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How to extract Contacts from Samsung S3?

Hi! I have a Samsung S3. The screen got black, and the smartphone is protected by password, I want to extract some contacts, which are very important to me, I also haven't a Samsung account. Please help me! Thanks! I have tried: Kies and Smart Switch, but I couldn't get through.

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The contacts are usually stored within your Google account, which you can log in to and see at https://contacts.google.com. If you see all of the needed contacts, then you can just use them on a new phone by logging in with your Google credentials. Your contacts can also be located on the microSD and SIM card, which can be placed into a new phone. The internal memory is hard to get into without access to the smartphone, and you will need to go to the Android Device Manager Web site.

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In the worst-case scenario, just connect the smartphone to its special MHL adapter and run it via the HDMI cable into a television set with an HDMI input. This will allow you to use the touch screen on the S3 smartphone and look at the television set to monitor your actions. Unlock the device and connect it to your PC to back up the contacts.

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If your touch screen is not working, then you will need to try to add a USB hub. Run the USB hub into the smartphone (you may need a female-USB-to-male-mini-USB adapter). Then, you will need to plug a computer mouse into a free USB port and the MHL cable into another free USB slot via a male-USB-to-female-mini-USB adapter. If it works, then you will be able to control your actions with a mouse on the television-set screen.

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Samsung S6 fingerprint lockout?

Hi, my fingerprint and backup password don't work. Seems to be locked out. My whole life is on my phone. How do I retrieve data. Have no Samsung account on this phone. Please help

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I can't figure out how to get the pictures off of my S3 after I downloaded the program?

My screen is broken and I have important pictures. I have tried: Downloaded the program and followed directions. I don't know how to use the program I guess. I think it was caused by: Dropped

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I JUST DROPPED MY Samsung Note3 AND THERE IS NO DISPLAY?

HOW DO I BACKUP MY PHONE AND RESTORE IN OTHER PHONE. I have tried: CONNECTED THE PHONE

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