You may store your cute photos on your iPhones and backup them in iCloud. In our day-to-day lives, most people also use their iPhone devices for the same reason. However, sometimes you could accidentally delete all your photos from your iPhone or even your iPhone gets lost or broken. In some cases, you may format your iPhone and you end up losing your photos. Furthermore, you could also try to upgrade your iPhone and in the process you lose your photos. In all these scenarios, you will need to recover lost iPhone photos from iCloud Backup. We will introduce you 2 ways in this article to get through it.
1 How to Recover Photos from iCloud by reset and restore
Where you lose your photos on your iPhone you can recover them from iCloud backup through Restore and reset.
Step 1: Get to settings of your iPhone
On your iPhone or iOS device, tap on "Settings" and then click on "General". Thereafter tap on "Software Update"Where there is a new version of iOS device, follow the instructions on the screen to download it then install.
Step 2: Be sure you have an up-to-date backup to restore from
On your iOS device, Get to settings then tap on "iCloud". After that, go to "Storage" then "Manage Storage". You will then see your Backup file that you want to restore.
Step 3: Check on Settings and Reset
Next click on "Settings" then tap on "General" then Reset. After click on "Erase all content and settings".
Step 4: Select Restore from iCloud Backup and sign in
On "Apps & Data" screen, click on "Restore from iCloud Backup" and sign in to iCloud.
Step 5: Select backup and restore
Go on to choose backup icon and after select from the list of backups available iCloud.
2 Restore Photos from iCloud Selectively Without Reset
iMyfone iPhone data recovery or iMyfone iPhone data Recovery for Mac is the best iPhone photo recovery software that you can use to recover photos from iCloud selectively without reset. You can recover photos lost due to a number of reasons including an iPhone upgrade and a broken or damaged iPhone. It also restores other file types like contacts, reminders, bookmarks, calendars, videos, notes and more. iMyfone data recovery software is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating system.
- It can recover file types such as bookmarks, calendars, photos, videos, notes, call history, Voice Memo, WeChat History, Skype History, Whatsapp History and many others.
- It can recover data from all iOS devices including iPad Air 2, iPad Pro, iPod touch 4, iPhone 4, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s plus, iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 5s and more.
- It recovers data with four recovery mode:Smart Recovery, Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup, Recover from iCloud Backup
- It also allows you to preview data before you can recover. The data it recovers include contacts, photos, videos, notes and more.
The steps below help you to restore photos from iCloud backup with iMyfone D-Back software.
1 Choose Recover from iCloud Backup and login
Open iMyfone D-Back software is on your computer and select “Recover from iCloud backup” option. After that, click on “Start”button.The program will then prompt you to enter your iCloud account.
2 Select files and Scan
On your iCloud account select the favourable iCloud backup file that has your missing photos. To download this backup file click on “Next”button to get your iCloud backup files.
3 Check through and Restore photos
When scanning process is done, all the photos that can be restored on your iPhone are displayed. Go to photos folder and review all the photos you wish to restore. After that, mark on them and click on “Recover” button to restore photos on your iPhone.