Galaxy J5: How To Fix Disappeared Pictures In Gallery
If you have recently started to have issues with pictures disappearing randomly on your Samsung Galaxy J5, below we’ll explain how to fix the missing pictures on your smartphone. Even though the picture has been saved on the J5 memory, it can’t be found in the Android gallery. There could be several reasons why your picture or video doesn’t appear or has disappeared in the picture gallery on your Samsung Galaxy J5. Below we’ll recommend two solutions to solve the issue when you can’t find a picture on the Android Gallery for the Galaxy J5.
Install alternative Gallery app on Samsung Galaxy J5
If restarting and rebooting your Galaxy J5 didn’t work, then try to install QuickPic on your Samsung Galaxy J5 from the Google Play Store. Then open the app and check if it can find the picture on the memory storage of your smartphone. If so, then the error is still located in the Android Gallery. After installing the app, you still can’t find the missing picture in the gallery app, then it’s recommend to Wipe Cache on the Galaxy J5, follow this guide here.
Restart Samsung Galaxy J5
The quickest and fastest way that you can solve the missing pictures or videos on the Galaxy J5 is to restart your smartphone. Once the J5 has been reset, then the media scanner of Android starts to search for new images on every reboot, thus allows for that missing image to show up again in the gallery app. For a complete guide on how to reboot your Samsung Galaxy J5, follow this guide here.