Get Back Files from Formatted Tablet

“I have connected my Android Tablet to Windows computer to move certain data to it. But as soon as I have connected, Windows showed a message that drive needs to be formatted. I thought Windows will commence some action and clicked on “Format” option. Now I cannot find single files on my Android Tablet; is there any solution to overcome my problem?”

Yes off course!!! You will get appropriate solution in this page. Generally, there are two ways of formatting in Android Tablet and Smartphones. One is using ‘Factory Reset’ and another is directly clicking on ‘’Format’ option. When you click on “Factory Reset” option, then entire data from your Android Tablet’s phone memory will be erased and you can find only those files which are preinstalled in it at the time you have purchased. However, Android OS is aware of your files importance, so it provides even “Backup” option when you choose “Factory Reset”. If you click on the check box next to “Backup” option, then another copy of your Tablet’s data will be saved to Google Server. If you failed to choose “Backup” option, then complete data from Android Tablet would be erased without saving to Google Server.

But, clicking on “Factory Reset” option will not remove data from SD card. However, as explained in above scenario one may lose precious data due to unintentional formatting of SD card used on Android Tablet. Apart from this, users may also accidentally format memory card of Android Tablet when it is connected to Windows computer or while they are searching for some settings on Android Tablet

Android Tablet data recovery tool:

Although, formatting Android Tablet erases complete data from it, you can restore them back with the utilization of software named Yodot Android Data Recovery. The simple procedure as well as safe recovery process involved in this software will quickly restore your files without damaging original structure. You can regain formatted data from both internal memory and SD card of android Tablet. It supports to recover files from Acer Tablet and Tablets released by Samsung, Micromax, Kindle Fire, Sony, HTC and many other brands running with Android Jelly Bean, Gingerbread, Froyo and Ice-cream Sandwich operating systems. It provides two view types which sorts the files and folders according to name and extension. Also, this Android data recovery tool will not take more time and restore your files in less duration. It facilitates free demo version of which can be used to recover data such as photos, videos, documents, APK files and other files from Android Tablets and Smartphones. However, in order to activate full version; you have to spend few dollars and get access to restore any amount of recovered data without paying extra.

Please Note: Do not download Yodot Android Data Recovery application in case your Android Tablet does not support UMS mode of connectivity as this application will not support MTP and PTP mode of connection

Steps to bring back files from formatted Tablet:

  • First of all connect Android Tablet to your computer and click on “UMS mode”
  • Download and install Yodot Android Data Recovery software by clicking on “Download” link
  • Run the software and follow instructions which you can see on the scree
  • Choose “Lost File Recovery” option to restore data from formatted tablet
  • Now choose either Tablet’s internal memory or SD card memory
  • Wait till the software completes scanning selected memory storage
  • Mark on files you want to recover otherwise; click on “Skip” option
  • For easy selection it is suggested to utilize two view options which are “Data View” and “File Type” view
  • Preview recovered media files to examine the quality of recovered files and at last save them to safe location on your computer

Helpful Information:

  • Do not rush to click on “Factory Reset” option unless you utilize “Backup” option on it
  • Never choose to format SD card of Android Tablet when Windows prompts to format it