I want to see what is backed up on my iCloud. Is there any way to retrieve the photos from iCloud backup so that I can review them? They’re really important for me. I am still new to iPhone/iCloud so I am not sure how this works. Anyone can help? Thanks in advance!
We all know that you can use a computer and log in to www.icloud.com to see synced data but you cannot view the contents of an iCloud backup. If your lost pictures are included in an iCloud Backup, the only option would be to do a complete restoration. That would result in all of the data on your phone being replaced with the data from the time of the backup. Don’t be upset, as a powerful iOS backup extractor, iFonebox is able to help you easily recover photos from iCloud backup without losing all of the data you have on your device. See some main features of the application:
- The free trial version comes with a preview function
- Retrieve data selectively instead of restoring the whole backup file
- Suitable for almost all kinds of iOS versions, including the latest iOS 11.4 beta
- You don’t have to risk losing any data that means you can always keep the existing data intact
- It’s completely safe and protect your personal information
- You’re allowed to download iCloud backups to my PC or Mac without having an iOS device
In additional to detecting your backup file thoroughly, it also capable of detecting into your device directly, which means you can still have a big chance to get your unexpectedly missing data back even if you don’t have a backup. You can also recognized it as a handy transferring tool. It will be a good helper for you to back up your important data from device to computer for further use. What an amazing tool!
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 extract backed up images from iCloud.
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.
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.
Step four: Preview and download data
Now you can select the photos you want and click “Recover to pc”, then the instruction is accomplished.