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How to recover lost data on Samsung Galaxy?


May 31, 2013 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to Android Phone Data Recovery

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    There is a way to recover lost data on Samsung Galaxy.
    When you lost data on your Samsung Galaxy, pls don't use your device again, because new data will be overwriten the lost data, and make the lost data unrecoverable. Then, you can look for a Samsung Galaxy Data Recovery to get the lost data back. If you don't know how to choose a suitable app for you, there is an excellent Samsung Galaxy Data Recovery: Dr.Fone for Android, which enables you to recover contacts, messages, photos and videos from Samsung Galaxy devices, like Galaxy S, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Ace, Galaxy Tab and much more.

    You can Download the Samsung Galaxy recovery software here:



    Notice: Please check your Samsung device model and the Android OS here Make sure your device is supported by this dr.fone for android.

    If you are a Mac user, please download the Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac, which can recover lost photos, video, documents, email and archive files from any Mac-based hard drive or external hard drive, iPod, USB drive, SD card, digital camera, mobile phone, and MP3/MP4 player etc.



    Samsung Galaxy Data Reocvery: step by step guideline to recover lost data
    Follow the next steps, we will introduce how to use this Samsung Galaxy Recovery, it's easy, only 4 steps to get the lost data back.

    Step 1. Connect your Samsung Galaxy to the computer
    First, connect your Samsung Galaxy device to the computer. And then run the program and you may find the primary window below. Your Samsung Galaxy device will probably be detected instantly.
    Samsung Galaxy Data Recovery, Samsung Galaxy file recovery, recover deleted data on Samsung Galaxy – main screenshot

    Step 2. Enable USB debugging
    If you did not enable USB debugging on the device before, you have to set it at this point. There are actually different ways for different devices based on the Android OS versions. Pick the one for yours and follow it.
    1) For Android OS 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" > Click "Applications" > Click "Development" > Check "USB debugging"
    2) For Android OS 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
    3) For Android OS 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" > Click "About Phone" > Tap "Build number" for several times till finding a note "You are under developer mode" > Returning to "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
    Samsung Galaxy data recovery, recover data on Samsung Galaxy, recover deleted data on Samsung Galaxy – USB debugging

    Step 3. Analysis and scan your Samsung Galaxy
    When your Samsung Galaxy is connected and detected, click on the "Start" button in the screen below to start analyzing it. Make sure your Samsung Galaxy device battery is more than 20% charged, so that you can get a smooth scan.
    Samsung Galaxy Recovery, Samsung Galaxy file recovery, recover data on Samsung Galaxy – prepare to scan

    After the analyzing, you need to turn to your device's homescreen to click "Allow", so that the scan can be started.

    Note: For some devices, they may ask you to click "Allow" more than one time. It's normal. Just do it if it askes.
    Samsung Galaxy file recovery, Samsung Galaxy data recovery, recover data on Samsung Galaxy - Superuser Request

    Step 4. Check and recover lost data from Samsung Galaxy
    The scan will cost you a while. Right after it, you are able to preview all contacts found on your Samsung Galaxy. Select "Contacts", "Messages", "Gallery", "Videos" on the left of the window. You can even examine all information on your contacts. Mark those you need and conserve all of them on your pc by simply clicking on "Recover" at the lower right corner.
    Samsung Galaxy data recovery, recover deleted data on Samsung Galaxy – recover results

    The scan usually takes some time. Once messages and contacts are scanned out, it will remind you. And you may stop the actual scan to get them back in case you only want to recover deleted messages and contacts. With regard to photos and video, it will require more time to scan out all of them.

    As soon as the scan completed, you are able to check out details of all the found data one after the other. Mark those you desire and click on "Recover" to conserve them on your PC.

    Note: Don't save the recovered data on your Samsung Galaxy again.

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