No matter you are using the newest LG Optimus series or the classic model, there will always exist a usage problem. What if you mistakenly deleted some important contacts, photos or videos from your phone and you want it back? What if you accidentally formatted your memory card and all the files are gone? Don’t worry about you never getting your files back, because there is something we can do to recover the lost data from your LG phone.
As we all know that most smartphones, due to their limited internal storage, has to support external storage like SD card, miniSD card and such to store users’ data. When the user deleted the data stored on the memory card, the space of the deleted data won’t be immediately filled, and it will be unreadable and thus used to store new files. As long as the space was not overwritten, there is still hope you could recover the data from your card.
So, the first thing you should do when you find yourself deleted some files that you wish to keep is stop using your phone to avoid space overwritten.
Then, follow the guide below to recover lost data from LG phone.
Since our readers might be using Windows or Mac, the guide will be in two parts, one for Windows users and one for Mac users.
First of all, you need to download data recovery software to help you do the job. I recommend Android Data Recovery, it’s fast, easy to use, and can recover contacts, text messages, call history, photos and videos on your LG phone.
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Step 3: Click "Allow" on your Android device when an app. Superuser Request pops up. Then click "Start" and select your file type.
Step 4: Choose the files you want to recover and click "Recover", and save the files on your PC.
By now you should got your lost files all recovered, and you can transfer your files to wherever you want.
Since you are using Mac, so the guide will be a little different from the one above, and you will be another software, Card Data Recovery for Mac which supports photos, videos, music and other documents.
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If you have followed the guide, then your data shall be back. If you are looking for a guide for a particular LG phone model, please read how to recover data from LG Optimus L7 II.
And for your information, here are some LG models you can recover damaged, corrupted photos and videos files from:
|LG Optimus L7||Nexus 4||LG Spectrum|
|LG Optimus L9||LG Optimus G||LG Enlighten|
|LG Optimus L5||LG Optimus F||LG Jil Sander|
|LG Optimus L3||LG Prada||LG Connect|