How to Recover Deleted/Lost Notes on iPhone after iOS 12/11 Update

When you stay with your iPhone nearly every minute, you must have put some useful tips or information in your notes. Notes can be vital sometimes because it carries our private information. Do you have such annoyance like:

1. Lost/Disappearing Notes After iOS 12/11 Update

2. Notes Permanently/Mistakenly Deleted Without Backup

But from now on you don’t need to worry about it! We’ll introduce 3 fit-all ways for you to recover notes on iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/6S/SE/6 after iOS 12/11 Update.

Way 1: Directly Recover Lost Notes on iPhone after iOS 12/11 Update without Backup

Way 2: Optionally Extract Lost Notes from iCloud Backup

Way 3: Restore Only iPhone Deleted Notes from iTunes Backup

Way 1: Directly Recover Lost Notes on iPhone after iOS 12/11 Update without Backup

Most people do not regularly backup their data. But they can recover their lost notes on iPhone without backup using Tenorshare UltData (iPhone Data Recovery). Here’s how it works.

1: Download UltData on your PC or Mac. Run it and connect your iPhone or iPad to computer.

2: Click “Scan” button to scan your device for lost files.

scan your device

3: Once the scan completed, preview and select files you want. Click “Recover” to start data recovery.

choose files

Way 2: Optionally Extract Lost Notes from iCloud Backup

Besides, for those users who haven't got an iTunes backup for your iPhone, you can also use iPhone Data Recovery to download and extract your lost notes on iPhone from iCloud backup.

1. Select recovery mode and log onto iCloud
Click the iCloud symbol to switch to "Recover Data from iCloud Backup File". Then enter your iCloud account and password (Apple ID) and click "Sign in" to log in.

2. Scan iCloud backup
According to backup name, backup date, backup size and iOS version, select your backup file and click "Next" to download this backup file.
Select the file types you want to restore and click "Next", and then start the downloading. Click "OK" when it completes.

3. Preview and extract files from iCloud backup

sign in icloud

Way 3: Restore Only iPhone Deleted Notes from iTunes Backup

This method requires that you’ve made a backup for your iPhone with iTunes and iTunes will wipe all the current data on your iOS devices. So an alternative way we’d like to introduce here is using Tenorshare UltData. You can choose any file you’d like to retrieve.

1. Download Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery on your PC or Mac.
2. Run it and connect your iPhone to computer.
3. Select “iTunes Backup File” to scan.

Choose "Recover Data from iTunes Backup File" on the interface.

recover data from itunes

4. Select Backup Files
Select your iPhone backup files and click "Start Scan" to start iTunes backup extracting.

5. Preview the Notes
Preview the notes and check those you need. Then click "Recover" to save.

preview notes and recover

Hope these tips provided in this post would be helpful when you are experiencing the notes disappearing after iOS 12/11 update problem on your iPhone. If you have met any other data loss issues, please contact us at any time.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iOS 11 Update Follow @Jerry Cook