Recover Pictures

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

How to recover pictures from corrupted hard drive?

The hard drives are the storage drives used in computer. The hard drives have the huge data storage capacity raging from hundreds of GBs to TBs. You can save almost all types of files on your hard drive. The hard drive can be partitioned into logical drives for ease of maintenance of the data on it. You can have more than one Operating System on your hard drive each in different logical drives. After knowing the usage of the hard drive, you must know that the hard drive demands some minimal maintenance measures like, the hard drive should be full formatted at least once in three years, updated anti-virus program should be used, the laptop should not be placed too close to the floor and there should be some space for the exhaustion of heat and so on. If you are not taking care of these simple things then one or the other day, you are going to face the consequences.

The hard drive may get corrupted and you will lose all the files stored in it straight away. You are using the hard drive as you wish and not taking care of the drive maintenance. You are adding and removing the files, installing and uninstalling the software frequently. One day when you try to start the computer as usual, the computer doesn’t boot the hard drive as the drive damaged. The easy way out of the problem is replacing the hard drive. What about the files in it? You can sacrifice any file in it but not the huge collection of pictures in it. You had all your photos of the events and trip with family and friends which are your priceless possessions. In such situations, you need recovery tool which can recover photos from corrupted hard drive. Photo recovery software helps you restore photos from the hard drive efficiently.

Some of the scenarios in which the hard drive gets corrupted:

MBR corruption: The Master Boot Record is a part of hard drive which will be checked while booting process by the BIOS. If the MBR is corrupted then the boot fails and the hard drive files can’t be accessed. The hard drive is said to be corrupt. In such situation, you need recovery software to get back the hard drive files. You can recover the lost photos on the corrupt hard drive using photo recovery software.

Frequent reboots: Frequent reboots may also be the reason for the hard drive corruption. The system undergoes frequent reboots when the power outages happen often, Operating System malfunctioning, etc. You will lose all the files on the hard drive and the photos are the important amongst all the files for you. In such situation, you can recover the files from hard drive using photo recovery software.

Partition table corruption: Partition table on the hard drive has the record of the partitions on the hard drive. If the partition table corruption affects the whole hard drive and the hard drive is termed as corrupted. You need your photos on the hard drive back. In such situations, you need recovery software. Photo recovery software helps you recover the photos from corrupt hard drive.

Virus attack: The viruses may be the reason for the hard drive corruption. You would have no idea some of the viruses will be so powerful that they infect the boot sector of the hard drive. If the boot sector is corrupted then the hard drive will not be booted and you will lose the access to your data stored on hard drive. In such situation, you can recover the hard drive files using recovery software. Photo recovery software helps you recover photos from corrupt hard drive.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Important features of photo recovery software:

The photo recovery software recovers photos effectively from corrupted hard drive. You can even restore pictures from iPod(http://www.recoverpictures.net/ipod.html), memory card, flash drive, etc. external portable storage drives. The software supports recovery of different photo file types like JPEG, GIF, TIF, PNG, etc. from the storage drives. The software supports recovery of photos from digital cameras, camcorders, PlayStations, etc. which use special flash memory cards for data storage. Hence, you can recover deleted RAW photos from DSLR cameras effectively. The software has read only mechanism which doesn’t alter the data on the drive while scanning to recover them. The software can recover photos on Windows version of operating systems namely Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and 2008 in almost all the picture loss scenarios. Whether it is deletion, missing or loss scenario, the software works immensely. You can restore My pictures folder after deletion using the software. Check the my picture folder recovery page for more info...

If you are an Android user and lost your photos from Android then you can restore photos from Android using the special build for Android devices. The data on Android may be lost due to lots of reasons like accidental format, improper removal of memory card, Operating System corruption, memory card corruption, virus attack, etc. The software needs to be installed on Windows OS based computer.

Steps to recover photos from corrupted hard drive using photo recovery software:

Step A: Download the demo version of the software and install it in the healthy computer. Run the software and connect the corrupted hard drive externally to the computer to scan for the photos. Select "Recover Photos" from the main page of the software.

Recover Deleted Pictures From Hard Drive - Main Screen

Figure 1: Home Window

Step B: Select "Recover Lost Photos" from the second screen and proceed.

Recover Deleted Pictures From Hard Drive - Choose Recover Deleted Photos

Figure 2: Select Recover Deleted Photos

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Step C: Select the hard drive connected externally to the computer and click on "Next".

Recover Deleted Pictures From Hard Drive - Choose Frive

Figure 3: Select Hard Drive

Step D: The drive will be scanned by the software and after scanning process the result will be displayed which can be previewed. If the result is satisfactory then you can save the files by purchasing the software and activating it.

Recover Deleted Pictures From Hard Drive - Restored Data

Figure 4: Recovered Files

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

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