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Recover lost Contacts from iPhone after update to iOS10/ iOS 11

Recover lost Contacts from iPhone after update to iOS10/ iOS 11

The release time of IOS 11 is getting closer, and it is believed that many iPhone users are eager to upgrade their iPhone to IOS 11. Today, IOS 11 experience version has come out, there are many iPhone users have chosen to experience IOS 11. Ios each upgrade comes with a new feature or a perfect vulnerability.   

But when you upgrade your iPhone to IOS 11, you may lose contacts from iphone. If you have not backed up or stored on your computer, you will lose these contacts. How do I recover the lost iPhone contacts after updating IOS 11?


Whenever you use iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and iPhone 6/6, you need to recover lost data directly from iPhone 7. If your contacts backup to iTunes, you can recover lost files from iTunes backup iPhone contacts, whether you update iPhone or iOS 11 jailbreak your iPhone, can restore the lost direct contact form of iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6S and iPhone 6 and more older iPhone.           

IPhone contacts Recovery----IOS data recovery can restore iPhone lost contact after updating IOS 11. When your iPhone upgrade or jailbreak goes into contact with a lost iPhone, and you need to restore it, you can try IOS data recovery. This iPhone contacts recovery software will not only help you restore contact with iPhone, but also restore the missing text messages, photos, video, call records, notes, etc..

The recovery for iPhone to recover lost contact two-way, the iPhone contact recovery software can recover lost or deleted iPhone contacts from iTunes backup, or retrieve contacts directly from your iPhone 7 or 6S / 6 / 8 iTunes backup if you are ready to update your iPhone to iOS 11, you must have a iPhone data recovery, the iPhone allows you to back the lost data!      

Free download iPhone data recovery to recover lost iPhone contacts:

Follow use guide show you how to recover lost or deleted iPhone contacts in two different ways - "Recover Contacts from iTunes Backup File" and "Recover lost Contacts from iPhone Directly".

    Part 1: How to Recover Lost Contacts from iTunes Backup

    Part 2: Restore Lost Contacts Directly from your iPhone

Part 1: How to Recover Lost Contacts from iTunes Backup


Step 1: Choose the Recovery Mode

Install and run
iOS Data Recovery on your computer. Select the type of your device and choose "Recover from iTunes Backup". (Here we take iPhone 4 for an example)

Select which Recover Mode you want to recover iPhone contacts,"Recover Contacts from iTunes bakcup File",or "Recover lost Contacts from iPhone Device"

Step.2: Scan the Backup File

If you have backed up your iPhone constantly, or synced more than one Apple device on the computer before, there will be several backup files displayed in the window. Choose the right and latest backup version, then, click "Start Scan" to go on.

Step.3: Choose and Retrieve Lost Contacts

After scanning, you'll be showed a list of lost data files on the left below the name of your device, including Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Contacts, Messages, etc. Check "Contacts" and choose those contacts you want back. Click "Recover" to restore those lost or deleted contacts on your computer. Done!

After recover the lost contacts from iTunes,the files are saved in your Mac,you can use Mobilego for iOS to transfer contacts from Mac to your iPhone.


Part 2: How to Restore Lost Contacts Directly from your iPhone

This part is to show you how to recover lost or deleted contacts from your iPhone directly without backup to the iTunes. But this recovery mode works only for iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS, iPad 1 and iPod touch 4 for the moment, or you should turn to the first part for recovery.

Step 1 Connect your iPhone to Computer and Choose your Device
To begin with, install the program on your computer and run it. Then connect your iPhone 4 to the computer.

Step 2 Select the Recovery Mode

Different from the recovery mode chosen in part 1, here you should select "Recover from iOS Device" in the following interface:

Step.3: Enter the DFU Mode and Start Scanning

You need to enter the DFU mode to scan your iPhone for lost data files. So follow the 3 steps below:
1) Hold your device and click "Start" in the pop-up window.
2) Hold both "Power" and "Home" buttons for 10 seconds.
3) Release the “Power” button but not the "Home" button after 10 seconds. Release "Home" button after another 10 seconds. Then you'll be told that you've successfully entered DFU mode.

Now wait when iOS Data Recovery is automatically scanning your iPhone for lost or deleted data files

Step.4: Check and Recover Lost Contacts from iPhone

Check "Contacts" in the list of scanning results on the left. Choose those you'd like to get back and click "Recover" to restore them on your computer.

The scan results include data that are deleted and still exist on your device. If you only want back those deleted ones, you can slide the button at bottom to only display deleted items.


Now,you have recover lost contacts from iPhone,and save you contacts on computer,if you want to transfer the contacts from computer to iPhone,you can use a iPhone Transfer to get contacts back to iPhone,iPhone Data Manager is very useful for you.

More information of iPhone Contacts Recovery:

This iPhone Data Recovery is the world's first data recovery for iPhone,the iPhone data recovery not only supports recover lost or deleted Contacts from iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS,but also recover other iPhone lost data,including Messages,Photos,Videos, Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Photo Library, Message Attachments, Call History, Calendar, Notes, Voice Memos, Reminders and Safari Bookmarks.In addition, the iPhone Contact Recovery also allow you to directly scan and recover contacts from iPhone 5/4S/4 and 3GS. 

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