How to recover Android SD Card deleted pictures, videos and audio files?
As a more and more popular device in our daily life, android phone or tablet nowadays be used to capture video clips, take photos and load music for enjoying anytime and anywhere. I think many of us have a mass of photos, videos, songs, documents and other files on our Android phone or tablet SD card. Did you accidentally delete files or format the SD card on your Android phone without backing it up in time? Or did you lose important documents due to an SD card failure or for other reasons?
Android SD Card Data Loss:
SD card data loss can be classified into two types: logical and physical. Logical failure is caused by formatting SD card, deleting files by mistake, file system corruption, virus inflection, etc. Generally speaking, if the SD card can still be recognized, but the files on it are missing or inaccessible, it mainly because of a logical problem. In this situation, you need a SD Card Recovery to get back your lost data.
Firstly, STOP using the device. If you plan to recover any files using tools that can do that, you gotta make sure you don’t over write anything. Then use a SD Card Recovery Tool to retrieve deleted files from your SD card on Android.
Android SD Card Recovery
Dr.Fone for Android is a data recovery software that could not only recover photos, videos and songs such media files that were made by your Android phone but also recover documents, music, mail, archives, and other files that were saved on the SD card of your Android phone and all without losing any quality. Even more, as a new star product of Wondershare, it can also recover Contacts and Text Messages on SIM cards of Samsung Android devices.
Recover SD card data in just three simple steps, as easy as 1-2-3. Connect an Android phone using a USB cable, scan for the lost data, then check and recover the files that you want to restore.
For Mac users, you can use Mac Photo Recovery to retrieve photos, video and audio files from your card, no matter you deleted, formatted or lost your files due to other human or unknown reasons. The whole recovery process only takes you a few minutes.
How to Steps: Recover Android SD Card lost or deleted files:
Step 1. Launch Android SD Card Recovery and connect your Android to PC
Once download the Android file recovery software, double click the .exe or .dmg archive to install and run it on your computer. Then the interface of the software come up and asking you to connect the device.
Step 2. Enable USB debugging on your Android device
If you’ve enabled USB debugging on your device before, you can skip this step. If not, follow the way below to enable it. Three ways for devices with different Android OS.
- For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
- For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
- For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
Step 3. Analyze and scan your Android device now
Before scan your Android phone, the program need to analyze your device first. Click "Start" to begin the analyzing.
After analyzing your Android phone, you can begin to scan it now. Before doing it, turn to the home screen of your phone and Allow superuser authorization on it. Then back to the program on your computer and click "Start" to begin scanning.
Note: You should keep your android phone connecting with computer to make sure the contacts recovery successful.
Step 4. Preview and Recover data from Android SD Card
After the scan, preview found files and check if your lost files have been found. Then select your desired files and hit on "Recover" to recover the SD card files with one click.
Note: Besides retrieving photos and video from the SD card, Dr.Fone for Android also lets you recover contacts and messages from SIM card on your Android device. You can check the supported Android device model and the Android OS here to see whether your android device is supported right now.
More Features of Android SD Card Recovery:
- Scan and recover deleted SMS and text messages from Android internal memory;
- Retrieve photos, video, audio and documents from SD Card on Android;
- Even the data existing on your Android device can be backed up to your PC;
- You can selectively restore messages, contacts and photos after previewing;
- Support multiple Android phones and tablets, like Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, and so on;
- Safe solution for Android data recovery, read-only and risk-free;