How to Rescue Formatted Data from Android Phone?

Common mistake!!

If any of your friends or colleagues told that “I have mistakenly formatted my Android phone”, then you might criticize them for their silly mistake. However, what was the situation if you have unintentionally formatted your Android Smartphone?? Is it silly!!! Off course no, because you might have stored essential data, beloved photos, favorite videos, games and many more on your Android Smartphone. In case you are one who stands in such situation, then you must read entire page thoroughly.


There are many possibilities for losing data from Android phone. Among such causes, formatting is one of the primary reasons as discussed before. Although, almost all users are conscious about functionality of “Format” option whether it is in Android phone, system or any other digital gadget. However, some instances make user unwillingly or unknowingly format the Android phone containing plenty of data including precious images to favorite games.

Apart from accidental formatting of Android phone, virus or malwares attack can also result in data loss from Android phone. When you connect Android mobile to virus infected system, it might get affected by harmful viruses. In such scenarios, to eliminate these external threats many users opt for “Format” option. If you are careless about taking backup of data before formatting the Android device, then you will lose your precious data stored in it.

After facing above discussed circumstances, if you are searching about how to bring back formatted data from Android phone? Then you can regain formatted data from Android phone with the usage of any relevant Android data recovery software like Yodot Android Data Recovery.

Formatted data recovery software for Android phone:

Yodot Android Data Recovery software is able to restore formatted data from Android Smartphone on Windows system. It will help you to retrieve image files, music files, video files, games, APK files and other files saved on your Android phone. The software is capable of rescuing deleted or lost data from both internal as well as external storage space of Android device. This tool can accomplish read-only operation to extract formatted or erased data successfully from Android phone with various version of Android operating system such as Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich, Gingerbread, and Froyo. You can run this application on Windows system with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Steps to bring back formatted data on Android phone:

Note: Software is capable of recognizing Android devices (Smartphone’s and Tablets) that gets connected to system via UMS mode i.e. USB Mass Storage; it doesn’t support for MTP / PTP mode of connectivity

  • Connect your Android Phone to Windows computer via USB port
  • Download Yodot Android Data Recovery program and install it to that Windows desktop or laptop
  • Launch the software and proceed with main screen guiding instructions
  • Later the application displays all the drives present with that Windows PC
  • Select the drive that denotes your Android Smartphone
  • Next select “Deleted File Recovery” option to bring back formatted data
  • After this utility scans the chosen drive and explores list of erased files from Android mobile phone
  • At last, pick essential files and browse for your preferred destination location to save these recovered files (Do not save to the same Android phone from where you have rescued formatted data)

Preventive Tips:

  • Always give preference to take back up your valuable data on Android phone to some other storage media
  • Do not use Android phone after unintentional formatting in order to avoid overwriting of data