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3 Ways to View and Recover Deleted Safari History from iPhone, iPad, iPod

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2020-03-29 / Update for  iPhone Data

My husband yet again I believe is sleazing around and would like to see what he has deleted off of his iPhone…I just need to know if my suspicions are yet again true so I can make the decision to leave him or not. So, how do I view deleted safari history on iPhone?"

-from Macrumors

Maybe not all of us want to view deleted safari browsing history due to this reason. But no matter why, we can recover deleted safari history from iPhone/iPad/iPod to computer if we want to see them. And this article introduces 3 flexible ways.

What Do We Need:

  • A Windows PC or a Mac.
  • The iDevice whose safari history you want to recover.
  • iPhone Data Recovery.

Way 1: Simple steps to get deleted Safari history back with 3 optional modes.

UltData is a program specializing in iPhone safari history recovery. In addition to recover deleted history on iPhone Safari, it can also retrieve Safari bookmarks, notes,photos, messages (texts, WhatsApp, Tango, Viber), contacts, etc. from iPhone Xs/Xs Max/XR/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/SE/6s (Plus)/6/5s/5c/5. It enables us to retrieve deleted private browsing history from iPhone directly and from iTunes/iCloud backup files, which highly increases the possibility of data recovery.

No.1: Recover Safari History Directly from iPhone/iPad/iPod

The first as well as the commonest way to view deleted safari browsing history is to scan iDevice directly. No need of backup files.

  • Install the data recovery program on your computer and connect iDevice to computer via the USB cable.

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  • Click "Start Scan" to scan the data in your iPhone, iPad or iPod.

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  • Go to "Safari" category in the left section and tick the browsing history. Then click on "Recover" to recover safari history iPad, iPhone, iPod.

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No.2: Recover Safari Browsing History on iPhone with iTunes Backup

Compared with the way above, recovering safari history on an iPad/iPhone/iPod using iTunes backup has its advantages as well. For example, it will be more helpful if iDevice is factory restored, or the browsing history was erased due to iOS update failure. But we have to make sure that we have backed up our wanted safari history.

  • Install the data recovery program on the computer where your iTunes backup is located. Then run it.

  • Select "Recover from iTunes backup files" from the program's main interface. Then select the iTunes backup that you need according to its name and date.

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  • Go to "Safari" on the left and check your wanted safari history and click "Recover".

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No.3: Restore Safari History of iPhone/iPad/iPod via iCloud

If you have synced the safari history of your iPhone, iPad and iPod using your iCloud account, you can use "Recover from iCloud backupfiles" mode as well. It is similar to No.2 way.

  • Install the program on a computer. Specify "Recover from iCloud backup files" mode, and then sign in your iCloud.

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  • All backup files of this iCloud account displays. Select the one you want and click "Next" to download its content.

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  • Check your wanted items in "Category" and hit on "Recover".

Way 2: Find Some Deleted Safari History Under Settings

You can also use the mini trick on iPhone to find some deleted safari history under Settings.

  • Go to Settings on your device. Scroll down, find and click on Safari.
  • Scroll to the bottom, find and click on Advanced.
  • Click on Website Data option and you can find some of your deleted safari histories there.

Way 3: Restore Safari Bookmarks from iCloud

You can also easily restore your Safari bookmarks and reading list via Here's how you can do it.

  • Go to sign in. Click on the Gear icon to open the settings section.
  • Click "Restore Bookmarks" in the advanced section
  • You should see available versions listed by date and time. Click "Restore" to the right of the version you want to restore.

Wait for iCloud to finish restoring Safari Bookmarks and the reading list will appear on all your devices.

I find that it's not so complex to recover deleted safari history with way 1. There are 3 options for us to choose. It's seems more convenient. In summary, this article provided many useful ways for people in need. Choose Tenorshare Ultdata(iPhone Data Recovery), choose simple life style.

  Updated on 2020-03-29 / Update for  iPhone Data

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