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iPad Data Extractor - How to Extract Data from iPad Backup File

To iPad users, there are two official ways to backup data on your iPad – iTunes and iCloud. When you backup your iPad with iTunes, it will backup all the data on your iPad. While for iCloud, it can automatically backup your iPad’s important data with WiFi connection. Both of them will make iPad backup file and save them on computer or cloud. You can get back the backup data with restoring iPad with backup file.

However, after restoring your iPad with backup file, all the new data on your iPad will be wiped and replaced with all the data in the backup file. iPad users complain this a lot. Why not merge the data on iPad and in the backup file? Apple’s answer is NO! Don’t worry. In this article, I will provide you a way to extract the data you need from iPad backup file. In this way, you can both get the data you need from backup file and keep the data on your iPad.

iPad Data Extractor will help you to do this. It can scan your iPad’s iTunes and iCloud backup file deeply and find all the data in them. You are allowed to preview, select and restore any data from iPad backup to computer without restoring iPad or losing data on iPad. You can extract messages, photos, videos, contacts, call history, notes, reminders, calendars, voice memos, voicemail, safari bookmarks, Whatsapp messages and other data in your iPad backup.

There are 2 parts in this article:

How to Extract iPad Data from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Scan iTunes Backup to Find iPad Data

Free download, install and run iPad Data Recovery program on your computer. On the main interface, click “Recover Data from iTunes Backup” option. At the same time, this program will find all the iTunes backup files on your computer and list them on the interface.

itunes backup lists

Find the iTunes backup file for your iPad and click “Scan” button. This iPad Data Extractor program will scan it deeply to find all the data in it. After scanning, you will see all the data in your iTunes backup file on the interface with a data menu on the left side. You can use it to find any data in your iPad backup file and extract them easily.

scan result

Step 2. Extract iPad Data from iTunes Backup

Go to any section on the data menu, you will see all this kind of data in your iPad backup. You can preview, select and recover any of them from this iTunes backup to computer. This iPad Backup Recovery can recover text messages, photos, videos, contacts, call history, notes, voice memos, safari bookmarks, Whatsapp messages and other data from your iTunes backup file to computer.

itunes photos

How to Extract iPad Data from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Download and Scan iCloud Backup to Find iPad Data

After installing this iPad Data Extractor on your computer, select “Recover Data from iCloud Backup” option. You need to log in your iCloud account here in order to find all the iCloud backup files in your account.

log in icloud

Select the iCloud backup file you want to extract data from the iCloud backup file list on the interface. Double click it to begin the downloading.

icloud backup list

Once it finishes the downloading, iPad Data Extractor will scan your iCloud backup deeply and find all the data in it. It will list all the data in your iPad’s iCloud backup on the interface. You can find any data you want to extract with the help of the data menu on the left side.

scan result

Step 2. Extract iPad Data from iCloud Backup

Click the section you want to recover data from on the data menu, you will see the all the data in this backup file on the right side. You can choose any data to preview and then select them to restore. After selecting all the data you want to get back, click “Recover” button. iPad Backup Recovery will extract all the selected data from your iCloud backup file to computer.

icloud contacts

From now on, if you want to extract data from iPad backup, iPad Backup Recovery will do this for you. You can recover any data from iPad backup file without restoring your iPad. So you won’t lose anything on your iPad now. You can use it to recover text messages, photos, videos, contacts, call history, notes, reminders, calendars, voice memos, voicemail, safari bookmarks, Whatsapp messages and other data in your iPad Backup file.