This is a truth story: "After I update my iPhone 5 to iOS 7,All my important contacts was lost,how can I recover lost contacts from iPhone 5? I use Macbook,I want to know are there any way to restore lost contacts on iPhone 5 without backup iTunes? How to recover iPhone 5 lost contacts, SMS on Mac? " ---- Answers Yahoo
"After updating iPhone to iOS 7, I lost all of my contacts, text messages and imessages. Is there any way to get them back?!" --- Apple Discussion
Many iPhone users are crazy about the release of iOS 6 and latest iOS 7, which brings many new amazing features to their iDevices. They upgraded their iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S or iPhone 5 to iOS 6 or iOS as fast as they can. But problems occurred, a lot of users lost their valuable and important data like photos, contacts, messages etc after iOS 6 or iOS 7 upgrading.
Two ways to recover lost data from iPhone After iOS 7 Update
Way I: Directly Recover lost data from iPhone
Step 1.Connect your iPhone to Mac computer
After run Data Recovery for iOS. Select the device option in the window according to your device and you'll get the window below.
Note: If you're connecting iPhone 3GS, iPad 1 or iPod touch 4, you need to download a plug-in first by directly clicking "Download" in the window.
Step 2. Scan and recover lost data from iPhone directly
Choose "Recover from iOS devices" and you're going to enter device system according to the steps shown in the window as follow.
Way 2: Recover Lost iPhone Data from iTunes backup files
Note: If you are using iPhone 5/4S, iPod touch 5, iPad 2, The new iPad, iPad with Retina display or iPad mini, you can skip this step, and switch to click"Start Scan" to scan your device directly.
More use guides:
How to recover lost Contacts from iPhone iOS 7 update
Update iPhone to iOS7 Recover lost SMS on iPhone
Use guide to recover lost Photo from iPhone after iOS 7 update
This post has been edited by funkjie: 24 September 2013 - 04:51 PM