How to Recover Lost Data from Samsung Internal Memory?
"I mistakenly deleted files which were saved in the internal memory of my Samsung Galaxy S4. I tried several data recovery tools but all the recovery software do not recognize it as a drive but as a media player. I can't access the Samsung internal memory at all. What else could I do? Any special recovery software out there?"
First of all, you need to know that the internal memory of a mobile phone doesn't like the external memory, which can be mount as a drive. The internal memory is used to store contacts, text messages and other more data, which is one of the most important parts of any mobile phone, including the most popular Android Samsung phones like Samsung Galaxy S6/S5/S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 5/4/3, etc. Unfortunately, you delete important data in your Samsung internal memory card by accident and what's worse, you forgot to backup these files in your computer before. Since internal memory can be mounted as a drive, ordinary data recovery software can not access Samsung internal memory actually. But don't worry, here is the right solution for you - professional Samsung Internal Memory Recovery software is coming to help you retrieve all the files back.
This article will guide you through the process of how to restore deleted files from the internal memory card in a Samsung mobile phone, by using Coolmuster Android Data Recovery (for all Windows versions) or Coolmuster Android Data Recovery for Mac, which is specially designed for Android users to undelete data, files and folders from Android internal memory, including text messages, SMS, contacts, phone numbers and more. For this topic, it can be devoted to the data recovery for Samsung mobile phones' internal memory, no matter how you get your precious Samsung contacts, messages or something others lost. As a powerful and reliable Android data recovery program, it gains lots of feedback from our customers owning to its fast and safe scanning and efficient recovery.
You can download a free trial version of the Samsung Internal Memory recovery software here and follow the guide as below to restore your Android internal memory lost data. Before the recovery, you need to root your Samsung phone at first.
Tutorial to Restore Files from Internal Memory on Samsung Phones
Step 1. Connect your Samsung phone to the computer
Firstly, download and launch the program on your computer, then you can get the main interface as follow. Connect your Samsung device to the computer with a USB cable just as the program tells in the primary window.
Tips: Not only Samsung mobile phones, the software also supports other Android devices, including Motorola, HTC, LG, Google, Sony and so on.
Step 2. Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Samsung phone
To make your Samsung phone detectable by the program, you need to enable USB debugging on the connected phone first. The instructions on how to enable USB debugging are shown in the program interface, or you can select the suitable way in the below. If you have already opened the USB debugging, you can move to the next step.
For Android 2.3 or older, Go: "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
Step 3. Scan for the lost data on Samsung internal memory
As the USB debugging is opened, your Samsung device will be recognized by the software and you can get the scanning results listed in clear categories like "Contacts" and "Messages"on the left-side window.
Step 4. Preview and recover lost files on Samsung internal memory
You are free to open each categories and preview the contained files on the right. Find the data you want back and make them ticked. Finally, click the big "Recover" button and your wanted data on Samsung internal memory card will be restored on your computer.
It is simple to finish the task, right? If your deleted your valuable data from your Samsung external memory without backup file, you can turn to Data Recovery for help. But remember one point, you must stop using your Samsung device after data loss, otherwise, the recoverable data would be overwritten by new data.
By the way, if you need recovering lost text messages and contacts from Android phone only, you can fully depend on Android SMS+Contacts Recovery.