“I need some help. My iPhone was crashed always after I updated iOS 10 on it, to get it to work again, I decided to factory reset the device. All my iPhone data was gone after restoring to factory settings. However, I was regret that I forgot to backup my phone before the resetting. Now I want to restore the contacts list and some photos from it. How can I do?” – Ivy
A factory reset can be a good way to fix an crashed device but as you've found out, it leads to data loss and unfortunately, it is hard to recover the wiped data if you didn't have a backup. Frankly speaking, it is impossible to recover data directly from a factory reset iPhone, you can’t restore the wiped data on device by your own. Those who claim that they can recover data directly from iPhone after factory reset are frauds. Nonetheless, it’s possible to restore the deleted iPhone with the help of some professional tool. This article will show you a perfect way help to recover deleted iPhone data after restoring to factory settings.
Restore Deleted iPhone Data after Restoring to Factory Settings
You can use third-party software programs such as iPhone Data Recovery to restore deleted data from iPhone after restoring to factory settings. The specially designed utility tool for iOS devices helps in retrieving data from your device directly without backup, recover from iTunes backups and iCloud backups. The recoverable kinds of iOS data including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, notes, calendars, reminders, WhatsApp data & attachments, apps and more. iPhone Data Recovery gives the chance to recover deleted iPhone data that you may have lost due to: factory reset, iOS upgrade (including iOS 11), jailbreak issues, virus attacks, deletion, broken device, etc,.
How to Restore Deleted iPhone Data after Restoring to Factory Settings
Step 1. Run Program and Connect iPhone to the Computer
Install and Run iPhone Data Recovery on your computer and then connect iPhone to the computer using a USB cable, it will be detected very soon. In the home page of program choose "Data Recovery" and then click on "Recover from iOS Device" mode to go on.
Step 2. Select File to Scan by Program
Now you should choose the files to recover then click on "Start Scan", to start the scan process of recovery. You are allowed to click more than one files to scan by program at one time if you need.
Now the program will begin to scan data on your iPhone.
Step 3. Recover Deleted Data from iPhone after Restoring to Factory Settings
In the last step, you are allowed to preview all the recoverable iPhone data. You will be able see files name in the list on the left of the window. Select the data under files and then click on "Recover" to save the selected data to the computer.