Sep 162012

Mistakenly delete photos from iPhone 5 by pressing the “Delete All”? or you just can’t find some precious photos on your iPhone 5? iPhone 5 is formatted but you find some precious photos are lost?

How to recovery lost photo files from iPhone 5? How to retrieve mistakenly deleted photos from iPhone 5? This article introduce easy to use recovery software which supports recovering deleted photos, pictures, videos and audios from iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPhone installed with iOS 6.

Step-by-step Guide: How to recovery lost/deleted photos, video and audio from iPhone 5 from iTunes backup

Step 1: Download photo recovery software for iPhone 5


Step 2: Connect iPhone 5 to photo recovery software

Connect your iPhone 5 to the computer, then you’ll get the interface below.

Note: This photo recovery requires iTunes to install. However, Do Not start iTunes and sync files when running the program to avoid data overwriting. The software can recover deleted data directly from iOS device, or recover lost data from iTunes backup file.

iPhone 5 photo recovery

Step 3: Enter the DFU mode and scan your iPhone 5

Follow the steps below to enter the DFU mode of your iPhone 5 before performing recovery:

1. Hold your iPhone 5 and click “Start”.

2. Press “Home” and “Power” button at the same time when you click “Start”,and hold for 10 seconds. The program will count it for you.

3. After 10 seconds passing, release “Power” and keep pressing “Home” for another 10 seconds.

When you’re told that you’ve successfully entered the DFU mode, the program will automatically scan your iPhone for data as follow.

Enter DPF Mode of your iPhone 5

Step 4: Preview and recover deleted iPhone photos

After the scan, you can preview all found data in categories. To preview your photos, you can choose Camera Roll or Photo Stream. Photos found here are not only those deleted, but also includes those still on your iPhone. If you only want to get those deleted pictures, you can refine the result by sliding the button in the red area on the interface below, to only display deleted items. Mark those you want and click “Recover” to save them on your computer.

Recover Photos, Pictures from iPhone 5