How to Recover Missing Contacts Caused after iCloud Restore?

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“Yesterday setup a new Iphone from a recent Icloud backup. The setup was fairly smooth and successful. Today I notice that the contacts with whom I have been talking and texting yesterday are missing. Later realised many of my contacts are missing. So I erased all the contents and took the same backup again. Voila ! I got all my contacts back. But within 10mins I lost some contacts again. Not sure why this is happenning. Can anyone help me on restoring all my contacts and break this deletion process ?  iPhone 5s, iOS 9.2” 
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Save iPhone 6s Messages to Computer for Backup Before Restoring from iCloud

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I switched from my iPhone 5S to the 6S.  My screen cracked on my new 6S and I went to the Apple Store to get it fixed .They said for the price of the screen they’ll just give me a new phone and swap it So, I backed up my phone in the store to the iCloud back up and restored to the new phone. My text messages were not there. After three representatives we found out that there is nothing I can do except go back to the original five as back up that was three weeks old They even sent me an email from the engineers saying there’s nothing they can do about this. Continue reading

iCloud Restore for iPhone 6s Caused Messages Missing, now what?

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My wife’s new iPhone 6s (with ios 9.0.2)has been having issues. We previously just used our computer so the iCloud backup/restore was kinda a mystery to me exactly what it does and does not do. Then I did a iCloud backup on her phone, reset, then restore from iCloud backup. The backup seemed to be restoring but when it appears to be done it went to the white screen with an apple logo. Had to do a power reset and the phone powered up. Seems that some settings were restored and some we not. The call history and message were lost which is the big issue.Continue reading