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How To Add Recycle Bin Feature On an Android Device


If you’ve ever used a windows computer, then
you should be familiar with the concept of a
Recycle Bin. It works by catching the deleted
files and gives you an option to restore them
back to its original location. This might not
come useful in our day to day work cycle but
when you accidentally delete your files or
folder, the recycle bin will always come to your

On Android there is no such feature and
whenever you delete something, it gets deleted
permanently. So in case you accidentally
delete a picture or a file on your Android
phone or tablet, it will be gone forever.
Although Android devices don’t have this
feature, but there are free third-party apps
available on Play Store that allows you to add
a recycle bin like feature on your Android
device. One of the best among them is
Dumpster. This app works just like the recycle
bin on your computer. It gives you the ability
to restore deleted pictures, music files, videos
and other type of files. So with this app
installed on your phone, you no longer have to
worry about making the mistakes.

How to Get Recycle Bin Feature on Android
with Dumpster
1. Download and Install Dumpster on your
Android phone or tablet.
2. Once installed, open the app and accept
the ‘Terms and Conditions’.
3. In the initial setup page, select all the
files types that you want the app to
save when they are deleted and tap on
‘Next’ button.
Note :If you have a rooted Android device, you
can turn on the “Allow Root Access” option for
better working of this app.
That’s it, Dumpster is now all configured to
save all the items that are deleted from your
Next time if you accidentally delete
your files, just go the the Dumpster app and if
you want to restore a deleted item, simply
select it and tap the ‘Restore’ button to
restore it.


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