Recovery of Photos, Videos and Music from iPod

“Hello guys, I have lost recent photos, videos and music files from iPod while synchronizing it with my MacBook. Lost photos, videos and music carry useful information and I cannot think of losing them. I am worried because there isn’t any backup of lost media files. Can anyone suggest me on how to get back missing photos, videos and songs off iPod without causing any damage to those media files? Many thanks in advance.”

Losing videos, photos, music and other files from iPod is commonly seen among number of iPod users. Along with music tracks, iPod can hold beautiful pictures and videos of HD quality that are recorded on it or downloaded from online sites. However, missing or deletion of such valuable media files on iPod can induce great loss to users. Some frequently occurring scenarios in which photos, videos and music will get lost from iPod are:

  • Unintended deletion of necessary images, videos and music files while trying to remove unwanted data from iPod
  • Incorrect update of iTunes software, virus attacks or any software conflicts can become a vital reason behind missing of pictures, movies and songs on iPod
  • Incorrect synchronization of iTunes on Mac system with iPod connected to it; errors while sharing files from iPod to Mac; abrupt removal of iPod from Mac during file download / transfer process can bring upon loss of photos, videos and music files

Users panic and feel disappointed when pictures, videos and music files can vanish from iPod due to any reason as mentioned above. Nevertheless, it is not necessary to worry about recovery of images, videos and music erased or lost from iPod; because there are plenty of online programs to assist users in this regard.

Steps to regain music from iPod without iTunes:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is designed with high-technology recovery modules to bring upon best results in restoring pictures, videos and music on iPod on Macintosh computers. This tool is capable of retrieving various type of pictures (JPG, JPEG, IMG, PNG, PSD, GIF, BMP, TIFF, TIF, PIC, PCX, etc.), audios (MP3, MP4, AMR, M4b, WAV, MIDI, AIFF, AIF, M4A, AMR, etc.) and videos (MPEG, MPG, MP4, AVI, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, RM, M4V, BDM, etc.) from iPod. Along with pictures, movies and music, it supports recovery of TV shows and Podcasts from iPod models like iPod Nano, iPod Classic, iPod Mini and iPod Shuffle. Also, this program can bring back data from iPod hard drive after iPod crash, formatting, freezing, restoring or incorrect update. This eminent tool can even rescue media files from Mac hard drives, external hard disks, USB pen drives, SSD drives, memory cards, FireWire drives and other storage devices with utmost ease. One can successfully utilize this software on Macintosh machines operating with Snow Leopard, Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks OS X versions.

Simple steps to extract images, videos and music files from iPod:

  • Connect your iPod to any Mac computer just like any external storage drive without synchronizing it with iTunes
  • Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool and install it on the OS X machine
  • After running the program, click on “Deleted Photo Recovery” or “Lost Photo Recovery” option in main screen based on situation that caused removal of photos and videos on iPod
  • Next, select the drive associated with iPod from which media files have to be recovered
  • By clicking next, mention the file types that have to be rescued or else click on “Mark All” option and proceed
  • Software performs a deep scan on iPod and retrieves all possible picture, video and audio files
  • Restored files will be displayed in two view types – “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Toggle between the view types to glance at the list of files
  • Then view the details of necessary files by click on “Preview” option
  • At last, save recovered files to a new destination location on computer other than on same iPod storage memory

Things to Remember:

  • Always hold backup of necessary photos, videos and music files from iPod to avoid data loss
  • Avoid interruptions while performing any tasks like file transfer, synchronization, etc. by connecting iPod to Mac

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