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dr.fone - Recover (Android): How To

How To: Android Data Recovery for Windows Users

Step 1. Connect Your Android Phone

Launch dr.fone on your computer, and select "Recover".

drfone home screen

Connect your Android phone to the computer using a USB cable. Please make sure you have enabled USB debugging on your Android phone. When your device is detected, you will see the screen as follows.

connect android device

Step 2. Select file types to scan

After the phone is connected successfully, dr.fone for Android will display all the data types it supports to recover. By default, it has checked all the file types. You can just select the type of data that you'd like to recover.

If your phone is not rooted, dr.fone will offer two options: Scan for deleted files and Scan for all files. Scan for all files will take longer time, but will scan for files more thoroughly.

analyze android device

And then click "Next" to continue the data recovery process. The program will analyze your device first.

analyze android device

After that, it will continue scanning your Android phone to recover deleted data. This process will take a few minutes. Just be patient. Precious things are always worth waiting for.

scan android device

Step 3. Preview and recover deleted data on Android devices

When the scan is complete, you can preview the found data one by one. Check the items you want and click "Recover" to save them all on your computer.

recover data from android

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