Now for the person who is using iPad Pro, there are mistakes that might happen. Accidentally deleted or lost data on your iPad Pro would be the big disaster of data loss. No one can deny the importance of Contacts in iPad Pro as it would contain the phone number, address, and some other information. When you meet with lost Contacts on iPad Pro, you must find a way to recover these lost iPad data firstly. In fact, if you lost your Contacts on iPad Pro, there is still the chance that you can get back these lost data. This guide we will provide you three methods to recover lost Contacts on iPad Pro.
Part 1: Check your Other Device
When you lost Contacts on iPad Pro, check the Contacts app on your iPhone and computer where you've enabled the same Apple ID. Sometimes, those contacts are gone in iPad Pro, but they exist in other devices for a while. It's like the situation that you remove some emails from Apple Mail, but the emails maybe still there on the web server e.g. Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. So go ahead and check out your other connected devices and see if you can find your lost iPad Pro Contacts back.
Part 2: Restore from iTunes and iCloud Backup
If you have enabled iCloud or iTunes backup for your iPad Pro, it’s most guaranteed that you’ll able to recover the lost contacts effortlessly by relying on a most recent backup. Just erase all of the data on your iPad Pro and choose restore from iTunes or iCloud backup, then you could get your lost Contacts back. This way would erase all of the data on your iPad Pro and it does not allow you preview and selectively recover data you need.
Use iPad Contacts Data Recovery Software
There is a big list of third-party software on the Internet that claim to recover all types of iOS data, here we recommend iRefone
. It could supports to recover lost iPad Pro Contacts due to various reasons like accidentally deletion, iOS upgrade, device lost, etc. Except Contacts, other data like messages, notes, call history, photos, whatsapp, wechat and more are also supported. It provides three recovery mode to enable you recover Contact no matter you have iTunes/iCloud backup or not.
Part 1: How to Recover Lost iPad Pro Contacts directly
Run iRefone and connect your iPad with computer. Then the software will detect your device automatically. Click “Start” on the interface.
Then you will enter the interface to ask you choose the data you need to scan. Click on Contacts icon to start the process of scanning and analysis. The scanning time depends on the database of your iPad Pro.
When the scanning is finished, all of the Contacts on your iPad Pro will be displayed in the interface. Preview these lost contacts and choose some contacts you need and click “Recover to Device” to transfer them directly back to your iPad or choose “Recover to PC” to save them on your computer.
Part 2: How to Recover Lost iPad Pro Contacts from iTunes Backup
Step 1 Choose iTunes Backup
Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. There will be some backup files listed on the interface. Choose the backup of the iPad Pro you need, click on “Select” or double click it.
Step 2 Choose Data you Need
Choose the data you want to preview in iTunes backup, click the Contacts icon and the software will automatically scan and analysis your contacts.
Step 3 Recover iTunes Contacts
After preview contacts of iPad Pro in iTunes backup, you could select the data you need and choose recover to PC or device as you like.
Part 3: How to Recover Lost iPad Contacts from iCloud Backup
Step 1 Sign in iCloud
Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” as recovery mode. Then you will see the interface below. Log in to iCloud account with Apple ID and password.
Step 2 Choose and Download iCloud Backup
After log into iCloud account, the program can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.
Once you click “Download” button, it will not start downloading directly. It will ask you select the data you want to download from the backup. This will need less time than downloading the whole data. Just choose contacts to download.
Step 3 Choose Data you Need
When the downloading is finished, it will ask you choose the data you want to preview as other two recovery mode. So, just choose contacts you need and click on the icon.
Preview and Recover Contacts
The last step is also preview these Contacts in the software and you can choose these one you need to recover to PC or device.