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Recover iPhone Contacts after Factory Reset

2014-10-28 15:19:59 Posted by Abby Haines to iPhone Data Recovery

Summary:
This article teaches you how to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset with EaseUS iPhone data recovery tool. Here you can find the step-by-step guide.

Can I recover iPhone contacts after factory reset?

"About two hours ago, my iPhone get into recovery mode when I attempting to upgrade the phone to iOS 8. I don’t know what happened and have no idea about how to solve this problem. So I ask for help on the internet and one of users told me to restore my iPhone to factory reset. It has truly helped me get the iPhone out of recovery mode, but at the same times made me lost all the data including my contacts information on the device. This is a nightmare! I don’t know factory settings reset will erase the data on iPhone. If I know that, I will backup the phone in advance. But now it is too late to say that. I just want to know can I recover iPhone contacts after factory reset and how can I do it?"

What is factory settings reset?

Before introducing how to recover my iPhone contacts from a factory reset, let’s talk about what is factory settings reset. Hope it can help people avoid unnecessary data loss caused by this operation. Factory reset sometimes just like formatting device or deleting files from your iPhone. All the files or data you stored there will be gone. Actually the files are not gone. These operations (I mean factory reset, formatting, deleting, etc.) only free up the space which was taken by the files you stored on your device and make the space is available for the new files. In this case, you are possible to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset with reliable iPhone data recovery tool.

Steps to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset

You can find lots of iPhone data recovery tool on Google to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset. It is important for you to choose a reliable one. Otherwise your iPhone may be damaged by some bad tools. Here we recommend you EaseUS MobiSaver. The software can help you retrieve almost all types of files. Now you can follow the below guide to tart your iPhone contact recovery job.

Step 1. Sign in Your iCloud

Launch EaseUS MobiSaver and choose "Recover from iCloud Backup", then you'll see the window below. Enter your iCloud account and password to login.

Note: EaseUS takes your privacy seriously. We will never keep a record of any your Apple account info or content at any time during your sessions.

Run EaseUS MobiSaver to recover iPhone contacts after factory reset

Step 2. Download and Scan iCloud to Find Lost Pictures

After login, you will see all the iCloud backups in your account. Choose the one you want to extract, then click "Scan" button. The program will automatically download the backup and extract it to find lost data.

Scan iCloud to retrieve iPhone 5s pictures after factory reset

Step 3. Preview and Recover Lost Files

It will take some time to finish the scan. After the scan, preview the messages, contacts, photos etc. Select the files you want to recover, then click "Recover" button to save them on your computer.

Preview and retrieve iPhone 5s pictures after factory reset