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Samsung Contacts Recovery: Best 3 Ways to Retrieve Deleted Contacts on Samsung

"Oops! I accidentally deleted some parts of my big clients' phone numbers from the contacts list on Samsung. How to retrieve my contacts on my Samsung Galaxy? It was quite a shock moment seeing them disappear from my eyes when I just pressed the "Delete" button accidentally. Can you offer me some effective methods for Samsung contacts recovery? Any Samsung contact recovery app to recommend?"

-- From a Samsung user

Contacts are one of the most important files on the smartphone, which allows users easily to get access to our close relationships. However, contacts being deleted mistakenly happen among Samsung users from time to time. Luckily, now it is convenient for you to recover deleted contacts on Samsung phone. If you are looking for the way on how to retrieve deleted contacts on Samsung, this post can solve this problem for you with 3 solutions. Go ahead and check it out!

Part 1: How to Retrieve My Contacts on My Samsung Galaxy Directly (Recommended)
Part 2: How to Retrieve Deleted Contacts on Samsung Wirelessly
2.1: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy with Google Account
2.2: How to Retrieve Deleted Numbers from Samsung Phone with Samsung Cloud

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Part 1: How to Retrieve My Contacts on My Samsung Galaxy Directly (Recommended)

Some Samsung users might choose to add the contacts manually again in the past, however, it was definitely a time-consuming and annoying way to copy or edit hundreds of contacts on your Samsung Galaxy. Fortunately, here you are offered the best way to retrieve your contacts on your Samsung Galaxy directly here.

Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android is your top one Samsung contact recovery app to retrieve deleted numbers on Samsung Galaxy. With this professional tool, just 1 click is enough to recover all deleted contacts from your Samsung phone. And it is also easy to use. What's more, even if you haven't backed up your contacts before you lost them, Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android can directly help you recover deleted contacts from Samsung phone. Sounds fantastic? Now, let's learn more about the software.

Key Features of Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android:

* It offers strong and safe system to recover lost data from Samsung without quality loss.

* In addition to the Samsung contacts, other data can also be retrieved directly with one click, such as the call history, SMS, photos, videos, music, etc.

* It fully supports the latest Samsung Galaxy: Samsung Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e and almost all generations of Samsung phones, including but not limited to Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9/S8+/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 9/Note 9 Plus/Note 8/Note 7/Note 6/Note 5/Note 4, Samsung J3/J3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy A9/A8/A7/A5, Samsung Galaxy Tab S4/S3/S2, Galaxy Tab A, and etc. Of course, you can use it to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy S3 mini and Galaxy core.

Now, just click the below button to download on your PC or Mac and retrieve your lost contacts by the following three steps.

3 Steps to Retrieve Deleted Contacts on Samsung with 1 Click

Note: Make sure that you download the right version of the Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android on your computer, and also root your Android phone to recover deleted contacts from Samsung phone.

Step 1: Launch the program and connect Samsung to computer

After you installed the program on your computer, please launch the software and click "Android Recovery" mode to access Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android. Now, connect your Samsung phone to your computer directly via a USB cable. Follow the onscreen prompt to get your phone recognized by the software.

connect samsung to computer using coolmuster lab.fone for android

Step 2: Scan process for the lost contacts

Once your phone is recognized successfully, you might see the following interface. Simply check "Select All" > "Next" option, the program will automatically scan out all select files from your Samsung phone, showing more details. After that, all the files will be shown on the primary interface.

scan files on samsung to recover contacts from samsung to recover deleted contacts

Step 3: Select the lost contacts and begin to recover

Now you can preview all the contacts in the list, select the target contacts that you need by ticking them off. Once you get the ones you need, please click the "Recover" button at the right corner interface. Wait for a few minutes according to the size of your data until the process is completed.

start the samsung contacts recovery

Video Tutorial:

Please check the video tutorial below to see more details on how to retrieve deleted numbers from Samsung phone using Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android easily.

Tips: It is recommended to create Samsung contacts backup in case they are lost.

Part 2: How to Retrieve Deleted Contacts on Samsung Wirelessly

2.1: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy with Google Account

There is another choice to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy, which is to use the Google Account. You can recover contacts from Samsung phone wirelessly because Google account can sync your Samsung contacts online. It seems to be easy to recover deleted data wirelessly, however, the shortcoming of this method should be noticed that if you haven't backed up your contacts with your Google account, this method cannot make it possible to recover deleted data. If you have set up Google account on your Samsung device and have backed up contacts already, you can restore the contacts from Samsung phone in 3 steps. Please just continue to read this guide:

Ensure that you have already backed up on Google account and just follow the steps:

Step 1: Go to the "Settings" on Samsung

Please click the "Account" button on the "Settings". Then, select the "Google" on the next window.

Step 2: Remove your Google account and log in again

This process refers to refresh data with Gmail account. So, please tap the "More" button on the top and then select the "Remove account" from the list of menu.

Once completed, click the "CONFIRM" button and the interface will back to add the account again. Choose the "Google" option and enter with Gmail account.

Step 3: Sync the contacts within a few minutes

If a popup window appears from the Google Service, please tick the option and hit the "Next" button. Then, by the following instructions.

 samsung contacts recovery with google account

2.2: How to Retrieve Deleted Numbers from Samsung Phone with Samsung Cloud

Now comes the last method to retrieve deleted numbers from Samsung. Partly, Samsung users may create their own account for large storage with the Samsung Cloud, which means Samsung cloud service may back up Samsung contacts automatically. You may get the lost contacts from the cloud and recover on your Samsung without using the computer. Likewise, you have to back up phone numbers first before you lost them.

Step 1: Go to the "Settings" on Samsung.

Once you enter the "Settings", please choose the "Cloud and accounts". Then, choose the "Backup and restore" on the next window. You need to tap the "Restore" option and turn on "Contacts".

samsung contacts recovery with samsung cloud

Step 2: Start to restore contacts from Samsung phone.

Click the button on "Restore Now" so as to recover the previous contacts to your Samsung phone.

start the samsung contacts recovery with samsung cloud

But you may not preview the target contacts because the contacts will be pasted straightly to your Samsung. It doesn't allow you to preview the deleted contacts one by one. The whole process will be completed in minutes.


Since we have entered the era of advanced technology, we have taken the advantages of several convenient methods to solve many tricky problems. No matter you deleted contacts from their Samsung phones, you can retrieve them with the top method. In this post, we provide three methods for you to get your deleted contacts back. Compared with the cons and pros, you may choose the best way for you to retrieve contacts.

In case you have not backed up important contacts on Samsung, the professional Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android tool should be your best selection. Consider the outstanding features, you can easily get your Samsung contacts recovery. We will be appreciated if you share this post with others.

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