iPod Touch is an easy tool for fun and storing our data. But sometimes it might encounter some problems and you cannot use it anymore, of course, the important data on it is not available then. To solve this problem, here the article will offer three efficient ways on how to restore iPod Touch for your reference.

1 Restore iPod Touch to Factory Settings

1, Open iTunes on your Mac or PC and connect your iPod Touch with the computer.

2, Click on the iPhone icon. In the Summary panel, click on Restore iPod Touch.

3, Click Restore again to confirm. Then iTunes will erase your device and installs the latest iOS software.

4, After your device restores to factory settings, it restarts.

click restore

But you should note that this way will erase all the data on your iPod Touch.

2 iPod Touch Restore from iTunes Backup

If you have backed up your iPod Touch to iTunes, you can also restore iPod Touch from your iTunes backup. And this way is kind of similar with the first in the beginning. See the following steps.

1, Open iTunes on computer and connect your iPod Touch.

2, Click on the iPhone icon. In the Summary panel, click on Restore Backup…

3, Choose the most relevant backup and restore it.

restore ipad from itunes backup

Waiting for several minutes, your iPod Touch will be restored with the backup and you can use it now. But if you don’t want to restore the whole backup and need to keep the data on your iPod Touch, you can use one third-party data recovery tool for restoring an iPod Touch.

3 Selectively Restore an iPod Touch

iMyfone D-Back data recovery tool for Mac and iMyfone D-Back data recovery tool for Windows is an professional tool which can restore your data from iPod Touch itself, or from iTunes/iCloud backup.

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iMyfone D-Back Data Recovery Tool

  • It supports over 22+ file formats, such as photos, text messages, contacts, etc. making it easy for you to recover lost/deleted data from your iPad.
  • It uses for different recovery technologies to find data and recover quickly.
  • You can even preview the files that are recoverable from your iPad.
  • You can even fix iOS operating system problem, such as white screen, loops in recovery mode, stuck on Apple logo without any data loss.

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How to Restore an iPod Touch with iMyfone D-Back

iMyfone D-Back can restore your iPod Touch with four modes. Here we take Recover from iTunes Backup as example to show how easy it is to use.

Step 1. Choose File Type(s) and Connect Your iPod.

Run iMyfone D-Back. From Recover from iTunes Backup tab, choose the files you need to restore. Of course, multiple selection is available.

select the lost file types

Step 2. Search and Preview Recoverable Data on Your iPod.

iMyfone D-Back will find and list all the iTunes backup on computer. Select the one you need and click on Scan, all the recoverable data in backup will be showed for your preview.

preview from itunes

Step 3. Restore Data Back to Your Computer.

After you check all the data you want to restore, click on Recover and iMyfone D-Back will prompt you to choose one folder to store these data.

Wait for few seconds, you data in iTunes backup will be restored to the folder. And other recovery modes are with the similar steps. Easy and quick to complete.

And now, you get three ways on how to restore an iPod Touch. You can try them all without paying any money for iMyfone D-Back for Mac/for Windows offer the free trial version for users, too! And any comment and advice will be greatly appreciated.

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