You could get into all kinds of iPhone data loss trouble, like the common accidental deletion, sudden virus attack, unexpected water damaged, etc. In each case, you can lose important Viber messages. Fortunately, however, you still have a chance to retrieve this data from iCloud as long as you have enabled "iCloud Backup" on iPhone before. Now you can catch your breath; we'll show you two of the most popular ways to restore Viber messages from iCloud specifically.
- Part 1. Recover Viber Messages from iCloud Entirely
- Part 2. Retrieve Viber Messages from iCloud Selectively
Part 1. How to Restore Viber Messages from iCloud Backup Directly
First of all, we will introduce the most direct solution for you. It allows you to recover deleted or lost Viber messages from iPhone iCloud without relying on any 3rd-party software. If you dislike this one after learning, you can as well jump to the next part to apply its alternative.
Step 1: Simply go for "Settings" > "General" > "Reset" > "Erase All Contents and Settings" on iPhone to restore to factory settings;
Step 2: Follow onscreen prompts to set iPhone; stop at "Apps & Data" interface and click on "Restore from iCloud Backup";
Step 3: Sign in with your iCloud Apple ID and continue to choose an iCloud backup to restore; wait until it ends.
Note: What you should bear in mind before operation is some disadvantages that cannot be ignored when using this method. In detail, all contents and settings on your iPhone will be erased and no real-time preview option is offered. It's also unavailable to only restore Viber messages from iCloud; you have to recover the whole iCloud backup.
How to Restore Viber Messages from iCloud with Joyoshare
Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery is a typical iCloud backup extractor that is able to restore over 20 types of iOS data from iCloud effectively and completely supports Apple two-factor authentication.
It can find data in a variety of data loss scenarios, including factory reset, update failure, water damaged, passcode locked, jailbreak, mistaken deletion, device disabled, etc. What matters is that all data recovery process guarantees 100% safe and can scan data at super-fast speed.
As one of the most reliable iPhone data recovery tools, Joyoshare won't damage, lose and overwrite any current data kept on your iOS devices. Aside from Viber messages, it supports more data types, such as videos, iMessages, photos, call history, notes, reminders, voicemails, voice memos, etc.
Key Features of Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery:
Be compatible with iOS 12 and iPhone XR/XS/Max
Recover deleted Viber messages from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
Retrieve common & encrypted data from iTunes/iCloud backups
Preview Viber messages in real time and select data selectively
Step 1 Log into iCloud account on Joyoshare
After downloading and installation Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery, you can straightly get it started on computer and set recovery mode as "Recover from iCloud" on the top navigation bar. As instructed, you log in your iCloud account with Apple ID and password. Besides, if you have enabled two-factor authentication on iPhone, you will need to extra type in the random code.
Step 2 Download and scan selected iCloud backup
After access iCloud account successfully, you can see a list that displays all created iCloud backups. Press the "Download" button to download the recent one that may save Viber messages. Then go forward to hit its "gear icon" to confirm data types and tap on "Scan" button to start to extract data from iCloud backup.
Step 3 Restore Viber messages to computer
Once Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery completes scanning iCloud backup, all recoverable contents will be classified and shown orderly. Head to "SNS Data" to find "Viber", from where the deleted Viber messages can be previewed. Mark the one you want and click on "Recover" at the right bottom to begin retrieval.