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How to Recover Lost Photos from Google Nexus

By Emily Watson, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

If you search "Recover Lost Photos from Google Nexus" on Google, Bing, etc, you will get thousands of passages talking about this topic. That's no denying the fact that photo loss issue is quite common to Android users. Because of device malfunction, app error, system failure, wrong deletion, etc., it is easy to lose photos captured by the mobile phone, copied from other devices, or downloaded from the Internet. And you may even don't have backups of the lost data. But this does not mean they permanently lose the pictures because FonePaw Android Data Recovery can help to recover data from Nexus 6P/5X/5/4 and more.

FonePaw Android Data Recovery specializes in restoring all kinds of files including deleted photos. It supports data in .jpg, .png, .gif, .bmp, .webp, .tiff formats and so on. Pictures will be retrieved and exported in .png format or .jpg format. You can download the program and experience more features of it.


Guide on How to Restore Deleted Photos from Google Nexus

Step 1. Connect Android to PC

Open FonePaw Android Data Recovery on a Windows PC. Enable USB debugging on the Android phone if connection fails.

Connect Nexus Phone to PC

Step 2. Select File Types to Scan and Restore

When your Android device is connected, you can select file types to scan. Select "Gallery" or "Picture Library" where all your deleted pictures are stored. Click the button "Next" at the lower right corner.

Select Lost Photos You Need to Recover

Step 3. Allow the FonePaw Program to Scan

Go to your Android phone again. There will be a prompt asking whether to give permission to the program or not. Hit "Allow/Grant/Authorize". After that, the program will start scanning the phone.

Allow the FonePaw Program to Scan

Step 4. Selectively Preview and Restore Photos from Google Nexus

When the green progress bar is completely filled, scan process is completed. Click "Gallery" or "Picture Library" at the left pane. This will expand the contents. With the registered version, you can preview its full size if you double click it. If not, you can view the thumbnails only. Names of deleted ones are shown in red. Choose the ones you want to restore. They will be retrieved and stored in your computer.

Recover Deleted Photos from Google Nexus

Warm Prompt:

1. In Gallery, there are pictures that are captured by the phone, transferred from PC or Bluetooth, and screenshots while in Picture Library are cache images.

2. Photos will be exported as .jpg and .png and they will be sorted by file types on your PC.

Well done! With this program, you can get back your lost pictures and save them on Windows 10/8/7/Vista computer. Subscribe to us or visit our blog. We will send email to you or post the news once the newer version is unveiled.



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