Nowadays, contacts still play a very important role in our daily life to connect with our friends, parents, business partners, etc, for calling is proved to be the most effective and efficient means of communication. Have you ever deleted your iPhone contacts by mistake, or lost contacts on iPhone due to failed iOS upgrade, virus attack, jailbreak, etc.? Don't get desperate. In this article, we're going to tell you 2 methods to restore lost or deleted contacts from iPhone on the macOS computer.
Part 1: How to Restore Contacts on iPhone from iCloud
Step 1 Log into iCloud account
Step 2 Restore contacts from iCloud
Part 2: How to Restore Deleted Contacts on iPhone with Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery
If you don't want your current contacts were overwritten by the older ones and you also want your missing contacts back, you can use a professional and smart iOS data recovery utility such as Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery to achieve your purpose.
Joyoshare Mac iPhone Data Recovery software is a powerful iPhone contacts retrieval tool that has ability of restoring all the missing data like contacts, messages, photos and videos, etc with very higher success rate. It can salvage your iPhone contacts from any data loss disaster, and recover them from iOS device itself, iTunes backup and iCloud backup. You're also freely to preview the lost files and recover them selectively as you want.
Main Features of Joyoshare iPhone Contacts Recovery:
Recover 20+ types of data including lost/deleted contacts
Restore iPhone contacts without/from backups easily
Support all models of iPhone/iPod/iPad (iOS 12 included)
Save your contacts from any scenarios
Option 1. How to Restore Contacts on iPhone without Backup
Step 1 Connect iPhone to Mac and launch Joyoshare
Step 2 Scan iPhone for lost contacts
Step 3 Preview and recover lost contacts on iPhone
Option 2. How to Recover Lost or Deleted iPhone Contacts from iTunes Backup
Step 1 Select a recovery mode
Step 2 Scan iTunes backup
Step 3 Restore contacts from iTunes backup
Option 3. How to Retrieve Deleted/Lost iPhone Contacts from iCloud Backup
Step 1 Run Joyoshare and sign into iCloud
Step 2 Choose a file to download
Step 3 Preview and restore contacts from iCloud backup
When the scanning process ends, all the recoverable contacts will be shown. You can preview them one by one or tick all, and then hit the "Recover" button to start recovery. After a second, you can find your lost contacts back in the form of .html on the computer.