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Q: Can anyone tell me how to restore deleted phone contacts? Somehow I managed to wipe the phone contacts, all other options in the people app are still there, whatsapp, google etc, but I cant find out how to reinstate the contact I deleted. I tried to restore from a backup, as the phone automatically backs up every 24 hours, but for some reason the option to restore back ups is greyed out - From Android Forums

When data losing become more and more common on the portable devices, restoring lost contacts is no longer an impossible challenge now but still not easy for a common users. It is undeniable that sometimes losing these contacts may result in some unpredictable and irreparable damage, especially when you're negotiating an important case with your clients. Thus, when you found the contacts on your HTC One, Deisre, Inspire, Sensation, etc. are lost, please be remember that it is not the right time to feel panic and regret, you have to find a way to get back the lost data as soon as possible.

We know that HTC phones always have two storage place: one is the phone's internal flash card, the other is the phone's external SD card. Thus, you may have found lots of data recovery program on the market that can only help you get back the data on your phone's external SD card, but not the internal flash card. That means these kinds of program can't solve your problem of restoring contacts on HTC One. Here, you need to find a tool which will give you the ability to get access to the phone's internal and external SD card very well. So if you trust us, here our recommendation is Coolmuster HTC Contacts Recovery. It is a risk-free yet professional data recovery program for HTC phones & tablets, which can scan both deleting and existing contacts on your mobile phone directly, and display them for your reference.

Now, just click the below icons to restore deleted HTC contacts on Windows/Mac computer easily.

Steps on Recovering Lost or Deleted Contacts from HTC Mobile Phone

First we need to download and install the software on your Windows or Mac computer, but please note that contacts and SMS messages can only be recovered from rooted phone. So here you should to root your HTC phone firstly.

Then, connect your HTC One X to the computer via USB cable, and then launch the program. In order to make your phone can be recognized by the program successfully, you have to open USB debugging before the connection. Below is some tips for enabling USB debugging:

- For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
- For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
- For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode",  Then you may back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".

If your HTC phone is running on the Android system 4.2.2 or above, then you need to check the option on the pop-up window on your HTC phone, and then continue the scanning.

When the scanning is done, you can choose the files you want to recover or to preview by clicking on "Contacts" option. Then hit "Recovery" button to save the files on your computer.

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