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6 Things You Should Know before Installing iOS 11

iOS 11 is coming in Fall 2017, and Apple has put several beta versions (public betas also) for developers and those enrolled in its beta software program. If you are planning to install the latest iOS 11, make sure you do some prep work before doing so.

  1. Check compatibility

Apple will terminate the support for 32-bit devices in its new iOS 11, which means the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, and iPad 4 do not support the software update.

iOS 11 compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models:

iPhone: iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s

iPad: 12.9-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 10.5-inch iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad (fifth-generation), iPad Minit 4/3/2

iPod touch: iPad touch 6th generation

  1. Back up your device

This is not a mandatory step, but it is suggested to do so. If anything goes wrong during the upgrade like data loss or update failure, you can restore your data from backup.

There are several ways to back up your iDevice. Connect your iPhone or iPad to computer and open iTunes on computer. Go to Summary > Backups, click Back Up Now to back everything up.backup-iphone-in-itunes

Instead, you can also back up iPhone/iPad with iCloud. Go to Settings > Apple ID > iCloud > iCloud Backup, turn on iCloud Backup and it will back up your iPhone automatically when your device is connected to Wi-Fi network.

backup-iphone-in-icloud Read Also: Backup iPhone without iTunes or iCloud

  1. Check whether there is enough space to install iOS 11

To install iOS 11, you need to make sure there is enough free space on your iPhone. We suggest that you free up at least 2 GB space for the new iOS 11.

If your iPhone or iPad is running out of space, you can use iCareFone to clean up junk files and free up more storage on your device.cleanup-ascan-results

  1. Have the latest iTunes installed on computer

Having the latest iTunes installed on your PC/Mac is essential to run iOS 11 smoothly. To do this, you can click on the iTunes > Help > Check for Updates on Windows, and iTunes > Check for Updates from top menu on Mac.

  1. Fully charge your iOS device

If you are planning to update via OTA (over the air), make sure your device is completely charged. If it dies during update, that could be disastrous.

  1. Download the most recent stable iOS 10 firmware file in case you need a downgrade

What if the new iOS 11 does not run as smoothly as possible in your device? You can downgrade to iOS 10.3.3 before Apple stops signing for this version. You can download the iOS 10.3.3 firmware for your device from this link:

how to move bookmarks from iPhone to Mac

Bookmark feature in Safari. User can collect the websites that are loved or record some useful information. However, the space in iPhone is limited and bookmarks in iPhone are easy to lost in some accitental situations like deleting, factory resetting, iOS crashing,etc. So, it is better to move bookmarks from iPhone to Mac computer which is safer.

There is two ways can help us transfer iPhone bookmarks in Safari to Mac computer.

1.make use of iCloud

iCloud is a useful function developed by Apple, it enable user use their personal files between different Apple devices. Read ahead to learn how to use iCloud to sync bookmark.

Firstly, you need to go to Settings and find iCloud optoion to log in iCloud with your Apple ID. After loging, you can see there are many apps below, make sure safari sync is enable. Then, your Safari data including bookmarks will be sync to cloud server regularlly.

transfer bookmarks from iphone to mac

After syncing bookmark from iPhone to iCloud, you need to operate on your Mac computer. Open System Preferences in Mac OS, go to iCloud. Samely, enable Safari sync. Well, finish! You can see the bookmarks in your iPhone Safari also appear in your Mac computer Safari!


2.Use other professional-Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

This kind of program not only can be used for iPhone data recovery, but also iPhone data transfering like bookmark transfering from iPhone to Mac.

launch Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac on computer, you will see Recover from iPhone and Recover from iTunes modes. Both of them can help you move iPhone Safari bookmarks to Mac computer.


How to view iTunes backup in Mac OS

iTunes is a good helper for iOS device user, it not only provides media download and management, but also allow user back up their device data to computer.

Backup in iTunes will be very useful when you lost data from iPhone, iPad or iPod. You can easily restore lost iPhone, iPad, iPod data from iTunes on computer. However, if we want to check the specific data in backup file, it is impossible, because iTunes backup file is a Sqlitedb file that can be read as usual.

Because of the privacy protection, Apple doesn’t allow user to preview backup files. User only can decide to restore device data based on time and device’s name. It is impossible to recover a single contacts, photos, sms to your iOS devices.

We need to use special tool to read iTunes backup files.

How to view iTunes backup file on Mac OS

Firstly, you need to know where your iTunes backup files are. In Mac OS, you can go to your ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/ to file get your iTunes backup files.

And then you need to use tool to extract iTunes backup files on Mac.

Tenorshare iTunes Backup Recovery for Mac allows you to easily extract iPhone backup and recover contacts, photos, notes, SMS and even WhatsApp, Viber and Tango messages to Mac computer.

This program can be used as an iTunes backup files viewer on Mac.



Tutorial about how to view iTunes backup files on Mac OS

What first to do is install iTune Data Recovery for Mac to your Mac computer. After installing and launching, the program will scan out your iTunes backup files in your computer automatically.

After listing iTunes backup file in the table, you can choose one of them to scan, and if you can’t see the backup files in the table, you can import by yourself. Click “Scan” button, the program will allow your preview specific data in iTunes backup files.

Here, you just choose what you want to save to extract to Mac computer. Just click “Recover”, follow the guides to save extracted files to Mac.

How to Recover Deleted Data from Samsung Galaxy Tab?

Are you one of millions of Samsung galaxy tab fans? Why is it so hot? Because Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 has a 7 inch PLS capacitive display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixel resolution, 3MP rear camera, 0.3MP VGA front camera, micro SD card for expandable memory up to 32GB so that people can take pictures with it conveniently to hold the wonderful moment in life. But What if you accidentally deleted the nice photos you take with your Samsung Tablet? Or you reset your Samsung galaxy tablet somhow and lost all the pictures on it? It really sucks knowing that you have lost important data. Is there any possible for Samsung tablet data recovery?

Well, here comes the good news for all the Galaxy Tab users as they can now recover data from Samsung tablet after they accidentally deleted or lost due to some reasons. Data recovery software like Card Data Recovery is your best assistant! Card Data Recovery is a professional recovery software that can help you recover data you lost or deleted on memory card for mobile phone, digital camera and other removable media devices with ease.

samsung galaxy tab data recovery

This is the easest and safest way to recover data from Samsung tablet. Here I take photo recovery for Samsung tablet for an example to show you a step-by-step guide. Firstly, download Card Data Recovery from and install it on your computer. Then follow the instrustions below.

Here are several easy steps to recover Samsung tablet data on computer with a few clicks.
Step 1. Connect your tablet to a computer through USB cable. Select your Samsung galaxy tab under the disk list and then click “Scan”.
Step 2. After scanning, all recoverable photos, videos, songs and documents you deleted or lsot will be listed like the image below, to make sure you recover the right ones you could preview the files before recovery.
Step 3. When you find the files you want to recover, click “Recover”. For safety of the recovered data, you are then required to save the recovered photo to a folder that is different from the original one.

With three simple steps and you could recover deleted data for Samsung tablet in minutes. So easy for Samsung Tablet data recovery! Why not have a try now?


How to Recover Data from Pen Drive? –Flash Drive Data Recovery

Nowadays, pen drive is popular with computer users to transfer data among computers with ease. It provides us convenience to download all types of files from one computer and upload them into another in our daily lives. However, those USB drive may make us loss data due to known and unknown reasons.

The reason for data lost could be:

1. Error: “The Drive F: has not been formatted, do you want to format it now?”

2. Accidentally deleting files and folders or formatting the drive

3. Unexpected power down while plugging in computer

4. Not “Safely remove hardware” in Windows

5. Bad sector of drive space

6. Drive table is corrupted

7. System Sabotage

8. Frequently use

9. Virus attack

In these cases, there are highly possible that you lose all your data on the pen drive. But don’t worry as you can recover data from pen drive easily in minutes.

With third party data recovery software online, you can recover lost data from damaged, corrupted, formatted pen drives with a few clicks. If you find that your USB drive is corrupted or just not working, there are many pen drive recovery program available to assist you in bringing your drive back to life.  Tenorshare Data Recoveryis your best choice. You can get Tenorshare here:

Almost all data recovery software works in the same operational principle of recovering data. They can retrieve data from pen drive after deeply scanning your drive to look for lost data. And provides a trial version that can scan your pen drive for free to preview the information of your files (file name, size, date). Data recovery software can help you to recover data without handling any technical problems. It makes recovering data from pen drive a simple process.

Keep in mind, do not save any more data in to your pen drive that you have data to recover. The more new data is added, the less likely your data can be recovered.

Plug the pen drive into your computer. Download and Install Tenorshare data recovery. When you start the program, you can select

1. Deleted Recovery

2. Format Recovery

3. Partition Recovery

4. Raw Recovery

If you just need to recover deleted files from pen drive, select ‘Deleted Recovery’. Choose your pen drive, click ‘Scan’. Select the deleted files which you want to recover listed in the taskbar and click ‘Recover’ to star recovering your files. Select a path for the recovered files, click ‘OK’ to complete file recovery.

Accidentally formatting the drive and being attacked by virus, select ‘Format Recovery’.

Power failure, system sabotage and displaying error “The Drive F: has not been formatted, do you want to format it now?” (After recovering your data, format it to check out whether it can be fixed.) and other reasons results in data loss, select ‘Partition Recovery’.

If your files are seriously damaged and you can’t recover them with Deleted Recovery, Format Recovery and Partition Recovery, Raw Recovery is available for you.

You should now be able to access the files on your pen drive. Click the “Safely remove hardware” icon at the bottom right-hand side of display screen, then remove your pen drive from the computer. Not clicking on “Safely remove hardware” before you remove the flash drive can cause errors on the drive.

How To Recover Deleted Photos from Memory Card?–Photo Recovery

Taking many beautiful pictures in your vocation and looking forward to showing them to your family. However, your young daughter somehow monkey with the camera and deleted all the pictures. Press the “Format” button instead of deleted button and wipe your card clean which holds precious photos about the family reunion.

Such things often happen in our daily life. It is really depressing if we can’t get back these precious images.

Fortunately, today’s digital camera usually store your pictures separately on a flash memory card. The most commonly memory cards like SmartMedia, Memory Stick, SD, CF are often seen in digital camera. Owing to them, retrieve pictures from digital camera becomes possible for memory cards just like floppy disk or computer hard drive don’t permanently erase a file once it has been deleted, instead they remove the file and list its space as available, re-usable space. Therefore, unless the space is taken by other pictures or files, it will still be there and you can get them back again.

Deleting or formatting won’t make the data erased permanently.Those deleted data are still stored in the storage devices. it’s just invisible or inaccessible.As long as those data are not overwritten by new data, it’s highly possible to recover them. The most effective way is to rely on some data recovery program.

Then how to recover deleted photos from memory card?

First, stop shot anymore and no deletion. Because once you continue to use your camera, or reformatted your memory card, pictures probably are overwritten with new ones. Get out of your memory card and connect it to your PC. Sometimes, a memory card reader is needed. Once the card appears as a drive letter in “my computer”, you may download a small photo recovery program I am using now.

You can get it from:

It can Recover Photos Lost Due to

Accidental deleting

» “Shift + Del” without backup

» “Delete All” when deleting not-so-good photos

» Delete pictures instead of saving by accidentally pressing wrong button

» Emptying Recycle Bin without backup


» “Media/Drive is not formatted would you like to format now?”

Virus infection/attack

Unexpected power off

Other reasons

» Factory setting of device

» Losing photos during transferring photos from storage device to PC/laptop

» Pulling out card while the camera is on

» Turning off the camera during a write process

Simply install it on your PC under the wizard. Run it. You can see the fresh interface with four functions divided.

Within four steps, you can get back your pictures:

1. Select deleted recovery. It will take you a few minutes to scan your memory card;

2. You can see all deleted images listed on the task window, check the deleted photos you want to recover;

3. Select a path folder for the recovered pictures;

4. Click “OK” to finish photo recovery.

How to Recover Data from Crashed Hard Drive?

The worst thing about crashing your computer is losing all your data. Pictures of years precious memories, important documents in your business and current projects of weeks hard working—all are lost unless you have backed them up on a CD or memory stick. If that is it, it’s heartbreaking!

There are still hopes for retrieve your data. Taking the computer to a repair service is one solution. But it is so expensive (usually costs $1000 or more), especially when recovering data.

However, you can recover data from crashed hard drive by yourself! Here is a step by step guide for you to do so:

The first thing you should do is to remove the crashed drive from the computer and install it as a secondary drive in another computer operating Windows Os. Make sure that it is detecting by the computer.

After you have set up the secondary drive, boot up Windows. Then you can copy and paste your files from the drive. However, there are may be two trouble. One, you can’t access the drive (means you can’t open it); Two, your files are retrieved but you can’t open it!

Don’t panic! Just download a data recovery program, and with a few simple clicks, you will be able get your data back. There are some costly windows tools available for this. Here I recommend you one of the best: Tenorshare Data Recovery.

It can recover data after deeply scanning your hard drive to look for lost data due to drives crash, physical damage, system sabotage, virus corrupted partitions etc.

Next, download Tenorshare Data Recovery Professional.(You can get it here: Be careful, do not install it to the drive that you are trying to recover. Doing so could actually overwrite files that you want to restore. Install it on the primary drive that you are booting from.

Last, when you use this tool, select ‘Partition Recovery’. And within several clicks, you can retrieve all your data!

Besides, if the hard drive can’t be recognized, you can try this trick. Put it in a sealed plastic bag to avoid condensation. Then put the drive in a freezer and leave it overnight. When you are ready, pull the drive out of the freezer and hook it up quickly. Act quickly because you may only have around 20 minutes to do this. I have seen some reports however, of this fixing the problem all together.

If it fails, you will have to go to a recovery office (where offers recovery service) but let’s hope not because it will cost you a lot of money and whether they can recover the data is not guaranteed.

Tips & Warnings:

  • Find a friend who is good at computer to help you.
  • If your computer crashed because of a virus, copy the files to an external hard drive. Do not move directly to a new computer.
  • Hard drives are fragile. Be careful and do not drop it.
  • Run your antivirus software regularly.

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How to Recover Data from Crashed Hard Drive?

How to recover data from formatted Partition? –Partition Recovery

I have mistakenly formatted a partition so how can I recover my data on it? Yesterday I formatted the partition D: while I was to formatted E:. I lost all data on the partition while formatting. So is it possible to restore the data? Seriously please help me.
Asked by Shree Kumar S in YAHOO. Answers

We all know that all our files in computers are saved in hard drives. And a typical hard drive is partitioned into at least two different sections. So you can run two operating systems (such as Windows XP and Windows 7) in your hard drive, although most hard drives are divided to create different file systems within the drive itself. Generally, hard drive partitions will be formatted using either the FAT or NTFS file system.

However, when partitioning a hard drive or restoring system, one of partition is formatted by mistakes, which means all your files will be wiped out! Well, if you haven’t forgotten to make backup for all your data, you are luck! But wait, I have no backup! What can I do? Is it possible to recover data from formatted partition? Don’t worry! The answer is— Yes! You can retrieve formatted partition by yourself! Here’s how to retrieve the lost data.

What’ll happen to my partition after I format it?
Formatting your partition does not make your data on it really erased. It only deletes the information about your files on the address table. And all your data are still there. They’re just invisible or inaccessible. This means that the files are considered to have been erased permanently on the partition can still be recovered. However, just take note that once you save new files in the formatted partition, theses files will be written over the files you want to recover. Don’t pannic! It’s highly possible for partition recovery!

There are ways to recover data from formatted partition.
Recovering data from formatted partition is easy to do with partition recovery software. Tenorshare Data Recovery (for Windows) is a partition recovery program that can retrieve data from formatted partition. This partition recovery tool can recover data after deeply scanning your hard drive to look for lost data from the formatted partition and locate data found on it. Within a few clicks, you can recover formatted partition with partition recovery program by yourself!

And you also can take your hard drive to a recovery office where supply data recovery service. But let’s hope not because it will cost you a lot of money (usually cost you $1000) and whether they can recover data is not guarantee.