How to Recover Lost contacts after iPhone 5s App Crash

“My wife’s iPhone 5s crashed this mornibg. When it rebooted all her contacts is gone. we can not find any contacts number in the contacts.any one know how to get lost contacts back onto her iphone 5s after app crash?”

Unsuccessful iOS upgrade and unconsciously app crashes always make us freak out not only with no device to use at once but also with no recorded data to contact with the world out of doors. It is more like a person with memory lost. What if you lost your contacts after app crashed on your iPhone 6 / 6 plus/ 5s/ 5/ 4s? 

Surely, you can choose iTunes to restore your lost iPhone 5s contacts after app crash.(iTunes doesn’t allowed you to only restore lost contacts from backup) However, merits always exist with demerits. The backup file of iPhone contacts on iTunes is SQlitedb file, which is not allowed to be previewed or be restored to your iPhone. Then what you should do? A third-party data recovery can be your last choice. iFonebox is one iPhone 5s Contact Recovery software, which can recover your lost Contacts, Messages, Notes, bookmarks, etc from your iPhone 5s, iTunes Backup Files with restorable file formats, like .vcf and .csv. Allowing for the case of iPhone or system crash, it is highly recommended for users to make backup on your iTunes. Once contacts lost, you can backup restorable contact data from iTunes Backup with iFonebox.

How to Get deleted & lost contacts back onto iPhone 5s / 5 /6 /6 plus after crash

Download the trial version below and have a try.


1. Download, Install and Launch.

Download and install this iPhone contacts recovery software on your computer and run it. it provides twos modes for your to recover iphone lost data after crash. Choose “recover from ios device” or “recover from iTunes backup” represent respectively with directly recover lost contacts from iPhone 5s and retrieve iPhone 5s contacts from iTunes backup file

2. Scan your iPhone 5s or select an backup to Recover lost contacts

If you Choose “recover from ios device”(please connect your iPhone 5s with computer firstly), it will automatically scan and analys data file in your iPhone 5s
if you choose ”recover from iTunes backup“,please select a backup file fpr your iPhone to extract lost contacts data.

3. Preview and Recover lost contacts contacts number on iPhone 5s

After minutes of scanning, all data files will be shown on the interface. Click contacts, you can see all contacts info you have stored on the right side.
Select the contacts that you need to restore and then click recover to save the contacts to your computer or directly recover all selected contacts back to your iPhone 5s by clicking “Transfer all selected to device” button.
Tip: You could do some edit before transfer these deleted contacts back to iPhone. Choose one deleted contacts, 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” button.

That’s all, this is the whole steps of get lost contacts number back onto iPhone 5s,This method is also applicable to iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus,iPhone 5, iPhone 4s , etc and recover other iOS data like Messages, Photos, Notes,etc

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