“How to recover deleted videos from Samsung Galaxy S4? I accidently deleted a video and i want to get it back How can i recover it? Anyone can help?” —— Answers Yahoo
You may delete or lost your videos from your Samsung Galaxy S4 due to either accidental deleting, factory resetting, flashing ROM and rooting etc. Don’t worry, you can still get them back with some third-party Android Data Recovery.
Wondershare Dr. Fone for Android is specailly designed to recover deleted videos as well as other files such as photos, contacts, messages, Whatsapp chat history, audio and document from Samsung Galaxy S4/S5/S3, Samsung Galaxy Note 3/2/1, Samsung tablet and other Android devices as well.
Step by step to recover deleted videos from Samsung Galaxy S4
Step 1: Connect your Samsung Galaxy S4 to the computer
Download, install and run Dr. Fone for Android to see the following interface, Then, connect your Samsung Galaxy S4 to the comptuer. :
Step 2: Enable USB debugging before scanning your phone
If your Samsung device isn’t detected by the program, you need to enable USB debugging on your phone. Check what Android OS is your Samsung and then choose the right way to open USB debugging follow below steps:
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter “Settings” < Click “Applications” < Click“Development” < Check “USB debugging”
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter “Settings” < Click “Developer options” < Check“USB debugging”
3) 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”
Note: If you still get this window and the USB debugging has been enabled, please try to disable it and reset it again.
Step 3. Scan your Samsung Galaxy S4 for deleted videos
Once your Samsung Galaxy S4 is detected, the program will ask you to click the “Start” button to start analyzing your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Note: Before starting, make sure that your phone battery is more than 20% charged, so that you can get a smooth scan.
If your device is not rooted before, the program will directly scan it after the analysis.
Note: For the device that Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android doesn’t support currently, it may lead you to set USB Mass Storage on your device to scan photos, videos, music and documents, or to root your device by yourself (if there is no USB Mass Storage option). All rooted Android devices are supported well. You can choose to do it or not by yourself.
If you rooted your device before, you need to allow the program Superuser authorization on the screen of your device. Just click “Allow” when the message pops out on your device’s screen. Then back to your computer, and click “Start” on the program’s screen to scan your device.
Note: For some devices, they may ask you to click “Allow” more than one time on your device’s homescreen. It’s normal. Just do it if it askes. It doesn’t matter. Just click it until it doesn’t appear again or the program has begun its real scan.
Do not disconnect your device during the scan, or the scan will fail.
Step 4: Preview and recover videos from Samsung Galaxy s3
After finishing the scanning process, a list of recoverable files that have been found from your Samung Galaxy S4 will be shown. In addition, there will be a preview window of files where you can preview the contacts, SMS, photos and videos from Samsung device. Mark the videos you need to recover and click “Recover“. You can selectively save them on your computer.