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How to Restore Deleted Contacts on iPhone Xs Max/Xs/XR/X/8/7/6 etc. for Mac & Windows?

No matter how careful you are, you are likely to lose data from your iPhone, computer, etc. due to different reasons in the daily life and work. So one day, you found some important contact number have gone from your iPhone, please calm down. You can find some effective way to recover deleted or lost contacts from iPhone with ease.

Method 1 - Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts with Data Recovery for iOS
Method 2 - Recover Lost Contacts on iPhone with iOS Data Rescuer
Method 3 - Recover iPhone Contacts with iPhone Contacts+SMS Recovery

Method 1 - Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts with Data Recovery for iOS

Actually, every time you sync iPhone to iTunes, it will automatically generate a backup file and save on your computer. However, you can't find them easily. Thus, if you want to retrieve iPhone lost contacts from your iPhone device, you need to find a reliable iPhone Contact Recovery software as your assistant - Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone iPad iPod (Windows Version) and Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone iPad iPod (Mac Version) would be your best choice.

Being a professional recovery tool, Coolmuster aims to help you find back all lost or deleted data from iPhone with one click. It is compatible with all models of iPhone, including iPhone Xs Max/Xs/XR/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S. Now, just get this powerful program for Mac & Windows by clicking below icons.

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Before we start the recovery, you need to know that you shouldn't use your iPhone to sync new data after you lost contacts. Because any operation may overwrite the lost data. So please pay more attention to this point.

Step 1. Launch the program and you'll found all iTunes backup files have been detected and displayed in the main interface. Just choose the one of your iPhone and press "Start Scan" to begin to scan for files.

restore contacts on iphone

Step 2. After the scanning, you'll be showed a list of lost data files on the left, including contacts, messages, camera roll, photos, etc. For lost contacts, you can choose "Contacts" and find those contacts you want back. Then click "Recover" to save them on your computer. Done!

restore contacts on iphone

Tips: In order to avoid losing contacts from iPhone again, please backup your iPhone frequently.

Method 2 - Recover Lost Contacts on iPhone with iOS Data Rescuer

Powerful as the above software may sound, it only allows you to recover lost contacts and other files from iPhone device on the condition that have made an iTunes backup of the important files. But this Coolmuster iOS Data Rescuer software can easily recover lost contacts as well as other files like music, photos, videos, apps and etc. from iPhone/iPad/iPod no matter you have an iTunes backup or not.

> First of all, open the installed software on the computer. Then you can see the below interface where you are provided with 3 options. Choose the mode of Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup File or Recover from iCloud Backup File as wanted.

restore contacts on iphone

> Next, follow the onscreen guide to access your phone files. For the fist mode, you need to connect your iOS device to computer via USB cable and then hit the Start Scan option to continue the process; for the second mode, you need to select an iTunes backup and click Start Scan option; for the third mode, you need to sign into iCloud account and download iCloud backup file here as prompted.

> Now, you can enter the Contacts folder on the left panel to preview more detailed information. While previewing, you can select the contacts you want to recover from iPhone by ticking them out. Finally, hit the Recover option to recover the lost contacts on iPhone in one click.

restore contacts on iphone

Method 3 - Recover iPhone Contacts with iPhone SMS+Contacts Recovery

In this case when you only want to recover the lost contacts on your iPhone device, you can also turn to this Coolmuster iPhone Contacts+SMS Recovery software for help. This software is especially designed to recover contacts and messages on your iPhone. With this software, you are free to preview the lost contacts and messages to choose the files you want to recover from your device within simple clicks!

> Install and open the right version on the computer, and then link your iPhone to the computer with USB cord. This software will detect the lost files and show you the below interface. Tick out the Contacts option and hit the StartScan option to continue the process.

restore contacts on iphone

> Now, you can see the interface as pictured in the below. Choose the right mode to preview and select the files as you wanted and needed. Finally, click on Export option to recover the lost contacts on iPhone within simple clicks.

restore contacts on iphone

The recovered contacts will be saved on the computer, you can then transfer these files to your iPhone device and also save them as a backup on the computer. So, now you are free to choose either way to recover lost contacts on iPhone as needed!


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