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How to recover deleted contacts from Galaxy Note?

  • What can I do to recover deleted contacts on Galaxy Note?
    1. I have wrongly deleted my contacts from galaxy note. What can I do to recover the contact data of galaxy note? - Lva

    2. How do I recover the contacts that were saved on the phone memory of my Samsung galaxy note? Lost contacts on galaxy note, were saved on phone memory and disappeared, dialed numbers appeared without names, my sms remained but had no names indicating sender. - James

    3. I accidentally deleted all my contacts in my Samsung galaxy note. How to recover them? - Kalpanasrao

    4. How can I recover deleted contacts on my galaxy note? I had wrongly deleted the contacts from my galaxy note. What can I do to recover it? – Adelina

    2 ways to recover deleted contacts from Galaxy Note

    First way: Recover lost contacts from Gmail
    If you backed up your contacts to Gmail, you can login into your Gmail account, then check it here: go to MENU > SETTINGS > ACCOUNTS AND SYNC > GOOGLE. If the little dot on the right is green, your Google account has been tied to your phone. Then you can move to your Gmail and get back all your contacts from it.

    Second way: Directly Recover deleted contacts from Galaxy Note
    If you never synced your contacts to Google account, the only way just to use a third-party tool to help you, here we recommend Android Data Recovery, which can help you recover deleted contacts from Galaxy Note, also can recover deleted photos, text messages, videos etc. you can free download it here.


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

    Step 2. Enable USB debugging
    If you have not enabled USB Debugging on your Samsung Note, it will through software window & phone remind you to enable it, so the program can connect your Galaxy Note. There is article for: How to enable USB Debugging mode on Android, you can go to view.
    Samsung Note Contacts recovery – USB debugging

    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 Note Contacts Recovery – choose scanned files

    Step 4: Root the Galaxy Note to get permission for deeply scanning deleted files (important!)
    At this point, you'd better to root your Android phone to get full access to the data on the device. Click the "Advanced Root" button and follow the step to root your phone, Generally, KingoRoot/Pingpongroot/Towelroot as the recommendation by default. Download it and install on the computer or Android phone and let it root your phone. This should finish in a fast manner.

    Go to our post on "How to safely root and remove root on Android phone" for details.
    root android phone
    Once rooted successfully, the Android Data Recovery will start deeply scanning your device. It will take about 15-20 minutes.

    Step 5. Preview and recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note
    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 Note Contacts Recovery – recover results


    Support Samsung Models: Galaxy S10, S10e, S10 Plus, S9, S9 Plus, Note 9, S8, S7, S7 edge, Galaxy active, S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+, S6 active, S5, S5 active, S5 Mini, S5 Sport, S4, S4 mini, S4 active, Galaxy SIII, SII, Galaxy J3, Galaxy J7, Galaxy Note5, Note4, Note3, Note II, Note edge, Tab S2, Tab E, Tab S, J1 Ace, C7, C5, J5, J7, A9, A7, A5, On7, Active Neo, On5, A8, S5 Neo, Trend 2 Lite, alaxy Alpha, Grand Prime, etc.
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