From your iPhone Contacts app you can send messages, share a contact or fill your call Favourites. Just like an advanced address book you can register the mobile number home number, and email address of your pals. Not too long ago, to recall a phone number we had to memorize it or turn to an address or note book. Thanks to a term called digital amnesia most of us depend on our digital devices to hold much of the information that years ago we would have retained in our memory banks.
There are now many suitable tools in existence that can help you retrieve or extract contacts from the backup of your phone. iTunes and iCloud are both excellent choices for backing up your iOS device. Learn how to extract important contacts from your iCloud backup here.
Retrieving phone contacts
If your iPhone or iPad was ever lost stolen or broken, would you know how to retrieve you contacts? You can do so without the help of your device as long as it has been backed up to iTunes or iCloud.
Enigma Recovery is an iTunes backup extractor tool that can extract various data types from your iPhone, iCloud or iTunes backup. Once you click the download button above you will receive the trial version. The trial will extract contacts, messages, photos and more form your backups revealing only 20 existing items per feature. The full and unlocked version of the software will show all data retrieved. Follow the tutorial below to extract contacts from your iTunes backup file.