Recover Deleted Files/Photos on Phone from Hide it Pro

Abby Haines updated on Sep 05, 2019 to Resource | How-to Articles


You may accidentally delete the photos you need from Hide it Pro on your Android phone. Depending on where you stored the app, you will need different ways to recover the deleted photos. If Hide it Pro is stored on your SD card, you can use the reliable data recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. If not, there is another way for you, which is detailed below.

Can I recover deleted photos on phone from Hide it Pro? No backups at all!

"I had photos and videos hidden using Hide it Pro. But just hours ago, I mistakenly deleted a whole folder consisting of about 200-300 photos. There is no backup and I am going crazy. Is there any data recovery solution that allows me to recover deleted files from the app?"

Hide it Pro is a popular Android App that allows you to hide your personal data like pictures, videos, music files and other files with a password so that other people are not able to view them. But sometimes, these files can get lost due to accidental deletion, software crash or other reasons.

Can you perform Hide it Pro recovery on your Android phone

If the deleted photos are not overwritten by new content, you still have the chance the recover them. However, depending on where you installed the Hide it Pro app, you will need different ways to perform Hide it Pro recovery and the chances of retrieving your files vary.

When you use Hide it Pro to hide photos, videos, music or other content, the hidden files are stored in a folder that contains the program data of Hide it Pro. If you installed the app on your SD card, the hidden files are stored on it, too. In such a case, you can recover deleted photos from Hide it Pro using hard drive data recovery software. While if you installed the app on the internal storage of your Android phone, you will need Android data recovery software to get back your files.

How to recover deleted photos from Hide it Pro on Android 

Based on your specific situation, carry out the method best suited to your needs.

Solution1. Recover photos from the SD card

Recovering deleted files from an SD card is one of the basic features of the hard drive recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. No matter how you get the data lost, it is possible for you to recover files from the original storage device with this data recovery software. Since it supports various storage devices, it can also serve as Android SD card recovery software to recover files deleted in Hide it Pro from the SD card on your Android phone.

To perform Hide it Pro recovery:

Step 1. Select the file location.

Take out the card from its camera, Android phone, or other required devices, and then connect the card to your computer. Open EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, select the micro SD card under "Devices and Drives" and then click "Scan" to start.

select your sd card and click scan

Step 2. Scan deleted files.

The software now works hard to scan all over the card and search for all deleted files on it. Soon, the deleted files will be found and displayed in the "Deleted files" results. 

scan deleted files on SD card

Step 3. Recover deleted files.

Preview the files by double-click. Then select the data you need to restore and click the "Recover" to store it to another drive or disk.

select files and click recover

Solution 2. Recover photos from the Android internal memory

If your device doesn't support SD card, you have to recover deleted files from Android internal storage. In this case, you can try EaseUS Android data recovery software to do the task. As a try-before-buy software, it offers you a free trial version which can help you scan the Android device to check whether it can help you recover deleted files from Hide it Pro.

Step 1. Connect your Android phone to computer, launch EaseUS Android data recovery software, and then click "Start" button to make the software recognize and connect your device. (As the software can only access the rooted Android device, you need to make sure that your phone has been rooted before data recovery.)

Step 2. After connecting your Android phone, the software will quickly scan the device to find all the existing and lost data. You can easily find the lost files you want by choosing the correct file types.

Step 3. Preview all the recoverable files one by one and then you can select out those you want quickly. "Only display deleted items"option to list the deleted files only. Finally, you can click "Recover" button to get the selected files back once.

Preview and recover deleted files from Hide it Pro

The Bottom Line

Honestly speaking, recovering lost files from the internal storage of Android phones is much more difficult than you expect. The precondition for any Android data recovery software to perform data recovery is that the device has been rooted. However, rooting a device will threaten the data security on it. Given this concern, many users won't choose to do so. Compared to recovering photos from the Android internal storage, It's much easier to perform data recovery on SD card. If your Android phone doesn't support SD cards, you should back up your precious files regularly to avoid complete data loss.


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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why choose EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard?

"EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is the best we've seen. It's far from perfect, partly because today's advanced disk technology makes data-recovery more difficult than it was with the simpler technology of the past, but it's fast and efficient..."PCMag

"The first thing you'll notice about EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Pro is that its interface is very clear and uncluttered, with only a small collection of self-explanatory controls. You won't find lots of extra options hidden in a system of hidden menus, either; what you see really is what you get."techradar

"Recover lost files, even after deleting a partition or formatting your drive."Macworld

2. Why cannot I recover 2GB data for free?

It is recommended to check the version installed is Free or Trial because they are different versions.

Trial has data preview function but cannot save any files, while the Free version enables to recover 2 GB files. The default free space is 500 MB and you may share the product on social media to get another 1.5 GB.

3. Why cannot the recovered files be opened?

A file is saved as 2 parts on the storage device: directory info (which is comprised by file name, time stamp and size info, etc.) and data content.

If the files with original file names and folder structures cannot be opened, one possible reason is the corrupted directory info. There is still a chance to recover the data content with the RAW Recovery method in our software.

4. Why isn't it suggested to recover the files back to the original drive?

The storage structure of the lost files would be altered or damaged by any changes on the drive. If you save the recovered files back to the same drive, the original data structures and data content would be corrupted or overwritten, which causes permanent data loss. So you should prepare another disk to save the files.

5. How can I check whether my data is recoverable or not before purchase?

The Free version helps you save 2GB files to better verify the recovery quality of our product before purchase.

6. How long does it take to scan the drive?

It strongly depends on the capacity of your hard drive and the performance of your computer. As reference,most drive recoveries can be completed in around 10 to 12 hours for a 1-TB healthy hard drive in general conditions.

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