How to Recover Deleted/Lost Pictures From Mobile Phone/ Digital Camera

A mobile phone is also called cell phone and cellular phone in some regions. Almost all phones in the market are now equipped with a digital camera (camera phone). There are different occasions on which cell phone or mobile phone users may delete their valuable pictures they have taken. This may happen when formatting the phone memory card by mistake, or damaging the memory card in the phone, or losing the photos on the memory card for some reason.

There are several memory card types used in cell phones and Digital Camera such as Memory Stick Micro (M2), which is widely used in Sony-Ericsson phones. MicroSD, MiniSD, MicroSDHC, TransFlash card, RS-MMC are other popular phone memory card types used in Nokia, Motorola, and other phone brands.

You can use any of the Memory Card type as your external data storage device along with inbuilt phone memory. When you use Mobile phone, there are two storage option one is SD card (Memory card) and second one is Phone memory. Once you delete/lost Pictures, Songs, Videos, films from Mobiles and Pictures from digital camera, it is difficult to regain removed file.

How to Recover Lost Data From Mobiles, Digital Cameras.

Supported Card and Storages

  • All mobile memory cards
  • SD Card(Secure Digital card), MicroSD (TransFlash), SDHC, miniSD card
  • MMC card MultiMedia card
  • CF card , Compact Flash card, CF Type I, Type II, MicroDrive
  • Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Duo, Pro-HG, XC, Micro(M2)
  • SmartMedia, flash card recovery
  • xD Picture card recovery

Supported Devices by Manufacturer

  • Nikon, Canon, Kodak, FujiFilm, Casio, Olympus, Sony, SamSung, Panasonic
  • Fuji, Konica-Minolta, HP, Agfa, NEC, Imation, Sanyo, Epson, IBM, Goldstar
  • LG, SHARP, Lexar, Mitsubishi, Kyocera, JVC, Leica, Phillips, Toshiba, SanDisk
  • Chinon, Ricoh, Hitachi, Pentax, Kinon, Verbatim, Vivitar, Yashica, Argus, Lumix
  • Polaroid, Sigma and almost all digital camera brands on the market

Accidental Deletion Events

  • Delete -- "Shift + Del" key entry (with no prior backup)
  • "Delete All" selected in error
  • Selected "Delete" instead of "Save"
  • Recycle Bin erroneously emptied (and no backup)

Accidental Formatting or Reformat (examples of recoverable events)

  •  Formatted Media/Device in error
  •  Initialized target storage when memory card newly connected
  •  Storage device accidentally formatted

Improper Operation 

  •  Factory reset
  •  Powered off device (camera etc.) during write process
  •  Card mistakenly used in different cameras
  •  SD Card removal while device is powered on

Google recommended CardRecoveryPro as the best tool to regain your lost data. Go through the below 3 easy steps to recover everything you lost.

1) Install CardRecoveryPro (2.2 MB)

2) Connect your Mobile's/Digital Camera's Memory card to PC


3) Select "Scan", this will show you the lost data from your device. Choose one or multiple to recover.

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Anonymous said...

If your phone is running in Android system. You may refer to this step-by-step tutorial, it's about how to recover Android device data, works for videos, songs, photos, contacts, email, message, apps and file. This guide works fairly well for me.
Hope it helps. Contact me if you have any other question.

Jikku Thankachan said...

you can recover all lost data from mobile phones and digital cameras by making use of Remo Recover. This software can recover lost data in minutes and offers a simple interface too.

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