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How do I Recover Lost Contacts after iPhone Factory Reset

“About two hours ago, I tried to restore my iPhone to factory reset because it stuck in recovery mode. But it made me lost all the data including my contacts on the machine. This is a nightmare! I don’t have any backup before. And I want to know can I recover iPhone lost contacts after factory reset and how can I do it?”

Restore iPhone to factory settings can be a very helpful troubleshooting technique for some persistent iOS based software problems, but it will also generate another problem, iPhone factory reset will delete all your data and content from your device, including some important data such as contacts.

So the problem is how to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset.

Get Contacts Back after iPhone Factory Reset

Because there is no backup in anywhere, so we can only recover the lost data directly from iPhone. Fortunately, there are many third-party data recovery software can do it. For example, Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery can easily get your lost data back. In addition, if you have some other problem such as you need to reset iPhone without passcode you also can try iPhone Care Pro.

Steps to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone 6 Plus/6/5S/5/4S/4 to computer

Run Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery and connect your iPhone to computer, then the software can recognized your iPhone, click “Start Scan” under the option of “Recover Data from iOS Device”.

Step 2. Scan iPhone to find all the existing and lost data

After click the “Start Scan” button, you need to wait for a few minutes, and the existing and lost data are on the program listed according to category, you can choose the “Contacts” item on the left to preview all your lost contacts.

Step 3. Recover lost contacts from iPhone

Mark those contacts you want while previewing and click “Recover” button to export them to your computer. Then specify a folder to save them.

Now, all the lost contacts after factory reset are recovered. You can export those contacts to your iPhone.

iPhone Contacts Recovery-Recover iPhone Contacts You Accidentally Deleted or Lost Somehow

You may “Clean Recent” call logs by mistake on your iPhone 4s and lost all your call history. some day, you may have to restore your iPhone 4 due to some reason and all your call history was erased. Sometime, you’ll not find your contacts in the contact list, and you think your contact get deleted. In these cases, it doesn’t mean your contact deleted, you can still recover iphone contacts after you accidentally deleted or lost them somehow.

iPhone contacts Lost due to:
* Contacts gone after iOS 8 update
* Error pops up while synchronization of iPhone on computer
* The Address book lost while firmware update leads to contacts loss on iPhone
* iOS crashed caused by some wrong operations leads to contacts missing on iPhone

iPhone contacts recovery manually is not a difficult task, you may suffer from permanent data loss or successful iPhone contact recovery.

Here are two easy methods to get your deleted or lost contacts back from iPhone:

Method One. Recover iPhone contacts yourself via iTune:
Step 1. Connect your phone with iTune on computer
Step 2. Right-click or control-click on the iPhone icon under iDevice on iTunes
Step 3. Select “Restore from Backup” from the given options
Step 4. After it finishs, your contacts are back to your iPhone

Important Note: This works only if you have made a backup for your contacts on iTunes.

Method Two. Retrieve iPhone contacts by using third party iPhone contact recovery software
If you have no backup for your contacts, you can download iPhone contacts recovery software in order to resolve the problem and recover iPhone contacts. Still you have not recovered iPhone contacts you accidentally deleted or lost, some iPhone data recovery software also available which can be helpful in restoring precious contacts. With the help of software you can recover your contacts on iPhone 5, 4s, 4 and 3gs with ease on your computer.

Tenorshare iTunes Data Recovery is one of professional iPhone contact recovery software that I tested and it actually worked. Eeven though it is not free, if your contacts worth the price, you can give it a shot! Here are a few steps for how to use this iPhone contact recovery software. (Read More about this software, go to it’s official website:http://www.tenorshare.com/products/iphone-data-recovery-win.html )

Step 1. Install and launch iPhone Contacts Recovery Software without connecting your phone to computer or iTunes.
Step 2. Select the back file for the iPhone you want to recover contacts from and click on “Start Scan” button.
iPhone contacts recovery

Step 3. Once the scanning process ends, all your contacts will be listed in front of you. Select the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”. By the way, before perform iPhone contact recovery, you can even preview your contacts with the first few numbers.
recover iPhone contacts

Step 4. After completion of contact recovery process a window will open to promote you select a folder to save your recovered contacts. Click on “Save” and all things done.
iPhone contact recovery

You can easily transfer your important contacts from computer back to iPhone after the recovery. You can easily recover iPhone contacts within minutes and the software is compatible with Windows as well as Mac.