User Guide: How to Recover Deleted Videos on Android

As the most widely-used operating system for portable devices, Android has made cell phones smarter than ever. No need to use a digital camera or camcorder, people now can take photos as well as record videos easily on their Android phones any time they want, and for many people, these memorable moments saved in the phone may value more than the device itself.

However, accidents happen sometimes. When you were enjoying videos on your Android phone/tablet, your finger unconsciously pressed on the "delete" button. "Check no", you were telling yourself, but we both know that the tragedy is doomed to happen... Familiar, right? Apart from mis-deletion, you may also run into other situations where you delete videos on Android phone, such as formatting or factory reset. Anyhow, all we want to know after the accidents is, how to recover deleted videos on Android phone?

Don't worry, the media files including videos, photos or music are stored in Android's external SD card, whether you delete videos, or format them, there is always a chance to get them back. Here we recommend you a helpful video recovery tool. It enables you to easily retrieve deleted videos on Android with a few clicks. The following is the step-by-step guide.

Before you recover deleted videos, don't add new data or delete the existed files in your Android phone in case it is overwritten again, which would make it much harder to recover your deleted videos.

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Step 1. Download and install

Download and install Android data recovery. Run it on your Computer.

Step 2. Connect your Android phone with PC

Connect your Android phone to computer via USB cable. The program will detect and recognize the type of your device and the Android version.

Step 3. Enable USB debugging on your Android device

Android Data Recovery will detect your Android version and tell you the steps of open USB debugging mode on your phone (see how to open USB debugging mode). After that, click "OK" on your Android phone.

Step 4. Choose file type to recover

Choose files types you want to retrieve before scanning the device. By doing this, the scan and recovery process will save you much time. If you just want to recover deleted videos from Android phone, you just need to check Videos. If you want to recover more, check the file types you want to retrieve and click Next.

Step 5. Scan and recover

The Android video recovery tool will take seconds to scan all the videos on your Android phone, including the deleted ones. After the scanning, you can view all the videos. The deleted ones are marked in red, or you can turn the "Only display the deleted item(s)" button on. Check the videos you need and click Recover, soon you'll get the deleted videos on your PC.

Now you have recovered deleted videos on Android successfully. To avoid situations like this, you has better back up Android files on PC just in case.

You can learn the steps from the video below: