How to Get Your Photos Back after Restoring iPod?

“I took so many photos with the help of iPod at my family reunion. When I came home I just decided to update my iPod, but I didn’t realize it would restore. I forget to take backup of those pictures from iPod prior to updating it. I really need to get those pictures back. Kindly help me please?”

iPod is a portable digital media player designed and marketed by Apple Inc. Now-a-days iPod turns out to be a famous gadget for listening music and storing photos. An iPod is Apple company product which works well with both Windows as well as with Mac operating system. iPod has a huge capacity to store large amount of data and it uses flash memory to store data. Apple iPods are generally less susceptible to physical failure problems. However, there are possibilities where an iPod data might get deleted or becomes inaccessible due to some logical errors.

Some other reasons for loss of photos from iPod are:

  • You may deleted some of your precious photos while deleting some unwanted images on your iPod by mistake
  • If you accidentally restore iPod, then restore operation will erase complete data present on iPod
  • There are chances of deleting your images on iPod by third person or friends
  • Virus or malware infection are the most common cause for deletion of pictures on Apple iPods
  • Your precious photos might get lost due to sudden interruption occurred while syncing iPod with iTunes

Human beings are prone to make mistakes. So, in order to avoid above mentioned data loss scenarios, it is always advised to take proper backup of all your images of your iPod to some other reliable storage device before updating or performing any other operations. The backup file will help you to restore images after data loss takes place. In case, if you end up losing your valuable photos without any backup, then don’t get disappointed. You can restore all your priceless photographs using reliable third party recovery software.

Recover photos from iPod after restores:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is an eminent recovery application used by most of the Apple iPod users to get photos back after restoring iPod. This application has the ability to recover all type of picture files, video files, audio files and other files from various models of iPods such as iPod Classic Mini, iPod Nano, iPod Classic and iPod Shuffle. It is robust software that doesn’t modify the original contents of data during recovery process. This program provides user friendly interface for retrieving photos on iPod with few simple recovery steps. This software provides “RAW Search” option to find the specific files with the help of unique signature in order to avoid full scanning of iPod. This recovery utility allows you to preview your recovered images prior to restoration.

Steps to get photos back on iPod after restore:

  • Connect your iPod to the Mac machine through USB port
  • Download and install Yodot Mac Photo Recovery application to your Mac OS X system
  • Launch the software to start recovery process and follow the instructions present on screen
  • In main screen you will find two options i.e., “Delete Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select the appropriate option and proceed to next
  • The recovery application will scan entire computer and displays all volumes both logical as well as physical that are present on system
  • Choose the particular volume of iPod from which you need to retrieve photos and click on “Next” option
  • Software scans the selected volume and displays all recovered photos from your iPod in two different views i.e., “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Preview  your recovered pictures using “Preview” option and save them to your desired location on system

Useful Tips:

  • Backup your iPod and other iOS devices frequently
  • Always use proper ejection process for removal of your iPod when it is connected to computer
  • Try to avoid connecting your iPod to virus infected system/laptop

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