How to Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts Without Backup

It is very easy to delete all your contacts from your iPhone with just a few touches. And then the question of retrieving them arises. It is a very famous notion that deleted contacts on an iPhone can never be retrieved. But let me tell you that along with being famous this notion is also false. With Wondershare Dr.Fone you can easily retrieve your contacts back. Here is how.

Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the Computer

Connect your iPhone to the ComputerFirst you will need to download and install Wondershare Dr.Fone on your computer. After successful installation connect our phone to your computer and then run Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS. Now you will see three different options on your screen:

  1. Recover from iDevice
  2. Recover from iTunes Backup File
  3. Recover from iCloud Backup File

Make no changes and stay at the default one. For different iPhones you can select different ways of recovery.

Step 2: Scan Deleted Contacts on your iPhone

If you own an iPhone 6s/6/5s/5c/5/4s you can directly start by scanning for your lost contacts. To do this click on the “Start Scan” button after you have connected your phone to the computer. The program will automatically start scanning your iPhone for deleted contacts. If you are using an older version like iPhone 4/3GS you will have to enter Scan Deleted Contacts on your iPhonethe device’s scanning mode before performing the scan. To do thid follow the steps below:

  1. Hold your iPhone and click the “Start” button.
  2. Press the Power and Home buttons on your iPhone at the same time for exactly 10 seconds. The software will count the time for you.
  3. When 10 seconds have passed, release the Power button right away, but keep holding the Home button. After another 10 seconds, you’ll be informed that you’ve successfully entered the system and you can release the Home button now.
  4. Hold your iPhone and click the “Start” button.
  5. Press the Power and Home buttons on your iPhone at the same time for exactly 10 seconds. The software will count the time for you.

Step 3. Preview & Recover Deleted iPhone Contacts

Preview & Recover Deleted iPhone ContactsAfter the scan is complete, you can get a preview of all the data that has been found by Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS. Select “Contacts” which is on the left side of the page and all your contacts will be available for preview including the addresses, job titles, pictures and more. now, if you want to retrieve deleted contacts from your phone, turn on the button on the top which will now only display deleted items. Now all you have to do is mark them and click on “Recover”

The data found here includes those contacts you have on your iPhone now. If you only want to retrieve deleted contacts from your iPhone, turn the button on the top on: Only display the deleted items. Then mark and recover them. Then you can import all of these to your iPhone again.

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