iPhone Bookmark Recovery: How to Recover Lost Safari Bookmarks on iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS

By Andre Cooper on August 8, 2015 11:15:00 AM.

Can I Recover Lost Safari Bookmarks on iPhone?

Does anybody know how to retrieve iPhone Safari bookmarks that I deleted on my iPhone? I recently deleted a bookmarks folder from my iPhone that contained many, many bookmarks. Am I out of luck since I didn't have a backup file created?

Many iPhone user complained one common issue prevail in forum or online community, their Safari bookmarks have disappeared. Users have also reported that Safari bookmarks do not appear to be syncing properly.

But what if you deleted Safari bookmarks on iPhone accidentally? It is known that there is no way to recover deleted data, even safari bookmarks on iphone/ipad/ipod. You might be wondering: "I don't wanna miss some amazing websites. Can I get lost iPhone bookmarks back? Can i recover all of the lost data or bookmarks directly? Because i don't want to resave those bookmarks one by one." Of course, you can retrieve all deleted bookmarks via this amazing iOS data recovery tool.

iPhone Data Recovery is an excellent recovery tool that allows you to restore your missing bookmarks with or without backup. It does more than that. For more awesome features. Besides bookmarks, it also can help you to find previous whatsapp messages, SMS, call history, contacts as well as lost photos and videos and more. Please click the icon below and freely download this software.

There are 3 solutions for you to recover your bookmarks from iPhone

Please Note: Plesae don't use your iPhone until you find those bookmarks, and don't sync your iPhone with iTunes, avoiding iTunes backup being updated.

Solution 1: Recover iPhone bookmarks Directly from iPhone

Step 1Connect your iPhone to the computer and scan it

Launch the iPhone Data Recovery on your computer, and connect your iPhone to the computer with a digital cable. When your iPhone is detected, click on the "Advanced Mode" to switch to a higher scanning mode. Then follow the guide in the window to scan your iPhone for lost bookmarks on it.

This is the window for users using iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S. Click Start Scan on the main window to scan your iPhone for data on it.

Recover bookmarks from iPhone 6 Plus/6/5C/5S/5/4S

This is the window for users using iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS: You need to download a plug-in at here.

Recover bookmarks from iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS

1. Hold your iPhone and click the "Start" button.
2. Hold "Home" and "Power" buttons at the same time when you click "Start", then hold them for exactly 10 seconds.
3. After 10 seconds, you can release the "Power" button and keep pressing the "Home" button for another 15 seconds.

Step 2 Scan and recover lost bookmarks on your iPhone

After the scan, all your lost data and current data on iPhone will be found and displayed in clear categories. To check your bookmarks, select the category of Safari Bookmark and preview the content one by one.

Mark those you want and click the Recover button at the bottom to save them all on your computer with one click.

Scanning iPhone to recover deleted bookmarks

Besides recovering deleted data from your iPhone, iPhone Data Recovery can also export the data still on your iPhone. If you only want back your deleted ones, you can refine the scan result by using the button on the middle-top of the window to only display deleted items.

Solution 2: Scan and Extract iTunes Backup to Recover Bookmarks for iPhone

If you have synced your iPad with iTunes recently, you can also try to restore your iPad from the iTunes backup. Before you do this, make sure that you have disabled the auto-synchronization in advance, so that the iTunes backup won't be updated. Then you can restore it easily.

Step 1 Launch the program and extract iTunes backup for iPhone bookmark

Launch iPhone Data Recovery on your computer, choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File" option on the left. The interface as follows will appear in front of you, and iTunes backup files for your iOS devices will be listed. Choose the one for your iPhone and click Start Scan to begin extracting it.

Recover iPhone bookmarks from iTunes Backup

Note: The number of backup files you get here depends on how many Apple devices you've synced with iTunes before.

Step 2Preview and recover iPhone Safari bookmark from iTunes backup

The scan will take you a few seconds. When it completes, you can preview all the contents extracting from iTunes backup in categories. To recover bookmarks, select the category of Safari Bookmark and preview the details. Mark those you want and click the Recover button to save them on your computer.

Recover iPhone bookmark from iTunes backup

The data extracted from the backup file contains those existing in the backup, and those deleted from your iPhone before you made the backup. You can use the button on the top to separate them: Only display the deleted items.

Solution 3: Retrieve Lost iPhone Bookmarks from iCloud Backup

Step 1Download and scan your iCloud backup

First of all, run the program and switch to "Recover from iCloud Backup File" option, and input your Apple ID and password to allow the software to access your iCloud backup and retrieve information of backup files.

Select the one that may contain your lost iPhone bookmarks by clicking "Download" button.

Download iCloud backup to recover iPhone bookmarks

Step 2 Recover deleted iPhone bookmarks from iCloud

When it completes, you can preview all the contents extracting from iTunes backup in categories. To recover bookmarks, select the category of Safari Bookmark and preview the details. Mark those you want and click the Recover button to save them on your PC with one click.

Preview iCloud backup before bookmarks recovery

To avoid losing your iPhone bookmarks, immediate backup is very important and useful. Every time when you add new bookmarks to your iPhone, do remember to backup them on your computer first.

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