iPhone X Won’t Restore From iTunes or iCloud [2022 Tricks] – Step By Step

Last Updated on Nov 23, 2020

Get back all the data on your iPhone X using the restore process. Follow the below step if you are getting issues on iPhone X won’t Restore from iTunes or iCloud and unable to restore old Backup from iTunes or iCloud.

All Old backups are very important in future. You can find old backups on Mac or on iCloud using iPhone. We can restore old data to all iPhone using the same techniques that we are using till now. If you haven’t used till now for restore backup using iTunes or iCloud. Follow the guide below for restore on iPhone X using iTunes or iCloud.

We can restore on iPhone using alternate techniques if won’t work in your case or getting the error message “Cannot Restore Backup” and stopped process in-between. 3 Ways:

  • Auto Setup on iPhone X – New iPhone
  • Restore Old Backup to iPhone X using iTunes – New iPhone X & Old iPhone X
  • Restore Old Backup to iPhone X from iCloud – Clean Date and Restore

1 Restore iPhone X from old backup

Steps for Restore Old Backup on iPhone X: Different Techniques and Fixes

Way 1: Auto Quick Setup on iPhone X

Apple introduced new setup feature call auto setup. In this technique, we need to keep both iPhone near as possible. We don’t need to connect new iPhone X on the Same Wi-Fi network. Just Unlock first iPhone (Old iPhone), Get very soon Setup New iPhone Screen.

At the other end see the iPhone X screen, you will get “Quick Start screen.”

1 Quick Start Setup New iPhone X

Tap on Continue on old iPhone also Verifies your Apple ID (Mark this Apple ID, because you need a password for that on new iPhone X: Don’t remember to try this guide and Forgot Apple ID password). Quickly use whenever you need.

Follow the on-screen instruction and complete easy setup for transfer or Restore old backup or Data to New iPhone X without iTunes, iCloud and Third-Party Software.

Check Your Mail Accounts, Messages, Contacts, Photos, Videos, installed apps and more on new iPhone X.

Way 2: Restore Old Backup to iPhone X using iTunes

Don’t use the first method that I have explained above, Try with this for iPhone X won’t Restore completely.

Note: Use Latest Version of iTunes on Mac or PC (Update iTunes on Mac or PC)

Connect your iPhone to iTunes via lightning cable.

Your iPhone will detect on iTunes, Select New iPhone Setup and Pick the last backup that you have taken from old iPhone earlier.

Wait for restore.

On Old iPhone X,

Connect iPhone X to iTunes > Go to Summary Page > Find Backups Section.

3 Restore Backup on iPhone X using iTunes

Tap on Restore Backup button. Choose the latest backup from the backup popup.

Tap on Restore; Now it will take time depends on how large is your Data size?

Way 3: Restore Old Backup from iCloud

Restore from the iCloud screen you will get only on fresh setup on iPhone. Have you latest full backup on iCloud from old or other iPhone model in the same apple ID.

Your iPhone is not new and used, First Erase iPhone X: Go to the Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings.

Leave above two methods. Setup new iPhone with on your iPhone X screen instruction.

When you reach App & Data screen, See Restore from iCloud Backup

1 Restore Data from iCloud on iPhone X

Sign in with your Apple ID and Password.

Select Backup and Wait for restore all backup data to new iPhone X.

Enjoy and start Epic journey with power pack with full data on iPhone X. If you like this article, don’t miss to like and share with on our Social page: Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: jaysukh.pharma@gmail.com [OR] admin@howtoisolve.com

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