data you want to recover and then click “Next.” You will then be requested to connect the iPhone to the computer. Once the program recognizes the device, click “Scan.”
Step 2: When the scanning process is complete, select the Line Photos you want to recover from the results and then click “Recover.” Choose a destination folder to save the photos and you’re done.