How To Recover Photos From Water Damaged iPhone?

By | February 13, 2018

On Sunday morning I dropped my phone in the toilet. I immediately removed the phone, wiped it down as best I could and tried to turn it off. Unfortunately, the touch screen refused to allow a full swipe for off and after a few tries stopped responding altogether. How can I recover photos from the water damaged iPhone?

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When your iPhone comes in contact with liquid you should try to power it off straight away and not turn it on at all then put in something like raw rice to dry out for at least 72 hours. This is not a guaranteed fix but is something you can try. If it doesn’t work, you’d better make an appointment with Genius bar and have your device repaired as soon as possible. At the same time, there’s a problem that is plaguing many iOS users: How to recover photos from water damaged iPhone? As long as you have synced your phone to iTunes or iCloud before, things will be much easier if you turn to iFonebox for help.

As a professional iOS data recovery software, iFonebox is recommended by a lot of iOS users. It’s designed to retrieve up to various kinds of data. In addition to restoring pictures if iPhone falls into river, it can also can help you regain another 16 kinds of data such as videos, calendar, voice memos, texts, notes, contacts, reminders, WeChat messages, WhatsApp conversations, etc. Since data loss can be a very common, you should take care of things you want to keep around. You can use iFonebox to transfer the important data from your phone to computer to keep them safe or for further use. Sounds cool, right?

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, next I will show you how to regain images if iPhone suffers from liquid damage.




Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID

Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

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Step two: Download data from iCloud backup

After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. You can select all to download.


Step three: Scan data

Click on “Photos” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and download data

Now you can select the memos you want and click “Recover to pc”, then the instruction is accomplished.


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