How to Recover Data from Samsung Galaxy S6

Excited at the revolutionary curved screen in the new Samsung Galaxy S6? In case you will be faced with the same panic as the user below, be cautious:

"Bought a Samsung Galaxy S6, but I accidentally deleted all contacts and text messages. Absolutely I did not mean to do this. How can I recover deleted contacts and SMS from Samsung Galaxy S6? There is never a backup. Please help!!!!!"

Data loss happens before you are realizing you never did a backup. Inadvertently deletion, SD card format, flash ROM, Android system crash, Galaxy S6 water damaged/screen smashed, etc, can cause you lose messages, contacts, photos, whatsapp messages, videos, notes or other files on Samsung Galaxy S6 (edge). You have to find a Samsung Galaxy S6 recovery software to recover the lost data.

What Can Be Done When Lost Data On Samsung Galaxy S6?

Try the following steps once you realize you lost Contact, Messages, Photos, Notes or Videos on Samsung Galaxy S6.

  • Stop using the Samsung Galaxy S6 because any little operation might completely overwrite the lost data, including but not limit to making/answering calls, sending/receiving messages, taking photos, etc.
  • Check whether you have a previous backup. If fortunately have, sync the backup data with Samsung Galaxy S6.
  • Never did a backup? You should not so panic, a Samsung Galaxy S6 data retrieval software can help you get back get back lost data on Samsung Galaxy S6 without backup.

Tenorshare Samsung Data Recovery is a reliable Samsung Galaxy S6 recovery tool. It supports to get back all lost data on Samsung Galaxy S6 including Contacts, Messages, Photos, Videos, PDF files, WhatsApp data, etc freely. Moreover, it also supports other Samsung Android phones and tablets running Android Lollipop 5.1, 5.0, Android 4.4 or earlier.

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Data on Samsung Galaxy S6

Follow the steps below to retrieve the lost data from Samsung Galaxy S6 or other Android devices.

Step 1: Install Tenorshare Samsung Data Recovery and Connect your Samsung Galaxy S6

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Download and Install Samsung Data Recovery. Connect your Samsung Galaxy S6 or other Android device to the software.

Connect Samsung Galaxy S6 to scan for lost data

There are two connection ways: Connect with USB Cable and Connect with Wi-Fi. For Wi-Fi connection, please install an APK file to your device. Click here for more details.

In Samsung Galaxy S6, you need to activate USB debugging in order to connect the phone to the computer via USB cable. The USB debugging can be found in the Developer options:

enable usb debugging options on Samsung Galaxy S6

Step 2: Select Recovery Mode and Start Scanning

Once the computer and software detects your Android device as a media device, you are asked to select a recovery mode to start scanning. Quick Recovery scans most of data in minutes and keeps the original file title and structure, while the Deep Recovery takes longer time and find more lost files.

define scan mode to start scanning lost data

Step 3: Preview Lost Data on Samsung Galaxy S6 and Restore to Computer

Upon successful scan, you can preview the lost files within the software.

Preview lost data

Choose those you want and click Recover button to save to computer.

Restore lost data to computer
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