Mistakes happen. In this digital world, they can be propagated quickly. Everyone has accidently deleted the contact numbers of a friend or a colleague while trying to adding a new contact. There can be disastrous effects if we heavily reply on those contacts.
Be relaxed. That doesn't mean that your important contacts have gone forever. Fortunately, you are able to recover deleted contacts from iPhone by using a third-party application. iPhone Contacts Recovery enables you to extract unreadable iPhone backup file and also recover deleted iPhone contacts for Mac no matter what reasons your contacts were lost. This iPhone contact recovery tool supports iPhone 5s/5c/5, iPhone 4/4S, 3GS, and so on.
If you don't have such a backup file (for example, you deleted it or format the drive that contains this file), there is another program that you can reply on to recover iPhone contacts -- iPhone Data Recovery.
How does it work? Just 3 steps and you can recover contacts from iPhone backup file without iPhone or iTunes:
Firstly, make sure you have ever synced your iPhone with iTunes (iTunes will create a backup file though each sync). It is not necessary to connect your iPhone to your PC or run iTunes. Just launch this program, and it lists all backup files if you use this computer to sync several iDevices. Select the one you need and click "Start Scan". If you use Mac version, the steps of how to recover iPhone contacts Mac are basically the same.
After a while, you can preview all lost iPhone contacts here. Tick the box in front of "Contact"to select all contacts. Otherwise, tick each box in front of file. Click "Recover"to start to recover iPhone contacts.
Choose a path on your computer to save recovered contacts. Click "Save". This iPhone contacts recovery software finish the task perfectly.
This part guides you how to recover iPhone contacts without backup. You need to download another program -- iPhone Data Recovery. Connect your iPhone to the computer and launch this software.
If you're using iPhone 4s and above, skip to Step 2.
Click "Start" and then press "Home" and "Power" button on your iPhone at the same time. Hold both of them for about 10 seconds (the program counts it for you). Then release "Power" and keep pressing "Home" for another 10 seconds.
Then your iPhone will enter the DFU mode, click "Start Scan" to scan deleted contacts from iPhone.
After scanning, contacts and other iPhone files like text messages, photos, call history are displayed on the interface. You can preview them before recovery to check if they are your need. Select your lost iPhone contacts and then click "Recover" to start to recover iPhone contacts and select a folder on your computer to save the recovered iPhone contacts. To exsit DFU mode, hold "Home" and "Power" button on your iPhone until the Apple logo appears.
The newly released iOS 7 may cause iPhone contacts loss. If they are lost, try iPhone Data Recovery. It can get all lost data back instantly.comments powered by Disqus