on 24 December 18
Many iPhone users ask me about how to retrieve photos from iCloud without iPhone. This question is easy to answer but many iPhone users don't know how to do that. Today, in this article, I will share with you the best way to retrieve photos from iCloud backup file without restoring iPhone.
People have this question when they accidentally delete photos from iPhone or they lose their iPhone. Luckily, they have iCloud backup file. But when they log in their icloud account at www.icloud.com. They find this is not that easy. iCloud.com doesn't have photos of your iPhone. They are included in your iCloud backup file. So you need to download your iCloud backup file and scan it with iPhone data recovery software. Then you can view and recover photos from iCloud by this software.
Now follow my article to learn how to download iCloud backup file to computer and retrieve photos from it.
Step 1. Download iCloud Backup File
Free download, install and run iPhone Data Recovery on your computer. Select the third option and you are allowed to log in your iCloud account. After that, you will see all the iCloud backup files in your account. You need to find the iCloud account you want to download and retrieve photos from. Click "Download" button next to the iCloud backup file. The software will download and scan this iCloud backup file for you automatically.
Step 2. Retrieve Photos from iCloud
After scanning, the software will list all the files in your backup file. There will be a data menu on the left side of the interface. Find "Photos" section on it and enter. You will see all the photos and pictures in your iCloud backup file. You can easily select and preview them. After selecting all the photos you want to extract from iCloud, click "Recover" button. This software will recover photos from iCloud to computer as soon as possible.
Now you have finished retrieving photos from iCloud backup file. You can find them on your computer easily. This iCloud Data Recovery can also restore contacts, videos, messages, notes, voice memos, Whatsapp messages/photos/videos, calendars, reminders, call history and many other files in your iCloud backup file. Try it if you need the data in your iCloud backup file when you don't want to restore your iPhone with it.
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