“I cannot restore from my backup, which I made directly before update my iPhone 4S to iOS 8.0.2. All photos in there. Is it possible to restore from backup on pC?” This is a post I read from Apple Support Community and I think maybe some people have the same problem with this user. It’s very frustrating when you are unable to restore to the previous backup with all important data there. Actually, it is unnecessary to be upset and anxious because there is a way to help you restore from backup after update to iOS 8.0.2. What you need is a third party software–iOS data recovery. It is possible to restore from backup on PC.
As to iOS data recovery, there are dozens of such kind of software like iFonebox, Dr Fone, etc. Here, we want to take iFonebox as example.
iFonebox is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery, which is helpful to recover your deleted data like contacts, messages, photos, notes, reminders, safari bookmarks, etc. Besides, iFonebox can help you to extract your iTunes backup data. Plus, iFonebox has added new functions to its new version 188.8.131.52–recover encrypted iTunes backup and transfer contacts/notes to iPhone devices directly. Learn more about iFonebox.
How to restore from backup after update to iOS 8.0.2 with iFonebox?
Before you update your devices to iOS 8.0.2, it is necessary and important to backup your iPhone or iPad. Otherwise, you cannot restore and get back the data from backup files. OK, now let’s come to the point directly.
Launch the program. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup. If you want to transfer the backup contacts and notes to your iPhone directly, you can connect the iPhone to PC.
Preview and select the backup data. After automatic scanning, all backup data will be shown in the interface box. Just choose and browse the data you want to transfer and click recover. Then all will be in a folder on your PC. Of course, you can transfer the contacts and notes to your iPhone directly by clicking “Transfer all selected to device”.
iFonebox is pretty functional and convenient to use. With it, to restore from backup is easy as a piece of cake after you update to iOS 8.0.2.