The contacts all lost from my wife’s iPhone 5S when it crash. the only way to get back the lost contacts is restore from iTunes backup, but a lot of new files would be erased If restore iPhone from previous backup, we would like to know is there any way to only restore contacts back to the iPhone5s? how to transfer contacts from iTunes to iPhone 5S quickly?
We all know that, iTunes doesn’t allow you to backup and restore data selectively, there is no option in iTunes. if you want to only restore contacts back to your iPhone5S,you can have a try iFonebox– iPhone data recovery software, which is able to access to iTunes backup and selectively extract contacts, photos, notes, etc from iTunes backup. With the help of iFonebox, you can transfer contacts from iTunes backup to your iPhone 5S quickly and easily.(update version support restore fron encrypted iTunes backup)
Below is a simple guide show you how to transfer contacts from backup to iPhone 6/ 5S /5 /5c /4S /4 with iFonebox First download the trial version of iFonebox by clicking below icon and install it on your PC/Mac. both windows and Mac version are easy to use and trustworthy. Feel free to have a try!
Three Steps to Restore Contacts from backup to iPhone 6/5S/5/4S/4
Step 1: lunch iFonebox on computer, then select the “Recover from iTunes backup”mode in windows. You can also Directly Recover Deleted Contacts back to iPhone.
Step 2: Select the backup file and hit on “Start Scan” to scan and extract contacts The software will automatically load the backups from your ‘default backup folder’ from the most recent to the oldest one. Otherwise, you can click “Select” button to browse backup from other locations or external hard drive.
Step 3 Restore and transfer contacts from iTunes backup to iPhone 5S When scanning finished, all files in iTunes backup are extracted and displayed here, Move your mouse to “Contacts” to preview the content one by one. Then choose those you want and click “Transfer all selected to device” button on the bottom of the interface to transfer those contacts back to your iPhone.
Tip: You could do some edit before transfer these contacts to device. Choose one contact and click the “Edit” on the bottom right of the interface to edit and add the content of this contact like name, number, address, birthday, etc. Then click “Save” to transfer the contact back to device.