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How do I view documents and data on iCloud?

How do I view documents and data on iCloud?

To access your Documents and Data, on an iOS device: open the Settings app, go to iCloud, tap Storage, and tap Manage Storage. You’ll see a section called Documents and Data under the Backups section if you do indeed have documents and data stored in iCloud.

Why won’t my iCloud documents show up on my Mac?

Go to Settings > iCloud > iCloud Drive and try toggling the applications that you have missing documents for to ‘off’, restart the device and then toggle them ‘on’ again. Go to Settings > iCloud > iCloud Drive and disable iCloud Drive, restart the device and then re-enable iCloud Drive again.

Why is my iCloud storage not showing up?

If the cloud doesn’t see your storage, you have a billing and/or support question. If the cloud does show your storage, you can get free support using the paid storage as an exception from AppleCare at: https://support.apple.com/ – choose your device that’s not able to get the paid storage.

Why are my Documents not showing up in my iCloud?

When you attempt to do that, it will warn you that you will be removing the files from iCloud Drive and they will only be available on your Mac. All of that moving is just obfuscation. Your Desktop & Documents folders still reside where they were with the files in them. Finder just makes it look like they are not there and in iCloud Drive instead.

Where do I Find my Documents in iCloud?

You’ve enable Desktop & Documents in iCloud Drive. What you see is what is expected. The Desktop & Documents folders now “appear” in iCloud Drive. If you are not seeing them in the iCloud Drive section in the Sidebar, that is another matter that needs to be investigated (as others are trying to do).

What to do when your iCloud Backup is not showing up?

1. Hard reset iOS device to fix iCloud backup not showing up. Hard reset is the most direct way to solve the problem of iCloud backup not showing up. Press the “Home” button and “Power” at the same time for 5 seconds until Apple icon appears on the screen again.

What to do if your iCloud Drive is not working?

Go to Settings > iCloud > iCloud Drive and disable iCloud Drive, restart the device and then re-enable iCloud Drive again. Go to Settings > iCloud and sign out, restart the device and then sign in again.