Tuesday, April 18, 2017

How to Root Samsung S5 G906K Android 6.0


This is a tutorial for Samsung Galaxy S5 G906K (Android 6.0). Please don't use the files to root other models.

Preparation
1. Install Odin on your Windows computer.
Download
2. Download TWRP for Samsung S5 G906K to your PC.
Download
3. Download root package for Samsung S5 G906K (Android 6.0) to your phone memory or SD card storage.
Download 

Part 1. Install Custom Recovery TWRP
Step 1. Run Odin on your computer, and make sure Auto-Reboot and F. Reset Time are checked.
Step 2. Power off your Samsung.
Step 3. Enter Download mode: hold Home+Power+Volume down at the same time until the screen in Korea on, and then press Volume up.
Step 4. Connect your phone to PC via a USB cable.
Step 5. On Odin, click "AP" 
Step 6. Locate the TWRP recovery file, and open it. 
Step 7. Click "Start" and wait.
Step 8. Your Samsung should reboot when the flash is complete.
Note: If you want to exit Download mode manually, please press Power+Volume down

Part 2. Flash Root File on TWRP
Step 1. Power off your phone.
Step 2. Enter into Recovery mode: hold Home+Power+Volume up at the same time until text information appears on the up-left corner.
Step 3. Tap Install.
Step 4. Find and tap the root package file.
Step 5. Swipe to confirm flash.
Step 6. Choose Reboot when the flash success.

Part 3. Check Root Access Status
Now, SuperSU should have been installed on your phone.
1. Open SuperSU on your phone.
2. It will automatically checking rooting status. If your is not rooted, it will show you. Otherwise, your Samsung S5 G906K should have been successfully rooted.

For more tutorials and tips for Android device, please visit http://www.androidrecovery.com/blog/




Friday, March 31, 2017

How to Enable Google Assistant on Any Android Marshmallow Device (No Root & Allo)

Many people want to try Google Assistant, but this function is not officially available for many Android devices and for people outside US, and even Google Allo is not favored by many users. Here is a tested solution to enable Google Assistant on any Android Marshmallow device without root.

Requirements:
1. Install latest Google App BETA
Open Google Play Store, search for "Google", enter into "Google" app page, scroll down to choose "I'm in" when you see Become a beta tester sector. Beta signup takes a few minutes.

2. Install latest Google Play Services BETA
Install Beta version Google Play Services like Google App Beta. Go to My apps & games> BETA to make sure these two apps are Beta version.

3. Install any fake GPS app
4. Install any free VPN app

Step 1. Go to phone Settings> Application manager> Google Play Services, select Storage> MANAGE STORAGE> CLEAR ALL DATA.
Step 2. Open free VPN and connect a USA route.
Step 3. Open fake GPS, then set your location to USA (i chose San Francisco).
Step 4. Go to phone Settings> Application manager> Google app, select Storage> MANAGE STORAGE> CLEAR ALL DATA.
Step 5. Long press your home button, then you will see Google Assistant which will guide you to set.

Once Google Assistant is enabled on your phone, it doesn't matter if you uninstall the fake GPS and VPN apps.



[Solved] How to Recover Photos/Videos from Samsung S4/S5/S6/S7/S8

Thursday, March 30, 2017

How to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 G906K (Android 4.4.2)


This is a tutorial for Samsung Galaxy S5 G906K (Android 4.4.2). Please don't use the files to root other models.

Preparation
1. Install Odin on your Windows computer.
Download
2. Download TWRP for Samsung S5 G906K to your PC.
Download
3. Download root package for Samsung S5 G906K (4.4.2) to your phone memory or SD card storage.
Download 

Part 1. Install Custom Recovery TWRP
Step 1. Run Odin on your computer, and make sure Auto-Reboot and F. Reset Time are checked.
Step 2. Power off your Samsung.
Step 3. Enter Download mode: hold Home+Power+Volume down at the same time until the screen in Korea on, and then press Volume up.
Step 4. Connect your phone to PC via a USB cable.
Step 5. On Odin, click "AP" 
Step 6. Locate the TWRP recovery file, and open it. 
Step 7. Click "Start" and wait.
Step 8. Your Samsung should reboot when the flash is complete.
Note: If you want to exit Download mode manually, please press Power+Volume down

Part 2. Flash Root File on TWRP
Step 1. Power off your phone.
Step 2. Enter into Recovery mode: hold Home+Power+Volume up at the same time until text information appears on the up-left corner.
Step 3. Tap Install.
Step 4. Find and tap the root package file.
Step 5. Swipe to confirm flash.
Step 6. Choose Reboot when the flash success.

Part 3. Check Root Access Status
Now, SuperSU should have been installed on your phone.
1. Open SuperSU on your phone.
2. It will automatically checking rooting status. If your is not rooted, it will show you. Otherwise, your Samsung S5 G906K should have been successfully rooted.

For more tutorials and tips for Android device, please visit http://www.androidrecovery.com/blog/



Monday, March 20, 2017

How to Recover Tango Messages from Android

With Tango, you can use SMS more joyful. However, if you deleted Tango messages, photos and videos by mistake, it would be a great pity. In this blog, you'll learn how to undelete Tango messages, photos and videos from Android phone and tablet.

Recover Deleted Tango Photos and Videos from Android without Backup
iReparo Android Recovery can recover deleted photos and videos from Android phone, including the images and video clips of Tango app.

Step 1. Install and run iReparo for Android on your computer.

Step 2. Select "Multimedia" for photo/video/audio recovery, Database for SMS recovery. You may choose "All" for Tango message/photo/video recovery.
Step 3. Choose file formats for filtering, and then click "Next".
Step 4. Connect your phone to PC via a USB cable.
Step 5. Follow on-screen guide to allow the program recognize your phone.
Step 6. Start to Scan lost Tango chats on your phone.
Step 7. Preview messages, images and videos.
Step 8. Select and Recover Tango messages, pictures and videos from your phone to PC.













How to Recover Snapchat Photos and Videos from Android

Method 1. Recover Deleted Snapchat Photos and Videos from Android without Backup
iReparo Android Recovery can recover deleted photos and videos from Android phone, including the images and video clips of Snapchat app.

Step 1. Install and run iReparo for Android on your computer.
Step 2. Select "Multimedia" for photo/video/audio recovery.
Step 3. Choose file formats for filtering, and then click "Next".
Step 4. Connect your phone to PC via a USB cable.
Step 5. Follow on-screen guide to allow the program recognize your phone.
Step 6. Start to Scan lost Snapchat photos and videos on your phone.
Step 7. Preview images and videos.
Step 8. Select and Recover Snapchat pictures and videos from your phone to PC.

Method 2. Restore Deleted Snapchat Photos and Videos from Android Cache
Usually, deleted Snapchat photos can be found in a particular folder in Android phones. All received files end in .nomedia, an extension that makes them ‘invisible’.
When you accidentally delete Snapchat photos, you may try to find the cache file folder - named com.snapchat.android and all your received photos are all stored there:

com.snapchat.android > cache > received_image_snaps







Monday, January 23, 2017

How to Recover Files from Deleted Guest Account on Android Device

My girlfriends dad borrowed our tablet. He recorded some videos using Guest account which i made for him. After he gave us back the tablet, i removed this Guest account (for safety and performance). He asked me, if i can send him his videos. So as can you see, case is important. Is there any possibility to recover files from account that was deleted and is not anymore accessible on hardware?

Guest account is convenient if you have to share your mobile device with other people temporarily. However, sometimes, tragedy like the case above may happen. Instead of regretting, it is time to figure out a solution to recover lost data and files from deleted guest account on Android device.

Actually, as long as the files are generated and saved on a mobile device, it is possible to restore them back after deletion. The key is to prevent the deleted files from being overwritten by new data, which is to say, don't save new data to your phone, especially not big size files. And then, you should find a reliable data recovery tool to undelete the files. Based on this requirement, iReparo Android Recovery is the best choice.

iReparo Android Recovery can recover contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, videos, audio, document, WhatsApp and Viber from internal memory and SD card of Android phone and tablet. Even if the data were saved on a guest account, this program can also retrieve them back. It supports most popular Android devices, including phone, tablet and phablet from Samsung, HTC, Motorola, Sony, Nexus, Huawei, OnePlus, Lenovo, etc.


Step 1. Install and run iReparo for Android on your computer.
Step 2. Select file types for recovery.

            You can click Multimedia first to set formats filtering options for media files.

Step 3. Connect your phone or tablet to PC via a USB cable.
Step 4. Enable USB debugging on your device to help the program recognize your device.

Step 5. Scan lost files from your Android mobile device.
Step 6. Preview recoverable files, even for videos and audio.

Step 7. Select the files you need and recover them to PC.
Step 8. Open the exported folder to check recovered files.

Related:

How to recover deleted data from Android after factory rese


Android Data Recovery - How to Recover All the Data from My Android Phone

How to Recover Android Files Lost When Moving (Cut and Paste)

Experienced smartphone users always avoid using cut and paste when transferring files and data between mobile phone memory and SD card. Instead, they use copy and paste, and then delete the original files. It is common to see that unknown errors occur when moving files and finally all data lost. If this happens on you, you'll luckily find a solution to recover Android phone photos, videos and other files lost when moving.

How Are Files Lost When Moving Recoverable?
When you cut a file, it is added to clipboard and will be deleted after the moving. If an accident interrupts the moving, usually both the transferred and original files would be wiped. If you have no backup for those files, a reliable data recovery tool is definitely your last resort.

The Best Android Data Recovery Tool
iReparo Android Recovery is a professional data recovery software. It can recover lost contacts, messages, photos, videos, audio and other files from Android phone and tablet, including Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Sony, Huawei, Nexus, OnePlus, etc.

More features of iReparo Android Recovery

  • Recover lost files from Android device internal memory and SD card
  • Support file types and formats filtering before scanning
  • Recognize and scan data on most Android devices in short time
  • Allow full and free preview before recovery





How to Recover Android Device Files Lost When Moving (Cut and Paste)

Step 1. Install and run iReparo for Android on your computer.
Step 2. Select file types for recovery.

            You can click Multimedia first to set formats filtering options for media files.

Step 3. Connect your phone or tablet to PC via a USB cable.
Step 4. Enable USB debugging on your device to help the program recognize your device.

Step 5. Scan lost files from your Android mobile device.
Step 6. Preview recoverable files.

Step 7. Select the files you need and recover them to PC.
Step 8. Open the exported folder to check recovered files.

Related:

How to recover deleted data from Android after factory rese

Friday, January 13, 2017

How to Boot into Recovery Mode


Samsung Galaxy
Press and hold Volume up + Power + Home buttons at the same time for a few seconds.

Redmi (MIUI 8)
Step 1. On Home screen, find and tap the Tools folder.
Step 2. Tap Updater.
Step 3. Tap the three-dot menu.
Step 4. Choose Reboot to Recovery mode.
Step 5. Choose Reboot now to confirm your choice.
Please note that the bootloader of most Redmi is locked. So you'll only see a screen asking you to connect phone.

Google Nexus
Power off Google Nexus first. Press the “Volume Down” and “Volume Up, “Power” button at the same time. After you see the word “Start, press “Volume-” twice to direct “Recovery. Then press the “Power” button to access recovery mode. 

LG
Power off LG device first. Hold the “Power” and “Volume-” button at the same time. When the LG logo shows up, release the button. Immediately press “Power” and “Volume-” button again until hard reset menu shows. Then press “Power” button and LG device will boot into recovery mode.

HTC
Go to “Settings”, click “Power, and find “Fast Boot. Turn “Fast Boot” off. Then turn off HTC device. After that, hold “Volume down” and “Power” key at the same time. Keep pressing “Volume down” to enter boot loader mode. After press “Power” button, HTC device will enter into recovery mode.

Enter Recovery Mode with Apps
If none of the above methods works for your phone, you can try third-party apps, like Reboot Manager, which can reboot Android device into recovery mode easily. However, this kind of apps usually require root access.

More tips: