How to Recover WhatsApp Pictures on Samsung Galaxy S/Note/J/A?

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"I'm using samsung Galaxy S8 now, but I accidentally deleted all my photos, including the WhatsApp photos! I just wanted to delete a few photos I didn't want, but I hit the "Delete All" button. I really want to recover most of the photos, because they are memorable to me. How can I recover deleted WhatsApp photos from samsung Galaxy S6?"

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Like most of Samsung Galaxy users, sometimes it is inevitable that you accidentally delete important files by yourself. Besides, data loss also often happens due to viral infections, system updates, jailbreaks and etc. If you are experiencing the loss of WhatsApp pictures on Samsung, there is no need to panic, as there are many ways to recover your photos easily. Let's take a look at some ways to restore deleted WhatsApp images on Samsung phone.

Common Way: Restore Deleted WhatsApp Photos from Samsung via USB Cable
Advanced Way: Recover WhatsApp Images on Samsung via 3rd-party Tool

Common Way: Restore Deleted WhatsApp Photos from Samsung via USB Cable

You can try the common way to recover deleted WhatsApp images on Samsung with USB connection. Sometimes you can find out the lost or deleted WhatsApp photos from your Samsung device.

Step 1. Make sure where the WhatsApp photos has been stored on your Samsung phone at first. Generally, the mobile phone can be divided into the phone's own ROM, which is the internal storage space and the memory card, which is the external storage space. Then you can move on to recover WhatsApp images on Samsung.

Step 2. If the storage location is determined as a memory card, please remove the memory card from the phone, insert it into the card reader, and then connect the computer. Be sure to turn off your phone before you pick up the memory card.

Step 3. If the storage location is the ROM that comes with the phone, it is necessary to connect the phone to the computer for recovery via a USB cable. When the phone is connected to the computer, the phone will be prompted to select a mode for connection. Here please do choose "USB bulk storage" or "U disk mode".

Step 4. When the phone is connected to computer, you will find "Removable Disk" on the "My Computer". If there are two "Removable Disk", which means both mobile phone's memory card and its own ROM are identified. They can be distinguished by their capacity.

recover whatsapp images from samsung via usb cable

Step 5. Then you should be able to find out those deleted and existing WhatsApp images from your Samsung device and export them to your computer.

See Also: How to Transfer Photos Between Samsung Phone and Computer?

Advanced Way: Recover WhatsApp Images on Samsung via 3rd-party Tool

It is advised to recover the deleted or lost WhatsApp images from Samsung phone with a professional Recovery tool - Samsung WhatsApp Images Recovery. With it, you can preview and select the deleted and existing photos from Samsung phone before recovery and recover WhatsApp photos with one click.

Besides, you can also recover the other Samsung data, like the lost/deleted/formatted/corrupted contacts, text messages (SMS), videos, audio, call logs, documents and many more from Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9/S8+/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 8/Note 7/Note 6/Note 5/Note 4, Samsung J3/J3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy A9/A8/A7/A5 and etc. Just download the free trail of the program on your computer (Windows PC or Mac) and start to get back your WhatsApp images from Samsung phone.

[User Guide] 2 Steps to Recover WhatsApp Images from Samsung:

Step 1. Launch the Samsung WhatsApp Images Recovery Software

Please run the program on your computer and get a USB cable to connect your Samsung phone to computer. The program will automatically detect your device and you will see the primary window as below.
launch samsung whatsapp images recovery

Step 2. Enable USB Debugging on Samsung

If you don't open the debugging mode on your Samsung phone, the program will prompt you to enable it with an instruction: Tap "Settings" > "About device" > Tap "Build number" for 7 times > "developer options" > "check "USB debugging".
enable usb debugging

Step 3. Preview and Select Data from Samsung to Recover

When the program detects your phone, it will automatically scan your Samsung phone and show all the files from your device, such as the WhatsApp history, WhatsApp documents, contacts, and etc. Simply click "WhatsApp" or "WhatsApp Attachments" and select the desired WhatsApp images while previewing.
preview and select whatsapp images to recover

Step 4. Start to Recover WhatsApp Photos from Samsung

After selection, please click "Recover" button at the bottom to save them on your computer immediately.

start to recover whatsapp images from samsung

Done! Now you have your lost WhatsApp photos from your Samsung phone again. So easy, right? Just free download the Samsung Data Recovery to recover your lost or deleted Android data with ease now.

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