How to Restore iPhone Call Logs from iCloud Backup
Want to look over the call logs on iPhone but it's unresponsive? Or the call logs attached in iPhone have been deleted intentionally or accidentally but later require to recover them back? Read this post and find out how to find back lost iPhone call records from iCloud backup files.
Call history always presents users a list of inbound calls, outbound calls and missed calls. Sometimes we are so busy with work that we might miss some calls that are of great importance. We often return calls that have been missed and sometimes save the phone numbers to the contacts list. So to speak, call history is as essential as contacts and other data in our iPhone.
However, iPhone call history risk being lost in some scenarios:
- Lost call logs after iPhone got stolen, crashed, water damaged.
- Lost call logs after erasing them from iPhone for protecting privacy.
- Lost call history after factory reset, iOS upgrade, jailbreaking failure.
Get Lost Call History Back from iCloud Backup
Whatever happens that might lead to call history loss, iOS Data recovery has a way to recovery the call logs from iPhone backup in iCloud. It searches for backups you created with iCloud and find the deleted call logs for you. You can preview the call history in detail and recover what you want to restore from the backup. In addition to call logs, you can also restore other files, including photos, contacts, SMS messages, notes, reminders, Safari History and more. Furthermore, you can use this program to retrieve data from original iOS device (iPhone, iPad, iPod) as well as from iTunes backup.
Now, just download the program and install it on your either Windows or Mac computer, then follow the tutorial below and learn how to restore iPhone lost call history from iCloud backup. This method is used whether your iPhone is functioning well or is damaged and can't be detected and accessed by the computer. If you don't back up your device to iCloud, you can also use this software to restore call logs from iPhone in a direct way.
Step By Step Guide
Step 1: Sign in to iCloud account
Launch the iOS Data Recovery utility on the computer and on the startup interface choose the third recovery "Recover from iCloud Backup File" mode from the left sidebar.
You then will be asked to enter your Apple ID and password to sign up to iCloud account.
Step 2: Select an iCloud backup to download
After logged in, you are given a list of the backups you created with this account. Choose the exact one from where you want to restore your call logs and press the Download button.
You will then be asked what file you want to downloaded in the pop-up dialog box.
Select file types for those you are going to attempt to recover, make sure that "Call History" option is selected. Then, click Next button to begin scanning the backup and downloading the deleted files that meet the configuration options selected.
Step 3: Select the call history that you want to retrieve
Once downloaded, you can click the "Call History" category under "Media" section on the left sidebar to preview the details of call logs on the right pane, including name, phone number, date, location, type and duration.
Next, tick off the call logs you want to get back.
Step 4: Initiate the call history retrieving process
Next, press the Recover button at the bottom-right corner. At this moment, a pop-up appears and you just need to choose an output folder for saving the newly recovered call logs.
After you've chosen the destination, press on the Recover button and the program will commence the recovery process and save the chosen call history to the specified folder on your computer.
Once the process is complete, you can view the call logs in a HTML file on your computer.
If you are using iPhone notes a lot, it will be a disaster to lose all the important notes from your device. iOS Data Recovery is a very helpful application to prevent this sort of thing than happens to you. Best thing is to back up your iPhone data regularly, whether on cloud-based service or locally.