Notes app has an awesome gesture for Create New note, Delete Note, Move note into another folder or Pin/Unpin notes in iPhone notes app. Here I find out the way to restore or recover Lost or Deleted notes on iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus running on iOS 11.
Yes, it may happen accidentally or intentionally with anyone. that is very embarrassing for you if that notes contains an important data which means a lot to you. But don’t lose hope, there are some tricks and tips from which you can retrieve that notes easily. Here, I had mention four different techniques to recover your lost notes.
- 1 3 Ways to Recover Deleted Notes From iPhone, iPad
- 2 Method 1: Retrieve Notes from Recently Deleted Folder Without iTunes or Backup
- 3 Method 2: Recover Notes From iTunes Backup
- 4 Method 3: Restore Backup from iCloud
- 5 Now we will See How to Restore iCloud backup in iPhone
- 6 After data is restored from iCloud backup set up your device
3 Ways to Recover Deleted Notes From iPhone, iPad
Method 1: Retrieve Notes from Recently Deleted Folder Without iTunes or Backup
The first option to retrieve deleted notes is you can recover your notes within Notes App only. For that you have to check in a Recently Deleted folder within 30 days otherwise you will lose your notes permanently from that folder also.
Just check it how you can get notes from recently deleted folder
1: Launch “Notes App”.
2: Open “Recently Deleted” folder.
3: Now find and choose the Note which you want to recover.
4: On the bottom left corner you have to click on “Move To…” Toggle.
5: Now select the folder in which you want to move recovered files and finally check notes there.
Method 2: Recover Notes From iTunes Backup
There are a lot of advantages if you take daily backup on your iPhone. If you’ve deleted notes from iPhone, you can get those notes from iTunes if you have a backup. In such situations, you will find that taking a regular backup is very helpful. Before restoring a backup you need to update your iOS device to the latest software.
Step1: Turn on the PC/laptop and launch “iTunes”.
Step2: On the screen, you’ll find “Restore Backup” tap on it and restore your latest backup to your iPhone.
Probably you will get your deleted notes from backup. But this technique has a big limitation, if you’re restoring the backup, then it will overwrite on all of your existing files along with settings of your iPhone. Make sure about this because when you take new iTunes backup, it will overwrite your old backup.
Method 3: Restore Backup from iCloud
If you have enabled auto backup on iCloud, then there are more chances of getting your deleted notes. To restore your iCloud backup follow the Steps:
It is mandatory to update the iOS device to the latest version to retrieve data from iCloud. Check whether you have latest iOS or not.
1: Go to “Settings” and then open “General”.
2: Open “Software Update”, if your device is updated,then there is no issue.
3: If it is not then just follow the instruction to update iPhone.
Now we will See How to Restore iCloud backup in iPhone
1: Go to “Settings” and tap on your “Name”.
2: Then “iCloud” and “Open Storage”.
3: Tap on “Manage Storage” to see the size of latest backup to be restored.
4: Now again open “Settings > General > Reset”.
5: Click on “Erase all content and settings”. (after performing this you have to set up your iPhone)
6: Now, Setup iPhone like new “Apps and Data” screen, Choose iCloud backup click on restore backup.
7: Sign in to “iCloud”.
8: Select the latest backup which is to be restored on iPhone.
After data is restored from iCloud backup set up your device
1: Switch on iOS device.
2: Again follow Step 6 and Step 7 and Step 8 to complete the process.
Hope you enjoyed and help to fix your problem on how to recover deleted notes on iPhone.