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How to Open iPhone Backup (For iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S)?

2015-10-14 17:00:39/Posted by Alleny Gavinto iOS Recovery Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

Does it ever occur to you that under what circumstances should you open up your iPhone backup? We can name a list about the situations. When your iPhone was stuck in the recovery mode, it may cause the deletion of your iPhone; when your iPhone got black screen of death or displaying white apple, you may lost the data on it and you have no way to view important iPhone data; your iPhone will be locked if you forget the passcode, and you have no access to your contacts, messages, videos, photos, notes and more. Your iPhone data can also get lost when you jailbreak it or operating an iOS upgradation. The worst of all is that your iPhone is stolen or lost and you can't find the files on your iPhone. In a word, when the data are deleted or removed, you'd better open the iPhone backup. How to open up the iPhone backup and recover the lost data on it? Actually, iTunes can help you manage that. But iTunes has a shortcoming that you don't know what you previously backed up in it until the current data overwrite the old ones. So you will need a third party tool which allows you to recover the data you want selectively insteading of the entire data including the useless. This article is going to show you the best method to open iPhone backup handily with a professional program to restore the deleted data on iPhone. With it, you can choose the files you need in a efficient way.

Steps to Open iPhone Backup File Easily

This is the software strongly recommended for you - MobiKin iPhone Data Recovery (Windows 8/7) or MobiKin iPhone Data Recovery (Mac OS X). You can download a free trial version to have a try first. Both Windows version and Mac version are available. We will take the Windows version as an example here.

First, you need to download and install the software on your computer. Then launch the program directly and choose the mode "Recover from iTunes Backup File". Select your iPhone backup file and click "StarScan" so that the program will begin to scan the data.

Then you can see the parameter and data of you iPhone displayed on the main interface of the popped up window.

As the contacts and SMS messages are the most important data you want to recover if you iPhone is lost, we will tell you how to recover the two folders with this program. For other data, you can take the steps similarly.

Click "Contacts" or "Messages" on the left column, then you can see the detailed information on the right panel. The deleted contacts or messages are marked in red color, if you want to restore the deleted ones, you can tick them, and if you want to retrieve all of them, you can mark them all and hit "Recover" to save them on your computer.

Now you have had an overall awareness of why and how to open the iPhone backup. If you are interested in it, you can download a free trial version to test it. Click the blue icons below to install it on your computer.

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