Reminders is a core app on iOS devices, iPhone iPad and iPod touch. In an earlier guide we showed you how to use Reminders on iPhone, including creating reminders, creating reminders list, deleting reminders and more. Once reminders created and enable iCloud backup on iPhone or iPad to upload your reminders from iOS device to iCloud server so you can access them from a computer or other devices as well. For example, you can access https://www.icloud.com/ and log in your iCloud from a web browser on your Mac or PC to check your reminders created on iPhone iPad and saved on iCloud server. If like you can also download a copy of your reminders to computer for backup or future reference. Check out this guide to download reminders from iCloud to computer. Today we will share with you another option to recover deleted reminders from iPhone or iPad directly.
Difference between reminders recovery from iCloud vs recovery from iPhone
The linked guide in the openning paragraph above has the solution to download reminders from iCloud backup to computer. Following this solution you will get access to not only the latest iCloud backup but also previous backups you saved in iCloud account. This enables you to recover maximum data from iCloud backup. Sometimes however you may not have enabled reminders iCloud backup on iPhone or iPad or the deleted reminders you want to get back can’t be found in iCloud backup. In such case, you should try the direct recovery from iPhone. You can find more details about how to recover deleted reminders from iPhone iPad if you are on Windows OS.
How to recover deleted reminders from iPhone iPad on Mac?
iPhone data recovery for Mac can scan iPhone iPad and recover deleted reminders from iPhone iPad directly. In this demo, we will be using iPhone data recovery for Mac to show you how to recover deleted reminders from iPhone or iPad without backups. You can get this iPhone recovery software on to your Mac OS X for free below.
Connect your iPhone or iPad to computer through USB data cord, then run this iPhone recovery program on your Mac, you will get a screen like this.
Click Start Scan to allow the iPhone recovery tool to scan your iOS device. Prior to scan your iPhone or iPad, you have the option to select file types to scan and recover. Choose Reminders in the file selection screen, this will speed up the scanning process greatly. When the iPhone recovery software finished scanning iPhone, you will get a screen like below.
From the above iPhone file recovery for Mac, go to the left side menu, find “Memos & Others“, then “Reminders“, you will see a list of all your existing reminders on iPhone and those deleted iPhone reminders found in the scanning process by this iPhone data recovery. Now you can easily select, preview and recover any deleted reminders from iPhone. To recover deleted reminders which will be highlighted in red, simply click to select them, then click the Recover button at the bottom right corner to recover deleted reminders from iPhone to your computer. After that you will be prompted to choose a folder on your Mac to save the reminders. Open this folder you will be able to view the recovered reminders in your web browsers on Mac.