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iPod Touch Notes Restore: How to Restore Notes on iPod Touch 4

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Can I restore deleted notes on my iPod touch?

When I wasn't looking my 3 year old went into my notes app on my iPod and deleted all of my notes! I had recently backed up my iPod. How do I get my notes back? I'm worried that if I plug in my iPod now, it'll delete the records from wherever it's backed up at. Help, please!

It's really important that, now that the notes have been deleted, you don't plug your iPod in, or the resulting sync will cause the backup in iTunes to be refreshed and the previous notes will be lost forever. To get data back from your iTunes backup, it's not as difficult as you think. Though you're not allowed to access or view the content of your iTunes backup, and you have to give up all your current data on your iPod touch to restore previous data, with a proper recovery tool, you can easily extract the content of your iTunes backup and restore notes to your iPod touch.

The software that can help you: Wondershare Dr.Fone (for Windows users) or Wondershare Data Recovery for iTunes (for Mac users).

Both of them enable you to extract iTunes backup and selectively restore notes on your iPod touch in 2 steps. What's more, Wondershare Dr.Fone allows you to directly scan and recover data from your iPod touch 4, when you're trapped with no backup. So, don't use your iPod touch anymore when you lost important data on it until you've found them back, lost data will be overwritten by new one created by any operation on your iPod.

Download the free trial version below to recover your lost notes. All versions of Dr.Fone below enable you to extract iTunes backup. Try it for free!


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How to restore notes on iPod touch in 2 ways

Next, let's check how to recover notes by scanning your device or extracting iTunes backup in detailed steps.

    Part 1: Restore iPod touch notes from iTunes Backup

    ‚ÄčPart 2: Directly scan and restore notes on iPod touch 4

Part 1: Restore notes on iPod from iTunes backup

Step 1: Choose your iPod touch backup to scan

Now, let's take Wondershare Data Recovery for iTunes for example.

Fire up the program on your Mac after installing, and you'll get the primary window as follow. Here all the iTunes backup files for your iOS devices are found and dispalyed in front of you automatically. Choose the one for your iPod touch and click "Start Scan" to go further.

If you're using Wondershare Dr.Fone, go to the "Recover from iTunes Backup File" option on the top of the main interface. Then you'll get a similar window as follow and perform the same step as next.

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Step 2: Preview and restore notes on iPod touch 4

After the scan, all data contained in the iTunes backup will be extracted and displayed in organized categories like camera roll, photo stream, contacts, mesages, etc. To restore your iPod touch notes, check the category of "Notes", where you can preview all detailed contents one by one. mark those you want and click "Recover" button on the top to save your notes on Mac. Now, you've successfully restored notes on your iPod touch 4.

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Part 2: Directly scan and restore notes from iPod touch 4

If you have no backup or didn't sync your iPod touch with iTunes recently, this way can be the best one for you.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the computer

Run Dr.Fone on your computer and connect your iPod touch. When your device is detected, the window of the program will become as follow. Move to the next step and prepare to get into the DFU mode.

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Step 2: Enter the DFU mode and scan your iPod for notes restore

Follow the steps below to get into the DFU mode with your iPod:

  1. Hold your device and click "Start" button.
  2. Pressing "Power" and "Home" buttons simultaneously for 10 seconds.
  3. After 10 seconds, release "Power" button, but keep holding "Home" for another 10 seconds.

After that, the program will automatically san your iPod touch for lost notes. Your job is waiting for the end of scan.

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Step 3: Preview and restore notes lost from iPod touch

Just as the scan result in the first recovery way, you can preview detailed contents of all data that you find. For notes, go to the "Notes" option and check them one by one. Select those you want and mark them. Click "Recover" button on the top to save them all on your computer with one click.

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Note: Data found here includes deleted data and those still on your device. If you only want back your deleted ones, you can refine the scan result by using the slide button at bottom to only display deleted items.


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