Two Easy Ways on How to Recover Contacts on iPhone

iPhone is without a doubt the most popular mobile device in circulation today, with over 74 million iPhone having been sold in the company’s first quarter of last year alone. Whilst iPhone has a long list of positive traits that draw in a large customer base, no business can offer a completely perfect product.

With iPhone having such great storage facilities, important information can easily be kept on it, which makes finding the data easy and quick. However, when iPhone data suddenly vanishes or accidental deletion occurs, there is no safety net.

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A common issue that iPhone users experience frequently is contact loss, which bring in many troubles to users. And if you find yourself in this situation, I am sure you will be eager to acquire a quick and reliable solution.

In this article I will offer two precise methods to recover deleted contacts iPhone and ensure you never have to worry about the loss of a contact or multiple contacts again. You can either recover contacts by Message app, or by using iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery or iMyfone D-Back data recovery for Mac software solution.

How to Recover iPhone Contacts by Message App

In case you are not able to recover iPhone contacts through backup, you are not to be panic as you can still have them back by using message app. There are many inbuilt message apps that come with new iPhone and others you get from Apple Store as well. Inbuilt options include iMessage, Apple’s pre-installed email app and FaceTime. Other third party message apps include WhatsApp, Skype, Facebook Messenger, Kik, Snapchat and lots more. The truth is that each and every one of these message apps is created not only to offer you great experience by connecting with friends and families, but also recover contacts from iPhone.

Below is steps on how to recover deleted contacts from iPhone using message app:

  1. Tap Message icon on your iPhone.
  2. As the Window open click on new message icon.
  3. Inside the new message icon, type the name of the contact you want to recover inside the top field.
  4. The contact information will perhaps come out even if it has been deleted from your iPhone.

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone by iMyfone D-Back

iMyfone D-Back is a specially developed and incredibly efficient iPhone data recovery software. Whether your files, such as messages, notes, calendars and more, have been deleted by accident, your device has been lost or damaged or a virus has wiped its memory clean, iMyfone D-Back ensures your data be retrievable.

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Once you have installed the software, there are four recovery modes to recover deleted iPhone contacts:

Smart Recovery

Recover from iOS Device

Recover from iTunes Backup

Recover from iCloud Backup

4 recovery modes to recover deleted contacts iphone

Choose the recovery mode which suits you best. For example, if your iPhone has been lost/stolen you cannot use the iOS Device section, but other three options are still available.

Recover contacts iPhone from Backup

Click on the “Start”. This will take you to a section where you need to choose the data type you want to recover. So tick the “Contacts” section.

select contact from itunes backup

iMyfone D-Back will then scan and search all the contacts from your backup and produce them on the interface for your preview.

And then, you can restore the wanted contacts to one folder. And voila your contacts are back!

Recover contacts from iPhone directly

If you do want to recover deleted contacts from iPhone, select “Recover from iOS Device” option and then connect your iPhone to the PC.

In the same way, you need to check “Contact” for the subsequent scan. And the next is to preview and recover iPhone contacts also.

preview contact from ios to recover iphone contacts

This advanced piece of software ensures your data is never truly lost, and is a sure-proof way to recover deleted contacts iPhone have ever been stored on your device.

So there you have it. No need to panic, if you discover the contacts on your iPhone have gone, or your device has been damaged or stolen, there are two easy and quick methods to recover iPhone contacts information. And iMyfone D-Back is a remarkable piece of software that offers a swift and simple step-by-step approach explaining how to recover contacts on iPhone. You can now never truly lose important contact details again!

And the trail version of iMyfone D-Back or iMyfone D-Back for Mac which can figure out whether your contacts can be previewed and recovered is available now. Just download and have a try!

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