Recover lost data from iPhone 6s/6/SE/5s/5 After iOS 10.3 Update

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Did you just update your iPhone to iOS 10.3 and data has disappeared unknowingly from your iPhone? However good you may enjoy upgrading to the new iOS 10.3, you could also face the trouble of losing important data on your iPhone. This can be really devastating. Nevertheless, you should not panic when caught in such a misfortune. This article takes you through how you can recover lost data from your iPhone after iOS 10.3 Update. Furthermore, we have described on a very useful desktop tool that you can use in restoring the data.

We will introduce to you on three ways you can opt for to easily recover lost data from iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/SE/5s/5c/5 After iOS 10.3 Update.

1 Restore iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/SE/5s/5c/5 from iTunes Backup

One of the ways you can use to get your lost iPhone data back is by using iTunes. You have to ensure to have made a backup of your iPhone with iTunes. You also need to have the latest backup of iTunes on your PC or Mac the follow the steps below to restore your data. Steps to Restore iPhone using iTunes:

Step 1: launch iTunes on your PC/Mac.

Step 2: Connect your iPhone to the computer using a cable.

Step 3: Go to Device button then click on Summary tab. Thereafter tap on Restore Backup option. Another way is, going to File then Devices then Restore from Backup.

Step 4: Select the file you want to restore from the list of files displayed then tap on Restore.

Restore iPhone from An iTunes Backup

2 Restore iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/SE/5s/5c/5 from iCloud Backup

Besides using iTunes to restore your iPhone, you can also choose to restore your data with iCloud. This is a solution that restores your lost iPhone data from the iCloud backup. To be successful in restoring your iPhone data with iCloud, you need to ensure you have a good Wi-Fi network connection. Here are the steps to guide you.

Step 1: Open you iPhone then get to Settings tab click General then hit on Erase All Content and Settings.

Step 2: When all content and settings have been erased from your iPhone, get to Setup Assistant mode with a Hello screen.

Step 3: Start the setup process on your iPhone by swiping on the screen. Thereafter connect to a WiFi network.

Step 4: Click on Restore from iCloud backup then use your own Apple ID to sign in to iCloud.

Step 5: Choose the iCloud backup for you iPhone data that you want to restore then wait for some few minutes for the data to be restored back on your iPhone.

Restore iPhone from An iCloud Backup

Disadvantages of using iTunes and iCloud to restore iPhone

Restoring iPhone using iTunes and iCloud can be disadvantageous.Below are some of the disadvantages of restoring iPhone using iTunes and iCloud.

Disadvantages of using iTunes to restore iPhone

  • It does not allow you to preview data so you cannot choose specific data to restore.
  • It requires that you have a Wi-Fi network connection to allow you to backup your data.
  • All the existing data on your device will be overwritten.

Disadvantages of using iCloud to restore iPhone

  • It needs a stable Wi-Fi connection to allow you to download your iCloud backup.
  • It does not support preview of files before restoring them.
  • Some of the data may be lost if you choose to restore from an iCloud backup that is not up-to-date.
  • All the existing data on your device will be overwritten.

3 Selectively Recover Lost iPhone 6s/6s Plus/SE/5s/5c/5 Data without/from Backup

iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery Win or iPhone data recovery Mac is an iPhone data recovery tool that supports Windows and Mac OS. It is an iPhone recovery tool that recover data from iOS devices like iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. It can also extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup. It recovers a wide range of data including photos, contacts, notes, and many others.

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iMyfone D-Back iPhone Data Recovery

  • It allows you to check through the data first before recovering.
  • It recovers data in 4 ways; Restore from iCloud backup, Restore from iTunes backup, Recover from iOS and Smart Recovery.
  • It supports the recovery of file types such as photos, contacts, notes, calendars, bookmarks and more.
  • Supports all iOS devices such as iPhone 6s, iPhone 6, iPhone 5, iPhone 4 and more and it's compatible with the latest iOS 10.3.
  • It can fix your iOS device out of recovery mode, black screen and Apple Logo.

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Steps to Recover Lost iPhone Data without/from Backup Selectively

Step 1: Download and install iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery. You can choose a suitable recovery mode from the 4 recovery modes: Recover from iCloud backup, Recover from iTunes backup, Recover from iOS and Smart Recovery. You may need to select how did you lost the data if you choose the "Smart Recovery" mode.

How you lose data

Step 2: According to the recovery mode and the lost file type you choose, the program will start to scan your iPhone, iTunes backup or iCloud backup for the lost data.

Scan your iOS device or your backup file

Step 3: After the scan, you could preview and select the desired data to recover.

Preview and recover the lost files

Download the trail version of iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery Win or iPhone data recovery Mac to give it a shot.

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