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How to Recover Deleted Photos from iPad

“Hi, I accidentally deleted some important photos from my iPad. This iPad is used by our families to keep our family’s photos and videos. They are really important to us. I really want to get back them. How to recover deleted photos from iPad without backup? Thank you very much!”
Asked Zoe

As you can see from the above question, many iPad users ask the way of recovering deleted photos from their iPad without backup. In this article, I will show iPad users how to retrieve deleted/lost photos from iPad. No matter how you lose the photos from your iPad, after reading this article, you can easily get back them. I will use iPad Data Recovery program here to help you. It can scan your iPad and iPad backup deeply and find the deleted or lost photos for you. You can preview the photos before recovering them from your iPad to computer. Besides photos, it can also recover deleted messages, videos, contacts, call history, notes, reminders, calendars, voice memos, voicemail, safari bookmarks and history, Whatsapp messages and other deleted or lost data from your iPad.

I will show you 3 ways to get back deleted photos from iPad.

How to Recover Deleted Photos from iPad without Backup

If you don’t have backup for your iPad, the only way to recover deleted iPad photos is to use this iPad Data Recovery program. Follow my steps below and get back deleted photos from iPad directly.

Step 1. Connect iPad

Free download, install and run iPad Photos Recovery program on your computer. You will see the following interface. Connect your iPad to computer via USB cable. This program will detect your iPad’s connection and load your iPad to its interface.

interface

Step 2. Scan iPad to Find Deleted Photos

Click “Scan” button on the interface, this recovery program will begin to scan your iPad deeply and find the deleted photos and other data in it. Please don’t disconnect your iPad and wait patiently. The much time will be needed, the much data you have in your iPad. After scanning, this program will list all the deleted data on the interface. You can find the deleted photos with the data menu on the left side.

scan result

Step 3. Preview and Recover Deleted Photos from iPad

Go to “Photos” section on the data menu. You will see all the deleted and lost photos on your iPad. You can choose any of them to preview before recovering. After selecting all the deleted or lost photos you want to recover, click “Recover” button. This iPad Photos Recovery will recover deleted photos from iPad to computer as soon as possible.

ipad photos

The recovered iPad photos will be saved on your computer. You can find them easily. Do remember to backup your iPad photos regularly. So you won’t lose them if you accidentally delete them or lose them after updating iOS version.

If you can’t find the deleted or lost iPad photos in this way, they may be overwritten by the new data on your iPad. You can read the following 2 ways to recover deleted photos from your iPad’s backup file.

How to Recover Deleted Photos from iTunes Backup

iTunes backup contains all the data on your iPad. Of course photos are in it. You can use this program to scan your iTunes backup file and find the photos you want to get back.

Step 1. Scan iTunes Backup to Find Deleted iPad Photos

Run this iPad Photos Recovery program and select “Recover Data from iTunes Backup” on the main interface. You will see all the iTunes backup files on your computer.

itunes lists

Select the iTunes backup file you want to restore photos from and click “Scan” button. This program will begin to scan your iTunes backup deeply and find all the data in it. After scanning, it will list all the data in your iPad’s iTunes backup file with a data menu on the left side.

scan result

Step 2. Recover Photos from iTunes Backup

Click and enter “Photos” section, you will see all the photos in your iTunes backup. You can choose any of the photos to preview and select all the photos you want to get back. After that, click “Recover” button on the interface to recover all the selected photos from iTunes backup file to computer.

itunes photos

How to Recover Deleted Photos from iCloud Backup

iCloud is another way to backup your iPad data. Ever since it is released by Apple, it is really popular among iOS users. If you have iPad iCloud backup, you can use this program to scan your iCloud backup and get back the deleted photos you need.

Step 1. Download and Scan iCloud Backup

Install and run iPad Data Recovery on your computer and select “Recover Data from iCloud Backup” option. You need to log in your iCloud account on the interface. It’s 100% safe, so please don’t worry your personal data. After entering your account, you will see all the iCloud backup files in your account.

icloud backup list

You need to find the iCloud backup file you want to recover photos from and double click it. This program will begin to download it to your computer. After downloading, iPad Photo Recovery will scan your iCloud backup file automatically to find all the data in it. It will list all the data in your iCloud backup file on the interface once it finishes the scanning.

scan result

Step 2. Recover Deleted Photos from iCloud Backup

Click “Photos” section on the data menu on the left side, you will see all the photos in your iCloud backup file. Select all the photos you want to get back and click “Recover” button. This program will easily recover photos from iCloud backup file to computer. Before recovering the photos, you can preview them to check if they are the photos you want.

icloud photos

Many people will ask if you have iCloud and iTunes backup file, why they still need to use iPad Photo Recovery. They can directly restore their iPad to get back the photos they want with the backup file. Don’t forget that, if you restore your iPad with backup file, all the new data on your iPad will be wiped. So iPad Photos Recovery is the best choice to get back photos from iPad backup file.

That’s all the ways of recovering deleted photos from iPad. This iPad Data Recovery will walk you through all the steps and retrieve deleted iPad photos for you.