“I've cleared my Safari history recently but now I need find back one website I visited previously. I was just wondering whether there's any chance to recover deleted Safar history so I can access these sites again?”
Safari is the built-in web browser for iOS devices and Mac computers, which is widely used among Apple users. While searching the internet with Safari, it usually keeps the browsing history and bookmarks for picking up what has been read.
The Safari history is very important and helpful. What if you have accidentally deleted your browsing history or it is suddenly gone without a record?
Don't worry. You still have chances to get back the Safari history after it's been deleted. Keep reading to find out how you can recover deleted Safari history on iPhone without or without backup.
Before you try any other methods listed below, first check your iPhone itself. The possible way of recovering your browsing history is to find them in Safari Website Data under Settings. Here's how to do it:
If there is no backup of your deleted Safari history, FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery is highly recommended to you. As the World's 1st iPhone and iPad data recovery software, it has helped tens of thousands iOS users find the deleted or lost data. What makes it become so popular? The answer is its reliability and function.
It provides 3 recovery modes for users: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup, Recover from iCloud Backup, which means that it is powerful enough to scan deleted iOS data, preview almost all the content of iTunes/iCloud backup and download them on computer. The data types include messages, contacts, photos, videos, Safari history, notes, WhatsApp messages, Viber, etc. This tool works well on the latest iPhone 13/12/12 mini/12 Pro and iOS 15/14.
Follow the steps below to recover deleted safari history on iPhone without backup:
To start with, install the program on your Windows PC or Mac and launch it. Choose "Recover Data from iOS Devices" and then connect your iPhone to the computer using USB cable.
Once yoru iPhone is detected by the program, choose "Safari History" of any other type of files you would like to recover and then click "Scan" to begin scanning.
After the scan, click "Safari History" from the category list to preview the recoverable safari history. Then select the ones you need and click "Recover" button to save the deleted safari history to your computer.
You are allowed to recover only Safari history from iCloud official site as long as you have turned on iCloud Auto Syncing on your iPhone. Follow these simple steps:
If you have backed up your iPhone to iCloud, restoring iPhone from the iCloud backup is also one of the feasible choice to get back your Safari history.
Selectively Recover Deleted Safari History on iPhone from iCloud Backup
With FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery, you're able to preview and selectively recover deleted Safari history from iCloud backup.
If you have made an iTunes/Finder backup before you deleted the Safari history, you can also recover the deleted browsing history by restoring iPhone from iTunes backup.
Selectively Recover Deleted Safari History on iPhone from iTunes Backup
And again, we recommend you using FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery to recover deleted Safari history from iTunes backup without erasing any data.
Q1. How far does history go back on iPhone?
This question has confused a lot of iPhone users. Actually, there is a definite answer of this question: ..your Mac can keep your browsing history for as long as a year, while some iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models keep browsing history for a month. This is what demonstrated on Apple’s official site.
Q2. Where is Safari history stored on Mac?
All the Safari history you can see on your Mac is stored in the ~/Library/Safari/ folder.
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