"Do you guys know how to recover deleted contacts from HTC One? After flashing the ROM, I lost all files on my phone. Unfortunately, I had forgotten to backup contacts. Now I'm here to ask for your help. I'd appreciate it if someone could do me a favor."
It is quite common to lose files from mobile phone when you make improper settings, flash the ROM or reset the device back to factory default settings, etc. To avoid data loss from HTC phone all of a sudden, you'd better keep a backup of vital data like contacts on your personal computer. While, without backups, you have to turn to a professional data recovery program to recover deleted contacts from HTC smart phone after getting them lost by accident. According to users who have completely regained lost contacts, Vibosoft HTC Contacts Recovery program could be your best choice.
With HTC Contacts Recovery, you can easily restore lost HTC contacts within clicks. In addition to deleted contacts, the whole existing phone numbers on your HTC smart phone can be arranged on the menu as well. Thus, this program can not only help restore lost HTC contacts, but also enable you to save the entire contacts list to the computer as a backup. Moreover, after launching this software, it will deeply scan the internal and external memory of your HTC device. Wait for a while, you will get more lost files listed on the menu, including photos, videos, music, text messages, documents, and so on. Then you are able to restore them to your computer in batches.
Here are free trial versions for Windows and Mac users. Just download one to give it a try.
Step 1. Run the Program, Get HTC Phone Detected
To start with, install and operate the Windows or Mac version of HTC Contacts Recovery on the PC. Then link your HTC One/Desire/Butterfly/Evo/Hero/Inspire to the computer via a USB cable. In order to get HTC phone identified by this software smoothly, please enable USB debugging on your phone first. By the way, you should root HTC device before working this tool.
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
3) 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 runs Android 4.2 or later, you will get a pop-up window as below on your phone. Now you should choose "Always allow from this computer" and then hit the "OK" button to continue.
After that, click the "Refresh" button on the main interface, this program will start to detect your HTC device again. By the way, if you want to recover lost photos, music, videos or more on the phone's SD card, please turn on USB storage before that.
Step 2. View and Recover Deleted Contacts from HTC Phone
After this program detects your mobile phone, you will get all lost files displayed on the menu after scanning. Now you should press the "Contacts" option to view your lost and existing contacts with detailed info. After previewing and selecting the wanted contacts, you can hit the "Recover" icon to regain them to your computer in a batch.
What's more, if you are going to work Vibosoft HTC Contacts Recovery to retrieve lost messages, photos, videos, music or more on HTC smart phone, just act as the above steps to launch it on your computer.