- VCF or CSV extraction
- All contacts are recovered
- Support for all iOS versions
- Compatible with all iDevices
- iTunes or iCloud backups
- Lost or stolen iPhones
No problem, follow the steps below to recover them from older iTunes or iCloud backups.
1. Download iPhone Backup Extractor
Create a new iCloud backup with your contacts. Install the latest version of the iPhone Backup Extractor and open it. To retrieve data from iCloud backups, a subscription license is required (Premium plan).
Click the “Plus” button, click on the “iCloud” tab, and connect to your iCloud account. The connection is completely secure and encrypted.
2. Download and preview your iCloud backup
Select the most recent iCloud backup from the left tab. Make sure it contains the contacts you want to retrieve. If it doesn't, try downloading an older one.
From “Categories” tab, select “Contacts” and start downloading your data. Wait until the backup is downloaded on your computer.
3. Recover all your contacts
Select the downloaded iCloud backup file from the left tab.
Click on the "Contacts" tab and make sure you choose a folder to save the retrieved contacts.
Contacts are automatically saved as CSV and VCard files, which can be easily imported on your devices.
Open iPhone Backup Extractor and select the iTunes backup with your contacts. A subscription plan is required if the backup is encrypted.
Use the instructions provided in the third step above and save your old contacts as vCard or CSV files.
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