How can I recover deleted video from iPhone?
I took a video of my son on my iphone 4 and accidentally deleted it. Is there any way to get it back? – Helen
I recently had about 10 videos and pictures deleted from my iPhone. They’re important to me. How can I recover deleted video and pictures from my iPhone? Thanks in advance! – David
This kind of experience is not rare to iPhone users. iPhone brings great user experience but data loss puts users at great risk. Of course, if you’ve taken the right steps, there’s a good chance to recover deleted iPhone video or pictures. Technically speaking, each time you sync your iPhone with iTunes, there’ll be a file called .sqlitedb automatically generated by iTunes on your computer. With a smart iPhone video recovery tool, you can take your videos out of the .sqlitedb backup file.
Steps to recover deleted videos on iPhone
Download an iPhone video recovery program: Wondershare Data Recovery for iTunes
This iPhone data recovery software allows you to recover deleted videos from iPhone, as well as previous photos, text messages, notes, call history and calendar, no matter you’re using iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS or previous versions.
First things first: Don’t sync your iPhone with iTunes any more when you find your video lost, or the backup file will be updated and you can’t get the lost video back.
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Step1. Select the device backup to scan
When running the program on your Mac, you’ll get the interface as follow. Now you are in front of the backup files for the device. Just choose the one of your iPhone and click “Scan” to extract the content from your iPhone backup file.
Note: The number of backup files you get here depends on how many Apple devices you’ve synced with iTune before.
Step2. Recover deleted iPhone videos
After the scan, all contents of the backup are extracted and displayed. You can check the video, generally in .mpeg format, and save it on your computer by clicking “Recover” on the top menu.
To avoid losing your iPhone video, immedate backup is very important and useful. Everytime when you shoot videos with your iPhone, do remember to backup them on your computer first.