“After backing up my 5S to iTunes today, all my contacts were deleted from my phone. After attempting to restore backup to an earlier version that was also created today, I get the message that there is not enough space on the phone. What are my options for retrieving them from iTunes? iPhone 5S, iOS 8.3”
Contacts means a lot to us. Without those contacts, we may feel unsafe. When this iPhone 5S user wanted to restore his iPhone 5S to an earlier backup after contacts were deleted, he failed to do so. Don’t panic. Luckily, there is another option for this user. Keep reading this article here and I will show you how to get contacts from iTunes back to your iPhone 5S or other iOS device.
In order to get contacts from iTunes back to iPhone 5S, what you need is the help from iFonebox. What is iFonebox? As most people have known that iFonebox is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery which is supportive to recover deleted data like contacts, notes, messages or other data from your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch. Plus, iFonebox is able to extract and retrieve lost data contacts and photos from your iTunes or iCloud backup. What’s more attractive for iFonebox is that it is capable of recovering deleted or lost contacts and notes to your iPhone or iPad directly. Pretty practical.
How to get contacts from iTunes back to iPhone 5S?
Firstly, it is necessary for you to download and install iFonebox. There are two versions accessible: Windows version and Mac version. You can use Free Trial Version(Win and Mac) in advance. Now, here are 3 simple steps for you to follow:
- Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup. Please connect your iPhone 5S to the computer so as to retrieve deleted contacts to your iPhone directly.
- Scan contacts from iTunes backup.
- Preview and select the deleted contacts to recover. After scanning, you can select your lost contacts and then, click Recover to Device or Recover to PC to end the whole process.