Retrieving Photos from Android 4.0

“Help please; I need to recover photos from Android 4.0 device. I was performing some task on my Android Smartphone when all of sudden I used restore setting option and click on ok. Within a span of time, entire content of Smartphone was deleted, including the photos. After restarting cell phone, all I could find was Android 4.0 OS and some preinstalled apps. What to do now?? How can I recover photos that were lost from Android 4.0 Smartphone. Please help me! Thanks in advance!”

Android 4.0 is nothing but a short designation given to Ice Cream Sandwich. As there were some drawbacks with the previous version of Android 3.0 OS (Gingerbread), a new and much developed version was introduced with better features. Android 4.0 OS was being used to much higher extent as this OS supported easy sharing of data along with cloud experience. But, some uncertainties do prevail that may lead to loss of pictures and other data from Android 4.0 device as listed below:

  • Abrupt removal of Android 4.0 phone when read / write process is being carried out can lead to loss of photos that were being processed
  • Virus infection on can also cause deletion of photos that were present in the Smartphone running with Android 4.0 OS
  • Using unknown applications to edit the photos present in your Android 4.0 Smartphone can lead to missing of those images
  • Corruption of memory card present in your Android gadget will also block access to photos leading to loss of valuable information from Android 4.0 device

Losing photos from Android Smartphone or Tablet installed with 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS has become the most common problem faced by users these days. What has to be done to overcome this problem must be the question running through your mind? Well, experts suggest you to keep backup as the first option. But, if this is not done, then the alternative solution would be to take the help of effective Android data recovery software to get your valuable images back from Android 4.0 device.

Photo recovery software for Android 4.0 OS

Yodot Recovery for Android is the most suggested tool for restoring of lost / deleted photos from Android Smartphones or Tablet enabled with 4.0 OS. With the help of simple and interactive interface, even a novice user can retrieve pictures from different brands of Smartphones and Tablets that support Android 4.0 operating system. Users can get back deleted files from Android 4.0 device including photos, videos, music files, .apk files and other file formats. In addition to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, this tool can get data from all Smartphones and Tablets that are installed with 2.2 Froyo, 2.3.x Gingerbread and 4.1.x Jelly Bean Android operating systems. This Android data recovery utility can be easily installed on various computers/laptops running with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 operating systems.

Note: Make sure your Android 4.0 device supports UMS mode of connection to Windows system; otherwise Yodot Recovery for Android software does not support photo recovery from Android 4.0 device that works on PTP or MTP mode.

Follow the simple steps to recover photos from Android 4.0:

  • Download and install Yodot Recovery for Android tool on Windows system
  • Connect the Android 4.0 device from where photos has to be recovered
  • Initiate photo recovery from Android 4.0 device using shortcut icon provided on desktop; follow the instructions provided on main screen of the utility
  • Click on “Deleted File Recovery” option or on “Lost File Recovery” option, based on scenarios that has resulted in loss of photos from Android 4.0 device
  • After selecting suitable option, mark Android 4.0 device which has been a victim of photo loss from next screen
  • Once Android 4.0 device is marked, proceed to next window where you can find file types of photos that have to be rescued
  • At last start, scanning process; after completion of scanning process restored list of files can be viewed in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’
  • Select the desired type of view and view required image file through Preview option
  • Finally Save pictures to known destination location as preferred by user

Helpful Tips

  • Follow proper procedure while ejecting Android 4.0 device from the system
  • Make sure unwanted apps are not installed in your Android 4.0 gadget
  • Data backup should be done on Android 4.0 device on regular basis