As one of the most user-friendly mobile operating systems nowadays, iOS has various functions that make our works and lives easier and more enjoyable. One could say that iOS is so considerable and intuitive, that it has all contingencies for its users in case any accident happens, including accidental deletions. If you are wondering whether there is a way to recover deleted calendar on iPhone, then the answer is certainly yes. Not only is it possible to recover deleted calendar on iPhone, there is also more than one way to do it. So today let’s see what your options are when you accidentally deleted the calendar on your iPhone and want to recover them.
Method 1: Recover deleted calendar items with iCloud
The first solution to recover deleted calendar items on your iPhone is by using iCloud. If you have an iCloud account logged in on your iPhone and ever synced your calendar items before, then it should be very easy to recover the calendar items on your iPhone after you accidentally deleted them.
However, before you start restoring deleted calendrer items on your iPhone, there are several things that you need to keep in mind. After restoring the calendrer items from an iCloud backup, several current items will be deleted, recreated or removed. They include:
- Your sharing settings
- Your upcoming, scheduled events
- Your scheduled invitations
Once your restore your calendrer form an earlier version, Your sharing settings will get erased. You can share the calendars again, or you can ask the owner to share them again. At the same time, iCloud will also cancel and recreates all of your upcoming, scheduled events, then resends the invitations for you.
Now that you know what happens when you recover an earlier version of calendar backup, let’s see how to recover deleted calendar items on your iPhone with iCloud.
Step 1: Visit the official website of iCloud, and sign in with your Apple ID. If you don’t remember the password of your Apple ID, you can go find it back according to Apple’s official help page.
Step 2: Once you are signed in with your Apple ID, Click Settings.
Step 3: Scroll down and click “Restore Calendars and Reminders” under Advanced.
Step 4: Then click “Restore” next to the date before you deleted your calendars, or the specific date that you want to restore your calendar from.
Step 5: Click Restore again to confirm. After the restore completes, you’ll get a notification on iCloud and an email to the address on file with your Apple ID. Now the deleted calendar items on your iPhone should be restored.
Method 2: Recover deleted calendar items with iTunes backup
Besides using iCloud to restore your deleted calendar items, you can also restore iPhone from iCloud backup to retrieve deleted calendar events on your iPhone.
Unlike the iCloud approach, which can be finished by using any device with a web browser like an iPhone or iPad, this approach requires you to have a computer with iTunes installed. If you are using a Windows computer, you have to make sure you have the latest iTunes installed on your computer. If you are using a Mac OS Catalina, you will not be able to use iTunes as iTunes has been removed from the latest Mac OS. Instead, you need to go to Finder to do the restoring.
Also, this approach will work only you have manually backed up your iPhone to your computer before. If you have never synced your data with the current computer, then you will not be able to find a backup file to restore from, therefore not be able to restore your deleted calendar items on your iPhone.
Now let’s see how to use iTunes, or Finder if you are using Mac OS Catalina, to restore the deleted calendar items on your iPhone.
Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer using a lighting cable.
Step 2: Launch iTunes, or Finder if you are using Mac OS Catalina.
Step 3: Click on your iPhone device icon on the left-hand side of the iTunes window. And then click on Summary.
Step 4: Click on Restore Backup. Then you need to locate the backup file you wish to backup from. Once you have selected a backup, you can let iTunes start restoring you iPhone.
Another thing that’s worth your attention is that if you choose to restore a local back up from iTunes, you will also loose all current data on your iPhone because they will be replaced by the previous version of the backup. Think twice before you start restoring your iPhone with iTunes as you may lose some important data. Keep it in mind that making another backup before restoring your iPhone is always a good idea.
Although the process looks simple enough, you may encounter some issues that cause the failure of iTunes backup. You can check how to fix “iPhone won’t restore” issue, or go with the next solution we introduce in the following.
Method 3: Recover deleted calendar items with Leawo iOS Data Recovery
The third way, as well as the best way to recover deleted calendar items on your iPhone, is to use a third-party iPhone recovery program called Leawo iOS Data Recovery. Unlike iCloud or iTunes, Leawo iOS Data Recovery is a professional tool developed exclusively for restoring lost data on your iOS devices. Should it be iPhone, iPad or iPod, Leawo iOS Data recovery can recover the lost data in only several minutes.
Being able to recover data from various iOS devices is not the only selling point of Leawo iOS Data Recovery. What really makes Leawo iOS Recovery one of the most impressive and effective iOS recovering tools on the internet is that, you can use it to recover all kinds of lost data on your iOS device. You can not only recover deleted Calendar items, but also recover deleted instagram photos, Messages, Contacts, Call History, WhatsApp, Notes, Reminders, Safari bookmark, Camera roll, Photo stream, Photo library, Message attachments, Voice memos, WhatsApp attachments and so on. It’s an all-in one solution for every data loss that you could possibly encounter in your daily life.
What’s more, Leawo iOS Data recovery also provides 100% safe, accurate, and speedy data recovering experience, and you can use it to cope with all kinds of situations like iOS update failure, accidental deletion, system crash, password forgotten, device jailbroken and so on. No matter what the cause is, you can easily restore your calendar items as well as other data on your iOS device.
Here is how to use Leawo iOS Data Recovery to recover your deleted calendar items on iPhone.
Step 1: Download Leawo iOS Data Recovery and install the program on your computer.
Step 2: Launch Leawo iOS Data Recovery and choose “Recover from iOS Device” to restore deleted calendar items on your iPhone.
Step 3: After that, you should be able to see a selection of iOS devices at the bottom. Choose your iOS device model and then connect your iOS device to the computer with a lighting cable. Once you have done that, click the green “Start” button to let the program start to scan your device for restorable data.
Step 4: It usually won’t take long for Leawo iOS Data Recovery to scan your device. Wait for a couple of seconds until the scan finishes, and then you should be able to see all the restorable data on your iPhone in the newly popped up window. All the data are categorized on the left. You can find the “Calendar” tab, click on it to see all the deleted calendar items in the window on the right.
Step 5: Once you selected “Calendar”, you can select and check the calendar items that you want to restore in the window on the right. After selecting all items that you want to restore to your iPhone, you can then click the “Recover” button at the lower right corner to start restoring your calendar items. After clicking the “Recover” button, there will be a pop up window telling you to set a target path. Just select a desired directory and click “Go” to proceed.
Step 6: Finally, wait for a while and your deleted calendar should be back on your iPhone without any problem.
As you can see, being the most “considerable” mobile operating system, iOS provides two ways natively for you to recover your deleted calendar items on iPhone. You can either use iCloud, or iTunes to restore a previous version of backup for your history calendar items. However, these restoring methods may recover your deleted calendar items, but at the same time, they could also reset or delete other data on your iPhone. Also, if you have never backed up your device, then there is no way you can restore deleted calendar items with iTunes or iCloud. That makes Leawo iOS Data Recovery a better solution for restoring deleted calendar items on iPhone. With Leawo iOS Data Recovery, you can easily restore not only deleted calendar items, but also all kinds of other data files after accidentally deleting them. Leawo iOS Data Recovery is effective for all kinds of situations like accidental deletion, system crash and so on. With this program installed on your computer, you will never have to worry about any data loss on your iPhone.