User Guide of iMyFone D-Back for Mac
iMyFone D-Back provides users with easy procedures to thoroughly search for your lost data. Do you not remember whether you have backup files for your lost iPhone data? Do you have absolutely no clue where to find your files? If so, the "Smart Recovery" mode on iMyFone D-Back for Mac is tailored for you.
Step 1: Select the Lost File Type
Open the program after installing it on your Mac. There are four tabs on the left side. Click the "Start" from Smart Recovery tab.
Select the single or multiple files types according to your need. The program will only scan the selected files in the subsequent process.
Step 2: Select the Data Loss Situation
Then, you will be asked to choose how you lost your data. The program has already classified all the different situations into four categories.
Step 3: Scan and Search Your iPhone Data
iMyFone D-Back for Mac will do all the recovery work. According to your selection at the beginning, the program will smartly scan and search your data on iOS device, iTunes backup and iCloud Backup, which greatly reduces your energy and time on recovery efforts. The following specific recovery procedures are similar with the respective tab "recover from iOS Device", "recover from iTunes backup" and "recover from iCloud backup".
The biggest difference among "Smart Recovery" and the other three recovery tabs is that "Smart Recovery" will help you to detect your lost iPhone data quickly and thoroughly. If you have a good idea where you can find your lost data, you can also start from each tab to recover from an iOS device, iTunes backup, or iCloud backup directly according to different situations. See how it works below.
Recover Data from iOS Device
Step 1: Select the Lost File Type and Connect Your iOS Device
At the "Recover From iOS Device" tab, click "Start" to start recovery.
Then select the file types you need to recover.
Then you will be asked to connect your iOS Device to your Mac. After connecting successfully, click "Scan" to search your data. Please wait a few moments.
Step 2: Preview and Recover the Lost Data from iOS Device
The found file types will be displayed on the left side of the interface, and you can click each type to preview the specific content.
After previewing, the program allows you to select the specific data to recover. Click "Recover" and select or create a folder as the recovery path where you can review your recovered data.
Recover Data From iTunes Backup
Step 1: Select iTunes Backup and Scan Data from It
Click "Start" from "Recover from iTunes Backup" tab. and select the lost file types.
Select the lost file types.
Then the program will require you to choose one iTunes backup, where you can review your recovered data.
Step 2: Preview and Recover from iTunes Backup
After scanning, all the found data will be shown on the interface. You can preview the specific content and figure out which ones you need. Then, click the "Recover" button and a pop-up window will prompt you to choose a place as the recovery destination where all the selected data will be restored.
Recover Data From iCloud Backup
Step 1: Log in iCloud Account and Download Backup for Scan
Click "Start" from "Recover from iCloud Backup" tab. and select the file types you want.
Then select the file types you want.
Next, log into your iCloud account and select the iCloud backup to download.
Step 2: Preview and Recover from iCloud Backup
After scanning, you will find all the scanning results on the interface. Preview them all, or just preview the deleted ones by enabling "Show only the deleted files". Choose a restore location on your Mac for subsequent checking. Then your lost data has been recovered!
Fix Various iOS Issues
Recently, we released the “fix iOS system” feature for iMyFone D-Back. This has made it a whole lot easier for users to fix their iPhone, iPad and iPod touch from issues such as stuck at Apple logo, black screen, recovery mode loops, white screen and more without data loss.
It is important to note that when you use this feature, your iOS device will automatically update to the latest iOS version. If your device was jail broken, it would be updated to a non-jail broken version and if it was unclocked, it would once again be re-locked too.
Here are the steps that are to be followed.
Step 1: Choose Fix iOS System Option
In the main window of iMyFone D-Back, choose to fix the iOS system in the sidebar. Now, connect your device to the computer via USB cable. When the software detects your device, click “start” to continue the process.
Step 2: Download and Select the Firmware
In order to fix the malfunctioning OS, you will need to download the new firmware for your device. iMyFone D-Back will first recognize your device and then offer you the latest iOS version which you can download. Simply click on download.
It will take some time to download the firmware. Please wait a moment.
Step 3: Fix Your iOS System to Normal
When the firmware has been downloaded, the program will start to repair your OS by itself. The whole process will take a few minutes.
Then your device will restart and boot back to a normal mode. You can use it normally without facing the old hassles anymore.