How to Retrieve Deleted Photos on Moto G

By Emily Watson, Saturday, April 30, 2016

Moto G has an expandable memory - SD card slot for an optional microSD card with up to 32 GB capacity. So users can store tons photos in the phone. However, the external memories are volatile in nature so at times they may get deleted due to various situations – wrong deletion, power failure, virus inflection, and more. So an Android recovery tool is an indispensable companion, which helps you retrieve deleted photos on Moto G without making an effort.

FonePaw Android Data Recovery Review

Better for certain version: FonePaw Android Data Recovery fit any Android version but will perform better in version 2.3 and newer.

Specialized: The software excels at recovering pictures in all kinds of formats, including .jpg, .png, .gif, .bmp, .webp, .tiff and more.

Devices supported: Moto G5/G5 Plus/G4/G3/G2 and most Android brands in the market.

Advantages: Easy to navigate and use.

Windows Version DownloadMac Version Download

Retrieve Deleted Photos on Moto G

Step 1. Connect Moto G to PC

Open FonePaw Android Data Recovery on your computer. Then plug your Moto G to the computer via USB cable. And you are also required to turn on USB debugging on the device.

Connect Android Phone to PC

Step 2. Choose File Types to Scan

When the interface as the screenshot shows, you need to select data types to scan. To retrieve deleted photos on Moto G, mark "Gallery" and "Picture Library". Then click the "Next" button.

Select Pictures from Android Devices

Step 3. Confirm Superuser Request

Go to your Motorola phone. Touch "Allow"/ "Authorize"/ "Grant". This will allow FonePaw Android Data Recovery to access and scan your Moto phone.

Allow FonePaw Program to Scan Your Android Phone

Step 4. Retrieve Deleted Photos on Moto G

When Superuser request is confirmed, your Motorola G will be scanned. Then you can preview data before recovery. Check "Gallery" and "Picture Library". Contents will be displayed on the screen. Note that name of deleted items are written in red. Mark the ones you want to retrieve and check the "Recover" button to get them back.

Recover Deleted Pictures from Android to Computer

All is done! With FonePaw Android Data Recovery, it is available to recover other media files. For instance, you can recover deleted audio files from Motorola and retrieve videos from Motorola with ease.

Windows Version DownloadMac Version Download


Thank you for providing feedback!