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Best Way to Recover Data from Phone that Wont Turn On

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If you found your Android phone can’t start, and want to recover data from phone that wont turn on. You can check this article to know the reasons and lead you to restore data from it.

What may cause your Android Device Won’t Turn On?
How to Solve this Issue by Yourself?
How to Get Pictures off A Broken Phone that Wont Turn On?

What May Cause My Android Phone Wont Turn On?

Here are some possible reasons for you to check:

If the Android phone just be frozen in power-off or sleep mode. In which case, it fails to switch itself on or wake itself up when you initiate it.

Android phone’s battery is drain out.

The operating system or an installed software is corrupted. The tell-tale sign if this is that if you manage to switch on your Android phone, it freezes or crash soon after.

Your device is clogged up with dust and lint causing the hardware to not work properly.

Your power button is broken, which caused it to not be able to trigger the necessary action needed to power up the Android phone. Check to also see if your connectors have no carbon build-up which will cause your phone to not be charged properly.

Also Read: What to Do if My LG G4 Won’t Turn on?

How to Solve this Issue by Yourself?

If the Android phone won’t turn on because of the battery has been drain out, then you can charge it with the original charger and charge cable instead of anxiously send it to repair shop.

Or try to do a Factory Reset. Before it, you should know that this operate will wipe out all of your data. Think twice before use it.
Boot into recovery mode, press and hold the Vol Up + Home + Power button at the same time (e.g. Samsung devices), and then scroll down the main menu, selecting “wipe data/factory reset” and “wipe partition cache”. After that, your Android phone may boot up normally.

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How to Get Pictures off A Broken Phone that Wont Turn On?

If the this issue cant be solved by yourself, you can send it to an authorized repair center. But your data in your phone may be cleared. So, it is better to extract it firstly. The tool you can use is Android Data Extraction, a very powerful tool and help you to get the data from dead/broken Android phone.

What’s more, the supported files including, photos, videos, messages, call history, contacts, WhatsApp messages etc. Here, we will use pictures as an example.

Free trail here:

Step 1: Open this program and select “Android Data Extraction (Damaged Device)”, connect your Android device to a PC using a USB cable.

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Step 2: Select the files type to scan. For photos, tick Gallery and click on the “Next” button to go on.
scan files

Step 3: From “Touch doesn’t work or cannot access the phone” and “Black/broken screen”, you should choose the former if you can boot your Android device into downloading mode, or choose the latter if the phone’s screen is completely black.
broken mode

Step 4: Now choose the right name and model of your Android device from the given lists. Click on the “Next” button to continue.
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Step 5: The program will next provide you a clear guidance to boot your cell phone into the Downloading Mode, so as to retrieve data from the abnormal Android device:

1. Press and hold the Volume Down, Home and Power Down button simultaneously and don’t release the button until your device vibrates, then your phone will boot int download mode.

2.Press the Volume Up to confirm recovery mode.

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You will see the following screen if your device can display.
retrieve data from broken phone

Next, click on “Start” in the toolkit to move on.
Step 6: Once your device is detected by the software, it will be scanned and analyzed for a few minutes. At the same time, the program would download and install a recovery package to prepare for the later retrieval.
recover photo from phone that wont turn on

Step 7: After the scanning process is completed. Once it is completed, you will be able to get a list of recoverable files. You can preview and select the files you want, and click on “Recover” to save them to PC.

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Further Read: What to Do When Samsung Galaxy S6 Wont Turn On?

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