1. When downloading is completed, double click the exe file on your computer.

2. Select the language to use during the installation, such as English, France, and Japanese. Then click on "OK".

3. You will have the Welcome page, showing which version of the program you will install on your computer. Click "Next" to continue.

Setup Wizard of FonePaw Software

4. Before continuing, please read the following License Agreement. You must accept the terms of this agreement before continuing with the installation. Then press on the "Next" button.

License Agreement of FonePaw

5. Setup will install FonePaw Android Data Recovery into the defaulted folder. To continue, click "Next". If you would like to select a different folder, click "Browse".

Select Destination to Save Android Data

6. Now you can select which additional tasks should be performed. For example, you can choose to create a desktop icon and create a quick launch icon. And you can decide to install for all users or current users only.

Select Additional Task

7. Setup is now ready to begin installing FonePaw Android Data Recovery on your computer. Click "Install" to continue with the installation.

8. Setup has finished installing FonePaw Android Data Recovery on your computer. The application may be launched by selecting the installed icons. Please click "Finish" to exit Setup.

Complete Setup Wizard

9. FonePaw Android Data Recovery will run. You can click the "Free Try" to experience the trial version. However, we recommend you to purchase or register into the complete version so that you can enjoy more features.

Part 1: Uninstall FonePaw Android Data Recovery from Windows

1. Open Control Panel in Windows System on your computer. Then choose "Uninstall a program" under the category of Programs.

Uninstall a Program

2. To uninstall FonePaw Android Data Recovery, select it from the list and then click "Uninstall".

Select FonePaw Android Data Recovery

3. If you are sure you want to completely remove FonePaw Android Data Recovery and all of its components, press "Yes".

4. FonePaw Android Data Recovery was successfully removed from your computer. Click the button "OK" to finish it.

FonePaw Program Removed

Part 2: Remove FonePaw Android Data Recovery from Mac

1. Turn on your Mac computer > Open "Finder" > Click "Applications". Then scroll down and locate "FonePaw Android Data Recovery".

Select Mac Version of FonePaw Android Data Recovery

2. Right click "FonePaw Android Data Recovery". Then select "Move to Trash" in the pop-up. The software will be removed from Mac.

Move FonePaw Android Data Recovery to Trash on Mac

If you have bought one or all feature of FonePaw Android Data Recovery, you must receive an e-mail from FonePaw and it will give you the registration code for you. Note that the single-user license only can work for your computer while the multi-user version is for 3 PCs. Then, what you should do is to register the function.

1.Go to three-dot icon on the top side and select "Register".

Enter Register Page

2.Click the target feature and the tips about it will be displayed so that you will know what you can do and cannot do with trial version and registered version.

3.Input the email address and registration code. Click "Register" to get started.

Enter Code

4.Finish registering with a note - "Congratulations!". If you get the error code, please check what it means and how to fix.

Register Success

Step 1: Connect your Android device

Launch FonePaw for Android and move into "Android Data Recovery" function. Then, connect your Android device to computer using a USB cable. Wait for seconds before the device is detected. Please note that if this is the first time you connect your phone to PC, drivers should be installed for the program to recognize your Android.

Connect Android to Computer

Step 2: Authorize your device

If you don't open the debugging on your phone, Android Data Recovery will prompt you to enable USB debugging on your phone.


1.For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" > Click "Applications" > Click "Development" > Check "USB debugging"
2.For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check"USB debugging"
3.For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" > Click "About Phone" > Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" > Back to "Settings" > Click "Developer options" > Check "USB debugging"

Don't worry. It will not do any damage to your device. After you finish the steps, click OK on Android Data Recovery and tap OK on your device.
Authorize Android Devices

Step 3: Select the data types to scan

After the Android phone being detected by the program successfully, click the file types you want to recover and click "Next" to begin scanning.

Note: Before scanning, please make sure that the battery of your device is more than 20%.

Select File Type of Android Data

Step 4: Choose files to recover

The scanning will take you a while and after that, the files under types you chose will be listed in detail. While previewing these files, you can mark down the files you need and click "Recover" button to retrieve them from your Android device to the computer.

Recover Android Files

Tips: How long does the recovery take & how many days old data can be recovered from Android phone?

Actually the time of recovery process and the number of data depend on lots of elements, e.g.: the phone model, phone storage and whether the deleted data is overwritten or not, etc. Thus, it takes you different duration to do recovery on different phones/tablets.

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