Animated GIF Recovery for Samsung Galaxy S7/Note 7
GIF, an abbreviation for Graphic Interchange Format, is a limited 8-bit pallet of images and videos reduced to the file size of around 256 colors. It is an animation reduced to make a very short segment, commonly used in social media communication. Today, most phones for example Samsung are incorporating the Animated GIF feature to the phone's camera to enable users to emphasize and exaggerate a minor point, when communicating. However, frequent instances when the animated GIFs may be lost in Samsung phones and bring you the need to recover animated GIFs from Samsung, for instance, accidental deletion, factory reset, device format, or corruption of the storage media, making the GIF inaccessible.
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Many do-it-yourself Android data recovery programs are available in the market today, which assist in the recovery of data recovery for Android devices. Also, such programs will help in the recovery of not only the GIFs but retrieve other lost files on your Android device, quickly. The reason behind this is that they support multiple media files, for example, call history, text messages, contacts, videos, music and movie files among others. A good example of this program is the Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android (with its Mac version - Lab.Fone for Android Mac). It performs deep scan and preview of lost files on your Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge+/S6/S6 Edge/Note 4, Galaxy A9/A7/A5 etc., with an option to select what you want to recover in the end.
Following is the guide of using Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android to recover deleted and lost GIFs files from Samsung devices. With only three steps, you can make it, without any quality loss during and after the recovery process.
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How to Recover Deleted Animated GIF Images from Samsung Galaxy S/Note?
Step 1. Connect your Samsung phone to computer
Download, install and run the Lab.Fone for Android on your personal computer, connect the Samsung device to the computer using a USB cable. Follow this procedure in this guide on how to open USB debugging on Android device to enable the USB debugging mode on your Samsung mobile.
Step 2. Choose Photos category for scanning
All recoverable file types are displayed on the left side of the window. If you only need to recover lost GIF images, you can highlight the "Photos" category, and all photos pictures will show up on the right side window.
Step 3. Perform GIF recovery from Samsung Galaxy
Preview and select the GIFs you want to recover and hit the "Recover" button on the bottom right side of the program window. Choose the destination folder to save the GIFs and the GIF recovery process will begin at once.
Tips: You should backup the GIF files from your Samsung device to computer from now on, to prevent them from losing once again, with the help of Coolmuster Android Assistant.