How to Recover Deleted Photos from Samsung Phones like Galaxy S3/S4/S5/S6

Accidentally lost pictures from Samsung galaxy?

Samsung camera takes really amazing photos, many Samsung users take photos to cherish their good old days and great memories. However, data loss happens a lot. Sometimes, the precious photos just gone due to a simple reason, like wrongly clicking “Deletion”/”Factory reset” button, or failing to update/root your Samsung. It is very frustrated if we permanently lost the valuable precious pictures on Samsung.

Is it possible to recover photos from Samsung?

Actually, the deleted/lost photos are not really lost, but make the space as blanked for new data. Basically, as long as the lost pics haven’t been overwritten, it is possible to get the lost Samsung images back by using a reliable Samsung photo recovery software. Read on, this article is exactly going to tell you how to directly recover photos from Samsung mobiles phones like Galaxy S3/S4/S5/S6/S6 Edge/Note series etc.


How to do Samsung Galaxy Photo Recovery?

To start with:
– Download the Samsung Data Recovery on your PC/Mac computer and follow its wizard to install it.
– Make sure your Samsung galaxy phone can be connected to computer through USB cable.
– Stop using you Samsung device and turn off Wi-Fi/4G/3G connection to get ride of data overwriting and automatic update.

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Support Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, and XP
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Detailed Steps:

Step 1. Run the Samsung photo recovery tool and select files to scan.

Connect your Samsung galaxy phone to computer via USB cable and launch the program. After that, you’ll see the windows as the following screenshot shows, simply select the “Multimedia”, then select the specified photo formats to scan. Or you can tap “All” to continue.

Samsung Galaxy Phone Photo Recovery

Step 2. Make your Samsung device accessible and scan lost photos.

After your Samsung is detected by computer, the program automatically identifies your device. If not, it will prompt you to “Enable USB debugging”, follow its wizard to make the Samsung device accessible. When this is done, a new window will be displayed, just click “Start” to begin scanning. You may need give it a few minutes for the scanning process.

Make your Samsung device accessible and scan lost photos

Note: If you have enabled USB debugging and still get this window, disable it and reset it again.

Step 3. Preview recoverable photos and selectively recover wanted ones.

When the scanning process is done, you are allowed to preview the recoverable pictures in the category of “Gallery” at the left side of the window. Mark the wanted ones and tap “Recover” button to recover lost photos from your Samsung galaxy s6/s5/s4/s3 etc.

Preview recoverable photos and selectively recover wanted ones

Samsung data recovery is far beyond recovering photos, it can also recover deleted text messages from Samsung as well as videos, contacts and call logs. Simply try the free trail to check if the lost Samsung files can be found with it.

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