How to Rescue Lost Videos with Video Recovery Software
Video loss we may meet
Video file is still a kind of data, so it's difficult to avoid video file loss. Sometimes you are unable to see your favorite video files on your computer hard drive, or accidentally deleted video files from your hard drive and even emptied the Recycle Bin folder. In some situations, you may find that your precious, memorable or interesting videos get lost from digital camera or other storage media. Fortunately, lost videos can still be recovered with video recovery software.
Here is a list of video loss situations, which is we also should avoid
» Accidentally deleting video or folders
» Wrongly formatting video player or other storage media
» Digital recorder or camcorder memory card error
» Disconnecting memory card while reading or recording video
» Corruption of hardware
» Virus attack
» Unknown reasons
Resolution: How to perform a video recovery
Any of the above situations will bring video loss to you if no updated backup available. In such circumstance, you are required to opt for video recovery solutions to recover deleted video. The best situation for a successful video recovery is that there is no new data saved to the place where you lost videos, because new data would overwrite lost videos. So it's important to perform video recovery as soon as possible once video loss happens.
Wondershare Photo Recovery (compatible with Windows 8/7/Vista/XP) is specifically designed video recovery software, which provides absolute video recovery of deleted, formatted, and lost videos from hard drives, mobile phones, camcorders, digital cameras, USB drives and more, including MOV, AVI, ASF, WMV, MP4, MIDI, M4A, M4P, WMA, etc.
If you are a Mac user, turn to Wondershare Photo Recovery for Mac, which works the same as the Windows version.
Tips: DO NOT install the photo recovery to the same partition where you lost data for avoiding overwriting original data.
Step1. Scan the device where you lost videos
If you lost your videos directly from the computer, just select the partition and perform a scan. If from other external devices, connect it to your computer, and choose it from the panel and begin to scan.
Step2. Check and recover lost videos
When the scanning completes, check the video formats and select them to "Recover" and save on your computer (don't save it to the same place where you lost them before.).
Tips: 1. Don't save the recovered files on the source card, and choose another place such as computer hard drive.
2. Regularly backup your precious files on your memory card to other storage devices in case of memory card corruption.