How to recover deleted/lost files from iCloud for iPhone


One of my friends accidentally deleted all his files and photos. We don’t know what to do first and later on, we found a simple way to restore it back using iCloud drive.

How to restore deleted photos using iPhone?

  1. On your home screen, tap on Photos.
  2. Then choose Albums and scroll down.
  3. Under Other Albums, select Recently deleted.
  4. Now you could see all the deleted photos.
  5. From the top right corner tap on Select.
  6. If you want to recover all the photos, tap on Recover All on the bottom right
  7. Or else to select particular photos, tap Select from the top right corner.
  8. Once after the process, hit Recover. It will restore all the photos.

Note: Restoring photos and videos can be done only within 40 days from the deleted period.
How to recover files from iCloud drive?
Note: Make sure the iCloud Drive is enabled on your iPhone.

  1. On your Mac or PC, open a web browser.
  2. Then browser from iCloud.com.
  3. Enter the Apple ID and the passcode to which you want to retrieve.
  4. From the homepage tap on Settings and scroll down to see Advanced option.
  5. Select a restore option that you want to.
  6. Select the files and tap on Restore.
  7. Wait until the restoring gets completed and hit Done.
  8. This process is the same for restoring all data in iCloud Drive.

Recovering files and Photos from iCloud is a simple process. Hope this was useful from you guys. Thanks for reading this article, if you have any suggestions leave that in the comment box.

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