"Help! I forgot to backup photos, videos data before resetting the Samsung Galaxy S8 device back to factory settings. And I hadn't realized that until I restarted my Galaxy S8 mobile phone. Now I want to restore deleted pictures and videos on Samsung S8 phone. Is it possible?"
Photos and videos are the best means to cherish good old days. Many Samsung Galaxy user said they have taken a lot of photos and videos in their daily life and store them on the Samsung devices. Like the case described above, if you accidentally deleted some photos, videos or other media files from Samsung Galaxy S8 (Galaxy S7/S6/S5/S4/S3/S, A7/A8/A9, C5/C7, Galaxy Note), or formatted the media storage, you still have a chance to rescue those deleted/lost photos and videos or other contents from your Samsung Galaxy S8 device.
What you need is a professional pictures and videos data recovery software - Samsung Data Recovery. With this program, you are able to recover lost photos and videos data from Samsung Galaxy S8 under various circumstances, like resetting the Samsung device to factory settings, deleting by mistake, flashing the ROM, or getting the phone infected by the virus, and so on. Apart from photos and videos, it also enables you to regain deleted contacts, text messages, music, documents, WhatsApp chat history and call logs on the Samsung phones and Tablets. It's a 100% safe program so you don't need to worry about info leaking on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or other phones/tablets.
Supported File Types: Contacts, Messages, Call Logs, Pictures, Videos, WhatsApp Messages, Documents, etc.
Supported Samsung Models: Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S6/S5/S4/S3/S2/S, Galaxy A5/A7/A8/A9, Galaxy C5/C7, Galaxy Note /6/5/4/3, Samsung Captivate, Samsung Infuse, Galaxy Nexus, Samsung Epic 4G Touch and more Samsung phones and tablets.
Supported Android Phone: Samsung/HTC/LG/Sony/Huawei/Moto/Xiaomi/Lenovo/Oppo, etc.
Firstly, download, install and launch the Samsung Data Recovery tool on your computer. Then please connect your Galaxy S8 phone to the computer using an USB cable.
Follow these steps to open the USB debugging on your Samsung Galaxy S8 device.
1) For Android 5.1 to 6.1: 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"
2) For Android 4.2 to 5.0: 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"
3) For Android 4.2 or earlier: Enter "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"
Different types files from Samsung Galaxy S8 can be chose to scan. You can select photos and videos data to scan on your Samsung Galaxy S8 device.
After your Galaxy S8 device is detected by the tool, you'll get a window as follow on your S8 device. Tap "Allow" to enable the program to scan your Galaxy S8 device for lost photos and videos.
After finishing the scanning process, a list of recoverable files that have been found from your Samsung S8 will be shown. Check and mark those you want and click "Recover". You can selectively save them on your computer.
To prevent data loss again, please make a habit of back up Samsung data frequently. To back up data from Samsung phone to computer. Here, you can use Phone Transfer which not only can help you transfer photos and videos from Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S6/S5/S4, but also allows you transfer text messages,contacts, apps from Samsung Galaxy to computer directly.