How To Recover Deleted Contacts From iPhone 5s After Update To iOS 9?


Just got some contacts from my iPhone 5s deleted and I was urgent to recover them. I added some news contacts after I updated iPhone 5s to iOS 9, so I cannot make sure whether those deleted contacts are contained in my iTunes backup. Can anyone help? I need to recover those deleted contacts from iPhone 5s, running iOS 9. Thanks in advance. 

Today, I received an email and the content is as above.In short, he wants to recover deleted contacts from iPhone 5s after updated to iOS 9. I think it is not difficult to recover deleted contacts with or without any iTunes/iCloud backup. But how to do that? Here we go.

In order to recover deleted contacts from iPhone 5s, one of the most important and indispensable software is iPhone Data Recovery tool, which can not only recover deleted data like contacts, notes, iMessages, calendars, etc, from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, but extract lost data from iTunes/iCloud backup selectively if you have backup files for lost data. Plus, such iPhone Data Recovery like iFonebox can recover deleted contacts and notes back to your iPhone 5s directly, quite professional and powerful. Here, I will show you how to use iFonebox to recover deleted contacts back to iPhone 5s after update to iOS 9. Keep reading.

How to recover deleted contacts back to iPhone 5s directly?

Undoubtedly, the first thing is to download and install iFonebox: Windows version and Mac version. If you want to use iFonebox Free Trail Version (Win and Mac) in advance, just download it. Next, you can refer to the simple steps as listed:

  1. Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iOS Device mode. Please connect your iPhone 5s to the computer so as to scan and recover deleted contacts to it.
  2. Scan contacts from iPhone 5s.
  3. Preview and select deleted contacts to recover. Now, you can pick out those deleted contacts and then, click Recover to Device button and all contacts will be in your iPhone 5s now.


Tips: if you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your deleted contacts, you can also choose Recover from iTunes/iCloud Backup mode.

Here is a video shows you how to use iFonebox to recover deleted contacts from iPhone:

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