Samsung S7 Data Recovery - Recover Deleted Contacts, Text Messages, Photos from S7 (S7 Edge)

December 12 2017 02:46 am/ Post By Yoli Software to Samsung

Once released to the public, Samsung Galaxy S7 got popular around the world rapidly and was reviewed as one of the best Android phones so far. For its excellent performance, many users select it and choose to keep their photos, videos along with other important data on their Samsung Galaxy S7 phone. But digital data is easy to get lost, for example, contacts & SMS disappeared, and gallery photos missing. This can be resulted by various reasons, such as broken screen, unintentional deletion, factory reset, ROM flashing, etc. Therefore, how to recover deleted/lost data from Samsung Galaxy S7 becomes an emergent topic.


"I just upgraded my S7 and sadly found my phone get factory reset. I am nearly crazy to have lost all my important data. Could any one help me perform Samsung Galaxy S7 data recovery after factory reset?" - said by Lesly

If you are bothered by the same problem, do not miss this article. You will find a convenient and efficient solution in the following texts.

How to Recover Deleted Contacts, Photos, Text Messages, WhatsApp, etc from Samsung Galaxy S7 (S7 Edge)

Data loss can occur from time to time, so a good habit of backing up important files can benefit you greatly. And to settle this problem successfully, a powerful Samsung Galaxy S7 data recovery software is vital. Here I would like to recommend the Yolisoft Android Data Recovery. It can help you restore all your lost data efficiently. Supported file types include pictures, videos, SMS, contacts, audios, call logs, instant messenger app chat history, and more. 

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Step 1: Install and Run Yolisoft Android Recovery

After run this software, you will see its concise interface, and please select the 'Data Recovery' function.

Step 2: Connect Your Galaxy S7 to Computer with USB Cable

Insert your phone to Windows/Mac computer by USB cable, and turn on USB debugging on it so that Yolisoft Android Recovery could identify it. If you don't know how to do this, click here. By the way, before you start this step, please make sure that Samsung Smart Switch is installed.  

Step 3: Scan Lost File Types on Your S7

After finish the connecting step, you will enter a new interface, which reminds you to scan desired file types on your phone. Click 'Start'.


Step 4: Preview the Result of Scan and Choose Those You Want to Recover

When scan is over, the lost data on your device will be listed by file types. You can click to preview them and retrieve deleted photos from Samsung Galaxy S7 as well as other data.



  • Stop using your phone immediately after the data loss happens to prevent lost data from being overwritten.

  • If your S7 is screen broken, please connect it to the computer you usually did to skip the identify step.

  • You should root your S7 to authorize Yolisoft Android Recovery to scan the internal storage on your phone. Of course, if your lost data was stored in a SD card or any other external storage, rooting is not necessary.