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How to Recover Certain Data to iPhone/iPad/iPod from iCloud Backup

A friend of mine one day asked me whether there is a good way to recover some specific data to his iPhone, since he deleted some important information carelessly, and luckily he did a regular iCloud backup with his private data. But the point is that he does not recover all the data to his iPhone only the very specific data he wants. As we know if you directly recover the backup from the iCloud, it will restore all to your phone which could not be previewed and selected before made the process. How fortunate my friend is for there is indeed a handy third-party recovery tool to selectively repair your lost data. If you are in same trouble with my friend please kindly learn more from this article.

Syncios Data Recovery - A very user-friendly data recovery tool, which enables you preview the backup files and select the specific contents you want from your iCloud before recovery, so you can much more efficient to recover the certain data you want such as contacts, messages, call logs, photos, notes to your idevice. The program supports both Windows and Mac platforms. Simply download and install the compatible version on your computer.

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How to Recover Certain Data to iPhone/iPad/iPod from iCloud Backup


Step 1Log in iCloud account and extract iCloud backup file.


Launch the recovery program after installing successfully. Select “Recover from iCloud backup file” module on the homepage, then you need to log in your iCloud account. Choose your history iCloud backup files to extract. Just select the proper one for your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch and click Start Scan. On the pop-out windows, choose the type of backup files you would like to download from iCloud, click "Next".

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Step 2. Select certain data you need from iCloud backup to restore to your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch


The scaning process will take you only a few seconds. When it stops, all data from your iCloud backup file will be displayed in categories on the window. Now you are able to preview and select lost data and then, clicking on the "Recover" button to restore to computer or transfer found data back to your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.

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In fact, the program not only supports recovering certain data from iCloud backup but provides up to 3 recovery mode: Recover from iCloud backup, restore from iTunes backup, directly recover from iOS devices. You can simply choose the most convenient way to recover your lost data, besides, each method supports previewing and selecting certain data. I bet you won't miss such an awesome program.

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