How to Recover Lost/Deleted iPhone/iPad/iPod Notes on Mac

Recover Lost/Deleted iPhone/iPad/iPod Notes on Mac
"I've lost several important notes on my iPhone 5. How to recover deleted notes on iPhone? If possible, I want to retrieve deleted notes on iPhone from MacBook Pro for future saving." - Lily

Apple makes the life convenient with its iOS devices like iPhone, iPad, and iPod. Taking notes is one of their great features. We need this function because we are afraid of missing important meeting, party, birthday, etc. for the coming days. With it, we can take notes anytime and anywhere, making our daily life work in a planned way. However, we may lose notes due to wrong operations, updating, jail-breaking, device crash and so on. How can you get notes back in a secure way when running into some unexpected situations? Actually, a third-party program can solve your problem. Most iOS data recovery software owns the capability to retrieve deleted/lost notes from iPhone, iPad and iPod. But make sure that won't make badings worse. You'll never know whether these programs will do harm to your devices or not. And here, we'd like to sincerely recommend a professional Mac iOS notes recovery tool to recover deleted notes on iPhone from Mac. It is also a safe iOS data recovery app to help you recover other lost files from iPhone, iPad, and iPod on Mac, including contacts, photos, videos, call history, calendar, text messages and more. Besides, it enables you to retrieve notes and other iOS data files from iTunes and iCloud backup files. Here let's learn how to use the full-featured program to recover deleted notes on iPhone from Mac step by step.

Method 1: Directly get back deleted notes from iPhone/iPad/iPod

For iOS 9.3, you can directly get back the deleted notes from the device. Tab "Notes" > "Folders" > "Recently Deleted". This feature can permanently keep your deleted notes for 30 days. If your problem has not been solved, FoneLab, the professional iOS Notes Recovery for Mac, can help you. First, you should download and install it on Mac.

Step 1Connect your iPhone/iPad/iPod

Plug your iOS device into Mac via USB cable. And here, we take iPhone 6 notes recovery as an example.

Connect Your iPhone/iPad/iPod before Note Recovery

Step 2Scan the iOS device

Click "Start Scan". Within seconds, all files will be scanned and listed in catagory in the left column, including notes.

Scan the iOS device to Recover Deleted iPhone Notes

Step 3 Select target notes

Tab "Notes", and you will find all existent and deleted notes are listed in two different colors. Highlight the notes you want.

Select target notes to Get back iPhone Notes from Mac

Step 4Recover deleted notes

Click "Recover" to retrieve notes as an HTML file to the destination folder.

How to Recover Deleted Notes on iPhone

If you want to get back photos from iPhone/iPad/iPod on Mac, this smart Mac iOS data recovery can also do that for you. This method helps you to restore iPhone files.

Method 2: Scan suitable iTunes backup and retrieve the lost iOS notes

If you ever made an iTunes backup for your device, you can also turn to iTunes for deleted notes. With this advanced software, you are able to view and manage iTunes backups as well.

Step 1Choose iTunes recovery mode

After launching the brilliant software, choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File".

Choose iTunes Recovery Mode to Recover Deleted Notes on iPhone

Step 2Scan the target iTunes backup

In the main window, you can highlight the iTunes backup for your iDevice and click "Start Scan". For seconds, click "Notes" from the left category and check the notes in the right interface. Click "Recover" and retrieve the target notes.

Scan the target iTunes backup before iPhone Notes Recovery

Method 3: Download iCloud backup and restore lost notes

Step 1 Select iCloud recovery mode

Choose "Recover from iCloud Backup File" mode, and sign in to iCloud account with your Apple ID and password.

Select iCloud recovery mode to Recover Deleted Notes on iPhone

Step 2Download the suitable iCloud backup to scan

The software will automatically detect your all iCloud backups on your Mac. Find and download the suitable iCloud backup file.

Download Suitable iCloud Backup to Recover Deleted iPhone Notes

Step 3Choose notes to scan

Select "Notes" from the pop-up window, and tab "Next". Within moments, it will scan your selected iCloud backup.

Choose Notes to scan for iPhone Notes Recovery

Step 4 Recover deleted iOS notes

After scanning the iCloud backup, select the notes you want to get back, and click "Recover" to save them as an HTML file on your Mac.

Recover Deleted notes on iPhone from iCloud

Besides recovering notes, it also supports to recover notes from iCloud. Moreover, if you ever make any iCloud contacts, you can also use this way to download and restore contacts from iCloud backup file.

By the way, iOS 9.3 and higher version enable users to create password for notes. If you want to recover locked deleted notes on Windows computer, you may want to try another popular iOS Notes Backup.

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January 04, 2017 04:32 / Posted by to iOS, Note, Mac
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