Recover iPhone Contacts - How to Retrieve Lost and Deleted Contacts for iPhone 6/6Plus/5s/5/4s/4/3gs

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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. And iOS 8 deleted contacts is a big bug right now. 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 Data Recovery enables you to extract unreadable iPhone backup file and also recover deleted iPhone contacts for Mac no matter for what reasons your iPhone contacts were lost. It also enbales you to recover contats from stolen/broken iPhone. This iPhone contact recovery tool supports iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus , iPhone 5s/5c/5/4S/4, which are on iOS 8, iOS 7. And the Mac version can recover deleted, lost iPhone contacts on Mac, such as recover contacts from iPhone 5 on Mac, as well as work for all other iPhones.

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:

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.

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.

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.

This powerful tool is a good help if you want to recover lost iPhone contacts for iPhone 6/6 Plus/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. Follow the guides to recover deleted contacts from iPhone.

Step 1: Scan Deleted iPhone Contacts

Then click "Start Scan" to scan deleted 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.

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.

This utility works well to recover deleted contacts from iPhone 4s/4, iPhone 5s/5c/5, iPhone 6/6 Plus, and other iOS devices.

By the way, the newly released iOS 8 may cause iPhone contacts loss. If they are lost, try iPhone Data Recovery. It can recover contact list from iPhone 6/6Plus/5S/5/5C/5S/4S/4, and get all other lost data back instantly.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iPhone Data Follow @Jerry Cook