How to Recover/Download iCloud Backup Data after iOS 14/13/12/11/10/9 Update
76% of iOS devices are using iOS 12 as measured by App Store . It is no doubt that iOS 12 has been the best operating system for iOS device until now, unfortunately, recently many iPhone users have faced an issue since iOS 14/13/12/11/10/9 update: iCloud backup is not working in iOS 12 devices, and even lots of third-party software could not recover iCloud backup data after ios 12/11/10 update, just as this following iPhone 8 Plus users described on Apple communities:
"I back up my iPhone 8+ to iCloud every single night. Today I updated to iOS 12 and BAM! my backup disappeared (the one I did just hours before updating). iCloud is showing no backups for my phone, but my phone says it was backed up to iCloud yesterday afternoon…BUT I really need to restore my iPhone to a previous version from before the update to iOS 12...can anyone can help me? Please help! Thank you!"
There are times that we need to restore iPhone data from iCloud backup, or sometimes we are just curious about what kind of data have been backed up in iCloud. Tenorshare UltData has worked out the solution and provides a feasible solution for iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/6 users to retrieve iPhone data from iOS 12/11/10 iCloud backup, which no other third-party products can achieve right now.
The Best Way to Restore Data from iOS 12/11/10 iCloud Backup
Below is a detailed instruction to guide how to download iOS 10/9 iCloud backup data on iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/6.
Step 1. Start iPhone Data Recovery and choose Recover from iCloud backup files
When you launch iPhone Data Recovery, the default mode is Recover Data from iOS Device. Please switch to "Recover from iCloud backup files".
Step 2. Log in iCloud account with your Apple ID and choose iCloud backup file
Enter your Apple ID and password, you will be able to view all iCloud backups that you have backed up since iOS 12.
Step 3. Choose file types that you want to download from iOS 12 backup in iCloud
Step 4. Preview and restore files from iCloud backup files
iPhone Data Recovery will download your files from iCloud backup and display details according to different categories. You can preview details in every classification. If you deleted some important data by mistake from iPhone, and fortunately you have them backed up in iCloud, you can then click "Show Only Deleted" on the bottom to filter.
Choose files that you want to recover and click Recover button. UltData allows recovering files to iPhone directly or restoring to computer as backup.
Apple changed iCloud algorithm since iOS 12 and thus it becomes harder to extract data from iCloud backup after iOS 12 update. If you want to view iCloud details and retrieve data from iCloud backup on iOS 12 device, you should not miss Tenorshare UltData.