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How to Recover Lost Data after Upgrading to iOS 11?

You may have lots of reasons for upgrading to iOS 11, but lots of users have complained that data losing happens here and there after upgrading, so you don't know if it is worth to upgrade your iOS system, right? Actually, iOS 11 comes with lots of amazing features which can greatly improve your using experience, so if you want to upgrade but worry about the data losing issue, just do some preparation works and learn how to recover lost data after upgrading to iOS 11, then, all your worries have been solved well.


Preparation You Need to Do before Upgrading to iOS 11

If you have used the iDevice for a period of time, you may have realized the importance of backing up iOS data, right? So, when you're deciding to upgrade to the new iOS 11, you'd better to make a complete backup of your iPhone or iPad. There are lots of ways to backup your iPhone data, here we have divide the methods into 3 ways:


When you have backed up iOS data with one of the above methods, you have greatly reduced the possibility of losing. However, things are not absolute, so if you still find something lost after upgrading to iOS 11, you can follow the below steps to retrieve lost data on iPhone or iPad.

How to Recover Data from iPhone or iTunes Backups As You Like?

In this situation, you need to find a reliable yet professional data recovery software as your life saver, that's why MobiKin Doctor for iOS (Windows/Mac) is strongly recommended here. This program can be worked well as the best iPhone Data Recovery software or iTunes Data Extractor. It allows users to get access to iPhone memory or iTunes backups on PC directly, so you can tick your lost data for recovering as you like. All the process can be done within 3 simple steps.

Here is how:

Step 1. Download and launch the program on your desktop computer, then you'll be required to choose the recovery mode.

- If you wish to recover lost data on iPhone directly, then select "Recover from iOS Device" and connect your iPhone to computer with USB cable. After that, click "Start Scan" to begin the process.

ios data recovery software

- If you have backed up the iOS data with iTunes, then you can try the second mode "Recover from iTunes Backups". In this mode, your iDevice is not required to be connected. You only need to choose the backup file of iTunes and hit "Start Scan" to begin the scanning.

itunes data extraction software

Step 2. When the scanning is finished, you can see an interface like below. Here, you can check the basic info of your iPhone or iPad.

check the info of your idevice

Step 3. Preview all detailed files in the program and tick the data you wish to restore, then click "Recover" button to save them on your PC or Mac.

preview and begin to recover

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