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How to Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages

by Angie , Jul 10, 2016

WhatsApp messages play an important role in our digital life. People use it to catch up with their families and friends. However, people sometimes delete them accidentally. For retrieving deleted WhatsApp messages, Android Data Recovery is a good choice. And what you should do is to download the Android Data Recovery on your computer and follow the instruction.

Android Data Recovery - a professional program to recover your deleted files

Android Data Recovery is an ideal program for you to restore your deleted files. With the help of Android Data Recovery, you can easily retrieve your deleted WhatsApp messages. In addition, you can also recover your deleted photos, messages, videos if you want.

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Step 1.Connect your Android Device and Enable USB Debugging
Run the Android Data Recovery and connect your Android device to your computer via a USB cable.

connect device to computer

Enable the USB debugging on your Android device. For different Android version, the steps are different.
• For Android 2.3 or earlier, you should click on "Settings" and then "Applications". Then click on "Development" and tick "USB debugging".
• For Android 3.0 to 4.1, Click on "Settings", then "Development" and then tick "USB debugging".
• For versions newer than 4.2, Click on "Settings", then "About Phone". Tap on "Build Number" several times until you get a note saying, "you are under developer mode." Then click back to "Settings" and then "Developer options" and tick the "USB debugging".

enable USB debugging

Step 2.Be Ready to Scan Android Device
After then, click "next" on Android Data Recovery. The program will identify your Android phone.
Note: If your Android device had been rooted before, you need to allow the program Superuser authorization on the screen of your Android device.

Step 3.Choose "WhatsApp Messages & Attachments" to Scan
For WhatsApp recovery, you need to check the WhatsApp messages & attachments. If you need to retrieve any other files on your Android device, check them.

choose file types to recover

Step 4.Choose the Scanning Mode for WhatsApp Messages Recovery
After selecting the file types to scan, you need to choose scanning mode: Standard Mode or Advanced Mode. Standard mode is suggested for it saves your time. After then, click "Next" to start the scan process.

choose scanning mode

Step 5.Retrieve Deleted WhatsApp Messages on Android Device

After the scanning process, you will see the following window. From the left sidebar, you need to click "WhatsApp" to see all result. You can click "Only display deleted items" on the top of the window to filter the deleted messages. Check the WhatsApp messages you need and then click "Recover" to save them on your computer.

recover deleted whatsapp messages

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