The Apple now, has developed a new operation system and named it iOS 9. It is said that the iOS 9 will be used on the new series of iOS devices, like the iPhone 6S, iPad Air 3 and iPad Mini 4. And you can also get it as a trial version from the official website of Apple. According to most of the users, iOS 9 has made up many shortcomings of iOS 8 and it is very steady and user-friendly. But there are also some people remarked that some problems still exist and they can cause some important data files on the iOS 9 devices to lose.
As we know the data loss is a serious problem that all of us don’t want it to happen. Because if the contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, music files, or videos loss, you may never get them back, which can bring you a lot of trouble. So in order to prevent this situation from happening, you have to know something about data management and how to recover the data files after data loss.
Besides the problems of iOS 9, you may lose your important data files as the result of the following reasons.
1.You delete the data by mistake.
2.The data get damaged because of the viruses.
Three Ways to Recover Lost Data from iOS 9 Devices
The lucky thing is that the data files you lost are not actually gone forever. Instead they are still stored on your iOS 9 devices, and they won’t be erased until they are overwritten. So there are three ways to recover the data.
To fulfill these three ways, you need a third party tool to help you. The dr.fone – iOS Data Recovery is what I am using, which is a professional tool for iOS devices including the iOS 9 devices. It is now very popular all around the world, and it has a large user group. Its features are listed as follows:
- 1. The interface of it is intuitive so it is easy to use.
- 2. The operation is simple. All you need to do is to click for several times and the application itself will do the task for you.
- 3. There are three different recovery modes for your consideration.
- 4. You can preview the data files before recovery, so that you can decide which to recover and which not to recover.
Way 1. Recover lost files from the iOS 9 devices directly
Step 1. Download the Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS on your computer. It is noticeable that there are two versions of this software, one for the Windows users and another for the Mac users. So remember to download the one that is suitable for your computer. Click “Recover” feature.
Step 2. Connect your iOS 9 device to your computer. After that, you will see some detailed information of your iOS 9 device on the primary window.
Step 3. Choose the mode of “Recover from iOS Device“. Then, click on the “Start Scan” button to scan your iOS 9 device for the lost data.
Step 4. Wait for the scan process finishes, and it will show you all the results of scan on the primary window, including the contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, music files, videos and so on.
Step 5. You can preview all the data files one by one, and decide which to recover. In this way, you can save a lot of time.
Step 6. After you have checked all the data files desired, you can click on the “Recover to Computer” or “Restore to Device” button at the right corner. Just make your own choice and let the Dr.Fone do the rest work for you.
Way 2. Recover lost files from the iCloud backups
The Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS can also help you to recover the lost data from the iCloud backup files. But, to use this method, you need to have some iCloud backup files on your iCloud account. So, in order to protect your iOS 9 device better, you need to create more iCloud backup files at your spare time. Anyway, it is not so difficult.
Step 1. Download and install the Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS on your computer. If you already have the Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS on your computer, remember to update it to the latest version.
Step 2. Connect your iOS 9 device to your computer and run the Dr.Fone. Tap on “Recover from iCloud Backup File” tab.
Step 3. Log in your iCloud account with the correct Apple ID and password. After that, the application will lead you to the page of iCloud backups. Just choose one backup that you want to restore on your iOS 9 device, and download it.
Step 4. When you get it, click on it to extract all the files on it so that you can preview the contents of it. Then you can choose the detailed data files that you want to recover and check it. Finally, click on the “Recover” button to get them.
Way 3. Recover lost files from the iTunes backups
If you have some backups on your iTunes, you can recover them with the Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS too. It is safe and reliable to recover with the Dr.Fone.
Step 1. Download or update the Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS to the latest version.
Step 2. Connect your iOS 9 device to your computer and launch the Dr.Fone. Then choose the mode of “Recover from iTunes Backup File“.
Step 3. On the primary window, you can see all the backup files on your iTunes. Choose one desired and then click on the button of “Start Scan”.
Step 4. After a few minutes, you can see all the contents of the iTunes backup files that you have chosen. Then you can recover any of them if you like. If you want to find a specific data file, you can search it with the search bar. The “Recover to Computer” & “Restore to Device” button can help you retrieve the data files to your iOS 9 device.