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How to recover lost/deleted files from LG

How to recover lost/deleted files from LG

Recently, there are a lot of questions that LG users will ask how to restore the files that are deleted or lost by the LG phone. The LG accounts for a large number of users. Not because LG has a problem, but more and more users of LG, and more and more of the same problems.

Because of the rapid development of mobile phone, it provides convenience for our daily life. In life or work, in order to be convenient, it is very convenient for us to store some of the documents that we are important or commonly used on the mobile phone for our use. Many LG users have lost or lost some important documents because of their negligence or carelessness.

The main reasons for the loss of Files are the following:

* error deleted the important document.
* when you send the data from the LG to the computer, USB is accidentally disconnected.
* when the equipment is used, the power supply is abruptly disconnected. This may also lead to data loss.
* virus infection. If your computer is infected by a virus, you may lose the data when you connect to the LG.
* Android system update failure will result in loss of data .

How to recover deleted or lost files from LG

When you encounter a lost data file, you can use Android data recovery software. This is a professional  data recovery software, not only strong recovery, but also easy to operate. You can freely choose the data and files you want to restore, such as contacts, messages, photos, video, music, WhatsApp messages, files and so on.

If you need this kind of help, you can download the trial version of Android data recovery on your computer for free.

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Here are two ways to restore deleted or lost Files from LG:

Method 1: how to restore data to backup after losing data

Nowadays, people usually use the system backup function or cloud services (such as Google) to backup their mobile phone data. If you have a good habit of doing regular backup or synchronization, it's easier to recover files after you reset the Android phone or lose data when you leave the factory.

Option 1: Recover Android Data from Google

If you have set up Google account on your Android and enabled synchronization for all data, after factory reset, you can set up your Google account again on the phone. An option during the set up process will allow you to restore all the synced data.

Option 2: Restore Android Data from Backup

Many Android phones are endowed with local backup app or function. If you have backed up data regularly, then, after factory reset, just go to “Settings” > “Back up & restore”, and select the latest backup file to restore data from backup.

Method 2:Free download Android data recovery software to try(Recommend)

How to Recover deleted or lost Files from LG

Step 1.Connect LG to Computer

Firstly please download LG Data Recovery,then launch it on your computer,run it and connect LG to PC using an USB.

Step 2.Open the USB Debugging on LG

Here is the right methods to open USB debugging on LG steps:
1) For Android 4.2 or newer: 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 3.0 to 4.1: Enter “Settings” > Click “Developer options”> Check “USB debugging”
3) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter “Settings”> Click “Applications” > Click “Development”> Check “USB debugging”
4)For Android 5.0 or newer: Tap “Settings” > “About Phone” to tap “Build number” seven times for “You are now a developer!” signal.Then,move to “Settings” > “Developer options” to turn on “USB debugging”

Tips: For LG phone that base on Android 7.0/6.0 or above,just click OK on your phone to allow USB debugging,so the program can detect the phone.

Step 3.Select File Types You want to Recover from LG

The debugging process will enable easily detect your LG.Once your device is detected,the program will scan the device for all data,you need to select the files types from category,for example "Gallery", "Contacts", "Messages",Then click the "Next" button.

It will has a prompt on your phone as follow,tap "Allow" and permit the program to scan and analyze the selected files on your phone.

Step 4. Scan LG

Begin to scan and analyze data stored on your LG phone.

Step 5.Preview and Retrieve Lost Data from LG

Once the scanning is completed,all data will be displayed in the list,including Media files: Gallery, Picture Library, Videos, Audio, Documents, App data; and text files: Contacts, Messages, Message Attachments, Call logs, WhatsApp & WhatsApp Attachments.Please select the file you want to recover and preview them in details.In the last step,just select the data you wanna recover and click "Recover" to save on computer.

Recover Deleted Photos from LG

In the scanning results,to recover LG photos and gallerys,please click "Gallery" and "Picture Library" item in the left of the classification to preview all the recoverable photos one by one,and then you can select out those missing photos you want quickly. "Only display deleted items"option to list the deleted files only. Finally, you can click "Recover" button to recover Samsung photos and save them on computer.

Selectively Recover Contacts on LG

The Android data recovery will scan your LG device. When scan is done, check "Contacts" to preview contacts in details,including Contact Name, Phone Number, Email,etc. Then mark which lost contacts or all contacts you want and click "Recover" to recover missing contacts back from your LG device,and all retrieved contacts will be saved on the computer as VCF, CSV or HTML for your use.

Recover Text Messages from LG

When scan is complete, you can preview all deleted text messages before recovering. Check "Messages" item to preview them one by one. You can read all conversations in the window, including name, date, contents, and time. After that, you can select the lost SMS on LG and recover them by click "Recover" button,only few seconeds,all of your SMS deleted will by extracted and saved on the computer as CSV, HTML format and attached images.

Regardless of whether you accidentally lost data from LG due to factory reset or other reasons,you need to have the safe and efficient way to get them back without any data loss,the LG Data Recovery is your best accessibility which used for data recovery.In additional,it allows you extract and recover lost data from broken LG with broken screen,black screen or other damaged situation.In additional,to avoding data lost or deleted on your LG,we recommend you backup data and restore to LG after factory reset with a Android data backup tool,which not only supports backup and restore contacts,sms,photos and more from LG on computer,but also enables you directly transfer data between iPhone and LG without data loss.


There are many unexpected surprises in my life. In order to avoid data loss, we must regularly store our important data on the computer.


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