How To Save Only Contacts From iPhone 8 With Broken Screen?

I got an iPhone 8 for now a month and today it fell down, about 2 feet. The glass is cracked. Fortunately, the phone can still be used! What’s my next step? I wonder how to back up only contacts before I get it fixed through Apple.

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To protect your information and save time, follow these steps before you get service for your device:

  •   Make sure activation lock is off
  •   Back up your iOS device if necessary
  •   Bring your sales receipt, in case your service requires proof of purchase
  •   Remove SIM card and screen protector from your device
  •   keep your cable and charger

PS: How to turn off activation lock

Having your iPhone screen damaged is a common occurrence. On the one hand, you need to get the iPhone repaired as soon as possible. On the other hand, it’s important to back up your data to prevent data lose, such as contacts. If you can’t figure how to save only contacts from iPhone 8 with broken screen, I think you can turn to iFonebox for help.

As a professional iOS data recovery software, iFonebox is committed to recovering up to 17 kinds of data, like contacts, photos, call logs, calendar events, safari bookmarks, WeChat messages/ Attachments, WhatsApp messages/ Attachments, text messages, etc. Here’re some main features you can know the software better:

  •   Three excellent kinds of working modes: recover form iOS devices/ recover from iTunes backup/ recover from iCloud backup
  •   Apply to all kinds of iOS devices: including iPhone X
  •   Ease of use: a 10-year-old can use it too
  •   Extract data from device or backup selectively: download only contacts from iphone 8 with cracked screen
  •   Save the retrieved notes, contacts and texts to iPhone directly.
  •   100% security guarantee

However, iFonebox can do much more than recovery. It’s also a fantastic and handy data transferring tool, it enables you to transfer as many as 17 kinds of data as I mentioned before. It will be a good helper for you to reduce the risk of data loss in case of iPhone lost/ stolen, water damaged, careless deletion and many other scenarios.

It’s necessary to download and install iFonebox on your computer before use it to extract only contacts when iPhone 8’s screen is fragmentized. It works for both Windows and Mac computer, so you should choose the correct version for your computer.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Connect your iPhone 8 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: Recover notes

After the scan completes, all the existing contacts will show up on your program interface. Now you can recover them, choose the items you want to store and click the “Recover to PC” button.

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How To Recover Photos From iCloud If iPhone 8 Has Been Stolen?

Please guys I’m really scared, I want a clear answer. My iPhone 8 was stolen recently, I have lost pictures saved in my iCloud and have not been able to find them. I am not sure if they were deleted or when that happened?

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iPhone may be the most widely used smartphone in the world now. iPhone users enjoy the convenience and powerful functions which iPhone brings to them. So once the iPhone is missing, not only will the property be damaged, but some important data will also be lost, such as photos. There’s no need to worry too much, iFonebox may help you recover photos from iCloud even if iPhone 8 has been stolen.

iFonebox is a specialized iOS data recovery software for all kinds of iOS devices, including iPhone X. Up to 17 types of data could be backed up easily. You can certainly restore pictures if iPhone 8 has been stolen as long as you backed up your device before. You can choose to restore your phone with the iCloud restore option when you reset the iPhone. However, all the existing data on your phone will be wiped out. With iFonebox, you are able to selectively retrieve lost data from available backup and the data on your iPhone will not be overwritten.

iFonebox is fully compatible with Win and Mac, it’s necessary to install the program from official website or here, please make sure to download the right version for your computer. The following instructions will show you how to retrieve images from iCloud when iPhone 8 was lost.

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Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID

Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

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Step two: Download data from iCloud backup

After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. Also, you can select only “Photos” to download to save your time.

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Step three: Scan data

Click on “Photos” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and recover data

Now you can select the photos you want and click “Recover to PC”, then the instruction is accomplished.

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Transfer Photos To Computer From iPhone 8


How to transfer photos from iPhone 8 to computer? Now iPhone 8 as well as iPhone 8 Plus has at least 64 GB for users. But sometimes, you still feel there is not enough space for you to take photos or videos on iPhone, thus you need to transfer all those photos to your computer to free up more storage. But how?  Continue reading

How To Get Back Data From Broken iPhone 8?


How to get back data from broken iPhone 8? It is troublesome when iPhone gets broken due to various reasons, because we need the data from broken iPhone completely. Thus, how to retrieve data like text messages from iPhone 8? Two methods are introduced here to help you extract data from broken iPhone easily.

Method 1. Extract data from broken iPhone 8 via iFonebox

As is known that iFonebox is a professional iPhone and iPad data recovery and management tool which enables you to extract data like text messages, photos, videos, contacts, notes from iPhone selectively to your computer. Plus, you can recover deletd or lost data from iOS device via iFonebox. Also, if you have an iTunes or iCloud backup, you can still get back data from iPhone backup selectively. Here, I will show you steps to get back data from your broken iPhone 8.

Download and install iFonebox on your computer ahead. There are two versions accessible: Windows version and Mac version.

Steps to extract data from broken iPhone within the help from iFonebox

Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iOS Device mode. Remember to connect your iPhone to the computer with USB cable. Once connected successfully, iFonebox will detect your iDevice. If it is the first time to connect your iPhone to PC, you need to choose Trust the computer on your iPhone screen. Click Start button to begin.
Scan contacts from iPhone. Now just click on Contacts item to start analysis process. Larger data needs more time. Please be patient.ifonebox-2
Preview and select lost contacts to extract. Now you have the chance to view those scanned contacts and then, select them, click Recover to PC button to transfer all found contacts back to your computer directly.recover_iphone_6s_contacts

Methods 2. Extract data from broken iPhone backup 

Another easy method for you to find broken iPhone data is from iTunes or iCloud backup if you have one before. Take iCloud backup example. Here, you still need the help from iFonebox to extract data from backup to your computer.

Step one: Run iFonebox and Sign in with your Apple ID

Turn on the iFonebox after completing the download, then just click the Recover from iCloud Backup at the upper-right corner of the interface. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.

There’re some points you need notice

  1. Please ensure to disconnect your device with your computer under this mode, in case the iCloud file be updated or modified.
  2. Please make sure that your Apple ID is in a normal state, and if you turn on the Apple ID two steps authentication, turn it off and try again.

Step Two: Scan the data 

You can scan data one by one. Take Messages as example. Click on Message Attachments item to start scanning automatically. If you want to recover only messages in it, please click on Messages icon. Or you can click Recover All button to transfer all data to your computer directly.
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Step Three: Check and recover

You can view data and then, select them and transfer them to your computer via clicking Recover to PC button.