How to Recover Lost Data from Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5

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Nowadays, mobile phones play a vital role in everyone's personal and business life. To some, mobile phones are the best sources of entertainment because they are small enough to be carried anywhere. But what is suddenly, your phone is damaged or is corrupted and all the data that you have stored cannot be accessed anymore? Don't panic or be depressed because you can now easily use the services of Mobiledic's genius when it comes to restoring data that you have lost due to accidental deletion, broken, immersion in water, virus, or corruption.

Were the Deleted Data Really Gone Forever? The Answer Is - NO

it is interesting to mention that why you perform the "Delete" operation but the they're not gone, it's good to know the data  storage mechanism before starting restore. In fact, Android and Windows all have the same data storage mechanism and remain the deleted data on the sectors. When you accidentally delete data on your Samsung S6 or other phone based on Android operating system, system will remove the pointer and marks the sectors containing the file's data, but still remain the data storage position and but the data are still intact. In other words, those deleted data are waiting to be written over. If the data on your Samsung Galaxy has been partially overwritten the recovery program can only recover part of the data.


Because the data are sitting around on your phone's storage system, you still have a chance to get back your lost data from Samsung S6 device. Mobiledic Android Data Recovery application did a great job, it can scan the drive's unused space and recover anything that hasn't yet been overwritten.


- Apply advanced algorithms to analyze lost data on Samsung phone or other Android device.

- Effectively recover lost data from Android devices due to accidental deletion, or OS/SD card corruption.

- Able to retrieve up to 15+ data types: photos, contacts, messages, call logs,etc. And support all Android device.

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Learn How to Retrieve Deleted Files from Samsung S7/S6/S5

Step 1 Install and Run the Samsung Data Recovery Program

First, download the program and install on your computer, then launch it. The program is risk-free and easy to use. The Wizard guides you through the whole  installation, the you will see the following window.


Main interface


Note: It should be noted that SMS, contacts are stored in phone's internal memory, so when need to retrieve SMS, contacts, you need to root the device so that program get the full access to the storage system.


Step 3 Connect Your Phone to Computer and Enable USB Debugging

When you connect your Samsung phone to computer via USB cable, please also make sure that the USB debugging is also enabled with steps shown on the picture below.

Enable USB Debugging


See how to enable USB debugging on your Android device, check the OS version of your phone.

- For Android 3.0 to 4.1: tap "Settings" > click "Developer options" > check "USB debugging"

- For Android 4.2 or newer: tap "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".


USB debugging is greyed out?

You may encounter the option to turn on USB debugging is greyed out and cannot turn it on, for such issue. You have to enable USB debugging before plugging your device in to the computer. Unplug device then try to enable USB debugging. This should work.


Step 3 Start to Analyze Lost Data on Your Samsung Device

Once your phone is recognized by the program successfully, it will drive you to Step 3, just click the Start button to analyze your phone. After analyzing your device, you should turn to the home screen of your phone and click "Allow" on it, then the program will start to deeply scan your phone now, tthis might take some time, so be patient.


Detect and Analyze Your Phone


As you can see, this Samsung data recovery application enable users to select target the data type for scanning, this is a  human improvement because it leads to significant time savings. If your messages was missing, you can also select "SMS" and recover deleted text on Samsung phone.

check contacts as selected


Step 3 Start to Scan Lost Data on Your Samsung Galaxy Phone

Now, the program starts to scan all of your already deleted and existing data from your device, Please don't disconnect your device and make sure phone's battery is not less than 20% charged.


scan your data



Step 4 Preview the Found Data and Begin to Recover

After the scanning, all the data you lost or deleted will be found and displayed in corresponding category on the left, including contacts, messaging, gallery, audio, videos and documents. If you want to retreive Samsung Contacts, you can simply preview all contacts by left clicking the "contacts" button, then mark what you need and click the button "Recover" to save them on your PC.


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It is a bit of a hassle to let the program analyze your device due to the complexity of the Android operating system, but once you have started using it, you will be amazed at how it can make life very easy for you. Aside from restoring lost data, you can use it to create back up in your personal computer.


If you just simply deleted files on your Samsung Galaxy or Note phone and didn't do anything else, Don't worry, just let Mobiledic's Android Recovery tool does wonders for you. Grab one today and feel safe at all times, knowing that whatever catastrophe would come, you will still be able to recover lost data that you have kept in your Samsung Galaxy S6/S5.;


This program supports both Windows and Mac OSX with a wide range of previously published versions, including Windows 8/7/Vista/XP and OSX 10.9/10.8/10.7.

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Iris Bella is the Founder and Editorial Director at Mobiledic Studio. You can also find her on social network.

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