Recover Data from Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

“Hi, I had connected my Galaxy S5 Active to computer for viewing and taking backup of files. After opening the device, I moved some files to my computer; then I deleted them from S5 Active smartphone. After deletion, I realized that a file which was not transferred also got selected accidentally. Now, that file is deleted and there is no backup of it either on phone or backup folder. Please help me if you know the accurate method in which Galaxy S5 Active data can be regained. Thanks in advance.”

Galaxy S5 Active is the device released by Samsung for military grade. Its rugged features help you keep you data safe on S5 Active. It has high tolerance to dust, humidity, solar radiation, salt, vibration, rain, transport, thermal shock and so on. It is just a tough version of Galaxy S5 from Samsung to be used by people like soldiers who will be on the go always. There might be lot of important data stored in Galaxy S5 Active phone. But sometimes the data will be lost from the mobile phone as mentioned in the above scenario. In addition to it, there are few more situations as given below in which Samsung Galaxy S5 Active data might be lost.

  • Formatting deletes all files from the memory of Galaxy S5 Active Smartphone
  • Accidental or inadvertent deletion of files from Samsung Galaxy S5 Active erases them from phone’s memory
  • The MicroSD card in Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Smartphone might get corrupted for various reasons like virus attack, improper usage, etc.
  • You may reset phone to factory settings after which files on Galaxy S5 Active will be deleted and only the files which were there when you bought the device will be there

There are many other circumstances which take data off Galaxy S5 Active phone. However, you can perform Galaxy S5 Active data recovery using Yodot Android Data Recovery software.

Galaxy S5 Active data recovery:

Yodot Android Data Recovery software is the best solution to perform Galaxy S5 Active data recovery. This program is capable of retrieving data from S5 Active phone lost or deleted in any situation in few clicks. You can restore data like photos, videos, audios, PDFs, Word files, PPTs, .apk files, etc. from Galaxy S5 Active Android phone. The utility has the capability to restore data from internal as well as external memory of Galaxy S5 Active. This tool supports data retrieval from Tablets, Smartphones and Phablets with Android OS versions like Jellybean, Ice Cream Sandwich, Gingerbread and Froyo. Just get Windows OS computer/laptop to which you can connect your Android device and start retrieving data using this application. It has simple functionalities understandable by even a novice user.

Detailed procedure to carry out Galaxy S5 Active Android data recovery:

Note: You can recover data from Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Smartphone and other Android devices that gets detected in UMS (USB Mass Storage) mode on Windows computers.

  • Download Yodot Android Data Recovery software and install it on your Windows computer
  • Run the software and select “Deleted File Recovery” or “Lost File Recovery” from main screen
  • In the next screen, Galaxy S5 Active Android Smartphone will be detected by the software on the system. Click on “Next”
  • From next screen, select drive letter of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active and click on “Next”
  • Select file types which you want to retrieve from the list on next screen and click on “Next”
  • Software scans Galaxy S5 Active phone and displays the result in “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Select required media file and preview it using “Preview” option
  • Then save recovered files on a drive of computer you prefer using “Save” option


  • Do not use MicroSD card of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Smartphone on different devices
  • Always switch off Galaxy S5 Active mobile before removing MicroSD card from it