iPhone Contacts Missing? How to Restore Contacts on iPhone

iPhone Contacts Missing? How to Restore Contacts on iPhone
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This passage introduces a solution to how to recover deleted contacts or lost contacts from iphone.

iPhone contacts disappeared? Follow this article and learn how to restore contacts on iPhone. It’s really a grievous news to know that your iPhone contacts missing. Here are 3 methods for you to restore contacts on iPhone.

Whatever you have been backup or no backup, it also can recover contacts on iPhone. If you have encountered this kind of situation, read on to learn solutions below. Keep on reading How to Restore Contacts on iPhone 6/6 s/5/SE. All iPhone is supported.


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Part 1. How to Restore  Contacts  on iPhone Directly

Part 2. How to Recover disappeared Contacts from iTunes Backup

Part 3. How to Recover missing Contacts from iCloud Backup

Part 1. How to Restore Contacts on iPhone Directly

Step 1. Connect your iPhone and scan it

Firstly, you need to launch the iPhone Recovery and connect your iPhone to PC via USB cable. After downloading and moving iPhone Recovery on computer, you should connect your iPhone and run the program on your computer. Then you'll see the main window as follows. Simply click on the "Start Scan" button to get it scanned.



Step 2: Recover deleted or lost iPhone contacts

After the scan, you can preview all found data before recovery. Choose" Contacts" to preview, mark it and click "Recover". You can recover them to your iOS devices or your computer.



Part 2. How to Recover disappeared Contacts from iTunes Backup

Method 1: Selectively recover iPhone contacts from iTunes backup (Flexible and Fast)

Step1. Scan the backup file

You will see a list of backup files after you click "Recover from iTunes Backup File" on the top of the program's window. Choose the one for your iPhone and click "Start Scan".



Step 2. Preview and recover your iPhone contacts.

The scan will take you a few seconds. All the contents from the backup file will be displayed in details, so you can read them all. Then check the box in front of any item you want, and click the "Recover" button. we can read these contacts directly on the computer since they can be saved as .xlsx, .html or .csv file.



Method 2: How to restore contacts on iPhone via iTunes (restore the entire backup)

Step 1. Disable auto synchronization first, preventing your iPhone from syncing automatically;

Step 2. Connect your iPhone to the computer.

Go to the "Devices" again, choose the backup file of your iPhone and click on the "Restore" button. When the restore is complete, your iPhone will restart and all the contacts in the backup is on your iPhone now.



Part 3. How to Recover missing Contacts from iCloud Backup

Method 1: Preview and recover any contacts you want from iCloud backup (Safe and Easy)

Step1. Sign in iCloud

Run the program and select "Recover from iCloud Backup File" from the left side of the interface. Then sign in iCloud with your account.

Note: Don’t connect your iPhone to the computer when using iCloud to back up.


Step 2. Select iCloud backup files and types

When you log into your iCloud, we can see a list of iCloud backup files we backed before on iCloud. Choose the one you want. And select the file types "Contacts" to scan them from iCloud backup.



Step 3. Preview and recover contacts from iCloud backup

After the scan process is completed, you will see a list of the contacts on the window. We can select contacts we want to recover. The exported contacts can be saved as .xlsx, .html or .csv file.



Method 2: How to restore contacts on iPhone via iCloud (Erase All Data)

Step 1. Erase iPhone data and settings

Before restoring iCloud, we need to erase iPhone. We can go to "Settings" < "General" < "Reset" < "Erase All Content and Settings".


Step 2. Restore iCloud backup to your iPhone

After that we can start to restore iPhone from iCloud backup by going to "Set up your device" < "iCloud Sign In" < "Choose backup".



From now on, you can see your lost contacts again in iPhone's after using the software. Three easy methods for you iPhone. By the way, if you still have such problem of how to recover deleted or lost contacts on iPhone, you can check the above tutorial to find a solution.



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