This post offers two easy solutions to recover deleted WhatsApp images, videos, voice messages and other files from WhatsApp on Android such as Samsung Galaxy, HTC, Google Nexus, Motorola and etc.
WhatsApp media can be lost because of accidental deletion, system upgrade or phone crash, and some media are so important that you have to recover them from your Android phone as quickly as possible. Then this article suggests you two simple solutions to recover deleted WhatsApp media, including photos, videos and audios on Android.
How to Locate WhatsApp Media Deleted from Chat History?
When WhatsApp media are deleted from the chat history, actually they are not deleted from your Android phone. Therefore, it is fairly easy for you to locate them in your phone memory after you delete any of them from WhatsApp conversation by mistake.
On your Android device, go to File Manager and head to WhatsApp Media folder. According to the media type you want to locate, open the Images, Video or Audios folder to find your desired file.
However, if you delete the WhatsApp folder in your phone storage, you are unable to recover deleted photos, videos and other media from Android directly without the help of WhatsApp recovery tool. So in the second method, we suggest you use Jihosoft WhatsMate, a mighty WhatsApp manager.
WhatsMate for Android WhatsApp Media Recovery
Jihosoft WhatsMate offers you an effective solution for the recovery of deleted Android WhatsApp data, such as conversations which include photos, videos and voice notes. In the meantime, this program enables you to preview the recoverable data before recovery. Now the steps below show you how to recover deleted WhatsApp media from Android without backup.
First of all, do not use your Android phone when WhatsApp media are deleted, just enable USB debugging on your phone and connect it to computer.
Then run the program and choose “Recover deleted/lost WhatsApp data”. After that the program will identify your device and scan for the deleted WhatsApp data.
In the scan result, you can preview the chat history, and then select the conversation containing the media you want to recover.
Jihosoft WhatsMate has a free WhatsApp backup feature, so that you can use this tool to back up Android WhatsApp on PC in order to protect WhatsApp files from being lost forever.