“I had used my Samsung phone for 3 years, recently I am planning to buy a new Galaxy S8 for replace and resell my Android. Now I am wondering how to erase the phone numbers on my old Samsung before selling.” - Sandy
The contacts is the most important for someone, to connect with others via the phone numbers, E-mail address. How to wipe Samsung contacts without restoring? A simple “delete” can’t solve the problem, manually deleting data from Android is not the best way to against leakage of personal information. Here is another better way that enables you to remove contacts and other personal information from Samsung permanently.
Erase Samsung Contacts without Restoring
To erase contacts on Samsung without restoring, you should try Android Data Eraser. It's a perfect data eraser absolutely erase everything permanently on Android, protect your privacy with simple, click-through process. Besides, this program allows to erase photos, messages, call logs, apps and all private data with only one click. Android Data Eraser supports to all Android devices, including Samsung, Motorola, Lenovo, HTC, ZTE, Huawei, LG, Sony, etc,.
How to Wipe Samsung Contacts Permanently
Step 1: Run Android Data Eraser
Download Android Data Eraser and install it on your computer. Select the “Data Eraser” toolkit among all the other toolkits.
Step 2: Connect Samsung to the PC
Connect your Samsung device to the computer via USB cable. Enable the USB debugging on the smartphone. For versions of Android above 4.2.2, a pop message will appear. Tap on “OK”.
Step 3: Erase all Data on Samsung
After the device are connected. Click "Erase All Data" button to start erasing all the data on your Samsung.
Now you should enter the word "delete" in the text box to confirm the erase process. Then click on "Erase Now" button to delete all the Samsung data permanently with one click, including the contacts and other data.
Please don't disconnect the device until the process is end.
Step 4: Reset Samsung to Factory Settings
After all the data is erased, Android Data Eraser program will ask you to do a "Factory Data Reset" on your device. Tap on "Factory Data Reset" or "Erase All Data" on your phone.
Done. Now your Samsung device is like a brand new device.