How To Get iPhone Contacts Back?

This morning I discovered that all of my contacts and information for them was gone. I had trouble backing up onto the cloud so before today the last backup was “never”. So I don’t know where my contacts went or how to get them back. Please help if you can. Thank you so much!

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You may lose your important contacts for many reasons such as accidental deletion, system crash, memory insufficient and so on. For whatever reasons, it’s a heartbreaking experience. You must wonder how to get iPhone contacts back without extensive research and time consuming individual entries. Fortunately, there’s a software called iFonebox can do you a favor.

As a specialized and trusty iOS data recovery software, in addition to restoring contacts, it’s also capable of undeleting another 16 kinds of data, like photos, notes, texts, videos, call history, calendar events, safari bookmarks, WeChat conversations/images, WhatsApp chats/pictures, etc.

Here’re some features to help you get a quick understanding of iFonebox:

  •   Three excellent recovery modes
  •   Very easy to use
  •   High recovery rate
  •   Apply to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
  •   Compatible with all kinds of iOS systems
  •   100% security and never leak your information
  •   Comes with a preview function
  •   Selectively recovery
  •   Will not damage your device and current data

iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to download and install the right version for your computer. Once you have installed the program, here’re the steps to retrieve your missing contacts.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Contacts” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Get back data

After the scan completes, a list of contacts will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want and click the “Recover to pc” or “Recover to device” button.

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Is There Any Way To Save Only Contacts On iPhone 7 Before Factory Reset?

I’ve had my iPhone 7 for a few months now, and it’s been working beautifully. However, once I updated to 11.1.1, my apps would not load when opened, and my phone would just not connect at all. I thought maybe it was just my Wi-Fi connection at work, but then I noticed that it also wasn’t working at my apartment, or at my mom’s home. I’m trying to reset my iPhone 7 to factory defaults. I wonder how to save only contacts? Please help.

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In many cases, you have to restore your iPhone to factory settings. The contacts on the iPhone is the most important aspect of the device, so it can become essential to save the data on your phone to your computer. If you don’t want to use iTunes, one of the best ways to save only contacts on iPhone 7 before factory reset is via iFonebox.

Key features of iFonebox:

  •   Three excellent recovery modes
  •   Support the extraction of 17 kinds of data
  •   Compatible with almost all kind of apple devices.
  •   Support data preview on device or backup
  •   100% security guarantee

As an extraordinary iOS data recovery and transferring tool, iFonebox enables you to download only contacts on iPhone 7 before factory reset. If you have an available backup, you’re also allowed to preview data before restoring the whole backup. In addition to that, you can selectively restore the data you want to recover.

iFonebox is completely compatible with all iOS versions including the iOS 11. Please make sure to download and install the correct version. Extracting only contacts from iPhone 7 before reset it to factory settings can be done in a few simple steps. Next I will show you the detailed instructions.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Contacts” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Back up contacts

After the scan completes, a list of contacts will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want to back up and click the “Recover to PC”.

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How To Back Up Only Contacts Before Erasing All Data?

I am giving my iPhone 6s to a friend, I don’t know how to restore it to factory settings and is there a way to backup only contacts before erasing all data?

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How to restore iPhone to factory settings?

  1. If you want to save the information on your iPhone, iPad or iPod, you can make a backup.
  2. Go to Setting> iCloud, then turn off Find My iPhone.
  3. Go to Setting> General> Reset > Erase All Content and Settings

As we all know, a factory restore erases all the information, we can back up iPhone by iTunes, but you might wonder if there’s a way to back up only contacts before erasing all data. Fortunately, iFonebox can do that. So I would like to recommend that program to you.

As a convenient transferring tool, iFonebox can extract up to 17 kinds of data from iOS device to your computer, such as contacts, texts, photos, WeChat messages, call logs, notes, WhatsApp messages and so on. It enables you to save only contacts before deleting all data without iTunes or iCloud. If you synced your device to iCloud or iTunes before, you can preview detailed information from the backup by trial version. It’s also an excellent recovery tool that can help you restore data without wiping all the existing data on your phone. What a fantastic software!

Next, I will show you the detailed instructions to download only contacts before effacing all data. Before the operations, you can download the software by clicking on the icons below. Please make sure that you download the correct version.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone 6s to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue.

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Step two: Scan data

You can click “Contacts” icon, it will scan automatically, please wait in this step patiently. Please do not unplug the USB cable in the progress.

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Step three: Preview and export

After the scan finished, it will show you all the existing contacts on your iPhone 6s, you can choose the contacts you want and transfer them to your computer.

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Recover Self Deleted Contacts From iPhone 6s With iOS 11

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3 days ago I got up in the morning and my iPhone was working fine – everything as it should be. Half an hour later and all of my contacts have deleted them selves. Every single one. So I’ve tried to restore from my last back up but it wont let me – my pc tells me first I have to turn off Find my iPhone on my devise, but when i put my password in to do that my phone keeps saying that it cant connect to iCloud. Can you help me recover self deleted contacts? iPhone 6s with iOS 11  Continue reading

Recover Lost Contact Numbers From iPhone After Erase Data

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It would be a huge disaster when erase all data from iPhone without awareness. What’s the most important is the data like contacts from it. Without contact numbers, we will lose all connections with our friends, colleagues. Thus, is it possible to recover lost contact numbers from iPhone after erase data?  Continue reading

Retrieve Missing Contacts From iPhone 8/7 Due To Apple ID Changed

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We received such an email which said “My friend has changed his Apple ID and all his contacts have disappeared…can someone tell me how to retrieve them?? iPhone 7, iOS 10.3.3“. So can you offer methods here to help him retrieve missing contacts from iPhone 7 because of Apple ID changed?  Continue reading