There is no denying more and more iPhone users are using iCloud to save their files in order to save more space on their iPhone. After all, the storage capacity of their iPhone is limited. It is highly necessary to transfer files from iPhone to iCloud as a backup. But that does not mean iCloud is the only place where you can back up your important files from iPhone. You can also check this article to learn an ideal place to backup iPhone data. Once you have backed up your files, taking iCloud as example, even if you mistakenly delete important files from iPhone, you can restore your iPhone from iCloud backup within a few simple clicks under the guidance of the below instructions. Moreover, if you want to change your old iPhone to the newest iPhone 6S or 6S Plus, you also need to restore your iPhone from iCloud backup.
If you want to update your old phone to the latest iPhone 6S, it is of great importance to read the below instructions to restore data from iCloud backup to get everything back to your new device. If you simply lose important files from your old iPhone, just read the following part to recover vital files to your iPhone.
(Note: Before opening your iPhone, make sure that you have a stable network environment, which is the key determining whether the restoration from iCloud will be a success or a failure.)
Step 1 . Go to Settings > General > Reset, choose Erase All Content & Settings on your device. It will take you a few minutes to erase all data on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod.
Step 2. In the Setup Assistant, tap the option Restore from iCloud Backup. After that, you may see the right interface, requiring your Apple ID and password on condition that you have set up one. Then just sign in iCloud with your Apple ID.
Step 3. After logging in your Apple ID and password, you will see the below interface. Then you can choose backup files from iCloud and then click the "Restore" option on the top panel. Finally, just wait patiently for the process to be finished. The speed depends on the amount of files you want to restore from your iPhone.
Now, you have successfully restored iPhone files from iCloud backup. As to iPad or iPod, just follow the similar steps. Bear in mind that this way is based on the fact that you have backed up files from iPhone to the iCloud. For those iPhone users who have not backed up files from iPhone to iCloud, you can rely on Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone iPad iPod (Windows Version) and Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone iPad iPod (Mac Version), and then follow the tutorial to restore files from iPhone without iCloud backup in case of sudden data losses.