How to Retrieve Deleted Files on iPad without Backup?

Speaking of how to retrieve deleted files on iPad, it is the first choice for iOS users to get data back by using iTunes backup file. If you have backed up all your iPad data, you are a lucky guy because you have the safest and easiest way to restore your missing iPad files. However, if you mistakenly delete crucial data such as photos, contacts and bookmarks, from your iPad suddenly and you don't have any backup, iTunes, the great free iPad recovery solution, will be insufficient.


Is there any data recovery tool for iPad users to retrieve lost iPad data without iTunes backup? Yes, there is! Fortunately, you can use some third party recovery apps which enable you to salvage accidentally deleted files from iPad and those apps have no requirement for backup! Here we will take iOS Data Recovery as a sample for you to refer.


How to Retrieve Deleted Files on iPad without Backup by Using iOS Data Recovery



Step 1. Connecting

You should open iOS Data Recovery on your computer and then connect your iPad to the computer via USB cable.

PS: you need to disable the automatically syncing option on iTunes in advance.


Step 2. Clicking

You are required to click on "Data Recovery" button and select "Recover from iOS Device" option.

how to retrieve deleted files on iPad 

Step 3. Scanning

You need to click on "Start Scan" button to initiate the process of device scanning. Your deleted or lost files on iPad will be loaded on iOS Data Recovery in a few minutes.

 how to retrieve deleted files on iPad - scan device

Step 4. Previewing

You can preview data that are lost or deleted in the following window. Besides, you can type a keyword in the search box to seek a specific content.

how to retrieve deleted files on iPad - preview scanned files 

Step 5. Recovering  

You are supposed to tick the desired iPad data when you see them. And the last thing that you should do is to click the "Recover" button in the lower right of the screen in order to retrieve data from iPad.

how to retrieve deleted files on iPad - start recovery 

Note: the selected data will be recovered to your computer defaultly. When you restore data like text messages, iMessage, contacts or notes, you will see a pop-up window prompting you to choose either "Recover to Computer" or "Recover to Device". Choose "Recover to Device" option if you solve the problem about how to retrieve deleted files on iPad to iOS device.