In this guide you can will be able to learn how to recover lost or deleted iCloud files. iCloud is cloud storage service from Apple and is relatively easy to use, you don’t need to go through a lengthy learning manual in order to understand various functions. You can perform several tasks such as saving files, documents, images, videos, backup apps, settings and much more on iCloud. All data associated with your account is saved on secure Apple servers. Sometimes, accidentally, you delete some files or data saved on iCloud account, however, it can easily be recovers. Here see how you can restore deleted files on iClouds.
Follow step-by-step instructions below to recover deleted files on iCloud.
1 – Login to iCloud Account
First of all, login to your iCloud account on Mac. If you have two-steps verification enabled, select a device on which you would like to get the verification code.
2 – Verify Account
After selecting the device, wait for a few moments until you receive the verification code and type it into the text box on iCloud.com sign-in section. After entering your iCloud account, click on Settings.
3 – iCloud Settings Options
In Settings, scroll down to the bottom of the settings page. Here you will see the Advanced option with four sub-options for you to pick from to recover different data types on iCloud account. Click on the Restore Files option which will bring up a list of all deleted files within the last 30 days.
4 – Search Deleted Files
On iCloud, all deleted files are arranged according to the date on which they were deleted. You will see the most recently deleted files at the top of the list. You can change file arrangement from sort by option situated at the top-right corner of the page. Click your preferred viewing option according to size, name or date.
5 – Pick Files to Restore
Select files that you want to restore on the iCloud account. Check the box next to desired deleted files or check ‘Select All’ box to select all deleted files to restore and hit Done button.
6 – Sign out
Now sign out of your iCloud account and go to iCloud Drive in Finder on Mac or open the Finder app on iPhone or iPad and tap on iCloud Drive. Here you will see all deleted iCloud files restored back to your account.
That all. You have successfully recovered accidentally deleted iCloud files. For more helpful tutorials, stay tuned. Also, send in your comments below for any queries.