Most of the tech savvy people are being inclined towards having a Samsung Galaxy Smartphone or tablet when they plan to own one and this is because of the unique quality and features that come with the Samsung devices. The finest camera lets you capture high quality photos while you can save your important information in the Samsung Galaxy Smartphone or tablet without worrying for security. But what if those high quality pictures or any of your important file gets deleted accidentally and unfortunately there is no back up of that? If this is the case, then do not worry at all and stop using the phone the moment you have deleted the files accidentally.
The lost files can be retrieved easily from Samsung Galaxy by downloading a recovery software tool. There are many tools in the Google Play Store but you can make use of Android Data recovery as this is one of the best tools. This tool is able to retrieve anything stating from contacts, messages, photos, videos and other files from the SD card and phone’s internal memory. The process is discussed below in detail.
Step by step process to retrieve deleted files from Samsung galaxy device:
The first step is to keep your device away so that no update is made on that. In case any other file is deleted or added after that, it might overwrite the deleted files and all the hopes of getting back the lost data will be gone. So, save the phone from being overwritten by not making any changes on that.
Next download and install the ‘Android Data Recovery’ software in your computer. Launch the program and connect your Samsung galaxy phone with the PC using a USB cable.
Once both the devices are connected through USB cable, enabling USB debugging mode in the Smartphone is the next task. Turing on this mode on android devices involves different steps for different versions.
>Android 4.2 and later: Head to settings> About phone and click on the ‘Build number’ option several times till the ‘Developer’ option is appeared. Now go back to settings and click on ‘Developer option’ to check ‘USB debugging’.
>Android 3.0-4.1: Follow the path Settings> Developer options>USB debugging
> Android 2.3 and before: Settings>Application>Development>USB Debugging
Now various options for types of file you want to scan will be displayed on the screen. For example, call history, messaging, video, audio etc., choose the type of file you want to retrieve. Also you can choose ‘select all’ if required and click ‘Next’.
When the software will detect the device, tap on ‘Allow’ and it will start scanning the device for the lost data. Wait for the scan to be completed and it will bring a list of files before you. When you see the file you are looking for, select that and click on ‘Recover’. The file will be saved in the computer.
So, by following this method all the deleted files can be easily retrieved. Also it is advised to have a back up of the files for safety purpose.