Is It Possible To Recover Only Contacts From iTunes Backup?

Hello, my phone crashed yesterday and won’t turn back on or charge since then. It will start up with the apple logo and then the screen goes dark, will only stay on for about 30 seconds. iTunes won’t recognize it at all, I tired resetting it, a different cord, basically everything and nothing works! My concern is how to recover only contacts from iTunes backup? Please help!

  retrieve just contacts from itunes backup

This is actually a common question with iPhone users around the world. As powerful as the devices are, they are still prone to damage now and again and when this happens, most people worry about saving the data on their devices. If you can’t repair the device without data loss, you may have lost the data on the device forever. Otherwise you should turn to a third-party program for help. iFonebox is such an application that can help you recover only contacts from iTunes backup.

iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery software which is designed to make it easy for you to recover data from your iOS device and gain access to your backup files either on iTunes or iCloud and extract data from the backup. Some of its main features listed below:

  • It can help you abstract/recover up to 17 kinds of data like contacts, call records, safari history, texts, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc.
  • The preview function allows you to see all the recoverable data
  • Selectively regain data without restoring the entire backup file
  • You don’t need to risk losing current data in your device
  • It’s very easy to use and completely safe
  • It’s compatible with almost all types of iOS devices and versions including the latest iOS 11.3

iFonebox is capable of detecting into your backups in depth and showing you the detailed information, that’s why it can help you retrieve just contacts from iTunes backup. Except for that, if you don’t have a backup, it can scan your device directly. In other words, you still have a big chance to get lost data back as long as they’re not wiped out.

Before extracting only contacts from iTunes backup, the first thing is to install the program on our computer. iFonebox works completely well on all iOS devices, and it’s has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. So it’s necessary to install the right version for your computer.

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Step one: Launch iFonebox

Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.

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Step two: Scan data

It will scan automatically after you click the “Contacts” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.

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Step three: Extract data

Now you can recover the contacts you want from backup, choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc” button.

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