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How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy?

May 31, 2016 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to Android Phone Data Recovery

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  • How can I recover deleted contacts on Samsung Galaxy note since I did not backup my contacts?
    There were too much data on my Galaxy Note. I just want to clean up, however , accidentally deleted the whole contacts list. I checked my Google account. There is absolutely no backup. How could i find them back? Is it possible to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note?

    There are actually very few software which can help to recover contacts from Samsung Galaxy, but don't worry. There exists one, and it is enough to rescue your lost contacts on Samsung Galaxy. It's Android Data Recovery. You may use it to recover deleted contacts directly from Samsung Galaxy, as well as messages, photos and video. To be able to get the highest opportunity to find your lost contacts, you'd better not use your phone for anything since the data loss.

    Download the free trial version of this Samsung contacts recovery software below:


    Notice: Please check your Samsung device model and the Android OS here before you decide to perform the recovery. Not every Samsung devices is supported right now by Dr.Fone for Android.

    Step by step to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy
    Step 1. Connect your Samsung Galaxy to the computer
    Prior to doing anything else, connect your Samsung Galaxy to the computer. And then run the program and you may find the primary window below. Your Samsung Galaxy device will probably be detected instantly.
    Samsung Galaxy contacts recovery – main screenshot

    Step 2. Enable USB debugging
    If you did not enable USB debugging on the device before, you have to set it at this point. There are actually different ways for different devices based on the Android OS versions. Pick the one for yours and follow it.
    1) For Android OS 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" > Click "Applications" > Click "Development" > Check "USB debugging"
    2) For Android OS 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
    3) For Android OS 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" > Click "About Phone" > Tap "Build number" for several times till finding a note "You are under developer mode" > Returning to "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
    recover contacts on Samsung Galaxy – USB debugging

    Step 3. Prepare to scan your Samsung Galaxy
    Just before scan, the program needs to analyze your device first. What you should do is clicking on "Start" on the window.
    recover Samsung Galaxy contacts – prepare to scan

    In the latest version, Android Data Recovery empowers you to seletively choose which type of files you want to scan. You can choose "Contacts", "Messaging", "Gallery" or "Videos" if you like.
    Android Data Recovery – choose scanned files

    Choose the scanning mode, you are allow to choose "Standard Mode" or "Advanced Mode".

    After the analyzing, you need to turn to your device's home screen to click "Allow", so that the scan can be started.
    recover contacts on Samsung Galaxy - Superuser Request

    Step 4. Preview and recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy
    The scan will cost you a while. Right after it, you are able to preview all contacts found on your Samsung Galaxy. Select "Contacts" on the left of the window. You can even examine all information on your contacts. Mark those you need and conserve all of them on your pc by simply clicking on "Recover" at the lower right corner
    recover contacts from Samsung Galaxy – recover results

    Tips: Contacts scanned out here include all those deleted recently (black font) and those currently existing on your device (orange font). In case you only want to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy, it is possible to slide the tab at the top to separate them: Only display deleted items.


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