Category: General.

Dumpster won’t stay alive in the background

Don’t kill the app! Many modern devices kill off background services by default unless configured not to. For advice on how to prevent this, please check this excellent website:

How Can I Change Languages?

To change the languages in Dumpster, go to your Settings. To do so, click on More which is located at the bottom right hand corner of your screen. Tap “Language.” Select your language of choice. To see what languages Dumpster is available in, click or tap here.

What Permissions Does Dumpster Require?

We only ask that you allow Dumpster certain permissions in order to use the app correctly. Here are the following permissions Dumpster requires, along with the reasons as to why it needs access to them:  Storage: For accessing the device storage Contacts: Only required for Dumpster Cloud activation Please note, we do not ever access...

What’s the Dumpster “Recycle Bin”?

Just like on your laptop, if you delete a file, it will go straight to Dumpster’s Recycle Bin where you can restore it if needed. It’s an easy way to restore any file that you accidentally delete! You can preview any of your files in Dumpster. The Recycle Bin can actually save images, audio, documents,...

How Much Space Does Dumpster Take Up?

Dumpster takes up the same amount of storage space as the files it contains. The more files you have, the less storage you’ll have. We recommend sorting & deleting unnecessary files every other month to save space.  You can also use X-Cleaner, a free junk cleaning app to do the dirty work for you.  If...

How Does Dumpster work?

Dumpster is an Android app that functions as a photo, video, audio, document, and uninstalled app recovery tool.  For example, if you accidentally deleted a photo before installing Dumpster, simply download the app and instantly restore that file with Deep Scan Recovery. Once Dumpster is installed, you’ll have that ability to restore files that were...