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How to Recover Deleted Notes on iPhone?

The aim of this article is to show iPhone users how to recover deleted notes on iPhone with and without backup file. After the big update in iOS 11, adding scanning and table function, Notes app becomes one of the most practical and easy to use apps that you can write down ideas and any other things on your iPhone. iPhone users now prefer to use the original app on iPhone much than the third party ones. With more and more users are using iPhone Notes, how to recover deleted notes on iPhone becomes one of the most asked question now. Although Apple provides a recently deleted folder for iPhone users who want to get back deleted note from iPhone, it’s still not enough. In this article, I will introduce you all the possible way to recover deleted notes on iPhone. You can easily restore deleted or lost notes from iPhone even you don’t have backup file.

To the iPhone users who don’t have backup file or don’t want to restore their iPhones with backup file, iPhone Data Recover is the program you need. It can scan your iPhone and iPhone backup deeply to find the deleted or lost iPhone notes for you. You can preview the details of the notes and select any of them to recover from iPhone to computer.

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Step 1. Launch iPhone notes recovery

Free download, install and run the iPhone notes recovery software. Connect your iPhone to computer with iTunes. The software can detect your iPhone automatically and show you the basic information of your iPhone.

Step 2. Find your lost/deleted notes on iPhone

For iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS user, please select “Advanced mode” to scan your iPhone to get all your lost or deleted notes found. If you choose the “Standard mode”, the scan is faster but you can only find part of the data.

For iPhone 7 plus/7/6s plus/6s/6/6 plus/5s/5c/4s users, you have only one choice. Click “Scan” button. The iPhone data recovery software will scan your iPhone and all the data is listed on the next interface when it completes the scan.

You can easily go to “Notes” section to find all your lost or deleted notes from note list. The lost or deleted notes will be marked as red. It is easy for iPhone users to find the deleted one. Or you can use the filter to help. Turn on the filter to show the deleted notes only. If you want to recover all the deleted notes, just check all of them and click “Recover” button.

Step 3. Recover notes on iPhone without backup

The iPhone data recovery software will spend minutes to recover your lost/deleted notes to your computer. The time of recovering depends on how many notes you choose to recover.

How to recover lost or deleted notes from iPhone iTunes backup files

If you synced your iPhone with your iTunes before you deleted your notes from it, you can recover your deleted notes from iTunes backup file. iTunes will make a backup file when you sync your iPhone with it. The backup file contains all the data and settings on your iPhone.

Step 1. Choose your iTunes backup file

Run the iPhone data recovery and choose the second option “Recover from iTunes Backup”. You will see a list of iTunes backup files. The software will show you all the backup files on your computer. Choose the latest one from your iPhone and click “Scan”.

Step 2. Scan and find your lost notes

The iPhone notes recovery software will take some time to scan your iTunes backup file and list all the data classified. You can find your lost or deleted notes from “Notes” section. Find the notes you want to recover and check them all.

Step 3. Recover iPhone notes from iTunes backup file

Click “Recover” button to start the recovery

How to recover notes from iPhone iCloud backup?

Step 1. Launch iPhone data recovery and log in your iCloud account

Run the software and choose the last option for recovering iPhone notes – Recover from iCloud Backup. You will lead to the page of log in iCloud account. Please log your iCloud account.

Step 2. Download the iCloud backup file to scan

Choose the latest iCloud backup file from your iPhone to download. Turn your internet connection before you click download, if you do not connect to internet. Scan the downloaded iCloud backup file. Just like the first two ways to recover, all the data from the iCloud backup file will show up in the next interface.

Step 3. Find lost/deleted iPhone notes from iCloud backup

You can find your deleted notes from the data list >Notes section>deleted notes here.

Step 4. Recover lost notes from iPhone iCloud backup file

Click “Recover” to begin the recovery process. You will regain all the recovered notes from the bad iPhone.

Tips:If you are running iOS 9 or higher version, you can add password to notes on your iPhone. If you lost or accidentally deleted notes with password on iPhone, you can also use this iPhone Data Recovery software to retrieve them. But you need to enter the password to read the contents of your notes.

It’s not a hard thing to do, while you can find iPhone data recovery is the last choice for this kind of condition – recover notes from iPhone. In order to use the second and third, you need to have iTunes and iCloud backup file. If you have any other suggestion or question on how to recover deleted photos from iPhone, please leave us your comment below. We will discuss your requirement.

Part 4. Recover Deleted Notes on iPhone Directly

In the latest iOS version, Apple provides users an option to recover deleted notes on iPhone directly within 30 days. This means you can find and recover the notes you deleted 30 days ago without any assistant. All the deleted notes will be saved in a folder called “Recently Deleted”. You can find the folder easily in the Note app and recover deleted iPhone notes here. While after 30 days, system will automatically remove your deleted notes permanently.

  • 1. Go to “Notes” app on your iPhone and find the “Recently Deleted Folder”.
  • 2. Click “Edit” button on the right side. Now you are allowed to select the deleted notes easily.
  • 3. Click “Move to” option at the lower part of the interface, you need to select a folder you have created where you want to save the recovered iPhone notes.
  • 4. Return to the folder you saved your recovered notes, you can find the deleted notes here easily.

If you can’t find the deleted notes you want to recover, you still need to use iPhone Notes Recovery software to scan your iPhone or iPhone backup file and recover deleted notes on iPhone for your.