How to Recover Lost notes on iPhone

What happens when you accidentally upgrading your iPhone from iOS 7 to iOS 8? Many iPhone users may lost their iPhone contacts,messages,call history,notes,videos and so on.If your iOS device is upgrade. you can use a free command line program like iPhone Data Recovery to recover lost or deleted data on iPhone 6/5S/5C/4/4S.

iPhone Data Recovery is such a great tool. It is useful for its several features. It has two versions: iPhone Data Recovery (Windows) and iPhone Data Recovery (Mac), you can choose one of them to get back you deleted notes. What’s more, iPhone Data Recovery is compatible to almost every iDevice model, including iPhone, iPad or iPod. As for the ways to the recovery, there are three ways actually, that is to do scanning directly from your iPhone, to restore from iCloud backup and retrieve lost data from iTunes backup file. And while you are recovering you notes, you also can click the other data at the same time which is very convenient. It is time for you to install a trial version to recover your notes.

First of all,you can download the trial version of iPhone data recovery.


Tutorial 1: Directly Recover Notes from iPhone 6s/6/5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS

Step 1.Connect iPhone 6s/6/5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS to the computer

After you install and run the iPhone Data Recovery program, connect your iPhone to the same computer with a USB cable. The program will detect your iPhone automatically and pop up an interface as below.

There are three recovery mode on the top of the interface, here let’s choose “Recover from iOS Device“.

Step 2. Scan lost notes from your iPhone

For iPhone 6/5s/5c/5/4S users, you can directly click “Start Scan” button to continue. The scanning time depends on the amount of your iPhone data.

If you are iPhone 4/3GS, you should click the “Advanced Mode” and enter the scanning mode to allow the program scan your device.

1. Hold your iPhone and Click the “Start” button.

2. Press “Power” and “Home” buttons on your iPhone simultaneously for 10 seconds.

3. When 10 seconds have passed, you should release the “Power” button, but still keep pressing the “Home” button for another 15 seconds.

Then you will enter the scanning mode successfully and t he program will scan all your data as follow.

Step 3. Preview & restore lost notes from iPhone

After the scan, all contents on your iPhone will be listed and displayed in categories. Choose the wanted ones, and save them on your computer with the “Recover to Device” or “Recover to Computer” button. If you only want to recover your notes, you can select “Notes” category. In addition, if you want to recover your photos, contacts, calendars, bookmarks, SMS and other data, you can also mark them and store them on your computer.

Tutorial2: Recover Notes from iTunes Backup of iPhone 6s/6/5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS

Step 1. Select the iTunes Backup of your iPhone to Scan

Run the iPhone Data Recovery program after downloading and installing it on your computer. When you choose “Recover from iTunes Backup File“, you will see an window as follow. Choose the backup file of your iPhone and click “Start Scan” to continue.

Note: Please do not sync your iPhone with iTunes after you lost your iPhone data, or your backup file will be updated and overwritten, so you cannot recover lost data from backup file any more.

Step 2. Recover iPhone notes

After the scan, you can preview all the contents shown in the left column of the interface. If you want to extract your notes or other data, like photos, videos, contacts, etc. you can mark those you want and save them on your computer by clicking “Recover to Device” or “Recover to Computer” button.