The contacts are personal and important. All the phone numbers of people we want to keep in touch are stored there. Once we lose them, we will be put into great inconvenience. In this article, you will know a convenient way to protect them better.
Do you back up the contacts often? Of course, it may play a role. But the most important is to know how to recover the deleted contacts from Android phone, so that you can get back all the contacts you lose no matter you have a right backup or not.
Best Program to Restore Lost Android Contacts – Dr.Fone for Android
The one of the most popular tools for Android contacts recovering on the Internet is the Dr.Fone for Android developed by Wondershare. With it, you don’t have to do many things by yourself but move your mouse and click on the application. With it, you can no longer worry about losing contacts as well as the messages, photos, music, videos and some other documents. Both the Windows and the Mac computers are compatible with different versions of Wondershare Dr.Fone.
If you have already download the Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android on your computer, let’s go on to see how can we use it to restore lost Android contacts.
Step 1. Launch the app and connect your phone to your computer.
Step 2. Enable the USB debugging on your Android phone. You can just follow the instruction on the screen. Or you can refer to the following passage.
For Android 2.3 or earlier: go to Settings > Applications > Development > turn on USB Debugging.
For Android 3.0 to 4.1: go to Settings > Developer Options > turn on USB Debugging.
For Android 4.2 and later: go to Settings > About Phone > tap on Build Number for several times until you see YOU ARE UNDER DEVELOPER MODE > then back to Settings > Developer Options > turn on USB Debugging.
Step 3. Then click on “Next” to have it analyze your phone. If your phone have been rooted, you need to click on “Allow” on your phone when it shows you the message asking for Superuser request.
Step 4. Now, let’s start to scan for the contacts on your phone. First, you can choose the item of “Contacts” if you want to recover the contacts only. Then, you can select the mode from “Standard Mode” and “Advanced Mode”. The later can scan deeper. Then click on “Next” to start scanning.
Step 5. After you see the contacts of the scanning process, you can preview each of them, and then check the ones you want to recover. Finally, remember to choose a correct location for the contacts which are going to be recovered.
* Tips for successful recovery:
1. Make sure you stop using your phone after you delete any data you want to get back.
2. Make sure that the battery of your phone is charged enough to make it smooth during the whole recovery process.
3. This article is just for your reference. As the compatibility and operations on different Android phones may vary to a certain extent, you need to follow the actual guidance on the screen.