How To Recover Data From Your Water Damaged iPhone?

Damaging your iPhone is certainly one of the worst things to happen to you, more so because of the data loss. Water damage in iPhones is unfortunately quite common among users across the world today. You carry around your world on your iPhone – all your important documents, music, private and confidential data, contacts, reminders, notes and much more. Before you begin to panic, let me tell you that there’s an easy way to do this with Dr.Fone.

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With this brilliant software, your can recover data from your iPhone SE, 6S Plus, 6S, 6 Plus, 6, 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, 4 and 3GS. It lets you preview and selectively recover contacts directly from your phone, iTunes backup as well as your iCloud backup. When you retrieve your contacts, you can get hold of all the important info such as the names, emails, job titles and companies. So, whether your iPhone has been broken, wiped off all its files or upgraded, you can be confident that you will not lose your precious data.

How To Recover Data From Your Water Damaged iPhone?

First off all, check to make sure that your iPhone is really water damaged. You can do this by taking a look at your phone’s liquid indicators. If there is water damage, you will see a red dot. Don’t forget to turn off your iPhone before you check the liquid indicators.

There are two ways to recover your data:

Solution 1. Recover Data from iTunes Backup

Step One: Launch Dr.Fone on your computer. Then, click on the “Recover from iTunes Backup Files” button. This will cause all your iTunes backup files to show up on your computer. Select the one for your iPhone. Then, hit the “Start Scan” button. This will start extracting the data.

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Step Two: Once the extraction is complete, use the program to preview your files. You can select which ever file you want, and then recover it.

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Solution 2. Recover iPhone Data from iCloud Backup

Step One: Alternatively, you can click on the “Recover from iCloud Backup Files” button.

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Step Two: Then, sign in to your iCloud account. After that, select the backup files for your iPhone and download them to your computer.

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Step Three: Once the download is complete, scan the files to extract them. Then, you can easily preview your files and select the ones you wish to recover.

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Concluding Words

The fact that you can recover your files makes damaging your phone so much less of a hurtful incident! Until you have a new phone, just follow these steps to quickly and easily recover your data with Wondershare Dr.Fone. I hope you were able to recover data from your water damaged iPhone with ease. Do try it and if you come across any difficulty then do let me know by commenting.