Smartphone is the trend of nowadays society. More and more people choose to use smartphone instead of the outdated cell phone because the smartphone offers us more not only practical functions but also entertainment need. People can communicate freely and easily with their families, lovers, friends, teachers or colleagues. And smartphone helps people get rid of remember lots of phone numbers, e-mail addresses, birthday date, working schedules, daily notes and other information, because the apps on smart phone can save and manage these info very well. However, this phenomenon shows us that we rely on this device very heavily. If we accidently delete some important data like contacts, what to do? Don’t worry. This article will help you to easily recover your contacts from Android system.

Lost Important Contacts on Your Android Phone? How to Recover Them Backup?

The smartphone is the trend of nowadays society. More and more people choose to use a smartphone instead of the old cell phone because the smartphone offers us more not only practical functions but also entertainment need. People can communicate freely and easily with their families, lovers, friends, teachers or colleagues. And smartphone helps people get rid of remembering lots of phone numbers, e-mail addresses, birthday date, working schedules, daily notes and other information because the apps on the smartphone can save and manage this info very well. However, this phenomenon shows us that we rely on this device very heavily. If we accidently delete some important data like contacts, what to do? Don't worry. This article will help you to recover your contacts from Android system quickly.

Part 1. Best Contacts Recovery App for Android

Since iSkysoft Android Data Recovery has been born, it has attracted thousands of Android users and been popular among numerous cities by its powerful features that make Android data recovery become a piece of cake. Android user can find recovery is so smooth and fruitful by using this software. iSkysoft is the pioneer in this industry who can always surprise its user and exceeds the user’s expectations. Its advanced technique supports almost all the models of Android brands smartphone that other software could not achieve. Though, iSkysoft is still developing this software and striving for making it better so that can offer its user more fantastic experience.

iSkysoft Toolbox for Android
The software supports to recover almost all sorts of files that an Android smartphone has to fit the need of the users might have, from Android system data to personal data like media files, contacts, message, call history and documents. Based on its leader status and years of expertise, iSkysoft Android Data Recovery owns plenty of loyal users for many years; and because of its innovation spirit and powerful support technique, this software surely will still walk ahead in this field.

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Part 2. The 4 Steps to Recover Contacts from Android

iSkysoft Toolbox – Android Data Recovery is working base on windows powered system including Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. After installing the program, click to open it then connect your Android device to the computer to sure the program could find it. Follow the following 3 steps, your contacts can be easily recovered on your Android smartphone.

Step 1. Connect your Android device to computer

Click the software to launch the program, then using your Android device data cable to connect your Android device and computer. After the two devices are connected successfully, the program will request you to set your device to USB debugging mode to get the authorization to access your device and make changes on your device's drive. If you don't know how to do, don't worry, the program interface also shows the instructions on the screen to teach you how to set the USB debugging mode.

Step 2. Do preparations for Scanning

After the Android device has been set to USB debugging mode, you have finished the preparation for the next step. Just click the “Next” button to enter the following process.

Note: If your device has been rooted or the native operating system has been tweaked, you need to give the authorization to allow the program super user to proceed. Then you need to verify the order to allow the program to scan the device by “Allow” or “Grant” that presents on the screen to proceed.

Step 3. Scan for the Lost Contacts

For saving time for users, the program interface will present the type of file to convenient the users choose which types that the users want to scan and recover so that the users don't need to waste time on any need parts. Here, you just need to select “Contacts”.


When you finish it, there will be two scanning mode shows on the screen for you to choose. The option “Standard Mode” has two sub-options; the option “Advanced Mode” means deeper scanning, but it will take more time.

If you choose “Standard Mode”, there are two options for this. “Scan for deleted contacts”, like it says, means just scan for the contacts that were deleted; or “Scan for all the files” if you want to scan all your data of your Android device. Once you determine the mode, click the “Next” button at the bottom to continue the next step.

Step 4. Recover the Lost Contacts to Android

After the scanning finish, all the deleted contacts will be listed in the interface. The program allows the users to choose the specific contact to recover but also the users are allowed to choose all the contact files recovery. Now you can freely move your mouse to click any lost contacts you want to recover, then click “Recover” button on the interface, the program will fast finish the recovery. It's amazing so easy.


Part 3. Practical Advices for Preventing Data Loss

Here is some practical advices for you in case to lose your data.

  • Develop a good habit — often back up your data especially the important information no matter on your computer or some apps. If you do so, whenever you lost your files, you won't worry about it. Just transfer or re-download the backup to your device, all your stuff is back.
  • Do not synchronize your device to the backup files if you find you have accidently deleted or lost some data. When you lost the files, if you don't stop synchronizing function on your device with the backup, the incomplete device data might replace the complete backup data that you saved before which means your backup will be deleted.
  • Backup your data at least at two places. You are used to synchronizing your files to a cloud and think your data will be perfectly safe; that's wrong. When you intentionally lost some data and didn't stop syncing on time, you cloud backup will be damaged as well.
  • Keeping a copy of all your files and save it on your personal computer makes your data safe and be recovered easily whenever you need.
  • Using a trusted recovery tool like Android Data Recovery which supports virtually all the sorts of Android mode from most brands in case of facing the worst data loss situation like you forget to backup, your device is damaged, the backup is damaged, you lost your backup.

Hope this article had shared with you the useful information you needed when you lost your contacts but try to recover the contacts from your Android device.

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