How to Restore Lost Contacts from Galaxy S7/S6/S5/S4

By Emily Watson, Friday, June 19, 2015

Samsung Galaxy is a series of Android-powered mobile devices designed, manufactured and marketed by Samsung Electronics. The product lines include high-end Galaxy S6/S5/S4/S3. You may be one of the millions specks who use Galaxy S8/S7/S6/S5/S4/S3 on the surface of earth. Besides enjoying high-tech mobile life, every day you have been facing trouble problems like losing data on the phone and wondering how to restore it. And our tutorial mainly concentrates on how to restore lost contacts from Samsung Galaxy.

As an almighty recovery tool, FonePaw Android Data Recovery matches perfectly to every Samsung handset, for example, Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S6/S5/S4/S3. You can free download the program by clicking the download button. With it, you can select, preview, and retrieve lost Samsung contacts in minutes. Deleted contacts stored in SIM card and the internal memory storage can be found out and restored. Seems easy, right? Surely, everything is done effortlessly. Get one installed on your computer and start the recovery journey now.

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Step 1. Bridge Your Galaxy to the Computer

Unpack and install FonePaw Android Data Recovery on your computer. Launch the program. Then connect your phone to the computer. The phone will be recognized if you have previously enabled the USB debugging. Otherwise, open the USB debugging.

Bridge Your Galaxy to the Computer

Step 2. Select to Scan Contacts on Samsung Galaxy

Choose "Contacts" from the list. The program will scan and find out all the phone numbers in your Galaxy phone.

Select to Scan Contacts on Samsung Galaxy

Step 3. Give Privilege to the Program

The program is checking device information and getting ready for scanning device. Then it will attempt to get root permission to find more deleted contacts. When the pop up as below occurs, tap "Allow/Grant/Authorize".

Give Privilege to the Program

Step 4. Selectively Preview and Restore Lost Contacts on Galaxy Phone

Scan is processing. It can take some times. Please wait. After that, you are allowed to select "Contacts" and expand the detailed information in the table. Phone number, name, e-mail, postal address, company, job title, website and any other details are displayed. Tick items you need and select "Recover" at the right corner. They will be stored in VCF/CSV/HTML on the computer.

Preview and Restore Lost Contacts from Galaxy

If you are using a trial version, please register and enjoy all benefits and features. There is no time limitation of the registered version and you can get free technical support and upgrade. Moreover, you can recover deleted contacts from your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5/S4 after preview.

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