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How to Recover Lost iPhone Contacts after iOS 10 Update

“Hi, Can someone help me please. I updated my iPhone 6s to iOS 10 last night and I lost all my contacts !!! Is there anything I can do to recover? Thank you in advance.”

If you find that your contacts have disappeared from your iPhone after updating to iOS 10? In fact, it is one of the most common problems you may encounter in every iOS update. In this post we will tell you some basic tips that you could have a try to recover the contacts you have lost after iOS 10 upgrade.

4 tips for the missing contacts on iPhone with iOS 10

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1. Check if your contacts are stored on iCloud by logging on the website iCloud.com. If all your contacts are there, try the tips below:

Unlock your iPhone, go to Settings> iCloud, check if the account that you connect is correct, and make sure you enable the “Contacts”.

If the option is enabled and you are connected with the correct account, you can try to enable the “Contact” again by the button go from gray to green. If it asks you to delete contacts on iPhone, laissez faire, it is because you backed up your contacts to iCloud.

2. Start or restart Forced be useful

You can try restarting your iPhone, or force a restart by pressing the Sleep/Wake button and the Home button, and hold down this button for at least 10 seconds until the Apple logo appears. This is useful for some users to recover missing contacts from iPhone after updating to iOS 10.

3. Restore your iPhone with iTunes/iCloud backup

Before restoring, you’d better make sure all your contacts are stored on the backup. If so, restore it. Or just extract the contacts from backup without deleting the content and settings on your iPhone.

4. Use a third party software to find lost contacts after iOS 10 upgrade

Sometimes, no backup available to recover your lost iPhone contacts after iOS 10 update, you can try an iPhone Data Recovery Software from Tenorshare. After downloading and installing this software, and connect your iPhone to the computer, you can easily use it to scan and recover deleted or lost contacts on your iPhone after iOS 10 upgrade.

How to Recover Disappeared Contacts from iPhone 6s

“My contacts disappeared from iPhone 6s after iOS 9.2 update. I can check all contacts are in my iCloud at iCloud.com, but not appear in my iPhone 6s. How can I get them back?”

As far as I know Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery is the most professional tool in the word to recover lost contacts, notes, photos, sms and more from iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S . Even if you lost iPhone 6s contacts after iOS 9.2 upgrade or iOS 9.2 update failing, you can try the below 3 ways to retrieve lost iPhone 6s contacts after download Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery to your computer.

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Way 1: Recover lost iPhone contacts directly from iPhone

If you have not backup files, you can try this way.
Connect your iPhone to your computer and start this iPhone data restore software to scan iPhone.
1. All data including both existing and deleted are displayed. Preview the contacts you want to back up or recover.
2. Click “Recover” to save to computer.

Way 2: Recover iPhone contacts from iTunes Backup

1. Select “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File”. You will see all youriTunes backup contacts.
2. Select your iPhone 6s backup contacts and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting.
3. After scanning, you can preview all you lost data(contacts, notes, sms, photos, videos, and more). Select the lost contacts you need, click “Recover”. Then, save the recovered iPhone contacts.

Way 3: Recover iPhone contacts from iCloud backup

If your iPhone 6s became inaccessible after iOS 9.2 update failing, you can extract data from iCloud backup.
1. Select “Recover lost data from iCloud backup” and login iCloud account.
2. Select the backup contacts you need and click “Next”.
3. Preview and select you need and click “Recover” to save them on PC.

Hope one of the 3 ways above can help you recover disappeared contacts from iPhone 6s! And if you want to recover lost iPhone 6s contacts on mac, you can click this link !

Read more:

Why your iPhone contacts disappeared from 6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S?

1. Most people deleted contacts on iPhone by pressing wrong buttons.
2. Lost iPhone contacts after recovery-mode restore.
3. Update or downgrade to lower version could erase contacts from iPhone.
4 .Jailbreak failure or improper operations during jailbreak can cause contacts loss.
5. iPhone is inaccessible because of black screen, system error, locked screen (forgot password), or stuck in recovery mode, blue screen of death, etc.
6. iPhone is crashed, smashed, broken, water damaged, lost or stolen.

 

How to Recover Disappeared iPhone 6/6s Contacts after iOS 9 Upgrade

“Help! My contacts in iphone 6 disappeared after iOS 9 upgrade! Who can help me!”

It’s so common that iPhone users lost iPhone data such as contacts, notes, photos, sms and more after iOS upgrade. In fact, the phone’s data did not really disappear. In this article, I will show you how to recover disappeared iPhone 6/6s contacts after iOS 9 upgrade.
iPhone Data Recovery is the most professional tool which has helped millions of iPhone users recovered their lost data from iPhone 4/4s/5/5s/6/6s/6s Plus. Even if you lost iPhone  6/6s contacrs after iOS 9 upgrade or iOS 9 update failing, you can retrieve them in 3 recovery ways:
1. Recover contacts directly from iPhone without backup.
2. Restore data from iTunes backup.
3. Retrieve data from iCloud backup.

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How to use iPhone data recovery to recover iPhone 6/6s contacts after iOS 9 upgrade?

Way 1: Recover contacts from iPhone 6/6s without Backup after iOS 9 Update

This way perfect for those iPhone users who do not have backup files.
1)    Connect your iPhone to computer and start this iPhone data restore software to scan iPhone.
2)    All data including both existing and deleted are displayed. Preview the contacts you want to back up or recover.
3)    Click “Recover” to save to computer.

Way 2: Recover contacts  from iTunes Backup after iOS 9 upgrade

Only want to recover your lost contacts from iTunes backup file. That’s OK! iPhone Data Recovery offers you the option to selectively extract contacts, notes,  messages, etc. from iTunes backup file.
1)    Select “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File”. You will see all iTunes backup files.
2)    Select your iPhone 6/6s backup contacts  and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting.
3)    After scanning, you can preview all you lost data. Select the lost contacts you need, click “Recover”. Then, save the recovered iPhone data.

Way 3: Restore contacts  from iCloud backup after iOS 9 upgrade

1)    If your iPhone became inaccessible after iOS 9 update failing such as stuck in blue screen of death or reboot loop, you can extract data from previous iCloud backup.
2)    Select “Recover lost data from iCloud backup” and login iCloud account.
3)    Select the backup data you need and click “Next”.
4)    Preview all data, select you need and click “Recover” to save them on PC.

Hope the 3 ways above can give you help! In fact, before your iPhone contacts unexpectedly lost  you can take preventive measures: Back up with iTunes regularly; Turn on iCloud sync; Sync iPhone Contacts with Google.
There are some good ways to prevent and fundamentally tackle the problem with lost iPhone 5s contacts, maybe you want to know.

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone 6/6 Plus

“My iPhone 6 contacts are all gone suddenly, is there any constructive solution to get my lost contacts back?”

– A User from Yahoo Answers

There are many reasons may cause contacts on your iPhone 6/6 Plus deleted, for example, iOS 9/8/7 update, accidentally deleted, factory reset and so on. This is a troubling thing when you delete or lose iPhone contacts and you don’t have any backup.

If you suddenly meet this problem on your iPhone 6 Plus/6, do you know how to recover deleted contact from iPhone? Don’t worry, here we provide a way to recover your iPhone 6 deleted contacts even if you don’t backup your iPhone at all.

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First, introduce an iPhone Data Recovery software to you, Tenorshare iPhone recovery is an easy-to-use and efficient program to recover lost or deleted data on iPhone. So you can retrieve the deleted contacts on your iPhone 6 Plus/6 with this software. Detailed contacts info like contact name, phone number, contact type and so on. Except for contacts, the software also can help you to get your iPhone messages, photos, notes and more other data back.

How to Recover iPhone Deleted Contacts With Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery

As we know that the data recovery software can recover lost data from iPhone without backup, we also need to know how to use it, please follow the guide below:

  • Step 1: Install and launch the Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery
  • Step 2: Connect your iPhone 6/6 Plus to computer(in this step, you need to tap “Trust” on your iPhone)
  • Step 3: When the computer recognized your iPhone, click “Start scan” button
  • Step 4: Select “Contacts” when the scan is done, and you can preview your deleted contacts
  • Step 5: Choose the contact you want and click “Recover” button to recover the lost data

Once you recover the deleted contacts on your computer, you can transfer those data to your iPhone 6 immediately.

Now you must know how to recover deleted contacts on iPhone 6 Plus without backup. Actually, the software also can recover lost data from iTunes or iCloud. It is the best all-in-one data recovery software and you can not ignore.

Your Lost iPhone 6/6 Plus Contacts Will Come Back Soon in These Ways

“All my iPhone 6/6 plus contact lost while syncing my iPhone 6/6 plus to new laptop with new iTunes. Dear members please help me to recover my contacts.”
“I deleted contacts from my iPhone 6/6 plus accidentally. Are there any effective methods to recover deleted contacts on iPhone 6/6 plus?”
“My iPhone 6/6 plus was stolen two days ago. I am a salesman, there are many my customer contacts. It’s really very very important to me. Who can help me? Who can save my lost contacts? I’m so worried now. Help! ”
The most common thing when iOS 8.3 upgrade failed and lost contacts. This is indeed a terrible thing. Imagine, now you want to make a phone call but don’t know others’ phone number, other people call you but you don’t know who is calling. Are there any  worse things than this? However, even so, you also needn’t too anxious. We have 3 ways can help you to recover your iPhone 6/6 plus contacts. Your lost iPhone 6/6 plus contacts will come back soon. And before this you need to download software like iPhone 6/6 plus data recovery, which can help you retrieve iPhone 6/6 plus files, photos, contacts, messages, WhatsApp chat, notes, and more with 3 ways: recover contacts directly from iPhone 6/6 plus without backup, retrieve iPhone 6/6 plus contacts from iTunes backup and undelete iPhone 6/6 plus contacts  from iCloud backup.

Way 1. Recover Contacts  from iPhone 6/6 plus without Backup.

If you lost contacts after mistakenly deletion, iPhone 6/6 plus crash, factory reset, iOS upgrade failure and so on. Your iPhone 6/6 plus contacts will come back soon without backup.
Step 1: Connect your iPhone 6/6 plus to computer. Download the iPhone 6/6 plus data recovery on your computer and connect iPhone 6/6 plus to this computer via a USB cable.
Step 2: Start to scan your iPhone 6/6 plus for the lost data. It won’t take too long time.
Step 3: Preview and recover lost contacts and other data you need. After scanning, all the contacts on your iPhone 6/6 plus are listed. Select the contacts you need to recover and click “Recover”.

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Way 2. Retrieve lost iPhone 6/6 plus contacts by Extracting iTunes Backup Contacts.

Those data deleted from your iPhone 6/6 plus before you backup your device, as long as they are not overwritten.
Step 1: Click on the iTunes symbol on the program’s interface. Select your iPhone 6/6 plus backup contacts and click “Start Scan” to start iTunes backup extracting.
Step 2: Preview and retrieve lost contacts. After a while, you can see all the data backed up .Select your target contacts type. Then click “Recover”.
Step 3: Save Recovered Contacts.

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Way 3.Undelete your iPhone 6/6 plus contacts from iCloud Backup.

If your iPhone 6/6 plus contacts have been backed up with your iPhone 6/6 plus iCloud, your iPhone 6/6 plus contacts also can come back soon from iCloud backup.
Step 1: Select iCoud recovery mode and log into iCloud.
Step 2: Scan iCloud backup. Select your backup contacts and click “Next” to download contacts backup.
Step 3: Preview and undelete contacts from iCloud backup.

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Now, you maybe have found these complex steps show only have 3 ways in fact. Connect -Scan- Preview. It’s really so easy, isn’t it?  Hope your iPhone contacts will come back soon. And if you feel these ways are good, you can also share to your friends. In addition, you also can recover deleted iPhone photos.

Lost Contacts on iPhone? Causes and Avoidance!

My friend Roger, who is a businessman, said “Very annoyed with iPhone, I always don’t know when I would lose my contacts, and I’m afraid that I would lose some important business associate.”

Yeah, we can’t predict the iPhone contacts when and how to lose, however, we can avoid the operations may lead to contacts gone as possible.  Here I will list all the iPhone contacts missing reasons and the possible avoidances.

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Top 1: Delete

Accidentally deleted contacts is the most common situation, the contacts may deleted by yourself or others, and even deleted by iPhone with unknown reasons.

Method: Before you tap the delete icon to remove contacts, please think twice. Backup iPhone contacts are a great way to prevent contacts lost.

Top 2: iOS Upgrade/Downgrade

Update iPhone to iOS 8/iOS 7 or downgrade also easy lead to contacts loss. Can’t believe? You can pay attention to the person who uses iPhone on Twitter. I have seen so many people complain that they lost contacts thanks to the iOS 8 upgrade.

Method: Follow this Twitter http://twitter.com/DataRecoveryiOS and you can get the latest solutions for iOS 8 lost contact recovery.

Top 3: Factory Restore

The reasons we factory reset iPhone most because we want to wipe all the data or some error occurred that we have to restore iPhone back to normal.

Method: Factory restore is the most complete way to delete iPhone contacts. But we still able to get them back. Please follow this instruction: recover iPhone contacts after restore.

Top 4: iPhone Broken, Water Damaged

Once your iPhone broken screen or water damaged, your contacts lost most because you can’t turn on your iPhone that you want to get back files, or the repair operation may result contacts loss.

Method:   If your iPhone still can turn on, recover data from iPhone without is possible. Otherwise, you just can regain contacts through iTunes or iCloud.

Top 5: iPhone Lost or Stolen

This situation also happens frequently especially when you got a new iPhone.  It’s difficult to track lost iPhone even you have enabled “Find My iPhone”.

Method: Since iPhone can’t be got back, now you just want to find lost data, is it possible? Yes! As long as you have backed up contacts on iTunes or iCloud, you still able to retrieve contacts with the help of iPhone backup extractor.

 Top 6: iOS Jailbreak

Now less and less people like to jailbreak iPhone because the new iOS 8 system can give most of permission they need and jailbreak is not safe. Yet, still parts of people want to get more. Before you jailbreak, you can learn that backup iPhone data is necessary because the jailbreak may bring data loss.

Method: Tenorshare iPhone data recovery tool is able to get back contacts lost during jailbreak even you neither have iTunes backup file nor iCloud backup file.

Top 7: Sync

In order to keep the contact safe, you sync iPhone with iTunes to make a backup, however, contacts lost after the sync!

Method: Find an easy and safe way to backup iPhone contacts, read more!

Top 8: iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode/Apple Logo

You adopt the way of restoring iPhone to fix iPhone stuck in recovery mode or Apple logo, there’s no doubt your contacts missing.

Method: Try a safe way like use ReiBoot to get iPhone out of recovery mode, Apple logo without data losing.

Takeaway:

Lost contacts on iPhone is not frightful, no matter how your iPhone contacts disappear, they can back to you, according to Any Data Recovery!

Lost Contacts on iPhone 6 Plus/6? Three Ways to Restore Contacts on iPhone 6!

Done the new iPhone 6 update and lost all your contacts and everything? Well, that’s not strange. And as an old iPhone user, you should have known iPhone contact recovery knowledge more or less. But for the newest iPhone 6 Plus/6, is there any difference with the old iPhone on file recovery? Generally speaking, if you want to restore data from backup file (iTunes or iCloud), the old ways still suitable, what if yet haven’t any backup file, then you have better to choose a professional iPhone 6 contact recovery software.

Prompt: the operations in the following are the common reasons lead to iPhone 6 contacts lost, of course, you can skip these if you don’t care.
-iOS 8 lost contacts: iOS 8.0.1, iOS 8.0.2, iOS 8.1 or higher versions update.
-iOS jailbreak
-Accidentally deleted
-Factory restore iPhone 6
-iPhone won’t turn on (Water damaged, broken)
-Had iPhone 6 stolen, lost and more.

Back to our topic, as we mentioned above, professional iPhone 6 data recovery software is the key to recover lost contacts from iPhone 6.  Tenorshare iPhone 6 Data Recovery application is the world’s first program supports iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6. Moreover, it is the only software special for iPhone 6. I have tested this tool on my iPhone 6 Plus and my wife’s iPhone 6, all worked perfect!

Above all, download Tenorshare iPhone 6 data recovery software for Windows or iPhone 6 data recovery for Mac and install it.

Screenshot of the main interface (Windows version)
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The First Way: Recover iPhone 6 Contacts without Backup

Don’t give up even you haven’t backed contacts on iTunes or iCloud.

Following these steps:
Run iPhone 6 data recovery software and click the phone icon to choose recover data from iOS device. Then connect your iPhone with PC. When the scan is over, preview lost contacts by clicking Contacts list on the left. Select those contacts you want one by one, or those deleted contacts, even check all, and then click on “Recover” button to save them on computer.

NOTE: Recover your lost contacts from iPhone 6 no backup as quickly as possible!

The Second Way:  Extract iPhone 6 Contacts  from iTunes Backup

I’m glad to hear that you have backed contacts on iTunes before lost it, that’s mean your lost data can be recovered 100%! Likewise, don’t sync your iPhone to computer until get back all the lost contacts.

To extract iPhone 6 contacts, you should do that:
1.    Download and install program on the PC has your iTunes backup.
2.    Switch to iTunes backup restore mode, then click on the backup file name need to restore contacts, and click Start Scan button.
3.    The scan process just in seconds. Then what you can do is to mark contacts and save them to PC.

The Third Way: Restore Contacts on iPhone 6 via iCloud Backup

Yeah, this program also helps you restore iPhone 6 data from iCloud. And now just two or three software supports iCloud restore. Personally, Tenorshare does the best. And friends, don’t be afraid your privacy will reveal. This tool won’t record your data!

Switch to recover data from iCloud recover mode and enter your iCloud username and password, and choose the iCloud backup file to download. After the download finish, all your files on iCloud backup will be scanned and listed. Choose contacts and click “Recover” button.

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How to Restore Lost Contacts After iOS 8 Update from iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S

You may probably want to know:

1.    Will I lose my contacts if I update my iPhone to iOS 8?
The fact is this is an uncertainty event. Statistics shows that, more than 80 percent users who updated iOS 7 lost all contacts, and contacts missing also happened to some users who have upgraded iOS 8 version. Moreover, some of them are not only lost contacts, but other files like photos, text messages, notes, calendar etc. Therefore, you have better to backup data before update iPhone to iOS 8.

2.    Contacts have all disappeared since I downloaded iOS 8, is there any way to get them back?
Sure! This guide will take you through the process of iOS 8 lost contacts recovery.

NOTE: If you forgot to backup your iPhone, please stop using your iPhone as much as possible to prevent the lost data being overwritten.

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Generally speaking, iPhone data can be recovered through iTunes backup, via iCloud backup and even without backup. However, the backup file created on iOS 7 can’t be restored to iOS 8 devices that the backup restore instruction on Apple support doesn’t work. Then should we still back up data on iTunes or iCloud? Yes, a third-party tool is able to restore data from backup without limitation of iOS version. Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery is the best data recovery software to rescue data lost on iOS 8/7 update, accidentally deletion, factory reset, jailbreak etc. Below I will state how to restore iPhone contacts lost on iOS 8/iOS 8.1/iOS 8.1.1 update with Tenorshare iPhone data recovery program with 3 ways.

First of all, download software on PC/Mac and install it.
Click here to Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Windows
Click here to Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

Run program and you can see the interface as below (Windows version):

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Part 1: How to Recover iPhone Contacts from iTunes Backup After iOS 8 Update

Don’t sync your iPhone with iTunes until get your contacts back. Now, what you need to do is:

  • Switch to the recovery mode of “Recover Data from iTunes Backup File”, and check the iTunes backup file need to extract contacts from all the found backup files, and then click “Start Scan”.
  • No need to waiting, all the data in backup will be scanned immediately. Navigate to the left, and click on “Contacts” list, preview contacts before recovery.
  • Mark those missing contacts on iOS 8, and click “Recover” button to save contacts on computer.

This recovery mode offers 3 free contacts recovery in trial version, please try it first before decide whether to get the full version.

Part 2: How to Restore iPhone Contacts Lost on iOS 8 Upgrade from iCloud Backup

Using iPhone data recovery to restore iCloud backup is save much time and trouble. Let’s see how simple it is.
The first step: click on “Recover Data from iCloud Backup File” recovery mode, and then enter your iCloud username and password. After sign-in you’ll be taken to the iCloud backup file list page.
The second step: hit the iCloud backup file which contains the lost contacts, click “Next” button to download this iCloud backup. After the backup file is totally downloaded, this program will start to scan data automatically.
The last step: Preview and select any contacts you need to recover and just check “All” and click “Recover” to finish.

Part 3: How to Retrieve iPhone Contacts after Updating to iOS 8 without Backup

Most iPhone users hardly ever thought they would lose data after iOS upgrade that they haven’t backed up. Never mind, Tenorshare iPhone data recovery is powerful. Here is how it works:
-Select the first recovery mode “Recover Data from iOS Device”.
-Connect iPhone with computer via data cable, and the program will start to scan once the phone is distinguished. It may take you few minutes and more to scan the phone.
-When the scan is over, preview and retrieve lost contacts.
That’s it.

Prompt: If you have missed to back up data before iOS 8 update, then don’t forget to backup your iPhone before Jailbreak. And if unfortunately your lost iPhone, iPad contacts again after jailbreak, then the ways above is also applicable to recover iPhone data after iOS 8 Jailbreak.

How to Extract iPhone Contacts from iPhone Backup

According to the statistics, contacts is one of the data most iPhone users easy to lose. The reasons of lost iPhone contacts are multiple, and also there are several ways to recover it. In this article, we will discuss how to extract contacts from iPhone backup.

This way can get back lost contacts on iOS 8 update, factory restore, deleted, jailbreak on iPhone 6, iPhone 5 and iPhone 4, 3GS series versions. For more about iPhone contact recovery, you also can watch this video guide.

Extract iPhone Contacts from iCloud Backup

If you have contact on your iCloud, then this way is the best choice for you. If you do not sure if you have enable iCloud Contacts sync, you can log on https://icloud.com the check the Contacts option, search your contacts to check if it is still here.

If it is true, start to extract iPhone contacts from backup now.
1: Go to Settings -> iCloud on your iPhone
2: Turn off Contacts (if it’s not turned off already)
3: When the popup message comes up, press ‘Keep on My iPhone’
4: Now, turn ON the contacts again and tap “Merge”; wait for a while
5: After sometime, you should see the deleted contact back on your iPhone
6: In case this doesn’t work, all you do is delete your iCloud account (but keep all data) and then re-add the iCloud account by logging in with your Apple ID and password
7: Merge all data and wait for a while. After sometime, iCloud will have merged all

Extract contacts from iPhone backup files with iTunes Data Recovery

Unfortunately, your contacts do not in your iCloud.  But you have a good habit of syncing iPhone with iTunes from time to time. Congratulations, you can extract iPhone contacts easily with an iPhone backup extractor program. Here is a note: please don’t sync your iPhone with iTunes before recover your contacts, or the lost contacts will lose forever.

There are so many iPhone backup extractors on the internet, which should I choose? Here I recommend Tenorshare iTunes Data Recovery tool, not only this tool help to extract iPhone contacts from iTunes backup, but also extract other data as photos, note, and call history and so on. And I had to give it a couple of tries but it worked 100%.

Here are few words to show how to extract contacts from iPhone backup.
Firstly, download this program and install it on your pc.

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It is necessary to connect iPhone with computer, just launch this program, and check the backup files you need to extract contacts, click “Start Scan” to scan for the lost contacts.

Secondly, after the scanning completed, you can preview the contacts, select the contact you want to extract, and click “Recover”, then you will be asked to choose a saved path. In the end, all the contact will be recovered on the local PC.

Read more tips about data recovery from http://www.any-data-recovery.com

Recover Contacts from iPhone Backup with Tenorshare iTunes Data Recovery Software

Does anyone know how to recover lost contacts on an iPhone?
I lost all my contacts on my iPhone 5 for some reason. It means a lot to me, can anyone tell me how I can recover my lost contacts? I can use iTunes and I synced my iPhone to iTunes on my computer from time to time. So if there is anyone out there that can tell me how i can restore contacts from iPhone backup. Thanks.

Yeah, you can recover lost contacts from iTunes backup because you have synced your data with iTunes before. Every time, you sync data between your iDevice and iTunes, all the data will be backed up as .sqlitedb files by iTunes. And the backup files will be updated to the last sync. That’s mean you just can extract the final backup file from iTunes. This type of backup file can’t be taken out or viewed unless using some program as Tenorshare iTunes Data Recovery.

iTunes Data Recovery enables you to extract iTunes backup file, including contacts, text messages, notes, photo, video, call history and calendar, no matter you’re using iPhone or iPad and iPod Touch. The software is compatible with latest Windows 8 & 7, Vista, XP and Mac. To get your lost contacts, you need to download the free trial version of iTunes Data Recovery program.

>> iTunes data recovery Windows http://www.any-data-recovery.com/product/itunes-data-recovery.htm
>> iTunes data recovery Mac http://www.any-data-recovery.com/product/mac-itunes-data-recovery.html

Here is the guide on how to recover contacts from iPhone backup files with iTunes data recovery software on Windows or Mac.

Firstly, install and launch this program on your computer. All the iTunes backup will be detected and listed. Choose the right backup files and click “Start Scan”.

Secondly, it takes you a second to scan the files. After the scan, all the data from backup files will be displayed in the windows. You can preview the content before recovery, not only contacts, but the notes, message, call history and so on.

In the end, click Contacts catalogue, if you want to recover all the contacts, check the box in front of the Contacts and click “Recover “ button, and you also choose some of them to recover. Then you will be asked to save the recovered files in your computer, and all the contacts will be recovered quickly.

3 simple steps to recover iPhone contacts and most people have succeeded in this way!

Friendly Notes:

Accidentally deleted, iOS 8 update lost contacts, factory restore, failed sync are the common reasons due to contacts loss, therefore, please pay attention when you do these things.

And, though it is easy to recover iPhone data, it is best to avoid losing contacts from your iPhone any more, therefore, it is nice to backup data on your computer now and again.

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