1. iMore Question's Avatar
    My iPhone has been having storage issues lately, meaning "Other" has taken up the other half of my phone's storage. I have been told to back it up, then erase my phone, then restore from backup. Pretty straight forward, but I'm concerned on what info I'm going to lose such as contacts, logins through the mail app, and tabs in Safari.
    03-23-2016 10:59 PM
  2. nikkisharif's Avatar
    If you restore from a back up, you shouldn't lose anything.
    03-24-2016 12:51 AM
  3. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    You'd lose anything that you've done since the date and time of the backup. If you have iCloud Photo Library enabled your photos should remain safe.
    Just_Me_D likes this.
    03-24-2016 06:46 AM
  4. John2456's Avatar
    If you restore from a back up, you shouldn't lose anything.
    Even Tabs in Safari?
    03-24-2016 08:29 PM
  5. EliteTechPro's Avatar
    Nope your fine you wont lost anything. Your just restoring back your contacts and everything
    03-25-2016 01:56 AM
  6. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Even Tabs in Safari?
    Are you talking about open Safari tabs? I honestly don't know if those will restore; it's not really something I worry about. As far as bookmarks go, those will restore.
    03-25-2016 06:52 AM
  7. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    As I recall, open tabs are still there in Safari. But you could always bookmark those you want to keep. The bookmarks remain even if you set up as new, as long as you use iCloud.
    03-25-2016 07:52 AM

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