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  1. saroj jaiswal's Avatar
    i have done clear data n clear catch but all my contact is gone please help to get them back
    05-14-2013 12:45 AM
  2. rgr3's Avatar
    Hi I am having this same problemm all my contacts disappear... I try to go to menu, display settings.. and I see no SIM.. please help.. I reboot my phone like 5-6 times and no fix.. lost all my contacts.
    05-15-2013 08:45 AM
  3. asim_aguero's Avatar
    Found the solution!! Finally after trying everything i possibly could, I have realised why my damn contacts disappeared.

    Whichever account you have your contacts stored on i.e google, hotmail etc must be updated. I had the old hotmail app, and forgot to upgrade to the new outlook app (as hotmail has been replaced by outlook apparently :/ ). And all my contacts are back! panic over, good luck
    05-15-2013 09:04 AM
  4. rgr3's Avatar
    I updated to outlook and nothin.. my contacts still doesnt come up.. PLEASE Help.. I had like 500-600 contacts
    05-15-2013 11:14 AM
  5. universeand's Avatar
    I recommend to anyone with a Note 2 to backup their contacts, and it's easy. Go to Settings in Contacts, choose Import/Export and choose either Export to USB or Export to SD card. The first backs up to the phone's internal storage and the second to your SD card. It's easy to restore by simply choosing Import later. You lose absolutely no data in any of your contact fields. I've done this.

    Futhermore, you can easily import the .vcf file that the export creates to nearly all other contact software on or off the phone.

    Ridin' a Note 2 blast
    catberryday likes this.
    05-15-2013 06:40 PM
  6. Archu86's Avatar
    I faced the same issue today and had it resolved with a reboot... I do not ve Call control installed... Please let me know if there is a permanent solution for this...
    05-17-2013 02:49 PM
  7. Dana Pulley's Avatar
    It worked! Seemed as though every other number had disappeared from my phone, all of my family back home in particular. You're so sweet to post step by step instructions for this!
    06-08-2013 05:25 AM
  8. Jude526's Avatar
    This happened to me. Weird. Rebooted. Still did it. Factory reset. Still did it. Called Verizon. Got a replacement. Been perfect

    sent from my amazing Note2
    06-10-2013 01:21 AM
  9. James Ryan1's Avatar
    My contacts spontaneously deleted. I recovered all of them with the help of your advice. Many thanks! :-)
    06-13-2013 07:15 AM
  10. asim_aguero's Avatar
    I updated to outlook and nothin.. my contacts still doesnt come up.. PLEASE Help.. I had like 500-600 contacts
    Update all the accounts that you can possibly use for contacts, google, gmail, samsung account, homail etc. it should work

    - - - Updated - - -

    you're welcome

    - - - Updated - - -

    you're welcome too
    06-17-2013 01:30 PM
  11. Naveen Garg's Avatar
    Even I have faced a similar problem. While managing my contacts on Galaxy note II, I accidentally tapped "merge with Samsung" and have lost all my contacts. Can some one help me recover my contacts.
    06-19-2013 03:17 AM
  12. hartattack96's Avatar

    Awesome thanks for the help
    06-20-2013 01:01 AM
  13. El Jameso's Avatar

    Go into contacts



    Display Options

    Choose contacts to display.

    I think you can figure it out from there
    06-21-2013 06:57 PM
  14. Waynouk's Avatar
    If this helps you are not alone, I have the new Blackberry Z10 and the same thing keeps on happening. All my contacts vanish (just leaving a bunch of phone mumbers) and they re-appear after a reeboot. Something aint right!
    07-06-2013 08:46 AM
  15. vijayJ's Avatar
    Thanks a lot...
    07-09-2013 08:50 AM
  16. drrl151's Avatar
    Hello all....Id hate to be the guy to deliver the news.... but this happen to me for the first time last night and i have only had the Galaxy S4... Ive tried all the fixes that were posted and none of them worked. NOW heres the "F'd" up part abut this...all my contacts came back on its own ( mind you the last fix i tired was hours ago ) 15 min ago... which tells me this is a issue with Andriods O/S (operating system)... I think if enough of us complain to Google they will get on the ball and fix this BS!!!

    07-16-2013 10:57 PM
  17. Ben Threlkeld's Avatar
    ok so like everyone i had the same thing happen to me on my HTC Sensation XE, all of a sudden all my phone contacts just disappeared, and no matter how i searched i could not seem to recover the lost contact, i tried file recovery apps and software but nothing. now for the solution that worked for me, is that i was in the phonebook managed and hit the option to import/export contacts, and to my surprise when it searched the phone memory for any contact cards it found all my lost contacts and i was able to re-import my lost contacts.

    I cannot guarantee this will work for everyone on every phone that has this problem, but it might.
    07-21-2013 05:50 AM
  18. LexLive's Avatar
    I have done all that, and it does not help.
    07-23-2013 08:21 AM
  19. LexLive's Avatar
    Didn't work for me.
    I use Contacts+ app. Doesn't have the "MORE" option.
    I check display ALL CONTACTS, with the Default Contact app, but still does not show.
    07-23-2013 08:33 AM
  20. siva_kuna's Avatar
    Even i am facing the same issue from 29-Jul-2013.. Even after restarting i am not able to restore back all my contacts,, does any one has a solution for this, if so please let me know..
    i dont have backup of my contacts too.

    07-31-2013 08:39 AM
  21. calmyster's Avatar
    I accidently cleared the cahe in my contacts in settings is there anyway of reversing this they arent saved anywhere else?? Can someone please help? Thanks
    08-21-2013 02:25 PM
  22. Jan Wilson's Avatar
    A BIG THANK YOU to M23
    08-27-2013 03:43 PM
  23. mnitdailir's Avatar
    Hey I apologise if this is a stupid reply, but the same just happened to me - all of my contacts from my sim appeared to have been deleted. I tried the display contacts thing and it didn't work but restating the phone did.

    Anyway I just found by experimenting that if I close the contacts app using a task manager - that's when the problem occurs. So maybe you have an app killer that is closing the contacts app and causing it to happen?

    Again, I may be way off but that's what was causing the problem for me so I thought I'd share.
    09-02-2013 04:53 AM
  24. Jude526's Avatar
    I had that happen 3 months out on having the phone. I ended up getting a replacement phone

    sent from my amazing Note2
    09-03-2013 08:03 PM
  25. michelwh's Avatar
    Hi Dana Pulley

    Can you tell which instructions are you referring ?

    Thanks in advance
    09-08-2013 07:40 AM
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