Recover iPhone Screenshots--You Will Never Miss 4 Ways

Posted by Brian Davis on Mar 13, 2019 5:16 PM.

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When you browsing a website about how to apply for a visa to study abroad, then you captured your iPhone window to keep the content in a picture. After applied the visa successfully, you deleted the screenshot you saved before. However, one day, one of your friends comes to ask you how to apply for visa, you forget the steps and you can not find the contents though you browse so many websites. You think if the screenshot was still there, perhaps you can help your friend.

Certainly, any one of us may face the same or similar situation like the case above. Sometimes we captured so many things, such like transfer record, WeChat chatting records, etc. After we used them, we deleted them immediately. However, some of those screenshots may be mistakenly deleted. So what should we do? Are them irretrievable or unrecoverable? The answer is No. If you accidentally deleted your important screenshots, you still have chance to get them back. In this article, we will help you to recover deleted screenshots on iPhone through 4 ways.

Video Tutorial to Recover iPhone Screenshots

This video directly tells you how to recover iPhone screenshots and you could follow the specific steps to achieve that.

Way 1. Retrieve Deleted Screenshots from 'Recently Deleted Album' on iPhone

If you want to find those deleted screenshots back without using the computer, is that possible? As everyone knows, after iOS 8 version, Apple Company added 'Recently Deleted Album' in Photos app. With that, if you deleted some screenshots or photos, it can save those deleted pictures for 30 days. Within a month, you can find those screenshots in 'Recently Deleted Album' and just choose them to recover. Therefore, without computer, you can easily retrieve those needed screenshots back to your album. However, if you are beyond the time limit or have emptied the screenshots in this album, this way is not workable. Don't worry, we provided another 3 ways in this article, you can skip this process and go on reading.

Three steps below will show you how to retrieve deleted screenshots on iPhone without computer.

Step 1 Open your photos app in your iPhone, find the 'Recently Deleted Album', all deleted screenshots within a month will lie there.

Step 2 Glance over all those photos deleted and find your screenshots, choose those you need and begin recovery.

Step 3 After you check the needed screenshots, just click 'Recover', then they will be in your album in a second.

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Way 2. Retrieve Deleted Screenshots from iPhone with No Backup

If you don't have a backup for your iPhone, the situation may become more complex. Do you feel worried? It is unnecessary to be anxious. Nowadays, we have so many third-party software to help us solve issues. If you want to retrieve your deleted screenshot under the situation of no backup, it is not impossible.

Here you will need a helpful tool--TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery. It can recover all types of data lost in various scenarios from iOS devices, iTunes backup and iCloud backup easily and fast. Also, it is 100% secure, simple, and smooth. What makes TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery a must-have is its fastest speed of restoring the lost and deleted files on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Therefore, to recover deleted screenshots on your iPhone is very easy when you use the TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery. Though without backup, your screenshots can be found. Right now, just download and install this wonderful recovery software to start recovery. Three steps below will guide you to restore your deleted screenshots.

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Step 1 Connect iPhone to the computer

After you download and install TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery, just launch it. It will reminder you to connect your device. Then using USB cable connect your iPhone to the computer. You will see a window popping up on your iPhone, remember tap the 'Trust'.

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Step 2Scan the photos which contains your deleted screenshots

With step 1, soon your device will be detected. Up to 20 kinds of data will be showed in front of you. At this point, start scanning work. TunesKit software will check the deleted data for you, but right now your most urgency is to check the data of your photos which includes those deleted screenshots.

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Step 3 Preview and recover deleted screenshots

As soon as the scanning done, on the interface you can see many data types in the left side bar. Then move your mouse to click 'Photos', many photos will come into your eyes. Just carefully preview all those photos to find the screenshots you want to restore. When you find, click them and tap 'Recover' button. Those selected screenshots will be saved in your computer files in a minute, you can go to have a check.

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Way 3. Retrieve Deleted Screenshots from iPhone Via iTunes Backup

Luckily if you have backup on iTunes, you can recover deleted screenshots much more easier. Because TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery has the mode of recover data from iTunes, just follow the steps below.

Step 1Select iTunes backup file

Launch TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery and choose the mode 'Recover from iTunes Backup' on the interface. Next the tool will check all iTunes backup files on your iPhone.

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Step 2 Scan all iTunes backup

All iTunes backups will be found in few seconds, you can define those files through the file name. Then click 'Scan' button wait till the iTunes backup scanning finished.

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Step 3 Preview and recover deleted screenshots

On the left side of the interface, you will see a list of files name. At this moment, click 'Photos' which contains your deleted screenshots. Next you can preview all photos to find deleted screenshots. Click them and start 'Recover', you can see them in your computer for instance.

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Way 4. Retrieve Deleted Screenshots from iPhone Via iCloud Backup

If you have backup in your iCloud, that would be thankful. Guess you may sync all your photos to iCloud in one week or one month. Therefore, it is not difficult to recover deleted screenshots from iCloud backup.

Step 1Log into iCloud

Open TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery and choose 'Recover from iCloud Backup' as the recovery mode. Enter your Apple ID and password to log your iCloud account successfully.

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Step 2Download iCloud backup to scan all files

As soon as you logged in, the software will search all backups in your iCloud. Download all backups, after they all be downloaded, select the one that contains your deleted screenshots, then click 'Scan'.

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Step 3Preview and recover deleted screenshots through iCloud backup

When scan is done, you can see all files in the left side. Move your mouse to 'Photos' and then choose the screenshots you deleted, click 'Recover' to get the photos back.

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The Bottom Line

If you still troubled by how to retrieve deleted screenshots on iPhone, we hope you can obtain help from this article. No matter what kinds of situation you are faced, screenshots deleted, call history lost, or voice memos deleted, or any other cases, you can choose TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery to restore those deleted data. Why not have a try now? Just use it to get all your lost data back as soon as possible.

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