"Buy a Mi phone, you get a portable hard drive". People are amazed by the large capacity that the Xiaomi phone provides at a very reasonable price. We can even use the Mi phone as a portable hard drive to store a large number of files like photos, videos, documents, etc. However, accidental deletions happen a lot when we use our phones, so do Mi fans. What should you do if you delete some important files by mistake on Xiaomi? The answer is to use a Xiaomi data recovery tool. In this post, we will show you how to recover deleted data from Mi Phone with Xiaomi Data recovery tool effectively.
About Deleted Data from Xiaomi
Data loss can be caused by various reasons, for example, wrong operations, memory card formatting, virus attack, system crash and so on. No matter what reasons, in order to recover the data successfully, please try your best to make sure that the deleted data won't be overwritten by new data. So how to do that? It is suggested that you should stop using your phone to avoid creating new data and turn off the Wi-Fi/internet connection to prevent automatically upgrades.
Part 1: How to Recover Deleted Data from Mi Phone with Xiaomi Data Recovery Software (Without Backup)
1.1 How to Recover Deleted Data from Mi Phone with Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android
1.2 How to Recover Deleted Files in Mi Phone with Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery
Part 2: How to Recover Deleted Data from Xiaomi via Mi Data Recovery Software (With Backup)
2.1 How to Restore Data from Mi Cloud
2.2 How to Recover Deleted Files in Mi Phone with Google Drive
2.3 How to Recover Deleted Files from Xiaomi Backup App
If you mistakenly delete your important data without any backup, don't panic, Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android is here for you. It is an excellent Xiaomi Data recovery software that can help you recover deleted data from Xiaomi internal storage, SIM card and SD card. Check the features of it and you will know why you could seek help from Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android:
- Recover a wide-range of data at the highest rate. Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android scans internal & external memory card of Mi phone deeply and recover your deleted SMS, contacts, photos, documents, videos and music, etc.
- Recover with three steps. Connect > Scan > Recover. As an easy-to-use Miui recovery tool, Coolmuster Lab.Fone can recover your deleted Mi files from internal memory or SD card in a quick and simple way.
- Recover data for most Android devices. Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android works smoothly on Xiaomi 13 Ultra/13 Pro/13/12 Ultra/12 Pro/12/11 Ultra/11 Pro/11/10/Mix 4/Mix 3/Mix 2S, etc, as well as other Android brands such as Samsung, Huawei, HTC, Sony, Motorola, LG and more.
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Download the free trial version of Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android and follow the guide below to see how to recover deleted data from Mi phone. We will take the Windows version as an example.
- How to Recover Data from Mi Phone Internal Memory & SIM card
To retrieve the deleted messages, call logs, contacts, videos, music, photos and documents on Android internal memory & SIM card, please choose the Android Data Recovery mode.
Step 1: Run the software on your PC and click "Android Recovery". Connect your phone to PC via a USB cable. After connection, the main interface of "Android Data Recovery" is as below. Choose the file type you want to recover and click "Next" to continue (It's necessary to root your phone in order to scan all the files).
Step 2: After scanning, the recoverable files on your Mi phone will be shown clearly in the right window.
Step 3: Select the files you'd like to recover and click "Recover". The deleted files will be restored to your computer and you can download them on your Mi phone again.
- How to Restore Data from Mi Phone SD Card
To recover photos, videos, music, and documents that stored on your SD card, you can choose the SD Card Recovery mode of this Mi data recovery software.
Step 1: After your phone is detected by the program, click "SD Card Recovery". Connect Micro SD card to computer with an SD card reader and then click "Next".
Step 2: Select the SD card that you want to scan and then click "Next".
Step 3: Once the scanning is done, the deleted files on your SD card are displayed on the right. Now select the files you wish to retrieve and click "Recover".
If you want to recover the lost SMS and contacts from your Mi phone, Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery is a perfect choice to solve your problem. It is a Xiaomi data recovery software designed to recover lost SMS & contacts(selected or all)due to accidental deletion, virus attack, hardware failure, etc. This powerful recovery program can help you get back all the attached info like address, job title, company, email, SMS attachments, etc. What's more, you can use it to back up your deleted & existing SMS and contacts to computer in HTML or XML format.
The Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery is widely compatible with almost all the Android brands including Xiaomi, Huawei, Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, ZTE, etc.
Now you can download the free trial version of Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery and follow the tutorial to recover the SMS and contacts on Xiaomi phone.
How to recover deleted files in Mi phone via Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery:
Step 1: Click "SMS + Contacts Recovery" after launching the software on PC. Connect your phone to PC. Follow the prompt shown on the screen to finish the connection.
Step 2: Once the connection is finished, choose the file type you would like to recover and click "Next" to start scanning.
Note: Before scanning, please make sure to root your Android phone.
Step 3: Now you can preview your deleted contacts or messages on PC. Select the desired files and click "Recover" to get them back from Mi phone.
If you have backed up your data via Mi Cloud or Google Drive before deleting it, you can recover the deleted data by downloading them again from the cloud service. Here we will go through some common ways to recover deleted files in Mi phone with backup.
Mi Cloud is a great cloud service that offers 5 GB free storage space for Xiaomi users to store their files. If you have backed up your files to Mi Cloud, follow the steps below to see how to restore data from Mi Cloud.
Step 1: Open "Settings" > "Mi Account" and Log in to your Mi Account.
Step 2: Next, tap "Restore from Backup".
Step 3: Choose the backup files and tap "Restore using this backup".
Google Drive can back up your files like videos, photos, and documents, etc. and allows you to access the files with any smartphone or laptop. If you have stored the files on Google Drive before deleting, you can follow the guide below and get your deleted files to your phone again.
Step 1: On your Xiaomi phone, open Google Drive.
Step 2: Go to "My Drive", find and select the files you would like to recover.
Step 3: Click "Download" to restore the selected files to your phone.
Or you can go to "Trash" option > locate and select the desired item > Tap "Restore" to get back the deleted file.
Xiaomi has a built-in backup app that allows users to easily back up their data with one tap. If you have created backup using this app, follow the simple steps below to restore your backup.
Step 1: Open the Backup app on your Xiaomi phone.
Step 2: Here you will see the backup files, choose the files you wish to recover and tap "Restore".
Extra Bonus: Back Up Xiaomi to Avoid Losing Data
To avoid losing data again, it is important to form a habit of backing up data using the tool like Mi Cloud, Google Drive, or the built-in Backup app of Xiaomi.
In addition, there is a good backup alternative to help you back up your data to computer. That is, use Coolmuster Android Assistant to back up your data with one click. It is an almighty program that enables you to back up all your Xiaomi data to computer in a safe and quick way.
If you have backed up the files before you delete them by mistake, you can simply restore them from Mi Cloud or Google Drive where you save your backup files. However, when data loss happens, chances are files just gone with a sudden and you didn't have any backup. Luckily, there is Xiaomi data recovery software like Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android to help you recover deleted data from Mi phone, as well as Miui recovery tool like Coolmuster Android SMS + Contacts Recovery which specialized in retrieving messages and contacts on Mi phone without previous backup.
Download the software you want and please feel free to share your data recovery experience with us!