Read this post:“i have backed up my iphone on itunes then i deleted some files from the phone then i wanted to restore from itunes to retrieve those files back i pressed the restore backup button the phone restarted to find that the itunes overwritten the old backup with a new backup and restored that new backup although the icloud backup is turned on to prevent the itunes from backing up automatically ,now i lost the old backup and the files and i dont have it on the icloud too ….so i rly need help guys to get those files back or the back up. plzz help me ..thx. iPhone 5s, iOS 8.1.2”
This user wanted to restore some deleted files from iTunes but found that the backup which contains the deleted files has been overwritten. So he failed to retrieve the deleted data from the iTunes backup. Is there any chance to find the lost iTunes backup? Of course it is possible to find and retrieve lost iTunes backup. Keep reading and learn more in case you need such information next time.
It is quite troublesome when you lost iTunes backup files. However, I happen to find that iFonebox is able to help you find and retrieve lost iTunes backup files. I think maybe most people are familiar with this software. Briefly to say, it is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery, which is helpful to recover the deleted data like contacts, messages, notes, reminders, etc from your iPhone or iPad. Plus, it is supportive to extract iPhone or iPad data from your iTunes backup files.
So how to use iFonebox to find and retrieve lost iTunes backup?
Then you can run iFonebox and choose Recover from iTunes Backup. And you will see a window as the following picture:
From the picture, you can find that all iTunes backup files are there, including the date you backed up your iPhone. So you have a choice to preview the detailed backup data. After you choose one iTunes backup, iFonebox will scan the data automatically and then, all data in the backup will appear in the main interface box.
Note: iFonebox is also helpful to recover the deleted data from your iPhone, so you can try to use it to scan your iPhone or iPad directly. There are larger chances to find your deleted files.
This is the process to find and retrieve lost iTunes backup. Any questions here?