How to Recover Deleted Videos from Android Phone with Computer

Updated to Home > HowTos > File Recovery Tips by Robert on May 7, 2024 | Approved by Anthony Spadafora

"How to restore deleted videos from phone memory or how do I recover permanently deleted videos on my Android?" I just accidentally deleted a video on my Android phone by emptying the "recently delete". I can find it anywhere. Please help, they really mean a lot to me.

It is very easy for people to delete videos on Android phone or another drive unintentionally, that’s the main reason for people to lost videos from Android phones. And other issues, such as the Android system crash, third-party malware can also result in videos lost in Android phones. Don’t worry. There is still a chance for you to recover deleted videos from Android phone with computer.

To avoid people from accidentally deleting videos, Android phones and tablets manufactures have developed an album named is "Recently Delete", which functions as a dust bin for Android devices. Whenever you delete a video from the Android phone, you can recover it from the "Recently Delete" option. Find the video here, tap on it and select "Restore" After then, you can see the deleted Android phone video is restored to the original album.

Though it is quite easy for people to recover deleted videos from phone memory by restoring them from the "Recently Delete" album, you need to pay attention to the valid time period. A single file remains in the folder for only 30 days. After then, it will be overwritten permanently. If you can’t find your videos in the "Recently Delete" album, you need a professional tool to scan your Android device for the deleted videos. To recover deleted videos on Android phone, I recommend you iBeesoft data recovery software.

Recover Permanently Deleted Videos from Android Phone With iBeesoft

iBeesoft Data Recovery is specially designed for individuals to get back deleted or lost videos, photos, documents, archives and more on Android devices. It supports all the commonly used files fully, there will be no incompatibility issues at all. Compared with other video recovery tool for Android phone, this one is much easier to use. You can download it to have a try. Below are the simples steps for how to use iBeesoft software to recover permanently deleted videos on Android phone and other drives.

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  1. Connect Android Device with Computer
  2. Either you’re using a Mac or Windows PC to retrieve deleted videos from Android phone with computer, you need to connect the Android device with your computer via a USB digital cable. Please make sure the USB debugging feature is enabled on your Android device. If you don’t know how to enable the USB debugging feature, please click here for reference.

  3. Install iBeesoft Data Recovery Software
  4. You can click the download button above to get the installation package of iBeesoft Data Recovery. Both Windows and Mac versions are available, please select the right version according to your computer os. After then, feel free to install it on your computer. It is a standalone tool which works independently, in this case, no extra software will be installed at the same time.

  5. Select Android Phone to Scan
  6. In the newly popped up window, all external drives as well as partitions on your computer are listed. You’re supposed to select the one that represents for the Android phone and click "Scan". Now, the software starts to recover deleted videos from phone memory.

  7. Android Video Recovery
  8. A progress bar in the main window will tell you how it is going with the scanning process. When it finished, the found videos are listed in the main window. You can select and preview them before you recover them. When find the target videos, select them and click "Recover", find a place on your computer to save them. Don’t save the recovered videos back to your Android phone again, it will cause the deleted videos recovery fail.