How to Recover Deleted Pictures from Smartphone?

When mobile phone was first introduced, it was large hand held device that could only make and receive calls. However, the rapid enhancement of technology in recent years has resulted in the availability of high powered mobile communications devices for the public. Today's mobile phones have developed and can perform multiple tasks at once and hence it is named as "Smartphone." There are many brands of Smartphone and the popular ones are HTC, Samsung, Sony, Micromax, Motorola etc.

Smartphone merges the performance of a mobile phone and a computer in a single pocket-sized unit. You can access Internet from anywhere and remain in touch with everyone through social network sites. While this ability gives users the potential to be more useful, it also carries some unique disadvantages as well. One of the drawbacks that almost every Smartphone users often face is data loss, which includes losing photos, videos music and other data from it.

To picture about data loss from Smartphone, let us have a scenario, wherein you have HTC Smartphone which was running on Ice cream Sandwich Android operating system. Your friend has advised you to upgrade it to jelly bean in order to get enhancement over the previous version. But when the upgrading process was going on, your HTC Android phone froze and stopped acting for your commands. To deal with it, you have forcefully turned off your Android phone. Later when you switched on your HTC phone, you were astonished to find entire data missing from it. In such case, you might get disappointed for losing complete data from your Smartphone.

However, many people especially the one who don’t have much knowledge about Smartphone assume that they will never able to get their data back from Smartphone. But the fact is, as long as the Smartphone is not loaded with files after data loss, chances of recovering files are very high. Therefore make sure that you don’t employ your Smartphone after data loss, not even to use internet.

Expected causes behind file deletion from Smartphone:

  • Unintentional deletion: You may prefer to move few pictures from Smartphone to Windows computer in order to save it as a backup copy. But while copying, mistakenly you may click on “Delete” option instead of “Copy”. This operating will results in losing those images which were supposed to copy to your computer
  • Virus intrusion: When you use your Smartphone to download any application then it might be infected with the viruses in case the software you have downloaded is not reliable. You are advised to scan Smartphone as soon as you download any application. But if you ignore it then you will lose your precious photos as a result of virus attack
  • Improper Ejection: Many Smartphone users have the habit of pulling out cable from Smartphone connected to computer. It should be avoided otherwise file system of the storage device present in Smartphone could get corrupted and make you lose entire data from it

Smartphone deleted picture recovery software:

There are countless reasons liable for photo loss from Smartphone. But with the help of most advantageous software like Yodot Android Data Recovery you can turn worries into happiness within a couple of minutes. This recovery tool will help you to retrieve your photos, videos, music APK files, etc. which you lost as a result of above causes. If you are using this software then you need not wait for too long to complete the recovery process. It will be completed so soon and you will be surprised to find the all the data which is recovered. To confirm your selection, you can use preview option before saving them to the desired location.

Steps for restoring deleted photos from Samrtphone:

Please Note: This tool supports recovery of files from Android Smartphone that works in USB Mass Storage (UMS) mode and it doesn’t work with MTP and PTP modes. So we kindly request you to check you Smartphone mode before using this software.

  • Download and install Yodot Android Data Recovery software on your Windows computer
  • Now attach your Smartphone and click on UMS mode that is displayed on the screen
  • Run the software and follow onscreen commands to recover data from your Android phone
  • You will find two options i.e. “Deleted File Recovery” and “Lost File Recovery”
  • Click on “Deleted File Recovery” option to retrieve your deleted Android files
  • You will now find the drive that represents your Android device
  • Click on “Next” and wait until the application completes the scanning process
  • The software now displays all the recoverable files from your Android device
  • Preview media files and save them in a preferred location

Measures to be taken

  • Do not click on any option provided on Smartphone unless you know about it
  • Scan Smartphone with antivirus software whenever you use internet
  • As Smartphone is touch screen based, make sure that you lock it to prevent improper operation