How to Recover Deleted and Lost Videos/Music from Android

I’ve tried several programs which mostly serve to recover deleted photos from Android but none of them works in recovering deleted video clips and music from my Android phone. It’s a Samsung Galaxy S6 running Android 6.0. Help me.” The familiar situation frequently occurs around us. Why?

Android mobile device is portable and convenient for using anywhere and anytime. More and more people prefer to shoot videos with Android device to record important life moments or interesting stories. However, very few people realize the importance of data backup. When these memorable videos or loads of music get lost by mistake deletion, rooting, factory reset, system error or physical damage, they would be difficult to get back from Android device unless you get a professional third-party Android video recovery tool.

How to Recover Deleted Videos/Music from Android Mobile Devices?

Gihosoft Free Android Data Recovery is recommended for you. It helps to recover multimedia files from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S6 Edge/Note 5/J7/J5, HTC, Motorola, Sony, Google, Huawei and many more other Android devices, and makes it easy for you to handle various kinds of Android file loss problems.

Why not download and install it to rescue your videos and music from Android right now? If you don’t stop saving phone data right after the videos/music were deleted , they would be overwritten and become irrecoverable for good (Tip: Turn on the Flight mode on your phone).

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Step 1. Run Gihosoft Video Recovery for Android

After installation, please launch the video recovery software for Android, then you will get an intuitive interface which shows three types of files including multimedia, database and others like WhatsApp . If you only need to retrieve deleted movies and music from Android, please click “Videos” and “Audios”, then “Next” after that.

Recover Videos and Music on Android

Step2. Make PC and Android Connected

Please enable USB debugging on your Android phone and connect it to your computer via USB cable. If you have no idea how to get them connected, please refer to “How to connect Android to PC”.

Connect Android to PC

Step3. Analyze and Find Lost Files from Android

When it shows “Ready to Scan”, click “Start” to beginning analyzing data on your device.

Scan Data on Android

Step4. Preview and Recover Deleted Videos/Music on Android

When analyzing process ended, all scanned videos and music will be listed under Videos and Audios. You are allowed to preview all recoverable Android videos and music before you hit “Recover”.

Recover Deleted Videos and Music from Android

Useful Tips to Avoid Android Phone File Loss:

  1. Check again when you plan to delete files from Android device.
  2. Regularly back up Android phone files to PC with third-party tool like Gihosoft Phone Transfer.
  3. Do not restore factory settings or format SD card without a backup copy.
  4. Prevent your Android device from physical damages. (If you’re unlucky to get your phone cracked, Gihosoft still can magically retrieve data from broken Android Phone.)
  5. When you found data loss, please recover deleted data like video/music from Android immediately.