"Yesterday, I want to upgrade my LG phone system to Android O, my phone crashed during updating. Unfortunately, All my contacts was lost after failing to upgrade. Who could tell me how to recover my lost contacts from LG?" - Harry
Operating-system updates is getting to be a real headache, especially for Android User. Android phone often crashed during system updating, because android system is very instable, it result in lost data, include contacts, SMS and some important data. LG phone is not a exception. However, there is some effective methods to recover lost contacts on LG phone. Through this tutorial, we would show you how to restore lost contacts from LG phone with 4 steps.
Restore lost contacts on LG phone
For restoring lost contacts from LG phone, we need a recovery data program - Android Data Recovery. The program can help us restore lost contacts from LG phone easily, and it supports to recover all other sorts of data, including SMS, photos, videos, documents, call logs, apps and so on. Android Data Recovery work for many lost data scenarios like lost data due to OS update, device stuck and not responding, data missing after Rooting or ROM flashing, etc,. It is perfectly compatible with a series of LG phone, such as LG-Q8, LG-G6, LG-G5, LG-G4, LG-G3, LG-G2, LG-V20, LG-V10, NEXUS 5X, NEXUS 5, LG-US997, etc.
How to Recover Lost Contacts from LG Phone
Step 1. Launch and Connect LG phone to Android Data Recovery via USB
Launch the program after Installing Android Data Recovery, and select "Data Recovery" among all toolkits. Then connect your LG phone to PC using USB cable.
Note: before connect device to PC, you need enable USB debugging on your device. And If your device's Android OS version is 4.2.2 or above, you would receive a pop-up message, just tap "OK" to allow USB Debugging.
Step 2. Select Contacts File to Scan
After connecting android device to program, it will show all the data types that are selected to recover. And you should check the "Contacts" type, then click "Next" to scan file.
Step 3. Choose Scan Mode for Scanning
After selecting the file type to scan, you need to choose scan mode for scanning. Android Data Recovery support two scanning mode for you. And we recommend you choose "Standard Mode", which work faster and easier. Of course, you could also try "Advanced Mode", if it doesn't find the files you are looking for. Then click "Start" to scan your device.
Note: If you get a Superuser authorization message appearing on your device during the scan, just click "Allow" to continue.
Step 4. Preview and Recover Lost Contacts from LG
After scanning contacts file on your device, you can preview and recover lost contacts from LG phone. Then check the items and click "Recover" save them all on your PC.