iOS 7 brings a significant overhaul to Apple’s mobile operating system and as such, installing it on the iPhone or iPad needs a major upgrade. However, even a well-engineered upgrade can often fall short and could lead to information loss. It’s for that reason essential to take time and back up information and settings right prior to upgrading to iOS 7. If for any reason you don’t have the data on the iDevice after updating to iOS 7, have a look at the below pointers on how you can recover iPhone or iPad from a previous backup.

There are 2 ways to bring back iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch data after updating to iOS 7. If you made a recent backup via iTunes, merely link the iDevice to the computer system and restore by means of iTunes. You can likewise recover from your iDevice itself by means of 3rd-party ios information recovery software application. By the method, in specific cases after the iOS update, the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch can instantly enter Recuperation Mode. If your iPhone or iPad was instantly put in Recovery Mode after the upgrade, you would’ve to restore it via iTunes. Refer to this troubleshooting short article for a comprehensive treatment on the best ways to get the iPhone from recuperation mode after iOS upgrade.

Restoring from backup made through iTunes

If you choose to bring back from a backup made through iTunes, once you set the iPhone or iPad language and nation, tap ‘Bring back from iTunes Backup’

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NOTE: Before you link the iPhone or iPad to your COMPUTER, run iTunes and browse to Edit > Preferences > Gadgets. Ensure that the “Avoid iPods, iPhones and iPads from syncing instantly” option is checked, then click OK. This will avoid iTunes from overwriting the last iPhone or iPad backup you made with a brand-new one.

Next, link the iPhone to your computer system. As soon as the device appears in iTunes, click it and from the Summary tab click the “Restore Backup …” button. From the next timely, pick the most recent backup and click “Restore”.

Restoring from iDevice by means of third-party ios information recovery software

Above technique is a simple work to recover your iPhone or iPad from the iTunes backup file. Nevertheless, the bad point is that you cannot access and see the iTunes backup file, unless you restore it totally to your device. The third-party iOS data recuperation program that detailedly scans your iPhone or iPad and takes data on it. The Dr. Fone from Wondershare is good utility that helps to scan your iDevice to recuperate information from it, consisting of contacts, sms, pictures, videos, notes, and more. Currently, it works completely with iPhone 5/4S/4 / 3GS/3G, all iPads and iPod touch 5/4.

First, connect your dead iDevice to the computer system and select ‘Recover from iOS device’.


Next you’ve to click the ‘Start Scan’ button to scan. The scan will stop after a few minutes. Found data will be shown in classifications, such as Cam Roll, Image Stream, Contacts, Messages, etc. You can sneak peek each of them one by one, and mark those you want to conserve them on your computer by clicking ‘Recover’. That’s so simple.


Do either of these solutions help you recover your lost information after upgrading to iOS 7