How to Recover Deleted iPhone Notes or iPad Notes?

The Notes app offered by iPhone or iPad helps iOS users a lot in taking notes, keeping diaries,  keeping a shopping list, keeping accounts and passwords, drawing and other stuffs. This Apple app makes life much easier! And if you are careful enough, you will notice that the data most people save on the Notes file is rather important and confidential, with personal info and privacy. Imagine that those notes get deleted or lost by whatever reasons, you will be suffering. You must be extremely eager to get them back. But how to recover deleted iPhone notes?


The company, Apple, has also been aware of the trouble of its users’ losing notes on iPhone and iPad. So you can find that the latest versions of the Notes app now offers an undelete feature, allowing its users to recover deleted notes on their iOS devices. But the undelete feature only works for deleted notes that are gone within a reasonable time frame. Well, in general, you’ve got 30 days before the deleted note gets erased permanently. If the time frame exceeds 30 days, this undelete feature will not able to help you.

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Optionally, you can also recover deleted iPhone notes with the help of iTunes or iCloud, as long as you’ve made full backup of your iPhone. And iTunes or iCloud backup should be the first choice whenever you delete or lose data on your iOS device. But you can’t deny that these two methods has their own limitations as below:

You must have made an iTunes or iCloud backup in advance.

Rather than only the deleted notes, all data that have been backed up will be restored to your iPhone.

There is only 5 GB of free storage for each iCloud ID, which means once you run out the 5 GB, you won’t find the notes backup there.

Apart from above ways, there is another way to recover deleted iPhone notes - you can make full use of iPhone notes recovery app such as iOS Data Recovery.


Why iOS Data Recovery?

Enable you to recover various type of data including notes, messages, contacts and media files

Recover deleted notes due to mistaken deletion, formation, iOS damage, update failure, jailbreak failure, etc

Support almost all models of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Offer a preview feature to preview deleted files before recovery



How to recover deleted iPhone notes using iOS Data Recovery?

Step 1: Run iOS Data Recovery

Run iOS Data Recovery and choose “Data Recovery” when you get to the user interface of this iPhone notes recovery app.


Step 2: Connect iPhone with PC

Connect your iPhone with the computer where you’ve installed the iPhone notes recovery app. You can simply plug the iPhone to the PC via USB cable. Once you do that, the program will detect your iPhone.


Step 3: Choose “Recover from iOS Device”

Now you will need to choose “Recover from iOS Device” if you don’t have made backup to iTunes or iCloud.

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Step 4: Recover Deleted Notes from iPhone

Following above, you will see the scanning results with deleted files in red. You can select and preview the files and once you select the files and click “Recover”, iOS Data Recovery will begin to recover deleted iPhone notes immediately.