How to Recover Deleted iCloud Backup

Jean updated on Sep 29, 2020 to iPhone Data Recovery | How-to Articles


Accidentally deleted iCloud backup on your iPhone? No worries. This page tells you how to recover deleted iCloud backup and you can still recover iCloud data without iCloud backup.

Can I recover iCould Data After Deleting iCloud Backup?

When I checked the contacts on my iPhone 11 this morning, I decided to clean out some people I don't need anymore, during which I made a huge mistake that I select all contacts instead of the several and performed the deletion! I took a deep breath, thinking that I might restore the contacts from the iCloud backup. To my surprise, the iCloud backup is also gone! It was deleted the other day I found my phone shows storage full. Do you guys know how to recover deleted iCloud backup so I can restore the backup and recover the lost iPhone contacts?

To recover deleted iCloud backup, you may try this:

1. Open and sign in with your iCloud account credentials;

2. Select Settings;

3. Scroll down to the bottom of the Settings page and click Restore Files;

4. Locate the file you wish to restore, and place a checkmark beside of the file (repeat for as many files as you wish to recover);

5. Click Restore File(s).

Alternate Way to Recover iPhone Data When iCloud Backup Was Deleted

iPhone data can be well protected by syncing to iCloud. In the past years, if you lose the iCloud backup, your loss of data on iPhone would be devastating and irretrievable. Thanks to the fast development of IT technology in recent years, a number of powerful and automatic iPhone data recovery programs emerged. They are developed with the capability to recover any lost, deleted, formatted iPhone data, making data recovery possible even you accidentally deleted iCloud backup.

EaseUS MobiSaver is what I recommend, and it provides three modes to do iPhone recovery: Recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup and recover iCloud backup. Since you deleted iCloud backup, you can easily perform the recovery from the iOS device.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS MobiSaver on your PC and connect your iPhone with it. Choose "Recover from iOS Device" and click "Scan" button.

recover from iOS device when deleted iCloud backup

Step 2. Scan the iPhone data. Wait patiently until the app found and display all your data after finished scanning the iPhone. It may take a while, just depends on the files size on your device.

scan iPhone data

Step 3. Preview and export data from iPhone to PC. Click "file type" on the left side to preview all the found files. Choose the files you want and click "Recover" button to get all of them back at once. You can specify a folder on the computer to save all the recovered data.

recover the lost iPhone data when deleted iCloud backup

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