How to Recover Videos from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera?

“I was in need of video files that were captured in my Canon EOS Rebel XS camera. So I took out memory card from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera and connected to my Mac system which was running on Maverick version. While the video files were being moved from memory card to Mac system; I encountered error stating that memory in drive is full, please delete some files. So, while removing unwanted files from memory card , I accidentally deleted important videos that were moved to system from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera. Can anyone help me to overcome this issue? Thanks!”

Canon EOS Rebel XS camera is considered as the pioneer when it comes to capturing quality pictures and videos. It is included with powerful features like 10.1-megapixel CMOS Sensor, Canon's DIGIC III processor, fast image capturing ability; one can say that it is a powerhouse for enthusiastic photographers. With inclusion of memory card slot, user can save more videos and view them accordingly. To your surprise, what if the videos that were saved in your Canon EOS Rebel XS camera’s memory card have been deleted? Before finding out the best way to rescue missing videos from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera, get to know some scenarios that result in loss of videos from it:

  • Improper removal of Canon EOS Rebel XS camera from Mac machine when videos are being viewed in system
  • Software / hardware conflicts in the system or in your Canon EOS Rebel XS camera
  • Memory card of Canon EOS Rebel XS camera may get corrupted blocking access to videos that were stored in it
  • Formatting Canon EOS Rebel XS camera without keeping proper backup of valuable video files

Users must be cautious while moving video clips from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera to external media or vice versa as a little error may lead to loss of important files. If you have been a victim of the above mentioned scenarios and need to restore videos from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera, then make use of suitable video recovery program.

Canon camera video recovery software

One of the most powerful tools that is recommend by computer geeks for recovering deleted / missing video files from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera on Mac system is Yodot Mac Photo Recovery program. It is included with simple user interface, providing assistance to almost all users who are in need to restore videos such as MOV, MP4, M4V, AVI, MPEG, MPG, 3GP, 3G2, RM, M4V, AVS, AEPX and file formats from various DSLR cameras. Apart from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera, user can also get back media files from Canon Powershot G12, Canon EOS Rebel T3I, Canon HF G10 Camcorder, Canon EOS 350D, Canon Powershot D20, Canon EOS 5D MKIII, Canon 60D camera as well as other brands of cameras that can be used on Mac systems. Installation of this Canon EOS video recovery tool can be done on different Mac computers installed with Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Mavericks OS versions.

Procedure to recover videos from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera:

  • Download and install Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool in your Mac machine
  • Install the utility and using admin account run the software
  • With the help of main screen options, click on ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ or ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ option based on scenarios in which videos were lost
  • After selecting the desired option, from next window select Canon EOS Rebel XS camera
  • Upon selecting the camera, from next screen select file types of videos that needs to be rescued
  • Now, initiate scanning of Canon EOS Rebel XS camera
  • Once recovery of Canon EOS Rebel XS camera gets completed, rescued videos are listed in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’
  • Click on desired view type and then proceed to saving video files on available location on your computer

Considerable Tips:

  • Follow proper procedure while removing Canon EOS Rebel XS camera from your Mac machine
  • Keep good source of power backup in your Canon EOS Rebel XS camera
  • Always remove your memory card from Canon EOS Rebel XS camera before clicking on Restore Setting option

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