Tuesday, July 15, 2014

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Phones

Phone list loss can drive Android users mad. Unfortunately, it happens very frequently for Samsung phone users. Large touch screen makes it more easy to accidentally delete the contacts with screen unlocked. Did you just delete your phone numbers by accident? What should you do with your Samsung GalaxyS5/S4/S3/ Note 3/Note 2? Is it possible for you to get your phone list back? Of course you can, Samsung Data Recovery enables you to make it.

Samsung Contact Recovery
It's very easy for you to restore contacts on Samsung with the help of Android Data Recovery. This powerful tool will auto scan your Samsung after connecting to PC. By extracting data from your device, it can save your lost phone numbers, emails, addresses, names onto your computer within a few minutes. Other file types can also be restored.

There is a free download version of Samsung Data Recovery for your Win or Mac. Go and get it for you computer.

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How to Restore Lost Phone Numbers on Samsung

Step 1. Connect your Galaxy to PC first

Download, install, and launch the program on the computer. Then connect your Samsung to your Win or Mac via USB cable.

Step 2. Enable USB Debugging on Samsung

Check whether you have enabled USB debugging on your mobile phone. If not, the app will prompt you to do it. Find different ways according to your Samsung device OS.
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"


Step 3. Analyze for Deleted Samsung Contacts

Click "Start" to make your Samsung analyzed. Just as the below picture.


Note: Be sure your phone battery is no less than 20% changed.

Now turn to your mobile and tick "Allow". Then pay attention to your computer again. Click "Start" on the window below.


Step 4. Check and Get Samsung Contacts Back

The scanning progress will cost you a few minutes. When all the scanned results are listed out, you will see deleted (orange ones) or undeleted (black ones) phone lists. Select what you want and tap "Recover" to save them.


Note: The recovered contacts are saved on you PC. If you want to transfer them back to your Samsung again. Please use Android Transfer.

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Get it? You just read the detailed steps to do phone list recovery. The Samsung Data Recovery app also can undelete messages, music, videos and some other file types for you Samsung. Start to try it!

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