What is LOST.DIR folder, and how to free recover LOST.DIR files with the easiest way? LOST.DIR file folder in Android devices performs like the Recycle Bin on Windows platforms, from which you are allowed to retrieve files like documents and photos. Usually, as you were saving files but suddenly the devices just turned off, or you pulled out the external sd card while the read-write process is carrying on, Android phones or tablets will create the LOST.DIR directory so that the files can be recovered the next time you boot up the device.
But it’s not an easy job to recover the lost files from LOST.DIR just like you do from Windows Recycle Bin. Why is that? You’ll have difficulty in finding the specific files that you’re trying to recover, because the files in LOST.DIR are named with random numbers instead of the original names as given. To overcome this difficulty, you need the help of a proficient data recovery solution.
UFUSoft file recovery software is the most efficient way to recover LOST.DIR files from Android devices.
As I’ve said, among all the recoverable files in LOST.DIR directory, you will surely find yourself hard to get started. UFUSoft Data Recovery can well solve this problem as it offers a full recovery of files and folder structure.
Just connect the external sd card of your Android phones or tablets with a computer, and download UFUSoft free recovery software. You can perform SD card data recovery and recover LOST.DIR files on external sd card easily all by yourself with the guide below.
Step1. Launch UFUSoft Data Recovery and select the file types you want to recover from LOST.DIR. Then click “Next” button to move to the next step.
Step2. Select the external sd card where you lost your files and click “Scan” button
Step3. After the scan, you can preview all the listed recoverable files in LOST.DIR directory by means of “Path, Type and Time” and choose those you want to recover.