To avoid lose data from iOS devices, Apple releases iCloud service for iOS users. They can easily backup their data to iCloud. When they lose or accidentally delete the data, they can restore their iPhone with iCloud backup file to get back the data. For example, you can get back notes from iCloud. However, you must restore the whole iPhone with the backup file. Besides notes, other data on your iPhone will also be replaced by the data in the iCloud backup file. In most cases, we don’t want this. We just want to recover notes from iCloud backup file, but not all of them. If you want to know how to restore notes from iCloud backup file only, read this article and I will show you all the steps to do this.
You need iPhone Data Recovery software to help you. It can help you to download and scan your iCloud backup file. After that, it will find all the data in your iCloud backup file and list all the data on the interface. You can select the data you want and recover. It can restore contacts, photos, videos, messages, call history, notes, voice memos, reminders, calendars and other data for you.
Step 1. Log in iCloud Account
Launch the recovery software on your computer. There will be 3 options on the main interface. Select the last one “Recover Data from iCloud Backup File“. You are allowed to sign into your iCloud account. So the software can find all iCloud backup files in your account and allow you to download them.
Step 2. Download and Scan iCloud Backup File
After logging in, the software will list all the iCloud backup file in your account. Find the iCloud backup file you want to download and click “Download” button next to it. The software will begin the downloading process. Please be patient when the software is downloading your backup file. The downloading time depends on the internet speed and how much data you have in your backup file. Once the downloading is done, the software will scanyour iCloud backup file automatically and list all the data on the interface.
Step 3. Preview and Restore Contacts from iCloud
There will be a data menu on the left side of the interface. You can check all the data in the iCloud backup file. Find the “Contacts” section and enter it. You will see all the contacts in your iCloud backup file. Select the contacts you want to recover and you can preview the information of contacts, such as name, phone number, job title, email address and so on. Click “Recover” button, the software will restore contacts from iCloud backup file and save them to your computer for you.