Contacts list on the iPhone is the most important information for most people, for it connects you with the rest of the world other than yourself. So it plays such an important role that we cannot afford losing them. The only thing we can do is to try our best to recover the lost contacts when we lost iPhone contacts.
How to restore your contacts
generally depending on whether you have synced your iPhone through iTunes to your computer or created backup through iCloud. If you have synced your iPhone and have a recent backup of your iPhone data, you can choose to restore from iTunes backup or iCloud. One thing you need to keep in mind is that anything you added to your iPhone between when you last synced and when you restore it will be lost, or exactly, overwritten and erased forever. If you don’t, you need to find some iOS data recovery software which can selectively recover lost or deleted Contacts from your iPhone directly. iFonebox is software of this kind. The most prominent advantage of recovering with iFonebox is that you can selectively recover contacts rather than restore everything you have synced to your iPhone which will cause data overriding easily. Besides, iTunes never allow restoring certain data selectively at all.
is not only able to recover lost contacts, but also allows restoring Contacts directly to the iPhone, which brings great convenience.
You can download the free trial version to have a try firstly. As iFonebox is available both in Mac OS and Windows, please choose the right version according what kind of operating system you are going to run iFonebox on.
Now let’s get started.
: Install and run the full version of iFonebox and then connect your iPhone to your computer (this article is going to take the Mac version of iFonebox for example). And then hit the bottom “Start” button which means you choose to recover from iOS devices.
: Hit the icon of Contacts from the data type list represented by correspondent icons.
: Preview the Contacts you have recovered with iFonebox, you can choose to recover only the lost or deleted ones or whatever you want. And you can do some modifications before you start recovering. Besides, you can choose to restore the recovered contacts information to you iPhone directly simply by hitting the button of “Recover to Devices”.