Recover Lost Contacts After iOS 9 Update Without Backup


I recently lost my contacts after the iOS 9 update on my iPhone 6. Anyone else have the same problem?  Anyone know how to fix this? backup seemed deleted. Is there a recovery program I can download? iPhone 6, iOS 9 

Apparently, this user lost all contacts from iPhone 6 after iOS 9 update. Recently, most people have encountered with the same iOS data loss problem such as contacts and notes. We all know that contacts means a lot to us, without them, you may feel separated from the outside. So whenever it comes to iOS operating system problem, you need to have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your iPhone data. But what if you have no backup just as the above user? Here, I can offer a method for you to recover lost contacts after iOS 9 update without any backup.

In order to recover lost contacts after iOS 9 update without any backup, what you need to know first is that without a recovery program, you just cannot recover those lost contacts. In our test, we find that iFonebox is one of the best, which can not only recover deleted or lost data like contacts, notes, iMessages, calendars, reminders and more from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, but extract and restore lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup. So here, you can recover your lost contacts from iPhone directly with iFonebox if you have no backup. One more thing, iFonebox supports to recover lost contacts and notes back to your iDevice directly. Cool. Next, I will show you how to recover those lost contacts after iOS 9 update without any backup.

Recover lost contacts after iOS 9 update without any backup 

There is no doubt that the first thing is to free download and install iFonebox: Windows version and Mac version. Also, iFonebox free trial version (Win and Mac) is always available. Now, you can follow the simple steps listed as below:

  • Run iFonebox. Choose “Recover from iOS Device” mode. Please connect your iPhone to the computer so as to scan and recover contacts back to it.
  • Scan lost contacts from iPhone. Click on Contacts icon to start scanning.
  • Preview and select lost contacts to recover. After scanning, you can pick out your iPhone lost contacts to recover via clicking Recover to Device button to end the process.


The above are the complete process to recover iPhone lost contacts after update to iOS 9 without any backup via iFonebox, quite convenient and functional. If you get other good suggestions, comment here and share with us.

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