Contact list and call logs gone... phone or network problem??

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    I went into chomp to send a text message this morning and I noticed that instead of all the names being displayed I only saw the phone number, so I pulled up my contacts list and it's completely gone--nothing. So I click on Call Log and that's completely empty too... wtf? I used the phone last night before I went to bed and it was fine, woke up to this.

    is this a phone problem or a verizon problem? never had anything like this happen in the 10+ years I've had a cell phone.
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    figured it out. apparently i turned off syncing so it wasn't pulling in my contacts from Google. None of this explains where the hell my entire call log went though... annoying...
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    Disabling sync shouldn't remove your contacts though. Not sure what's going on there but the network isn't the issue.
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    That's what I thought but when I enabled sync again all my contacts came back. It's weird also because I disabled sync like three or four days before teh contacts vanished. And none of this explains where my three months of call history went.
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    I've had all my text message threads disappear in the middle of the day. That's happened twice in the over a year that I've had the OG. No idea where they went or what the hell happened, but it sucked cuz my nandroid backup was like 2 months old.
    What I do now is have titanium make backups every week of the call history, SMS/MMS, etc.
    There's only a few files that are like that, the same color as the SMS and dialer storage. Thinking about making it more frequently than a week now tho.
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    Just happned to me when I woke up today everything gone but I can't resync through gmail scary stuff I wrote to Google so ill see
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