Is it possible to selectively restore iPhone data from an iTunes backup? An iPhone 6 user asked me such a question. He said that he lost only contacts and he wanted to restore only contacts from iTunes backup file. He wandered whether it is possible to selectively restore iPhone data from an iTunes backup. Yes, I think my answer is positive. Keep reading and I will show you my way to selectively restore iPhone data from iTunes backup. Lat’s come to the point directly.
In order to selectively restore iPhone data from an iTunes backup, what you need is not only iTunes backup files, but also iFonebox to extract data from your iTunes or iCloud backup, which enables you to selectively restore iPhone data from iTunes or iCloud backup. But what is iFonebox? Do you know anything about iFonebox?
What is iFonebox?
As we know that iFonebox is famous for its data recovery feature. In other words, it is supportive to recover deleted data like contacts, notes and more from your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch. Plus, iFonebox is capable of extracting and restoring lost data from your iTunes or iCloud backup selectively as I have mentioned above. Of course, one attractive feature of iFonebox is that you can recover deleted contacts and notes to your iPhone or iPad directly. Pretty functional and convenient.
How to selectively restore iPhone data from iTunes backup files?
In order to selectively restore iPhone data from iTunes backup, firstly, what you have to do is to download and install iFonebox. There are two versions optional: Windows versions and Mac version. Certainly, free trial version(for Win and for Mac) is available also. Next are 3 simple steps for you to follow:
- Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup.
- Scan data you need from iTunes backup.
- Preview and select the data you need to recover. After scanning, just preview and then select what you need from iTunes backup, then click Recover to PC or Recover to Device to finish the whole process.
Notes: if you have an iCloud backup for your iPhone or iPad data, you can also selectively restore lost data from iCloud backup.
With iFonebox, to selectively restore iPhone data from iTunes or iCloud backup is no longer a big issue.