Android has become quite popular in the recent years due to its rich features. It is an operating system that is mostly used in Samsung, HTC, SONY, and Motorola phones. If some (or all) contacts are deleted from your android phone, you don’t have to panic because data once stored in the android doesn’t get deleted right away. It might not show up on the phone after touching the delete option, but it will still be there in the phone. Hence, you can recover or restore lost or deleted contacts on android using certain ways through which you can restore them.


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Use Android Data Recovery

This is considered to be a very powerful data recovery method. There should be a backup file for your contacts. Android soft is best for recovery in its Android phone sets. It has simple user interface. There are only three steps required for the recovery of lost or deleted contacts which are explain as follows:

  1. The first step is to connect your phone to PC and run the program and install the required recovery software.
  2. The second step is that you should enable USB debugging on Android device. For Android 2.3 or earlier you go to “Settings” then Click “Applications” then Click “Development” then Check “USB debugging”. For Android 3.0 to 4.1 you should go to “Settings” then Click “Developer options” then Check “USB debugging” .For Android 4.2 or newer you should go to “Settings” then Click “About Phone” then Tap “Build number” for several times until getting a note “You are under developer mode” then Back to “Settings” then Click “Developer options” then Check “USB debugging”
  3. Then scan and analyze the android phone. This software gives you the choice of what to be scanned.

After the analysis is done, the software will list down all the contacts that have been deleted.  You can preview them and select on those contacts you want to recover. It will take some time like 10-15 minutes for doing that. Android data recovery helps you to a great extent from restore deleted contacts android. This program is quick and easy to use.

Take Regular Backups

Having a backup file is essential to restore data in the android phone, so always remember to make regular backup files to restore the deleted contacts immediately without going through the process of running a data recovery application. You can use some backup managing tools like Super Backup. These types of applications or tools make backup files for you on regular basis and you don’t have to worry about the deleted data or contacts if you forgot to take a backup file.

Use MobiKin Doctor for Android

This is another excellent program to recover not only lost or deleted contacts, but also text messages, pictures, videos, music and other data too. This program is very simple and helps a person to get the deleted contacts back by just some clicks. It restores the lost contact numbers in the form of TXT or HTML files and works with almost all brands of cellular phones having android system. You have to run this software in the computer or laptop and connect the device through USB with the pc after installing the software. Check the USB debugging after selecting the application, developer option or about phone option in the settings according to the version of the android; i-e, 2.3, 3.0 to 4.1 or 4.2 to newer, respectively. After that, a while the list of your deleted and undeleted contacts will be appeared on the screen and you can easily restore all the deleted information after previewing and clicking on the recovery button. You don’t really have to export all the data because it provides the option of marking only the deleted data or contacts and save them in the computer in the form of a file. The MobiKin Doctor is a very reliable tool to recover the lost or deleted contacts in android phone because it never damages the phone or the data.


Use iPubsoft Android SMS + Contact Recovery or Vibosoft Android SMS + Contacts Recovery

These are also safe data recovery programs to restore the deleted information or contacts in the android phone. The working process of these programs is also very similar to the Mobikin android doctor and almost involves the same steps so you can use any one of them which is easily accessible and convenient for you. Remember that all programs are available as trial version to download in the pc.

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