Recover Lost iTunes Library from Crashed Computer

“I love listening to songs which I have collected in my iTunes library on Windows PC! However, yesterday due to repeated power fluctuations my computer got abruptly shut down several times; but in the presence of steady power connection when I started my Windows computer, it got crashed suddenly at the time of booting. So I have lost my entire data stored in Windows hard drive along with iTunes library that has holding huge collection of my favorite music files, movies as well as photos. Is there any method to restore iTunes library after computer crash?? I am really frustrated with my Windows system. Please help me.”

Similar to above discussed situation few of Windows users unpleasantly come across computer crash issues and lose their beloved media files stored in iTunes library. Complicate factors like instructive virus / malware / spyware / Trojan horse / adware attack on hard drive, invalid third party apps conflicts, operation system corruptions, Blue Screen of Death error, registry errors, hard drive corruption, partition table corruption, etc. might impact negatively on Windows computer and results in its crash. Due to these aspects, along with plenty of files and folders even iTunes library stored in crashed computer hard drive has become inaccessible. These unforeseen data loss issues may not give chance to backup huge amount of data including iTunes library and make PC user to lose those files permanently.

In case if you have lost iTunes library after computer crash and doesn’t have previous backup, then don’t worry!! Using appropriate media file restoration software one can restore missing iTunes library after Windows computer crash.

Software to regain iTunes library from crashed computer:

You can use most renowned media file recovery program such as Yodot Photo Recovery to restore lost iTunes library from crashed computer having Windows OS. It can execute thorough scanning of crashed Windows partitions to recover iTunes library. Its friendly interface and handy options helps you to get back music files, photos, movies, video clips, etc. from lost iTunes library after computer crash. This application consistently restores lost as well as deleted iTunes library from Windows hard drive after critical data loss scenarios. This tool can also restore iTunes library from dead computer/laptop working with Windows 8, 8.1, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems. In addition to internal hard drive, this application supports media files recovery from memory cards, pen drives, portable hard drive, iPods, memory sticks and so on device.

Steps to rescue back lost iTunes library after computer crash:

  • Connect crashed computer’s hard drive to a healthier Windows computer
  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery tool to that Windows system
  • Run installed software and follow onscreen guidelines
  • From main screen use “Lost Photo Recovery” to restore lost from iTunes library from crashed computer
  • Now, this application scans and displays all the drives / partitions present on the system
  • Select Windows partition or drive from where you want to extract iTunes library and click on “Next” button
  • Then, this utility scans selected drive and shows missing files from lost iTunes library
  • Mark iTunes library files which you want to rescue back and click on “Next” button
  • Finally,browse for destination location to save retrieved iTunes library files on Windows system

Basic Tips:

  • It is highly suggested to backup iTunes library on secure storage devices
  • Maintain powerful anti-virus software and update it regularly on Windows sstem to avoid virus attack
  • Don’t overuse computer avoid abrupt system shutdown and do not install unknown third party apps on PC to its crash