Find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad [How to]

Find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad, is the way to migrate all the data (mail, Message, contacts, Calendars, Photos/Videos, documents) from your OLD or broken iOS device to New (iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus) or any version of iOS device. iCloud is the best way to restore old backup in your iPhone and iPad. Here you will get step by step guide on how to find and restore past but latest backup in iPhone and iPad.

Note: This tips on Find and restore old iPhone and iPad works on iOS 8, iOS 7, and older iOS. And iPhone version iPhone 6, iPhone 5/5S/5C, iPhone 4/4S.

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Here’s are the steps for find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad

Ways to find old backup in iCloud or iTunes

To see or find list of all backups in iCloud Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup, from there you can see list all the backups date wise.

To see or find list of all backups in iTunes Devices > Restore from Backup > Choose backup from iDevice.

These backups made of Contacts, Colanders, text messages, and personal settings.

Now you have latest backup of old iPhone, iPad on iCloud or iTunes. So you can take restore process with two options.

  1. Using Wi-Fi, iCloud give option to restore backup in your iOS device. From your Device.
  2. Using Lighting cable, iTunes automatically restore your backup when your device connected with your Mac or windows machine.

Ways to Restore old backup in iPhone and iPad – iOS 8/7/6 and older

1 .Restore old Backup in your iPhone and iPad using iCloud

Step 1: Go to the settings

Step 2: Under the settings, tap on iCloud.

Step 3: Now tap on Storage & Backup

Step 4: You can see all the backups taken before this days. , You done successfully find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad from iCloud.

Find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad
Find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad

2 .Restore old backup in your iPhone and iPad using iTunes

Step 1:

Open iTunes in your Mac or windows

Step 2:

Connect your iPhone and iPad with iTunes using lighting cable. (can’t showing or connect in iTunes steps [error])

Step 3:

Your connected devices will automatically appear in device tab option.

Step 4:

Right Pane, Choose Summary> Tap on Restore iPhone/ iPad from Backup

Start restore old backup to iPhone, iPad using iTunes on Mac or PC

Step 5:

Tap on device drop down, from there you have to choose last backup (latest backup).

Step 6:

Tap on restore button. You done successfully find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad from iCloud.

Restore old beckup to iPhone and iPad from iTunes on Mac and Windows
Restore old beckup to iPhone and iPad from iTunes on Mac and Windows

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Conclusion: in this article we have seen how to find latest backup in your iCloud account and iTunes (in your Mac). As you prefer way you can also restore backup in your iPhone and iPad from iCloud and iTunes as of given in above steps. Don’t miss to comment any problem on Find and restore old backup in iPhone and iPad.

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