How to View/Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X Easily

Summary

This post aims at telling you how to see and recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X. If you mistakenly deleted history, keep reading and get ideas on how to see and recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

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Nov. 10, 2017

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PhoneRescue – View and Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X Easily 

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Safari, iPhone build-in browser, could help you store browsing history, making it easy for people to pick up where they stopped. However, many users might be stuck in the same problem – history being mistakenly deleted.

When such incident is happening to you, you could have questions like “how to check history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X after it’s been deleted” or “how to recover deleted history on iPhone 8”. Here in this post, we will show you several ways to see and recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X. Sometimes unexpected reasons such as iOS update, system crash may also lead to Safari history being deleted. These methods will also work.

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Method 1. View Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X in Settings AppMethod 2. View/Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X DirectlyMethod 3. View/Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from Previous Backup

Method 1. View Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X in Settings App

Here is how to view deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X in Settings app. Note that if you cleared out cookies, data and cache or set Safari into incognito mode, this method will not work, please try other methods to view deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

Step 1. Go to Settings, scroll down to Safari.

Step 2. Tap Advanced, then click Website Data. Here you can see all deleted Safari history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

How to View Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X in Settings App

How to View Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X in Settings App

Method 2. View/Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X Directly

What I am going to talk about is not widely known. When data are deleted from iPhone, they are not actually gone for good instantly, instead they are still somewhere until your iPhone is massively operated which would overwrite the “hidden” data. Thus it is still possible to check deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X after it’s been deleted. All you need is the help from a professional data recovery tool like PhoneRescue.

Developed by iMobie team, PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery could help you view and recover deleted history from iPhone 8 (Plus)/X directly even without any backups. Moreover, while recovering deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X, you can choose to recover deleted history directly to iPhone or store these deleted history on computer as readable and printable format. Last but not least, PhoneRescue is developed an Apple trusted developer and it is now Norton and McAfee secured, we can guarantee that it does no harm to your devices and situations like data loss or information leakage would never occur.

Now, let’s have a look on how to use PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery to recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

Step 1. Get PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery on computer and plug in your iPhone 8 (Plus)/X. Launch PhoneRescue, select Recover from iOS Devices and then click the Right Arrow button to continue. PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery is a green software, please be free to use it to recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X - Step 1

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X – Step 1

Step 2. Check the box of Safari History and uncheck other boxes, click OK.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X - Step 2

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X – Step 2

Step 3. Select the history you want to recover and then click either recover buttons to recover. To Device button will help you recover deleted history to iPhone 8 (Plus)/X directly and the To Computer button will help you store deleted history to computer as readable and printable format.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X - Step 3

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X – Step 3

1. Only history that are not overwritten on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X can be viewed and recovered by PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery. If PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery fails to display your deleted history, it means these history are overwritten, it is impossible to get them back from your device directly, even with other software. The best way to prevent any data loss incidents is backing up iPhone data regularly.

2. PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery can also be used to recover other deleted data, like photos , messages, contacts and so on.

Method 3. View/Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from Previous Backup

If you have previous backup, then you can surely recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X. By restoring iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from an iTunes backup or restoring iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from an iCloud backup, you can get back deleted history. However, you know, restoring an iDevice would erase all existing data. Besides, many users have tried to restore from an iTunes/iCloud backup, only to find they have chosen a wrong backup.

To avoid all these inconveniences, it is suggested to scan iTunes backup with PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery first. As is known to all, data in iTunes backup are not viewable, with PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery, however, you can view them for free! In case some of you might need to recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes/iCloud backup, PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery is also designed to be a backup extractor, capable of helping you extract deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes/iCloud backup.

In the following, we will show you how to recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from a previous iTunes or iCloud backup.

Step 1. Download PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery and install it. Launch it and then connect your iPhone 8 (Plus)/X to computer. Select Recover from iTunes Backup or Recover from iCloud. (here we will take Recover from iTunes Backup mode as an example) Click the Right arrow button to continue.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup - Step 1

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup – Step 1

Step 2. Select one iTunes backup and download, click the Right Arrow button again. Click Only Scan Backup if you just need to see deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X, click Compare if you need to see the differences between the data on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X and backup.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup - Step 2

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup – Step 2

Step 3. Check the box of Safari History and uncheck other boxes, click on OK.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup - Step 3

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup – Step 3

Step 4. PhoneRescue – iOS data recovery would display you all Safari history, including deleted ones. Select the history you want to recover, and click either recover buttons. To Computer button will help you store deleted history to computer as printable and readable format, To Device button will help you recover deleted Safari history directly to iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup - Step 4

How to Recover Deleted History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iTunes Backup – Step 4

To know details about recovering deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iCloud backup, please refer to: How to Recover Deleted Safari History on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X from iCloud backup >

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to recover lost data on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X, if you find this post helpful, we’d appreciate it if you can share it with others. By the way, we provide “60 Days Money Back Guarantee” and “Lifetime Upgrade Service” to all users, why not get it now? The sooner you get PhoneRescue, the bigger chance you can recover deleted history on iPhone 8 (Plus)/X.

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