As we know that to err is human. When a person makes a mistake then he surely wants to make it correct. The first question that arises in his mind is how he can correct his mistakes. There are a lot of plans that appear in his mind as an answer to his question. Similarly when a person deletes a folder or a folder is deleted by an error in the device then there is a need to bring back that deleted folder.
As we know there is no feature in a device that saves the data from deletion. In this case, the first method we have to follow is to be careful while using a phone or the second we have to find out the ways that a person can follow to recover his folder. Some people think it impossible to recover the deleted folder from the device but that’s not true. In this article, we are going to discuss some simple ways that a person can follow to recover the deleted folder from an android device.
When a folder is deleted then surely there is a fault of the user but sometimes it’s the fault of a device itself. A folder may be deleted by damage to a card or by unexpectedly crashing phones. Some devices have a built-in feature that allows users to recover the deleted data. Given are the simple ways that a person can follow to recover the deleted folder.
Many devices support a feature that allows users to enable the hidden files option. When a person hides a folder then it will not be visible to others. The main purpose of this feature is the security of that particular data. A user may have enabled that feature unconsciously. So below are the steps that a person can follow to recover a deleted folder.
- Move to the file manager of the device and then click on the menu and then ‘Settings’. Move to the advanced option in settings and click on ‘Show hidden files. All the hidden files will appear here.
Backup from cloud storage
The other way of recovering a deleted folder is taking backup from cloud storage. We can only avail of this feature if we have cloud storage in our device. Our files are automatically saved in our account without our knowledge and we can have access to them at any time from cloud storage. Below are the steps that a person can follow to recover a deleted folder from cloud storage:
- In google photos, near the search bar option, a hamburger icon will show. Tap on it and then click on ‘Trash’. A list of images will appear. Select the images that are to be recovered and then tap on ‘Restore’.
Digging through SD card
If a person’s phone does not support cloud storage then the best way to recover the deleted folder is by digging through the SD card. To enable this method we have to connect our device with the laptop or computer. Rather than connecting, we have to install or download a data recovery program. We must ensure that the software must be relative and easy to use.
When a person accidentally deletes a folder from an android device or the folder is deleted by an error or damage in the SD card then he doesn’t need to panic. There are some easy methods that any person can follow to recover the deleted folder. He can recover that folder by cloud recovery or by SD card.