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 How to recover deleted contacts from iphone without backup?

Dec 09, 2016 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to iPhone Data Recovery

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  • Help, recover iPhone contacts without backup
    1. I accidentally restored my iphone 6s - the backup that was restored was from a year ago. can i recover the photos on my phone before the backup? - Buford

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    3. Someone erased my iphone 6s memory through icloud (from another phone) and now my iphone wants me to reset everything (language etc.) like a new iphone. I just want to recover my contact list (number address) but the problem is I have never save a backup anywhere before (not even on my computer). Is there something like a automatic backup inside my phone or something like that? Can anyone PLEASE help??? Or else my boss will fire me... - Zues

    Due to the special technology of iOS devices, it's very hard to recover data directly from the iPhone itself, but it's not impossible. There is indeed such a program that enables you to recover contacts from iPhone 11 Pro Max/11 Pro/11, iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X / 8 Plus / 8 / 7 Plus / 7 / 6S Plus / 6S / SE without iTunes backup files: iPhone Data Recovery or iPhone Data Recovery for Mac

    Step by step to recover deleted contacts from iPhone without backup
    Download the free trial version below for taking a try.


    Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer
    Connect your iPhone towards the PC and run the Fonelab. Here we take the windows version as an example, the Mac verison steps is the similar. you'll see the main window as follows.
    iPhone Contacts Recovery - main screenshot

    Upgrade iTunes to the latest version and Connect your iPhone to PC.

    Step 2. Select file type and scan iPhone
    As iPhone 11 Pro Max/11 Pro/11, iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X / 8 Plus / 8 / 7 Plus / 7 / 6S Plus / 6S / SE users, select the type of data you want to recover "Contacts", you can directly click the "Scan" button after connecting your device. Then the program will automatically begin to scan your iPhone for deleted contacts on it.

    From then on, the program will automatically start scanning your iPhone for the deleted contacts.
    recover iphone contacts without backup

    how to recover iphone contacts without backup - scan iphone

    Step 3. Preview and recover deleted iPhone contacts
    Following the scan, you are able to preview all discovered data before recovery. Choose "Contacts" on the left side and you can preview all your deleted contacts here as follow, including job titles, addresses, and more.
    recover deleted contacts from iphone without backup - recoverable
    Notice: Data discovered here contains deleted data and those still on your iPhone. In case you just want back your deleted ones, you are able to refine the scan result using the slide button at bottom to only display deleted items.

    As for text messages, iMessage, contacts, or notes, when you click Recover, a pop-up will ask you to "Recover to Computer" or "Recover to Device". If you want to put these messages back to your iOS device, click "Recover to Device".


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