Top 3 Ways to Recover iPad Mini 4 Videos after iOS 9 Upgrade

Published on by Matilda Brown

Can't wait to upgrade your iPad Mini 4 to iOS 9 but unfortunately lost videos after iOS upgrade? In fact, many iOS users encounter the situation described above? To recover iPad Mini 4 video free after iOS 9 upgrade gradually becomes the most concerned issue among iOS users.

Fortunately, there is always solution. No matter you accidently deleted your iPad Mini 4 video, lost video after failing iPad Mini 4 iOS upgrade, or erased all videos after factory restore, you can easily get them back with this iPad Mini 4 video recovery tool - Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS. It can help you recover lost video on iPad Mini 4 and bookmarks,contacts, as well as lost music and more. It supports recover video to iPad Mini 4/3/2/1 and iPhone 6S/Plus/iPad Mini 4 6 plus/6/5S/5C/4S/4 or iPad Mini 4 3GS.

Mac users turn to Mac Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS and the recovery process is the same as on Windows. Now let's see the top three ways to recover iPad Mini 4 video freely.

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Method 1: Recover video from iPad Mini 4 directly without backup

Method 2: Recover video to iPad Mini 4 from iTunes Backup

Method 3: Recover video to iPad Mini 4 from iCloud Backup

Method 1: Recover video from iPad Mini 4 directly without Backup

Step 1. Connect iPad Mini 4 with Computer

Launch this iPad Mini 4 video recovery software on computer. Use the USB cable that comes with your iPad Mini 4 to connect your iPad Mini 4 to your computer. By default, Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS wil detect your iOS device automatically and shows you the window for "Recover from iOS Device".

Tips: Please download the latest iTunes version before running Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS. To avoid the automatically sync, don't launch iTunes when running Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS.

Step 2: Enter device scanning mode

Choose the iPad Mini 4 mode. Then hold your device, then click the Start button. Hold the Power and Home buttons at the same time for exactly 10 seconds. Release the Power button but keep the Home button pressed.

Step 3. Scan iPad Mini 4 for Lost video

Click the "Start Scan" button to let this program scan your iPad Mini 4 for deleted or lost video. The scanning process may last a few minutes, depending on the amount of video on your iPad Mini 4. During the scanning process, if you see that the video you're looking for is there, then you can click the "Pause" button to stop the process.

Step 4. Preview the Scanned video

When the scanning process ends, you can see a scan result generated by the program. video both lost and existing on your device are displayed in categories. To filter out the deleted video on your iOS device, you can swipe the option "Only display the deleted items" to ON. By clicking the file type in the left side, you can preview the found video. And you can see there is a search box on the top right of the window. You can search for a specific file by typing a keyword in the search box.

Step 5. Recover video from Your iPad Mini 4 6S

When you find the video you need, just put the check mark in front of the box to select them. After then, click the "Recover" button at the bottom right of the window. By default, the recovered video will be saved to your computer. As for text messages, iMessage, contacts, or notes, when you click Recover, a pop-up will ask you to "Recover to Computer" or "Recover to Device". If you want to put these messages back to your iOS device, click "Recover to Device".

Method 2: Recover video to iPad Mini 4 from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Choose Recovery Mode

When you launch Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS, there will be "Recover from iTunes Backup File" choice on the interface. Select the choice. After then, the iTunes backup recovery tool will detect all iTunes backup files on this computer and display them in the window. You can confirm which one is the one you need according to the date it has been created.

Step 2. Scan video from iTunes Backup File

Select the iTunes backup file that contains the video you want to recover and click "Start Scan". It will take a few minutes to extract all video from the iTunes backup file.

Step 3. Preview and Recover video from iTunes Backup

When all video in the backup file is extracted and displayed in categories, you can preview them one by one before recovery. Then you can selectively mark and recover those you want by pressing the "Recover" button at the bottom. Now the video you want can be directly recovered to your iPad Mini 4 6S if you keep it connected with your computer via a USB cable during the recovery process.

Method 3: Recover video to iPad Mini 4 from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Choose Recovery Mode

Like the step 1 in the method 2, just choose the recovery mode of "Recover from iCloud Backup Files" on the top. Enter your iCloud account and password to login. Wondeshare takes your privacy seriously. We never keep a record of any your Apple account info or content at any time during your sessions.

Step 2. Download iCloud Backup File

When you logged into iCloud, the program can find all iCloud backup files in your account. Choose the one where you're going to recover video and click on the "Download" button.

Step 3. Preview and Recover video from iCloud Backup File

Once scan process stops, you can preview almost all video in your iCloud backup file, like contacts, messages, videos, and more. Check them one by one and tick the item you want. Then click on the "Recover button" to save them on your computer with one click.

Now, these are the top 3 ways to recover the iPad Mini 4 video. Complex? should have realized how important it is to backup data before you upgrade to iOS 9. As long as you've backed up video somewhere, you can restore it on your iPad Mini 4 and retrieve deleted video easily.

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