Actually, if you accidentally delete the contents on your device, the first thing you have to do is stopping using your phone or tablet to protect it from being overwritten. Then please download a recovery software tool and Android Photo Recovery would be your best choice, which enables you to restore lost contacts, messages, pictures, video and more from your Samsung Galaxy internal memory and SD card.
- Part 1. Is There Any Recycle Bin on Samsung Galaxy?
- Part 2. How to Retrieve Deleted Files from Galaxy Phone/Tablet
In this way, you are not able to restore deleted files as you want. But with Android Photo Recovery, you can recover the lost data easily. Step 1 Connect your Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge to the Computer
Launch the program, and connect your Samsung Galaxy to the computer via USB that comes together.
Step 2 Enable USB Debugging
In this step, you need to turn on USB debugging mode on your phone. Three accesses for different Android system are shown as follow. Go to settings on your galaxy according to your Android version.
1) 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"
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
3) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" > Click "Applications" > Click "Development" > Check "USB debugging"
Seletively choose which type of files you want to scan. It will save you time of course. And you can also choose "Select all".
Step 3 Allow to Scan and Analyze Samsung
After your device is detected by the program, you'll get a window as follow on your device. Tap "Allow" to enable the program to scan your device for lost data.
Step 4 Preview and Samsung Data Recovering
A few minutes later, the scanning result will be listed like the image below. To make sure which one you want to get back, you can preview the files one by one before recovery. Tick those you want and click "Recover" to save them on your computer. For safety of the recovered data, you are required to save the retrieve data to a folder that is different from the original one. That means do not save them back to you phone.
Tips: If you indeed want to save your contacts, SMS, images and music back to your phone, you may resort to Android Transfer.
Step 5 Form a Habit of Doing Backup of Your Samsung Device Regularly
Though Android data can be retrieve back by Android Photo Recovery easily, you will be suggested to back up your Android files from time to time to avoid too much lost of Android data.
As you can see above, it allows you to recover the accidentally deleted data from your Android in several easy steps with the help of Android Photo Recovery. So please free download the program on your computer to have a try. If you have any question, please kindly drop us a comment below!