How To Extract Only Photos From iTunes Backup?

By | August 10, 2018

The thing is, my iPhone was stolen and need my photos back. They saved on an iTunes backup. I cannot put that backup on to my phone. Is there any way I could get them of that backup? Please help! Thanks!

download only images from itunes backup

One of the best ways to back up the photos on your device is via iTunes. If they were on your phone when you last backed it up to your computer, restoring the backup to a replacement phone should recover them. However, it requires you to erase all the existing data and settings on your device first. Hence in this article, we show you a simple way to gain access to an iTunes backup and extract only photos from it without restoring the device.

As a professional and reliable iOS backup extractor, it’s designed to help you recover as many as 17 file types including contacts, notes, text messages, safari bookmarks, photos, videos, voice memos, phone numbers, QQ messages, WeChat data, WhatsApp data and many more. It also comes with lots of highly useful features:

  • Flexible recovery: Three independent working modes
  • Easy to use: All thanks to its clear and user-friendly user-interface
  • Compatibility: It works for a large arrange of iOS devices, iPhone X included
  • The preview function: It enables you to read all the recoverable data before the progress
  • Selectively recovery: You’re allowed to choose specific data to retrieve without losing any current data
  • Safety: It’s 100% safe and never leak your personal information

This is a valuable lesson for all who do not maintain regular backups of their important data and photos. In addition to downloading only images from iTunes backup, it’s capable of separately transferring the iPhone/iPad/iPod data to your computer. Compared to iTunes and iCloud, it doesn’t take that long and you can check the backed up data at any time you want.

Before we start the instructions, you need to download the program to your computer. 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 restore images from iTunes backup.




Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

Recover from itunes backup

Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Photos” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

Mode one interface

Step three: Recover data

Now you can recover the data you want from backup. Choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc”.



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