My iPhone 5 was water damaged. I have very important notes and contacts there and I don’t want to lose them. Can anybody tell me how to recover those lost contacts and notes? My iPhone 5 uses iOS 8.3 and I have backed up it before update to iOS 8.3 with iTunes. Any assistance is appreciated.
Water poses a real risk of damaging the iPhone beyond repair leading to loss of iPhone data. Backing up regularly is the solution to keep your iPhone 5 contents safe and that is the way to recover lost contacts and notes after iPhone is water damaged. In other words, with an iTunes or iCloud backup, we can help you to extract your iPhone 5 contacts and notes from backup data and then recover them to your new iPhone. How to do? Keep reading this article patiently.
In order to recover lost contacts and notes from water damaged iPhone 5, you need the help from iFonebox, which is a superb iOS data recovery. It can not only recover deleted data like contacts, notes, calendars and more from iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch directly, but extract and restore lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup files. One attractive feature of iFonebox is that you can recover lost contacts and notes to your iPhone or iPad directly. Pretty functional and convenient.
How to recover lost contacts/notes from a water damaged iPhone 5?
It is necessary for you to download and install iFonebox firstly. There are two versions optional: Windows version and Mac version. Certainly, Free Trial Version (Win and Mac)is also accessible. Now, you can follow the simple 3 steps below to finish the whole process:
- Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup. Remember to connect your iOS device to the computer so as to transfer the lost contacts and notes to your device directly.
- Scan contacts and notes from iTunes backup.
- Preview and select the lost contacts and notes to recover. After scanning, you have the chance to choose what you need and then, click Recover to Device to end the process.
Notes: if you have an iCloud backup for those lost contacts and notes, you can also choose Recover from iCloud Backup mode. Just sign in with your Apple ID and password firstly.
With iFonebox, to recover lost contacts and notes from your iTunes backup is no longer a big problem after iPhone 5 is water damaged.