Get Back Only Favorite Contacts on iPhone 7

“I lost some of my data on iPhone 7 after updating to iOS 11, including my contacts. Now i only want to get backup my favorite contacts on iPhone 7, how could i do it?”

When there are some contacts we contact with each other frequently, or those contacts are very important to us, we’ll add them to our favorite contacts. But it can just help us find them easier, they’re still not safe enough, as we may lost them with different reasons. So no matter you have backups or not, when you want to only get back your favorite contacts on iPhone 7, you will need come to iRefone for help.

iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software. It can help us recover more than 16 kinds of files selectively with or without backup, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, call history, WeChat messages ect. And it can help us recover them with three recovery mode, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup.

Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.

Get Back Only Favorite Contacts on iPhone 7

When you have no backups, you can use iRefone to help you get back only favorite contacts on iPhone 7 selectively. See below steps.

Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone 7 with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, and click “Start”.

Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview and choose contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC” or “Recover to Device”.

Get Back Only Favorite Contacts from iTunes

Also when you have backups on iTunes, iRefone can help us recover them from iTunes backup selectively.

Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iTunes Backup”, then all your backup files will show up.

Step 2. Then click “Select” at the end of the files you need, and we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon. Find and click “Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. When finish scanning, you can preview and choose contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC” or “Recover to Device”.

Get Back Only Favorite Contacts from iCloud

Now we’ll see how iRefone help us extract contacts from iCloud selectively, and it doesn’t need us to erase all content and settings.

Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”, log in it with your Apple ID and password.

Step 2. When log in, all your backup files on iCloud will show up. Click “Download” at the end of the files you need.

Step 3. After downloading, new interface with many data icon and media icon will show up. Click “Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by iRefone.

Step 4. After scanning, you can preview and choose contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC” or “Recover to Device”.