How to Easily Restore iPad from Backup with iCloud and iTunes

As the iPad users, you certainly know that you can backup and restore the information you have. When you have backup some files, you can restore them. You are able to restore videos, kinds of music, and also restore photos from iCloud. You can do the same to iTunes if you backup your files with it. So, do you want to restore iPad from backup? Let’s go to read an simple steps below.

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Guide to restore iPad from backup using iCloud

Here are the steps to restore iPad from iCoud backup. See the steps below and follow when you need.

  1. Turn on your iPad

First of all, you need to turn on your device. In this process, you have to see a Hello screen on your device.

  1. Follow the setup steps

After you see a Hello screen, then, you should follow the setup steps until you come to the Apps & Data screen.

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  1. Choose ‘Restore from iCloud Backup’

Reaching the Apps & Data screen, you can, now, click the choice of ‘Restore from iCloud Backup’.

  1. Sign in to iCloud

When you are asked to sign in, you can do it with the Apple ID you have.

  1. Select a backup

In this matter, you can see the date and size of your file. Then, just get the most relevant. After you select a certain file, the transfer will start. If you find a message that says ‘newer version of iOS is required’, you should follow this onscreen steps to update it. If you don’t see any message, you can just continue the step to the restoring progress.

  1. Wait for the progress

In this sixth step, what you should do is to stay connected and just wait for the progress of restoring process. The progress can be short or long. It depends on the size of the file you restore and also the network speed.

When the progress of restoring has finished, then, you can end the setup and enjoy the device with your data restored from iCloud. You can also set up your new iPad from an iCloud backup.

Guide to restore iPad from backup using iTunes

Besides iCloud, you can also restore your iPad from iTunes backup. Here are the steps you should do.

  1. Open iTunes

You can do it with the PC or Mac in which you use it to back up your device.

  1. Connect your iPad to the provided computer using a USB cable
  2. Select your iPad

Then, you should choose your iPad when it occurs in iTunes.

  1. Choose Restore Backup in the iTunes
  2. See the date and size of each file you back up and get the most relevant
  3. Press Restore

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After you click Restore, the process of restoring will start and just wait for the restoring time until completely finished. In this section, enter the password if asked.

  1. Keep your iPad connected to the computer after it restarts and waits for it in the process of synchronizing with your computer.
  2. Disconnect your device from the computer

When the sync finishes, you can disconnect it and enjoy your data transferred from iTunes to your device.

If you have a new iPad,  you need to transfer your old and important data to your new iPad. Thus, you will not miss your data saved in iTunes even though you use different iPad. You can follow these simple guide to restore iPad from backup above.

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