“I forcibly formatted hard drive on Windows system. This hard drive was holding my hundreds of photos, videos and files. Now I am looking forward to get back those images from this hard drive. So can anyone suggest me how to recover images from hard drive?”
A hard drive is a mass storage device found in all PCs/laptop. It is used to store permanent data such as the operating system, programs and user files. This HDD come with many different storage capacities and its capacity is measured in bytes. However, sometimes media files stored on hard drives can be erased or overwritten due to unknown reason. Now let us discus reason for losing or deletion of picture files from hard drive:
- Deleting picture files using “shit + delete” combination which bypasses the recycle bin
- Interruption like system shut down or power fluctuation during photo file transfer between the external drive to the system
- Re-formatting the hard disk drive by converting the file system from FAT to NTFS
- Improper way of installation or reinstallation of operating system
- Due to virus attack, software conflicts, hard drive failure and so on may result in picture file loss
If your essential photos are lost or deleted due to above reason then don’t lose your hope!! There is a good chance of getting them back by using photo recovery software.
Software to retrieve pictures from hard drive:
Yodot Photo Recovery program will restore pictures from hard drive. This tool will recover deleted or lost photos, audio and video files from hard drive disc. It has an ability to retrieve all types of camera photos, computer images and other graphic files. It has intensive scanning process which recovers picture in rapid way. This utility will regain digital photos from any storage drive such as memory card, camera memory, hard drive, external hard drive, media player and many other. Specific picture files can be retrieved by providing their unique signatures. This image file can be classified based on title, size, date, file extension etc. Before restoration, user can preview images and finally they can save those files by using save button. This tool has user friendly interface and it is flexible to both technical and non-technical users. This program works well on Windows system such as Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and 2003.
Simple instruction to recover images from hard drive:
Download Yodot Photo Recovery software to Windows hard drive-> Install it and lunch the software and follow on screen instructions- > you can see two options namely “Deleted Photo Recovery or “Lost Photo Recovery” -> Choose “Lost Photo Recovery” option to recover lost photos from system hard disk->Next tool will display all logical and physical drives, external drives associated with Windows system-> Select the drive from where photos are to be recovered and click on “Next” button->Select the file types to recover images from hard drive or else simply ‘Skip’ the step-> Then program will starts scanning process on selected drive -> As soon as scanning process gets completed user can view retrieved files in two forms i.e. ‘File Type View’ and ‘Data View’-> Recovered media files can be viewed using “Preview” option -> At last save retrieved files in a desired destination location, however not to same device.