Here’s How to Restore ITunes Library Data from A Crashed Computer

I lost entire data from my system including iTunes library due to sudden computer crash. I referred many sites and tried some methods to get back my data but couldn’t succeed. I don’t know how to come out from this problem. Can anyone tell me how to restore iTunes library when computer crashes?

Similar to the above mentioned situation, many Windows users are experiencing data loss issues due to sudden system crash. Hurdle factors like Malware/ Trojan horse attacks on hard drive reflecting these kinds of situations.

If this is the case, then you might have worried about iTunes data. After affecting from such case, do follow the below points to get back your iTunes library data:

  1. If you have iTunes Backup, then it is easy task to restore your favorites from it
  2. Incase the files are hidden, then you can get back them by un-hiding them

Still, you are unable to access your iTunes library data? Then, make use of reliable and trusted method to do so. The next lines will help you to do it.

Tool to extract iTunes Library on a crashed computer

Yodot Photo Recovery is a well known program to restore data from iTunes library. It is a popular media file retrieval tool which easily brings back all your music files, images, videos, etc. The program is designed by using advanced scanning algorithms that will help to scan crashed Windows partition to rescue data. Even after affecting from critical data loss situations, program has capability to extract iTunes data. As it works on read only permissions, it is completely secured from overwriting issues. After retrieving, it classifies files based on file size, type, extension and date. To run this software you require any version of Windows operating system (Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8.x and Windows 10).

How to rescue back data from iTunes library?

Attach your crashed computer hard drive to a healthy Windows system -> Go here to download Yodot Photo Recovery software on it -> After installation, software launches its main screen -> You will find two options on it ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ and ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ -> Make use of ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ option to extract iTunes library data -> The application scans and list you the drives available on the system -> Select the hard drive that is connected to the system and proceed to next step -> Allow utility to scan entire drive -> Once it is done, you will be listed by restored data -> Use ‘Data View’ and ‘File Type View’ to make easy selection -> Preview the media files to confirm whether the data is successfully restored or not -> Finally, save data to destination location.


Windows Server 2008 Data Recovery

“Hi, I need immediate help as I have lost data from partition of my Server 2008 system. I’m a business entrepreneur and hence I have saved huge data on my Server 2008 computer. While trying to run Chkdsk utility, somehow a partition is grayed out and data stored in that partition is became inaccessible. Since, I’m not a techie guy, so please somebody suggest me a proper method to regain partition on Windows Server 2008 system.”

Windows Server 2008 is advanced version of Windows Server 2003 operating systems. This version has innovative features like IP address management, dynamic access control, multi-server management, flexible live migration, advanced virtual networking, large hyper-V clusters, Hyper-V Replica, Friction-free server deployment, SMB for server apps, etc. Windows Server 2008 OS stands for full filling requirements of small firms, business entrepreneurs as well as large corporate sectors. A computer installed with Windows Server 2008 operating system acts a heart of respective organization as it have connection from all other systems in an organization. Other than managing data from rest of systems, one can even store huge amount of data on Windows Server 2008 computer. Unfortunately, data stored in Windows Server 2008 may go missing due to several reasons and loss of entire partition would be a disaster condition for Windows Server 2008 users. Let us see few of such situations which tend to lose data from Windows Server 2008.

  • Inappropriately reinstalling Windows Server 2008 OS will make existing partition and data inaccessible
  • Due to virus or malware infection on Windows Server 2008 partition can cause data loss
  • Unintentionally formatting Windows Server 2008 drive while formatting some other drive can wipe complete data from it
  • Other causes such as boot sector corruption, presence of bad sectors, file system corruption, etc. will corrupt Windows Server 2008 partition
  • Using third party tool to create / resize Win2k8 partition may unfortunately erase existing partition

No need to bother about Windows Server 2008 data Recovery there is a tool called Yodot Hard drive Recovery which helps you to come out of this issue. Let us know more about it in next paragraph:

Data from Windows Server 2008 can retrieved using Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool. This application can scan the selected drive bit by bit and retrieves lost/ erased data from it. There is a unique option in this software, i.e. you can recover lost/deleted files from selected hard drive easily by selecting its file type. After selecting this option program will display all files from selected file type and allow you to regain them easily. This application’s rich feature allows to restore all types of data including music files, images, videos, RAR files, ZIP files, documents, PDF and so on from hard drive. Using this tool one can retrieve data from other HDD types such as SATA, ATA, SCSI, IDE, SAS etc. In addition to Windows Server 2008, you can install this program on computers having Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP and Windows Server 2003 operating system.

Simple steps to recover data from Windows Server 2008:

Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software on Windows Server 2008 system. Then install and run program and follow directions given on screen. Primary screen will display two options, i.e. “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery”. Select “Partition Recovery” option and proceed. Then, software will display logical and physical drives associated with system. Select the one which represents hard drive from where data has to be restored. Now it will provide an option to select required file type or just click on “Skip” option to select all files by default. Then tool will scan the selected hard drive and displays all recovered files in Data View / File Type formats. Have a glance at each regained file using ‘Preview’ option and save those files in desired destination location.

Toshiba USB Flash Drive Not Working

 October 24, 2016      
 File Recovery   

Are you finding it difficult to handle USB flash drive after losing data from it? The following is the situation which many users have faced recently.

“I have 16GB Toshiba pen drive, which I bought 4 months back. Mostly I prefer to connect it only to my system. Yesterday one of my friends have taken it and returned by evening. Today morning when I connected it to system, it is not getting recognized by the system. I’m worried about my data in it. Is there any way to get back the data from it? Please respond to this thread with a simple method. Any ideas gratefully appreciated.”

Even though it’s just a pen drive, the data present in it could be important to users. You can buy many pen drives of that type but not data, isn’t it? There are various reasons which create data loss from your Toshiba USB flash drive. The following list will explain few from them:

  • Accidental deletion of important files instead of unwanted ones
  • USB flash drive gets corrupted making all its data inaccessible
  • Interruptions while transferring files from USB flash drive to other storage
  • Using USB drive in multiple devices

The above situations arises and makes you to feel depress. However, don’t worry, you can get access to  a predefined solution for your problem. Follow below paragraph to know about it.

Preeminent tool to exploit

Use Yodot File Recovery software when your Toshiba flash drive is not working. It uses innovative scanning technique to scan the each and every sector of the flash drive to finish retrieving process with quick speed. This tool enables you to restore more than 300+ file types like spread sheets, PDF’s, audios, documents, images, videos, etc with ease. It has only read only access so it won’t alter any contents in the file. Two different view types are provided to make file selection easier such as ‘Data View’ and ‘File Type View’. An extra opportunity is provided called ‘RAW Search’ to find files based on unique file signatures. To avoid rescan of the entire drive, this program is providing ‘Save Recovery Session’ option. This technique will be executed only on Windows operating system (Windows XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10).

Follow below steps to use the application

Connect the USB flash drive to a healthy Windows PC -> By visiting this link you can download Yodot tool on it -> After installing the program, it will launch automatically -> On main screen you will have two options called ‘Deleted File Recovery’ and ‘Lost File Recovery’ -> Take one option which suits most with your scenario -> The application scans for drives that are available on the system -> Pick the externally connected USB drive -> Allow the software to scan the drive -> As soon as it done, you will be listed by restored files -> Use two distinct view types for file selection -> Preview the files for confirmation -> At last, send the files to target destination path.

How to Frequently Backup PST File?

 October 17, 2016      

“Hi, I need one help from you guys. I am using Outlook since many years to manage all my mail data. Because of using it for such a long time, many important emails, contacts, etc are now saved on my PST. So, sudden Outlook crashed, disappearance of PST file or deletion of Outlook data can be a nightmare. However, to overcome from this insecurity, Backing up entire PST file might help you. Is there any method available, by which taking frequent backup of Outlook PST files could be possible? Thanks in advance!!!”

As mentioned in above case, many more cases are there, when you may need to export Outlook PST file. Here, some of the possible circumstances has listed here:

  • Outlook PST didn’t get properly configured, sudden termination of Outlook, formation of bad sectors on HDD that contains PST file, etc; are some cases which will leads you to PST corruption
  • OS – reinstallation
  • Outlook up-gradation or switching Outlook profile to another system

So, if any of it takes place in actual, then you can’t get back your data. Therefore, to keep Outlook data intact from such crucial situations, you must go with Outlook in-built Backup option. Before it gets too late, start searching for ways to Export Outlook PST on Windows based PC.

If this is your first time, you must be worried about what are steps of Exporting PST? or maybe some of you already knows the method but finding them as time consuming, asking questions like how to frequently backup PST file? But don’t worries; continue reading its further lines to get answers to your both questions.

Method of backing up PST files without using software:

Open Outlook and go to File tab -> Click on Advanced option and hit Export -> Now in Import and Export Wizard, press Export to a file option. Here select Outlook Data File and hit on Next -> Choose the folder to export -> Press Browse and choose the path where you want to store new PST file.

In file Name box, type the name you want to use for new PST file and click OK and enter Finish. After completing the backup process, you may transfer it to CD/DVD or other storage disk.

Why you must use software for Exporting PST file:

After executing above steps, your PST file will get exported successfully. However, taking backup using Outlook in-built options is time taking. That’s why, utilizing third-party backup utility will always be considered upon manual method. Moreover creating backup manually takes more time comparatively. Let’s discuss about one such efficient and trusted third party tool, by which you can complete backup task frequently.

Tool for Exporting Outlook PST:

Backup Outlook PST program by Yodot is right application to be utilized for creating backup rapidly. This tool can  schedule backup on daily, weekly or monthly basis. While scheduling backup, you can even set password to prevent from unauthorized access. The smart and instinctive user interface of this tool lets you to take backup process easily.

Step-wise guidelines to Export PST file:

First of all, go to this link, for downloading Backup Outlook PST tool by Yodot on your computer >> Now, install it and open this tool >> Wait for main screen to come up with three options – ‘Backup’, ‘Restore’ and ‘Migrate’ >> Click on ‘Backup’ option >> From next window, two sub options called ‘Smart Backup’ and ‘Advance Backup’ will displayed. Choose ‘Smart Backup’ option to backup entire PST data along with Profile settings otherwise select ‘Advance Backup’ option >> Mention desired target location to keep this backup file and finish the process.

Photoshop 7 Will Not Open File

 October 10, 2016      
 PSD Repair   

Several Photoshop users come up with a complaint that, when they try to open their files they are hit with an error that will not let them to open and access any of the Photoshop files. In most of the cases, users are unaware of the causes for this unusual behavior. It is pretty ridiculous when Photoshop application shows such malfunctions at random occasions. For instance, have a look at user reported scenario –

Hi. I’m a Windows user, today as I started Photoshop 7 program and tried to access my saved files, I’m not able to open any of them. I tried it several times but no use. Please help me out to come out of this problem.”

Behind this issue,there could be a lot of reasons that cannot be found out exactly at most of the times. Basically, it is the corruption that makes PSD files to be inaccessible, other causes include Adobe Photoshop 7compatibility issues, PSD file conversions, influence of third- party apps, compression errors and other logical errors. All these can prevent users to create or open Photoshop files.

How would you proceed, at this kind of situation? You may be bit confused to make your next move being not sure about if you can do it or not. Well then, you need not think too much because Yodot PSD Repair software can fix your problem in no time when Photoshop 7 will not open file.

More info about PSD Repair utility

  • Repair PSD/PDD:Tool is primarily built to fix Adobe Photoshop PSD and PDD files that appear to be damaged and won’t let it open. It can repair Photoshop files along with their elements in a very convincing way.
  • New PSD file: After repair process, the fixed files are presented as a new healthy PSD file to the users
  • OS support:The application is available in both Windows and Mac versions. It smoothly runs on Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OS series.

Mac version includes Mac OS X 10.5 x (Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), Mac OS X 10.7(Lion), Mac OS X 10.7 (Mountain Lion), OS X 10.9 (Mavericks), Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) and Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)

  • Photoshop version: Apart from Photoshop 7.0 application it greatly supports other versions as well like Photoshop 5.5, Photoshop 6.0, CS, CS1, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5 and CS6
  • Attractive interface: Built with a handy interface that makes it easily operable by any inexperienced individuals.
  • Safe and sound: The program is 100% safe to use and is free from any of the software threats. Also, no harm will be caused to system and no modifications will be done to the original PSD document
  • Technical Assistance: User queries relating product is effectively managed all 247 hours by the tech-support team.
  • A Free Trail: Before product purchase, one can better experience the repair process with the demo version

Steps involved in PSD Repair process using Yodot toolkit:

Step 1: Get the software by clicking here → Download Now in Windows PC (Mac users download the Mac version that is available on the Yodot site)

Step 2: Run the application upon completion of installation process

Step 3: Mark the Photoshop file that is unable to open in your Adobe 7.0 application

Step 4: Hit on Repair button and the tool will initiate scanning

Step 5: Now you can see the progress of repair on the main screen

Step 6: Click on Preview button to view the repaired file

Step 7: Save the recovered PSD file in a safe location


How to Access Password Protected Memory Card?

Hi guys, I have a 16 GB memory card in my mobile. I removed my memory card as I wanted to insert another card to check some data. After checking the data when I reinserted the card, it asks for a password which I don’t remember at all. I feel I am left with only one option that is formatting my card to make it run properly, but worried my data which is residing on it. What should I do to come out of this situation? Please help!

Before you try with any troubleshooting techniques, it is recommended to recover your valuable data from it first. So to handle this kind of situation make use of Yodot Card Recovery. Let us see, how does this tool work?

  • Install Yodot Photo Recovery software
  • Get your affected card connected to the computer
  • Launch program by following given useful instructions
  • The Next screen will come up with two options i.e. “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Choose one of the suitable option to recover photo or other media files
  • Then tool will scan and display all the drives available in the system including locked memory card
  • Select the card and hit on ‘Next’ button.
  • Then you will get an option to select required file type or you can go with Skip option
  • Once the software is done with scanning, it displays recovered files in “Data View” and “File Type View” formats
  • Finally save recovered data to a desired destination location

Once you successfully retrieve data from the card you can learn how to access password protected card or  learn how to unlock the memory card by following below given method.

Go to file manager of your mobile-> choose system folders from settings-> In the System folder, locate  a file named as mmcstore -> then send that file to a pc or laptop with the help of data cable or Bluetooth->Then, Open that  file In notepad -> There you will see the password located in the file

So by this way you can remove memory card password from android device or any other file explorer phone which gives you access to mmcstore file of memory card.

Why do you need to prefer Yodot Card Recovery tool?

A helpful tool to regain data from locked card. It can even help to retrieve data which is lost/erased/formatted or reformatted from the card.  This tool helps memory card users to retrieve images, videos, audio files and other files in all kinds of data loss of circumstances. Additionally, it extracts data from SD, CF, XD, MMC, Memory Stick, SDHC and many other card types manufactured by popular companies like Kingston, Sony, SanDisk, Transcend, Kodak, Samsung etc. Mac version of Photo Recovery application is available for Mac users to restore lost/deleted media files from memory cards on Mac OS X system.

Could Not Complete This Request because it’s Not a Valid Photoshop Document – How to Solve It?

 PSD Repair   

I have been using my Photoshop without having a single problem. Yesterday, I wanted to modify a PSD file which I designed a month back for one of my client. As soon as I opened the document, I got an error prompt and the application is getting closed. I tried to open it on other system and the same thing happened. So, it is clear cut that the problem is with file and not with the application. Can any of you help me to solve the issue? Any suggestions will be gratefully appreciated.

Determining the cause

The primary task after the rise of situation like above is to determine whether the corruption is limited to single file or with several. If you can analyze it, there will be a chance to limit the potential damage.

If it is for one file, the cause may be a glitch with the computer or some negligible tasks done by you. The below are some reasons that end up with showing error messages when you tried to open a PSD file. Let’s check what are those?

  • A sudden crash when saving PSD file to external drives, network, etc
  • Software bugs leads to malfunctioning of Photoshop application and as a result it will affect PSD file
  • If there is any one infected layer in the PSD file, then it will damage entire Photoshop document
  • Usage of various compression techniques leads to severe PSD file corruption

Don’t wonder if you came across the problem ‘could not complete this request because it’s not a valid Photoshop document’, as this page is offering a simple solution to solve it. Follow the below lines to know about it.

Easy way to fix PSD file that is not opening

The professional technique to repair PSD file that is showing various error messages is by using a reliable method like Yodot PSD Repair software. It is the predefined program which can fix all the layers present in corrupt PSD file. Due to its read only mode, it can’t alter the contents available in the file so it is more secure to use. The application has the capability to fix PSD file having a depth of 1, 8, 16 and 32 bits per channel. Even if the file is RLE compressed, the utility can effortlessly repair it. This tool supports Photoshop versions 5.5, 6.0, 7.0, CS, CS2, CS3, CS5, CS6 and CS7. This software enhances repair of PSD file on both Windows (XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008, 7, 8.x and 10) and Mac operating systems (Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite and EI Capitan).

Guidelines to execute application

First step of downloading Yodot PSD Repair tool by visiting here -> Complete installation steps after understanding principles available on screen -> Double click the mouse on shortcut icon that is created after product installation -> The utility launches the main screen by giving ‘Browse’ option on it -> Hit the tab and a browsing window will open -> Locate the exact path where the corrupt PSD is present -> Now click on ‘Repair’ button on the same screen -> The tool will start repairing the Photoshop document -> Wait until the progress bar reached to 100% -> Once it is done, you can preview the file -> Save the resultant repaired file to desired folder.

Recover Digital Camera Files 

 August 19, 2016      


Capturing pictures and videos are best way to walk down to memory lane. And as much as I think, there couldn’t be any better option than digital camera to capture such moment safely and securely.   But, do you know even digital camera files are prone to data loss. All digital cameras are design with useful yet risky buttons or options like Delete, Delete All. An operation mishap could delete one or all of its files instantly.


Some of the major causes for digital camera files deletion/loss are mention here:

  • Photos deleted accidentally or intentionally from it
  • Executing “Delete All” operation
  • Memory card plugged in digital camera get damage or inaccessible
  • Externally connected digital camera card being pulled out from your system abruptly
  • During a write/read process, digital camera get power off
  • Ejecting memory card out of the camera without switching the camera off
  • Using one memory card in various digital cameras

Note: Stop using digital camera immediately after such incidents

If something similar happened with you too, you must be going through from terrible data crisis. So, don’t panic because you have bright chance to extract removed camera data.  

Prominent way to rescue files from digital camera:

This software is an appropriate solution for digital camera files recovery on Windows OS. This recovery program designed with complex algorithms and equipped with advanced options using which, one can recover digital camera files without any hurdles. By using this application, both lost and deleted data can be restored from digital camera. Moreover, after completion of the restoring, you will get two distinct viewing options to make final selection. Further, you can access Preview option, to verify working of rescued data. This method enables to rescues different file types like pictures, videos, audios, etc from digital cameras. In addition to this, data from memory card, Smartphone, camcorders, iPods and others can also be retrieved. This tool supports on various versions of Windows OS like Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista and Windows XP.

Steps to restore digital camera files: 

Download Yodot Photo Recovery tool to your system from here >> Now, install it and run it and make sure you have logged in as local system administrator >> From first screen of the tool, choose between “Deleted Photos Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery” options as per your data loss situation >> A set of logical drives externally or internally connected to your system will appear. Pick the one that represent externally connected digital camera memory card >> Select file types of required data and hit “Next” button to start scanning >> On completion of scanning, all recoverable files will be displayed, along with two viewing options i.e. “Data View” and “File Type View” >> Finally, click on Save to choose a destination path where you want to store all recovered digital camera files

Scanpst Not Fixing Outlook 2007 Errors

 August 9, 2016      

I need your help urgently! From past few days my Outlook 2007 is running very slow. Now suddenly when I open the Outlook application it is showing some unknown error. I have tried to fix this error using scanpst.exe but it didn’t work out. I need to access some important data urgently. Is there any other simple solution to fix Outlook 2007 errors? I’ll be eagerly waiting for your response.

There are numerous reasons behind such problems, let us see few of them:

  • Errors during Outlook upgradation may corrupt PST file
  • PST file may get damaged while sharing over a network
  • Abrupt termination of Outlook application while working on it
  • Mistakes during OS re-installation
  • Virus attack may make PST file inaccessible

If you want to solve this kind of issues then it suggested to use a trust worthy third party tool. Read further, as this page will give you details about a reliable Outlook repair software.

Predefined application to fix Outlook 2007 errors

If the scanpst not fixing Outlook 2007 errors, then make use of Yodot Outlook PST Repair software. This can easily repair severely corrupted PST files in less amount of time. The utility first repairs and then retrieves all the PST file attributes like contact lists, calendar items, tasks, notes, schedules, emails, etc. Along with Outlook 2007, it also supports 2000, 2003, 2010, 2013 and 2016. This utility operates on read only mode so no need to bother about the content available in the PST file. To optimize these features, you are required any of the operating systems from Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.

Instructions to be followed to use the tool

Download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair program on your Windows desktop -> As soon as the main screen launches, you will find three options on it i.e., ‘Open PST File’, ‘Find PST File’, ‘Select Outlook Profile’ -> Select first option if you know the exact location of file -> Choose second tab if you unaware of the location -> Third option will be used if you have multiple Outlook profiles -> After clicking on desired option, pickup the type of scan from ‘Smart scan’ and ‘Normal scan’ -> Now, browse the destination path to save file after repair -> Now the utility will start fixing the corrupt PST file -> Once it is done, you will get a prompt message ‘Your Outlook PST has been repaired’.

Recover Formatted SD Card Video

 August 2, 2016      

I have a 16GB SD card which contains my memorable videos. Yesterday when I connected it to system to copy those videos, it asked me to format it and unexpectedly I clicked on ‘OK’ button. My videos got erased. I don’t have other copy for my videos. Can anyone help me in bringing back my videos? I’ll be waiting for your response.

The above situation will make you upside down anytime. So, it is needed to be aware of some situations similar to above which will help you in future:

  • SD card is infected with severe virus
  • Improperly ejecting SD card
  • Using card in multiple devices
  • Errors occurred during file transfer

If you are the one facing anyone of the above mentioned scenarios, then don’t bother because you have many options to make use of. This page will suggest you finest among them. Let’s see.

Application to make use of

To recover formatted SD card video, you have to make use of a preeminent application like Yodot Photo Recovery. It is an effective program which will enable you to restore images, audio and video files from SD card. Along with SD card, it also supports hard drives, external hard drives, USB flash drives and many more. It supports many video file formats like MOV, MP4, AVI, WAV, 3GP, etc. Even the RAW videos that are taken from DSLR cameras can be effortlessly restored. It works on read only mode so you no need to bother about the contents of the video file. The utility is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.

Which procedure to be followed?

Connect your SD card to a healthy Windows desktop by using data cable or card reader -> Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery tool on it -> Main screen provides two options i.e., ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ and ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ -> Choose ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ tab and proceed to next steps -> Next window will give you list of drives available on system -> Pick the SD card from where you want to recover videos -> Allow the utility to scan and retrieve videos from it -> As soon as it is one, you can preview few seconds of video -> After you confirmed with the result save file to target folder.