Many people use iPod touch to do lot of stuffs in their daily life, such as taking notes and calendar events. Also, iPod touch is good for listening to music and using apps. Therefore, many people may take iPod touch along with them every day.

If you use iPod touch to take notes, reminders and calendar events, you will find that this device is so convenient. But you will sometimes come up with the problem of data loss in iPod touch. When you have lost important files in your iPod touch, you will need to use iTunes or iCloud to restore iPod touch, which is fast and easy to be done. However, if you haven’t backed up the files to iTunes or iCloud, you won’t be able to get the files back. At this moment, you’ll need a piece of iPhone data recovery software.

Leawo iOS Data Recovery will help you to restore iPod touch without iTunes. This software is used for recovering deleted files from iOS devices, extracting data from iTunes and iCloud backups, so it is useful for recovering deleted files from iPod touch. The following guidance will show you how to restore iPod touch without iTunes, and you can free download Leawo iOS Data Recovery and have a try.

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How to Restore iPod touch without iTunes

Step 1. Run Leawo iOS Data Recovery and choose Recover from iOS Device.
Step 2. Connect iPod touch to computer with USB and click the Start button.
Step 3. The program will scan your iPod touch. After the scan, check the files you need and click Recover.
Step 4. Click Open in the pop-up dialog to choose a target folder on your computer to save the files. Then click Go to start recovering deleted files from iPod touch.

If you’re using an iPod touch 4, Leawo iOS Data Recovery provides an option for you to restore iPod touch under DFU mode. The following guidance will show you how to do it.

Step 1. Run Leawo iOS Data Recovery and choose Recover from iOS Device.
Step 2. Connect iPod touch to computer with USB, and choose DFU in the pop-up dialog.
Step 3. Follow the tutorial and enter DFU mode manually on your iPod touch.
Step 4. The program will communicate and scan your device. When the scan finishes, select the files you need and click Recover.
Step 5. Click Open in the pop-up dialog to choose a target folder. Then click Go to start exporting files from iPod touch 4.

Sometimes you may also want to take a look at the data in your iPod touch backup, and extract the useful files. Leawo iOS Data Recovery enables you to extract data from iPod touch backup easily. The following guidance will show you in detail.

How to Extract Data from iPod touch Backup

Step 1. Run Leawo iOS Data Recovery and choose Recover from iTunes Backup.
Step 2. Select the iPod touch backup and click Scan at the right bottom.
Step 3. The software will scan your iPod touch backup. When the scan is done, select the files you need and click Recover.
Step 4. Click Open in the pop-up dialog to choose a target folder. Then click Go to start extracting files from iPod touch backup.

How to Extract Files from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Run Leawo iOS Data Recovery and choose Recover form iCloud Backup.
Step 2. Log in iCloud with your Apple ID. Note that the Apple ID should be the one you update iPod touch with.
Step 3. Select the iPod touch backup and click Download at the right bottom.
Step 4. The software will download and scan your iPod touch backup. After the scan, select the files you need and click Recover.
Step 5. Click Open in the pop-up dialog to choose a target folder. Then click Go.

When the process is done, you will get the exported files in the target folder. If you want to restore iPod touch apps, you can take advantage of the iPod transfer software – Leawo iTransfer.

The iPod touch apps are saved as IPA files in your iTunes folder. Leawo iTransfer allows you to transfer the IPA files to your iPod touch directly, and the app data will be transferred as well. The following guidance will show you how to do that, and you can free download this software to have a try.

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Tips: iTunes needs to be installed to make Leawo iTransfer work.

How to Restore iPod touch Apps


Connect iPod touch

Run Leawo iTransfer and connect iPod touch to computer with USB. The software shows the libraries of iPod touch in the left sidebar.


Add Apps

Click File > Add > Add File/Add Folder at the upper right corner to add the apps.


Transfer Apps

The software will start the transfer immediately. When the transfer is done, you will get the apps in your iPod touch.

Now restoring iPod touch without iTunes is not a problem anymore. Leawo iOS Data Recovery provides great help for recovering deleted files from iOS devices, and it will bring much convenience to all iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. Check it out if you are interested.