I have an LG G4, and I think it is the handiest phone I have ever used. But, one day I just encountered with a phone corruption and it turned out that I have lost all the data on it. I thought it was the worst phone that I had ever owned. Then discouraged and hopeless, I turned to the Internet in the hope of some ways out. And finally, I got back all the files I lost on LG G4. It was really exciting. To share you my experience, I am here writing you this article, hoping it will do some help to you.
I used the Tenorshare UltData – Android Data Recovery to get back the files on my LG G4, and it is actually compatible with more than 2000 kinds of Android devices including the LG, HTC, ZET, Sony, Samsung, Motorola, Huawei, etc. And it can recover files like the messages, call logs, contacts, photos, audio files, videos and so on. And you can download this app on the Windows computer or the Mac computer. Now, I would like to walk you through the operation.
How to Restore LG G4/G3 Lost Files?
Step 1. Download and install the Tenorshare UltData for Android on your computer.
Step 2. Make a firm connection between your LG G3/G4 phone and your computer. Then, you need to enable the USB Debugging on your phone. First, you have to find out the version of Android that you are running on your phone, and then you can follow the instructions on the application to enable the USB Debugging. The operations are a little different depending on the version of Android you use.
Step 3. Then on your LG G4 phone, you will have a prompt asking you to allow it to get access to your phone. In this case, you can just click on “Allow”. On your computer, click on “Start” to go to the scanning process.
Step 4. On the primary window, make the settings about the scanning process as you like. And then tap on “Next”.
Step 5. Now you get all the recoverable data files in the window. Choose the respective item to preview them before recovery. For example, you can click on “Messages” so that all the messages will be displayed separately. Then you can select the messages you want, and tap on “Recover“. Remember to choose a location for the data you want to recover.
After I lost all the data files, I became much more careful with my LG G4 phone. And here are some tips on how to avoid disaster on the LG G4/G3 phone.
- 1. Download a trustworthy safeguard for your LG G4 phone, and perform antivirus regularly.
- 2. Have your LG G4 phone backed up often, and save the backup files on your computer.
- 3. Never open the suspicious website and never download un-trusted software on your LG G4 phone because there may be a virus on them.