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HT4859 How do I restore a single video that I took from icloud to my iphone that I mistakenly deleted

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How do I restore a single video that I took from icloud to my iphone that I mistakenly deleted

iPhone 5, iOS 6.0.2
  • randers4 Level 9 Level 9 (53,010 points)

    If the video was on your phone when you backed it up to iCloud, restoring to the backup should recover it.  However, restoring a backup is all or nothing; you'll have to restore the entire backup.  And restoring an iCloud backup has to be done in the initial setup process, which requires that you first erase the phone.  If you have any data on your phone now that is not in the backup that you want to save you'll need to do that first.  Then go to Settings>General>Reset and tap Erase All Content and Settings.  You will then go through the setup screens as you did when the phone was new. When given the option, choose Restore from iCloud Backup (see image below).  Be sure you are connected to wifi and your charger as this will take some time to finish.

     

    Restore from iCloud Backup.png

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