How to Undelete Contacts on iPhone

Updated to iPhone Data Recovery Tips by Herban on Apr 15, 2022

Part 1: Possible to lost important contacts

An iPhone user may face difficulty when they delete a contact by mistake from an iPhone. Manually, an iPhone device does not provide any option to cancel the deletion contacts on iPhone. The only way to undelete iPhone contacts is by recovering. There are various recovery tools for recovering deleted contacts.

Part 2: Safe and right way to undelete iPhone Contacts.

To restore deleted contacts, you need a iPhone data recovery tool. The iBeesoft iPhone Data Recovery is the reliable and robust data recovery for iPhone software that you can use to undelete iPhone contacts. It will help you to quickly undelete messages, contacts, photos, videos and other files on iPhone. The software is safe and secure to install on PC. In whatever situation you lost your data, the software has enough capability to recover lost files.

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To undelete contact iphone, the software offers you three methods. Each recovery method is effective and simple to operate. You can opt for any method according to data loss situation. Below there is full guidance on how to use all three methods:

Method #1: How to Undeleted iPhone contacts by Recovering the deleted contacts directly on iPhone:

This method is the simplest one to undelete contacts on iPhone. You just need to tap on the scan button, your all problems related to lost contact will be resolved within a few minutes. This method is preferred by many iPhone users as it does not take a long time. Below is the step-by-step guide for this method:

Step 1: Connect iPhone device to computer

From the iBeesoft site, download the iBeesoft iPhone Data Recovery on your Laptop or PC. When the software set up is completed, then connect your device to the computer with the use of USB cable. If you are connecting your iPhone device to your computer for the first time, then the prompt message will be displayed on your device screen. The message will ask for the "Trust this computer". Enable this by clicking on the "Trust" option.

Step 2: Scan to detect lost contacts

From three tab options, select the first tab which is "Recover from iOS Device". Your device name will be shown to the first window of the software. Tap on the "Scan" button to undelete iPhone contacts.

Step 3: Undelete Contacts on iPhone

The scanning process will show you all the files of your iPhone on the dashboard of the software in an organized way. You can recover your lost contacts from the “Contacts” folder. Open the folder, select lost contacts and hit on "Recover".

Method #2: How to Undeleted iPhone contacts by extracting iPhone contacts from iCloud backup file.

Before proceeding with this method, you should know that if you do not have an account on iCloud. Then, you cannot use this method. Below is the step-by-step guide to undelete contact iphone:

Step 1: Download the iBeesoft software and login into iCloud Account

Download and launch the software on your desktop and then attach your iPhone device to the computer with a digital cable. Now, select "Recover from iCloud" and login into your iCloud account with your valid login details.

Step 2: Scan to extract lost files from iCloud

Click on "Scan" to locate all lost contacts from the iCloud backup files. This one will be a long process from the above method.

Step 3: Undelete iPhone Contacts

Once the scanning process is over, the software automatically extracts and display all your iPhone files in a categorized way. Go to "Contacts" folder and open it. Eventually, select contacts to recover and click on "Recover".

Method #3: How to Undelete iPhone contacts by extracting iPhone contacts from iTunes backup file.

For this method, make sure that on your desktop iTunes is latest. If it is not the latest one, first update it before recovering process. Below is the step-by-step guide to undelete iPhone contacts:

Step 1: Install iBeesoft iPhone Data Recovery software

Firstly, install the iPhone recovery Mac or Windows software on your PC and launch it. Then, use a digital cable to connect your iPhone device with PC. In this process, make sure that you have trusted the computer by enabling the "Trust this computer".

Step 2: Scanning iPhone device

From the main window of the software, select "Recover from iTunes" as shown below. Now, your device name will be shown on the software panel. The scan option will be there on the right-hand side of your iPhone device name. Click on "Scan" button. The scanning process will extract the files from iTunes backup files.

Step 3: Preview and Undelete Contact iPhone

Once the scanning is completed, your all iphone data will be shown on the window of the software. The data will be categorized so that you can easily undelete contacts on iPhone.

Now, navigate to the “Contacts” folder and click on it to open the folder. Find your lost contacts and select the ones that you want to recover. After selecting contacts, click on the "Recover" button which is at the bottom of your window screen.