How to Restore iPhone Contacts from iTunes Backup

Accidentally deleted your important contacts from iPhone? Or unfortunately found that your iPhone is lose/broke? If you have ever synced your iPhone with iTunes/iCloud, iPhone Contacts Recovery is a good iPhone Data Recovery program to help you recover lost or deleted iPhone contacts from iTunes/iCloud Backup files, or restore iPhone contacts from iPhone directly.

As an effective and reliable data recovery software, it can help you to save deleted contacts of your iPhone. There are three kinds of recovery mode: to recover contacts directly from the iPhone and to restore previous contacts by extracting it from iTunes and iCloud backup! This tutorial will show you an effective way to recover iPhone Contacts from iTunes backup. In addition, you can recover your lost contacts from iPhone by following this step-to-step guide: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from iPhone Directly.

Note: You can follow the similar steps to recover your lost contacts, SMS, calendar, call history, notes, photos and videos.

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How to Extract iTunes Backup to Recover iPhone Contacts

Step 1. Launch the Recovery software and Scan the backup file

Note: Do not connect or sync your iPhone with iTunes after you lost your contacts, to prevent the backup file from being updated and overwritten by the contacts on your iPhone now.

After downloading and launching the iPhone Contacts Recovery on your computer, select your device type and recovery mode. Now, turn to "Recover from iTunes backup file".

Note: After you choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File", if you have synced more than one  iDevices with iTunes before, you will see different backup files here. You should mark the one for your iPhone and click "Start Scan" to continue.

For those who only have one Apple device synced with iTunes before, you will see only one device backup. You can click "Start Scan" directly.

Step 2. Extract iTunes Backup to Recover iPhone Contacts

After the scan, you will see all the content in the backup file displayed in order and you can preview them one by one. Apart from contacts, you can recover photos, videos, notes, call history, test messages, etc. from your backup. If you only want to recover your iPhone contacts, you can mark those you want to get back and click the "Recover" button to extract iTunes backup and save them on your computer.

These are the whole steps of recovering/extracting iPhone Contacts from iTunes backup. Now, you can download this useful iPhone Contact Recovery software to have a try!

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