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4 steps to recover deleted contacts from Galaxy S2.

  • How do I recover contacts on Samsung Galaxy S2?
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    4 Steps to recover deleted contacts from Galaxy S2
    In fact, the contacts did not be immediately deleted, you can restore them back. The first thing you should do is best not to use your cell phone, because new data may overwrite the deleted contacts, resulting in you never get the deleted contacts back, and secondly, to find a Android Data Recovery, here we recommend Dr.Fone for Android, you can download it from here.


    Step 1. Download & Install the Dr.Fone
    After install the Dr.Fone for Android, then run it on your computer, you'll see its main window below.
    Samsung Galaxy S2 contacts Recovery – main screenshot
    Go to the left "Recover" - Recover data from your phone. Select Recover Android Data, and then connect your Samsung Galaxy S2 to PC.
    Samsung S2 lost contacts Recovery – connect samsung

    Step 2. Enable USB debugging
    If you have not enabled USB Debugging on your Samsung phone, it will through software window & phone remind you to enable it, so the program can connect your phone.
    Samsung S2 contacts recovery – USB debugging

    Recover deleted contacts on Samsung S2 – debugging Allow

    Step 3. Select the type of files and scan mode
    In the latest version, Android Data Recovery empowers you to seletively choose which type of files you want to recover. You can choose "Contacts", "Messaging", "Gallery" or "Videos" etc.
    Galaxy S2 Contacts Recovery – choose scanned files

    On the next screen, select the option "Scan for deleted files" or "Scan for all files".
    recover deleted Contacts from samsung S2 - select scan mode

    Step 4. Prepare to anylysis & scan your Samsung Galaxy S2
    Just before scan, the program needs to analyze your device first. What you should do is clicking on "Start" on the window. After that wait for the end of the Analysis, it will take a few minutes, keep patient.
    recover deleted Contacts on samsung S2 – prepare to scan

    Recover Samsung S2 deleted Contacts – scan

    Step 5. Preview and recover contacts from Samsung Galaxy S2
    When the scan compeleted, Select the "Contacts" tab, Then you can certainly preview and check out the lost contacts one by one. Select them that you wish to retrieve, and then click on the recover tab. You deleted files will be back where you want them to be.
    Galaxy S2 Contacts Recovery – recover results


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