If for whatever reason you’ve lost data (e.g. contacts) on your Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 phone, you may wish to read this post. It displays a solution to help you get back accidentally deleted data from Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 in simple steps.
Lost all contacts on my Sony Xperia Z3 all of a sudden
“Hi, there, I’ve lost all contacts on my Sony Xperia Z3 accidentally. I did not upgrade/reset the phone and there wasn’t even physical damage to the phone. I only gave the phone to my little kid and all of a sudden I lost all the contacts on my new Sony Xperia Z3. I did not have a backup. Is there any way to retrieve these contacts back? Can anyone please help? Thanks a lot.”
If you don’t have a backup, we are afraid that you will need third-party Android data recovery tool to help you out of the dilemma. Here’s a guide explaining how to restore accidentally deleted files like contacts, messages, call history, photos, videos, document, etc. from Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 phones.
FoneLab for Android
This is a great Android data recovery app that can help you to recover deleted Text Messages, lost Messaging Attachments, lost Contacts, cleared Call History and Photos, Pictures, Videos, Music, Documents on your Android phone, tablet and SD card. No matter you lost your files due to wrong deletion, rooting, upgrading, memory card formatting, virus attacking, or because you crashed, smashed, broke or dropped your device into water, this Android data recovery software can rescue the important data in your device.
How to retrieve lost data like photos, contacts, videos, etc. from Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 phones?
Follow these steps:
Step 1: Connect your Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 to your PC via USB cable
Install and launch the Sony Xperia Z2/Z3 data recovery program on your PC after download, the main window will pop up as below. Then you need to connect your Android to the computer via a USB cable. Wait for seconds before the device is detected. Install the device driver on your computer if it hasn’t been installed.
Step 2: Open the USB debugging mode on your device
Before the program scan and recover, it needs to be authorized. After the device driver is installed, Android Data Recovery will detect your Android version and tell you how to open the USB debugging mode on your phone. Don’t worry, this step is of no harm to the safety and privacy of your data or device. After you finish the steps, click OK on FoneLab for Android and tap OK on your device.
Step 3: Select the data types on your device.
Click the file types you want to recover and click Next. The program will scan the data on your device.
Step 4: Preview and recover lost files selectively
When the scanning finish, the data files that have been found from your Android will be shown. You can preview each file and check the ones you want to recover, and then click the ‘Recover’ button to recover and save them on your computer.
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