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I deleted a game from my iPad and was wondering if i could retrieve the data somehow, because the game was backed up on iCloud and when i reinstalled it all my data was gone. How do i retrieve the data specifically for this app from iCloud.

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Where to you backup your iPad to, your computer (via iTunes) or iCloud? – patrix Jun 24 '12 at 16:38

According to the Apple Support topic on the subject, your only option is to restore your entire phone from a recent backup.

The article does not explicitly report that there is not a way to selectively restore data, but it does explicitly state the way in which data is restored to a phone--all at once from a backup.

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This is stupid, terrible, and correct :( – James B Jun 14 '14 at 21:38

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