How can I retrieve deleted pictures
from my android phone? It was saved and deleted from a memory card。
Why deleted photos can be recovered?
It is possible to recover deleted photos, actually, it’s easy. Captures photos and videos in an SD card, which is recovery-friendly. Just like the hard disk drive on your computer, when photos are deleted from SD card, they turned invisible rather than damned into oblivion. You can no longer see the photos on your device since the pointer to these files are removed from the file allocation table. But the actually photo files are fine. They can be easily recovered with proper photo recovery software. So, photos deleted from devices that utilizes flash memory card or hard disk drive to store images can be recovered. When you have photos mistakenly deleted from devices such as android phone. Don’t worry, check out the section below and find the salvation.
Two methods to Restore Deleted Photos for android phone
It’s depend on if your computer can detect your android phone as a drive. If your android phone cannot be detected by computer, you need to recover your deleted files with data recovery for android program. If it can be read by computer, a common data recovery program is enough.
Undelete for Android with Tenorshare Photo Recovery. This program is focus on undelete files from android, no matter you delete or format your files from android phone.
We have tested the android phone below, and successfully undelete files for these android phones.
Samsung: Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy S2, Samsung Galaxy Note, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, etc.
HTC: myTouch 3G Slide, Flyer, Inspire 4G, Sensation (G14), Wildfire S (G13), Desire S (G12), Incredible S (G11), etc.
Google: Recover lost files from Google Nexus One, Google Nexus S
Motorola: Milestone, Defy(ME525)
LG: P970, Optimus 2X
Sony Ericsson: Xperia X10, X8i(E15i), X10i, LT15i
Acer Liquid metal S120, Acer iConia Tab, A500
Asus A10, Asus Eee Pad
HUAWEI: U8800, U8200, S7 Slim
MEIZU: M9 and other android devices
Show how to retrieve deleted photos step by step
Step 1: Download and install the tenorshare data recovery in the system. Connect your device to the system. Select the “Data Recovery” option.
Step 2: Select the device and click on "Next" to start the scan. The tool scans the device. Soon the files are recovered and listed.
Step 3: You can preview, select the photo files that you wish to recover and click the "Recover" button to save file as required.
In order to avoid repeating recovery job to find your gone files, you'd better mark your important files as read-only, or make copies of them periodically.
You cannot recover the files to the same drive where they were lost, therefore choose another volume or some external storage device such as a USB flash drive to save them safely.