How to Retrieve Contacts on Mac When iPhone broken

“I broke my iPhone4S last weekend and the screen remains blank/black even if I connect it to a computer running iTunes. Is there a way I can still access my iPhone4S contacts or retrieve the contacts?”
Although the iPhone’s screen doesn’t work and you can not access your iPhone4S contacts,you still have chance to retrieve the contacts in your iPhone4S. as long as you have synced you iPhone4S with computer.You can access contacts in iTunes backup. What you need is a third party tool– iFonebox is such a trustworthy ios data recovery software which designed for iPhone/iPad/iPod users to recover deleted/lost contacts, photos, messages, etc .it provides two modes to retrieve contacts: Recover from iTunesbackup;Recover from ios device.

Here we can use mode “Recover from iTunesbackup” to access and retrieve iPhone contacts.

If you deleted contacts on iPhone and have no backup, you can refer to Quickly Get Back deleted/Lost iPhone Contacts Without Backup

Firstly,Download the free trial version by clicking below icons,both Windows and Mac are 100% safe and reliable.


Now please follow the steps below to access and retrieve contacts from iTunes we take Mac version as an example,if you run windows computer,you can refer to Recover contacts from iPhone backup on PC

Step 1. Scan and access iTunes backup

Launch iFonebox on Mac and you’ll get the window below. Please select the “Recover from iTunes backup”.

Step 2. Access and recover contacts in iTunes backup
After scanning finished, all files in iTunes backup are extracted including contacts, messages and so on. Move your mouse to “Contacts” click it,You are able to see all the deleted and exist contacts on iTunes backup. just choose what you want and click “Recover” to save them all on your Mac as readable files. In a few minutes, you can view them on your Mac.

Note: The contacts displayed in the scan result contains deleted and existing files on your iPhone. Both of them have their own color. If you want to separate them, you can use the checkbox”Only display deleted items”.

With iFonebox, you can also access and retrieve photos,videos,call history,notes,messages,voice memos if you need~

See also:
How to access password forgotten iPhone4 to extract data
How to access and retrieve Photos/video from iTunes backup
How to access and retrieve Call history from iTunes backup
How to access and retrieve Notes from iTunes backup
How to access and retrieve Messages from iTunes backup
How to access and retrieve voice memos from iTunes backup

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