1. Kamran Ansari1's Avatar
    So I accidentally deleted my DCIM folder on my phone through Android File Transfer and it deleted all my photos. I understand that I probably can't get them back, but the thing is, now if I take a picture, I can't see it! When I go in photos it just says "Media not found."Pleaassseee somebody help me. (Google Nexus 5)
    01-23-2014 11:52 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Have you tried creating a new DCIM folder? If all else fails, you could always do a factory data reset--I imagine that restoring to factory condition would bring back the DCIM folder.
    01-24-2014 12:18 AM
  3. Kamran Ansari1's Avatar
    The DCIM folder is already back there and the photo i take even shows up on android file transfer but I can't open it or look at it. I guess I could reset it I was just hoping there was an easier way
    01-24-2014 01:46 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    This is a longshot, but try resetting all app preferences by going to Settings>Apps, and tapping Menu.
    01-24-2014 02:06 AM
  5. Kamran Ansari1's Avatar
    Nope, didn't work
    01-24-2014 01:13 PM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    A workaround might be to install a third party camera like Camera Zoom FX, which save photos to a different folder.

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    01-24-2014 01:44 PM
  7. patruns's Avatar
    Android doesn't like you deleting and recreating folders. I would suggest a reset as well......
    01-24-2014 04:04 PM

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