Home >> Resource >> Mobile Phone >> Easily Recover Contacts from iPhone

Recover iPhone Contacts - How to Retrieve Lost and Deleted Contacts for iPhone 5/4s/4/3gs

2013-03-13 12:45:22 / Updated by Jerry Cook to Apple Devices
Follow @JerryCook

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.

Part I: How to Extract Backup File and Recover iPhone Contacts?

Part II: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone Directly without Backup?

Part I: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone by Extracting iTunes Backup File?

How does it work? Just 3 steps and you can recover contacts from iPhone backup file without iPhone or iTunes:

Download iTunes Data Recovery Software:

Size:10.73MB Size:3.59MB
Secure Download Windows
Secure Download Mac

Step 1: Select iPhone Backup File

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.
recover contacts from iphone

Step 2: Scan and Choose Lost iPhone Contacts to Recover

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.

recover iphone contacts

Step 3: Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts without iTunes

Choose a path on your computer to save recovered contacts. Click "Save". This iPhone contacts recovery software finish the task perfectly.
recover deleted contacts from iphone

This powerful tool is a good help if you want to recover lost iPhone contacts for iPhone 5s/5/5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, etc. Save it on your computer in case you might need it one day!

Part II: How to Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts Directly from iPhone?

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.

Step 1: Scan Deleted iPhone Contacts

Then click "Start Scan" to scan deleted contacts from iPhone.

recover iphone contacts from iphone

Step 3: Select and Recover Lost iPhone Contacts

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.

recover iphone contacts from iphone

iPhone Data Recovery also empowers you to recover iPhone contacts from iCloud backup if you have ever backed up your data with iCloud. The steps are quite easy: Sign in iCloud account ->Select and download iCloud backup -> Preview and recover data from iCloud backup.

By the way, the newly released iOS 7.1/7 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

Copyright © 2007-2014 Tenorshare Co.,Ltd. All Rights Reserved