Top 3 Ways to Recover Lost iPad Air 2 Videos
Since the new iPad Air 2 released, people are more likely to use iPad Air/iPad Pro as primary camera to record wonderful moments. Sometimes, however, you may lose these videos in your iPad Air 2 because of many reasons like mistakenly deletion, due to iPad broken, jailbreak, water-damaged, or some other times you have to reset the iPad. If you unfortunately suffer this, you then need an iPad Data Recovery software to get back your lost videos from iPad Air 2.
Tenorshare iPad Data Recovery is a professional recovery tool that offers 3 recovery methods no matter how you lost your iPad videos. You can scan iPad Air directly to dig the lost videos; or retrieve the lost videos from iTunes backup and iCloud backup file. Mac OS X users click here to get back your lost videos from iPad.
3 Different Methods to Get Back Lost Videos from iPad Air 2
Method 1: Undelete Videos Directly from iPad Air 2
If you never back up iPad Air 2 before, this direct way is the best choice to you.
Step 1: Connect iPad Air to iPad Data Recovery
Open iPad Data Recovery, the default recovery method is Recover Data from iOS Device. Connect your iPad Air and click Start Scan button to search data.
Step 2: Preview iPad lost videos
The scan completes within a minute, and you can see the scan results of videos and other file types. Highlight the Video type to preview videos.
Step 3: Recover the lost iPad Air videos to computer
Tick the video you lost, or select Check All button at the left bottom to select all videos, and click Recover button to export the videos to computer. You can click Output Setting to change the output path before recovery.
Method 2: Retrieve Lost Videos from iTunes Backup File
If the iPad Air 2 was stolen, fortunately you have backed up the videos in iTunes. iPad Data Recovery can retrieve the lost videos from iTunes backup file.
Step 1: Select iTunes backup
Select Recover Data from iTunes Backup File, all iTunes backup files in iTunes are displayed automatically. Choose the latest backup of your iPad Air 2 and click Start Scan button.
Step 2: Preview iPad videos and restore
Preview videos, check them and click Recover button to restore to computer.
Method 3: Extract iPad Videos from iCloud Backup File
If you have iPad Air backup in iCloud, this method will download data from iCloud backup so that you can extract the lost videos.
Step 1: Log into iCloud
Select "Recover Data from iCloud Backup File" , and enter your iCloud account and password to log into iCloud.
Step 2: Select iCloud backup and file types to download
After you sign in iCloud successfully, iPad Data Recovery lists all backups associated with this account. Select the backup for your iPad Air and click Next button.
Before download starts, you are allowed to select file types. Check Cameral Roll&Video will only download iPad Air photos and videos from the iCloud backup.
Step 3: Restore the videos to computer
After downloading the videos from iCloud backup file, check the videos and click Recover button to restore the lost videos to computer.
A last tip is that iPad Data Recovery restores your lost videos to computer, you can then need an iPad transfer tool to transfer these videos to your iPad Air as they are before lost.