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android contacts lost

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only want an answer for android 2..3.4 (not a newer version)

The last two contacts I saved to default gmail (not sim card) on android phone was area with no cell phone reception

now I can not find these contacts

would contacts be saved in a backup or another area on the phone
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to get clarification, its the 2 contacts that you saved to Gmail that you cannot find?

have you logged into your gmail account (from a PC) to see if they ever sync'd there?
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these contacts are not on gmail account (viewing from pc)
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go the below mentioned link and check whether your contacts are there or not.

http://www.google.com/contacts

If they were added to Google contacts from mobile, then they should be present at above link.
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http://www.google.com/contacts

the contacts I attempted to add (which my phone said were added) in a bad reception area
were not added do not appear
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these suggestions could work, but I can not find

thanks
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