Recover iPhone 11/11 Pro Data after Factory Reset

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Recover iPhone 11/11 Pro Data after Factory Reset

I believe most of the iPhone users have ever performed a factory reset in order to fix some iOS bugs or just to gain a better experience. However, the biggest effect would be data loss. Important photos, messages, videos and more are all wiped out. If you’ve backed up via iTunes or iCloud, don’t worry, here is a very useful guide on how to recover iPhone 11 data after factory reset.

Method 1. Enter Recovery Mode on iPhone 11/11 Pro

As we all know, an iPhone's recovery mode is a fail-safe troubleshooting mode. That’s to say, we can put our device in recovery mode and then set it up again from iTunes backup to device without erasing data. Certainly, you should make sure that you’ve ever backed up phone data via iTunes before to avoid losing data permanently.

1. Make sure you have the latest version of iTunes.
2. If iTunes is already open on your computer, close it first.
3. Your iPhone will only be restored to the latest backup on your computer. Other data that on your phone instead of on the iTunes backup file will be lost.

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Step 1Connect iPhone 11 to computer via USB. Press and quickly release the Volume Up & Volume Down button. Then, press and hold the Side button until the recovery mode screen show up.

Step 2iTunes will automatically recognize your iPhone is in recovery mode. Therefore, when you see ‘Update’ and ‘Restore’ option. Tap ‘Restore’ option to find back the original settings.

Method 2. Recovery iPhone 11/11 Pro Data from iTunes Backup

Syncios Data Recovery also lets you access to and export the iTunes backup file on your computer. If you only want to recover these data to computer instead of iPhone 11, there’s even no need to connect your iOS device with the computer.

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Tool Required: Syncios iOS Data Recovery

Syncios iOS Data Recovery — recover your lost photos, messages, contacts, as well as App data like WhatsApp conversations, iPhoto, Instagram etc.

  • 3 recovery modes to retrieve data from your iDevice, iTunes backup and iCloud backup.
  • Preview what you've found before performing recovery.
  • You can choose to extract found data to PC or put them back to device
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Step 1Go to ‘Recover from iTunes Backup File’ module. As you can see, all iTunes backup files are listed in the page. You can choose one that you want to recover and click ‘Next’ option.

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Step 2You can see types of data, such as camera roll, app photos, contacts, WhatsApp messages, calendar, bookmarks and more on the left penal of the page. If you have too much information on phone, you can input file names or file formats that you remember to "Search" box on the upper right interface to find data quickly.

Step 3After checking data that you want to recover, you have two options ‘Recover to computer’ and ‘Recover to iPhone’ can be chosen.

Method 3. Recovery iPhone 11/11 Pro Data from iCloud Backup

iCloud is commonly used by iOS users, although it has limited storage if don’t pay for it. And next we will tell you how to recover iCloud backup files to iPhone 11.

Step 1First of all, go to ‘Recover from iCloud Backup File’, then sign in your Apple ID. Tap ‘Login’ option.

Step 2Choose one device name and click ‘Download’ option. A pop-up window will appear to ask you check types of data you need. Click ‘Next’ option to download the data. Once these data being downloaded successfully, you can choose each tab and view the detailed information. If you’re going to recover them to your iPhone 11, click ‘Recover to iPhone’ option.

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Now you know how to recover iPhone 11/11 Pro data after factory reset. You can enter Recovery mode and then restore your phone data through iTunes, which has foreseeable limitations, by contrast, Syncios Data Recovery allows us to recover data from iOS device, iTunes/iCloud Backup to both phone and computer.