This helpful article will walk you through the steps to easily restore photos from iCloud to your iPhone. Get your pictures back in no time with this easy to follow guide!
It’s always a disappointment when you lose your photos due to accidental deletion, device damage, or system crashes. Thankfully, with iCloud, you can store your photos and restore them at any time. This step-by-step guide will help you restore photos from iCloud to your iPhone.
Step 1: Enable iCloud Backup
Before you can restore photos from iCloud, you need to make sure you have enabled iCloud backup on your iPhone. To do this, open the Settings app on your iPhone and tap on your name at the top of the page. Then, tap “iCloud” and select “iCloud Backup”. Make sure the “iCloud Backup” toggle is enabled, then tap “Back Up Now”.
Step 2: Open the Photos App
Once your iCloud backup is enabled, open the Photos app on your iPhone. You should see a banner at the top of the page that says “Restore from iCloud”. Tap on this banner to continue.
Step 3: Select Photos to Restore
The Photos app will now show you a list of backups that are stored in iCloud. Select the backup you want to restore from, then tap “Restore”.
Step 4: Confirm Restore
You will then be asked to confirm that you want to restore the selected photos. Tap “Restore” to continue.
Step 5: Wait for Photos to Restore
Once you have confirmed the restore, the photos will begin to download from iCloud to your iPhone. This process may take some time, so be patient and wait for the photos to finish downloading.
Step 6: View Your Photos
Once the photos have finished downloading, you can view them in the Photos app. They will be listed in the “Recently Added” section of the app.
Restoring photos from iCloud to your iPhone is a straightforward process, but it can take some time depending on the size of the backup you are restoring. Thankfully, iCloud makes it easy to keep your photos safe and secure and to restore them whenever you need to.