Recovery of APK Files from Android Phone

“My Android phone has become very slow and many people suggested me to hard reset the phone. Without other choice I preceded with Android phone hard reset, now I lost complete data stored in it. I don’t care about anything else saved on the Android Smartphone, except applications installed in it. Can anybody let me know about extracting APK files from Android phone? Please help me! Many thanks in advance!”.

In certain situations, Android phone users experience scenario as specified formerly. Due to misusage of Android phone or use of unknown options in Android Smartphone, users might meet up with data loss circumstances. In such instances losing application files such as .apk from Android phone creates most tragic situation, as those APK files may be purchased from online store or users fail to backup those APK files.

Other scenarios for loss or deletion of APK files from Android phone:

  • Removal of APK files from Android phone mistakenly while deleting useless files tends its permanent deletion
  • Interrupted or improper Android operating system up-gradation or re-installation could even leads to loss of APK files from Android phone
  • Application files installed in Android Smartphone can get deleted or lost unknowingly by suspicious viruses
  • Logical conflicts or error with untrusted third party tools on Android phone also results in loss of APK files
  • Unintended formatting of Android Smartphone’s storage media is other common factor for removal of application files

APK file recovery tool for Android phone:

APK files that are erased or missing from Android Smartphone can be retrieved back in simple steps by using Yodot Android Data Recovery software. This tool is well-organized to perform APK file recovery from Android phone on Windows system. You can employ this application to rescue application files as well as other stuff like photos, songs, videos, etc from Android phone. Along with Android phones, this utility is can recover data from Android Tablet devices. This program support Android Smartphone and Tablets of various brands including Samsung, HTC, Acer, Micromax, Motorola, Sony, Lenovo and others. One can execute data restoration from Android phone by attaching it to Windows systems working on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OS versions.

Steps to restore APK files from Android phone:

  • Connect your Android phone to a healthy Windows system via USB mass storage mode (Yodot does not support MTP and PTP mode of connectivity)
  • Download Yodot Android Data Recovery tool and install it to the that Windows PC
  • Now run the program, main screen offers two options like “Lost File Recovery” and “Deleted File Recovery”
  • Select any of the options based on data loss scenario you had practiced with Android phone
  • Then, this tool will display internal and external storage drives present in that computer  
  • Select Android phone device drive and click “Next” to start scanning operation
  • After few minutes, this utility will show list of missing or erased APK files under “File Type” and “Data Type” views
  • Choose the APK files that you want to retrieve back
  • Save rescued APK files to desired storage location on Windows system, but don’t onto the same Android phone storage space to avoid data mishap

Important Suggestions:

  • Avoid storing new files on Android phone after loss or removal of APK files to prevent data replacement
  • Backup your valuable APK files of Android phone on system or any storage device
  • Don’t install untrusted third party utilities on Android Smartphone to avoid logical errors and its consequences