I have an important list of bookmarks for my business and they have just disappeared from safari. Can anyone advise me how to retrieve them? I do not use safari everyday and so do not know exactly when they disappeared. Thanks!
Safari bookmarks can be easily lost from iPad due to factory setting, system crash, accidental deletion, device damage or any other kinds of reasons. If you have backed up your iPad with iTunes before, these lost Safari bookmarks can be existed in the iTunes backup files. That is to say, you need to extract the iTunes backup files so as to recover lost bookmarks for your iPad.
Then, how to retrieve bookmarks on iPad? You can turn to iPad Data Recovery for help. This tool offers you a direct way to restore iPad bookmarks, contacts, notes, movies, songs, calendar, reminders, photos and more. Mac users can get such an iPad recovery tool here: iPad Data Recovery for Mac. The free downloading links for both the Windows and Mac versions are provided as below.
Both of the programs allows you to scan, preview and recover deleted Safari bookmarks from iPad. You can get the free trial version and follow the tutorial below to restore iPad bookmarks.
Steps on How to Retrieve Bookmarks on iPad
Step 1. Select iPad backup to scan
Launch the installed iPad data recovery software on your computer, then you'll get the interface as follow. Just select the right type of your iPad and click "Start Scan" to extract the backup files.
Note: Don't connect your iPad with iTunes to prevent lost files being overwritten.
Step 2. Select the Safari Bookmarks You need to Restore
All the backed up files of your iPad will be scanned out and displayed in categories. Open the "Safari" category and preview your wanted bookmarks.
Step 3. Start to recover iPad bookmarks
Check the Safari bookmarks you want and mark them. Then, click "Recover" to save them all on your computer with one click.
* More information of iPad Safari Bookmarks Recovery *
Recover not only Safari bookmarks, but also notes, photos, videos, contacts, messages, music and more.
Restore iPad notes even if your device is stolen, broken, crashed or unable to be turned on.
Support iPad 1/2, The new iPad, iPad mini, iPad 4 & iPhone and iPod.