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Worlds Deleted!? (Closed)
I was downloading a custom map from iexplorer today and when I checked my MCPE for it all my lovely worlds were gone! Has anyone had this problem or is it just me. I was not using any mods I was only using "Default" minecraft. Any help on ow to get my worlds back WITH a UNJAILBROKEN device and only iexplorer?
Answer from: Declan2428
I deleted an awesome castle i built and i want it back too there should be a trashcan ad app where you can retieve delted studf frim your ipod xD
Answer from: Andrewq
Oh wow i just found out how, just go I. Iexplorer and the Minecraft pe worlds will show 2 world files. 1 will be empty and another will be full. Transfer all the worlds from the full one to the empty one. Right click export to folder right click on empty world folder, add folder, right click new folder add files, then drag your exported chunks level, and all that data repeat with all worlds. Same feature can be used for custom maps!
Answer from: Jack
There I was playing my game just then my. iPod screen went completely blank. So I turned it back on but my minecraft boat had dissapeared into nothing. I checked if my boat hadnt sank but it didn't.so then I suggested that I should wright my story. But enyway that boat was a jinormus crew ship. So I'm really angry aboat that. So I hope someone finds a cure.
Answer from: Minecraftaddict
There's no cure but I'm sure if you buy it you can save it, I have the lite addition and I have it o. My ipad and iPhone but its constantly deleting itself. Be careful of the following (may only occur to me)Switching off your phone, Phone running out of charge. Not going on for a while and loosing its memory. Letting the screen lock, always check or if you look away click the home button to prevent this
Answer from: MCfixHeroMom
Minecraft backs up to the iCloud. I restored my entire iPad from the iCloud and used the backup from a couple days ago. The Minecraft world was restored! My 8 year old son was devastated after building it for 7 months, then accidentally deleting it. I am a hero in our household right now. Go to your settings, click on iCloud, click manage storage, click the iPad listed there, it will list all the apps that backup to the iCloud. Make sure Minecraft is turned on. Mine was, and I never intentionally set it that way, so yours may be automatically on as well. Once that is confirmed, go to the "reset" section of your settings, and select the one that says erase all content and settings. It will ask you several times, say yes. Once it is wiped clean, it will ask if you want to restore from iTunes or ICloud backup. Select ICloud. It will first restore the settings, then will ask for your passwords. Once that begins it will take a little time to restore everything. Your Minecraft world should be there again. Then you can dance around your house like the Rock Star superhero you are for saving an imaginary world. Good luck!
Answer from: Maureen
MCfixHeroMom, You ROCK! Cannot believe this worked! Yay icloud! My 8 year old son looked as if someone died. Seriously! And he lost someone really close to him -- and this was more devastaing! Thank you SOOOO much!
Answer from: epicness21
I have mine craft pocket edition on my android tablet and I built a huge roller coaster but after a few days I went on my world and every thing was gone! But I still had everything in my inventory. :-/
Answer from: guest
To- Epicness21 YES SAME HERE! I Spent 3 hours last night building this amazing house and farm and I woke up it was gone ! :-( I was so sad.
Answer from: Ash
I was deleting the creative maps on my ipad mine craft pocket edition and my survivals were at the top and my creative at the bottem i deleted all but three creatives and i noticed my favorite map was gone i never deleted it what the heck happened? And i had my iCloud set up when I bought it cuz i was told to and i had to agree to the terms for my iCloud again and none of my back up data was there.... How did it happen?