Lost or broken your iPhone, iPad or iPod? Deleted something important? Failed iOS update?

iPhone Backup Extractor can recover it all for you. From iTunes or iCloud backups, or your iCloud account. Even if the backup is corrupted.

See our plans

Watch a quick overview of how iPhone Backup
Extractor can help get your data back (0:55)

iPhone Backup Extractor works with:

  • iPhone X, Xr & Xs Max
  • iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
  • iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
  • iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
  • iPhone SE and 6
  • iPhone 5, 5S, 5C
  • iPhone 4, 4S
  • Phone 3G, 3GS
  • iPad (all versions)
  • iPod Touch
  • iOS 12
  • iOS 11
  • iOS 10
  • iOS 9
  • iOS 8
  • iOS 7
  • iOS 6
  • iOS 5
  • iOS 4
  • iTunes backup
  • Encrypted backup
  • Corrupted backup
  • iCloud backup
  • 2FA iCloud backup


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Main screen
Choose what to recover
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You can recover all
WhatsApp messages
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Deleted SMS message?
It can be recovered too!
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Recover Screen Time passcode and restrictions PIN
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Extract Notes to HTML

Recover messages

  • Recover all your deleted or lost iPhone SMS, iMessages, Kik, Hike,
    Viber and Whatsapp messages.
  • Extract iOS messages from unencrypted or encrypted (password
    protected) iTunes backups.
  • Download and retrieve SMS messages from your iCloud backup.
  • Preview all your text messages in a gorgeous HTML or in a structured
    CSV format.

How to recover deleted text messages (00:45)

How to get back all your photos and videos (1:56)

Recover photos and videos

  • Retrieve all your deleted or lost iPhone photos and videos from your
    iTunes backup.
  • Easily download all images and videos stored in your iCloud backup.
  • Recover photos and videos even from specific apps from your iTunes or
    iCloud backup
  • Once extracted your photos and videos you can restore them with

Recover contacts

  • Get your lost iOS contacts in a CSV file or choose to extract them as
  • Extract contacts from your iTunes backup or download your contacts
    directly from an iCloud backup.
  • Easily put your contacts back on your iPhone in just a few steps

How to recover deleted contacts (2:12)

Recover data from any application (like games or messages)

Recover app data

  • Extract app data from your iTunes or iCloud backup, or iCloud account.
  • Retrieve game scores, pictures, messages, chat history, app settings and all your app data files.
  • Candy Crush scores, WhatsApp pictures, Skype chats, Gmail app settings and more, accessed in just a few clicks.

Recover everything else

  • Calendar entries, notes, recordings, voicemails, call history, location data,
    Safari bookmarks and more.
  • Recover your parental control Screen Time passcode from your iPhone or iPad backup.
  • Delete, replace or add a file to your backup so you can restore it
    afterwards with iTunes.

Go ahead. Try it out!

See how much you can recover with iPhone Backup Extractor

Hanna Aase on TrustPilot
“It downloaded over 30,000 of my messages, as well as old voicemails from my grandma. I know I will appreciate having them later on.”
Louis Cinquanto on TrustPilot
“As a forensic examiner, obtaining Digital Evidence in a reliable timely way is critical. It literally does a better job overall when compared to tools that cost $1,000s.”
Leo Xiaolong Li on TrustPilot
“It did help me recover restrictions passcode without resetting my iPhone!”

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iTunes support

Works with Windows and Mac

Customer support

Preview iCloud device list



iCloud and iTunes support

Works with Windows and Mac

Customer support

5 iCloud devices


This is iPhone Backup Extractor, think of it as a "personal forensics" utility. It's pretty awesome.

Jonathan Zdziarski

Forensics and iOS expert

For business and pro users


25 iCloud devices

High priority customer support

Commercial license

All benefits of our premium plan

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