If you have restored your iPhone 4S, then you will probably lose all your data. But, there are ways using which you can recover or restore the data on iPhone 4S. Here are some easiest methods for iPhone 4S data recovery.
Method 1: Recover Data using iTunes on a Mac
If you have already backed up your iPhone 4S data to your computer, then make use of the following steps to recover your data.
Step 1: From the official Apple site, download and install the latest version of iTunes on your system.
Step 2: Open iTunes and connect your iPhone4s to the computer using a USB cable.
Step 3: Click on your iPhone’s name on the iTunes screen.
Step 4: Click on the Restore Backups button. From the available backups, choose the recent one and then click the Restore button. If you are prompted for Mac’s admin password, enter it and press Restore.
Step 5: Wait until the backup is restored to your iPhone and it syncs with your Mac. Now, you have recovered data on iPhone 4S.
Method 2: Recover data from iCloud backup
To recover your iPhone 4S data from iCloud backup after restoring your phone, use the following steps.
Step 1: On your iPhone, go to the Apps & Data screen.
Step 2: Tap on the Restore from iCloud Backup option.
Step 3: You will be prompted to sign in to iCloud using your Apple ID.
Step 4: After signing in to iCloud, choose the available backup. Make sure to choose the most recent backup.
Step 5: Follow the instructions displayed on the screen to complete the recovery. Make sure that you are connected to Wi-Fi until the recovery is completed.
Method 3: Recover data using a third-party tool
There are several recovery tools available. Download and install a trusted third-party recovery tool on your Mac computer. Then follow these steps.
Step 1: Launch the data recovery tool.
Step 2: Connect your iPhone to Mac using a USB cable.
Step 3: Select your iPhone in the recovery tool.
Step 4: Choose the scan option and wait until scanning is completed.
Step 5: From the scan results, choose the data that you want to recover and click Recover.
Step 6: When prompted, choose the destination to save the recovered data.
Step 7: Once you have recovered your iPhone 4S data, disconnect the phone from your Mac computer.