Deleted Picture and Video Recovery from Computer

Are you searching about how to restore deleted pictures and video from computer? Well, you might have stored plenty of photos and videos of special events on your PC. It is very frightening, when you find out that your system ate these treasured images and movies!!! This type of data crisis can happen due to many reasons.

Including external threats, logical conflicts, users are equally responsible for deletion of pictures and videos from computer. Sometimes unintentionally you may delete beloved photo files and movie files. In such instant, you will disgust to see all your cherished images and videos gone into ether. Before you conclude that you deleted them permanently, please read the article completely.

Let us discuss some of the scenarios behind deletion of pictures and video from computer are:

  • The top most reason is selecting most valuable photos and movies in place of unwanted one while shift deleting them
  • Emptying Recycle Bin without checking whether it contains any essential photos and videos will lead to permanent deletion of those files
  • Sometimes, harmful viruses might remove valuable images and videos from computer without your attention
  • Unauthenticated or unsecure third party applications might turn into dangerous Trojan horses and causes deletion of essential files including photos and videos from system

If you have met with these scenarios, then don’t panic. There is a chance for retrieving deleted photos and videos that are still alive in actual location in the system hard drive. All you need to know is how it will happen.

Normally whenever a file gets deleted from the computer, it won’t be erased permanently from the system. Only the address pointers of deleted files will be erased from file allocation table. Hence they become invisible to users, but they remain intact on drive’s storage space until and unless their space on drive gets overwritten by new data. In such situation using any reliable and robust photo recovery application, you can completely rescue deleted pictures and videos from computer.

Photo and video recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery application recovers deleted pictures and videos from Windows computer. It recovers variety formats of photos and videos, audios, games and other document files from Windows partitions. One can also rescue images and videos deleted from formatted or corrupted Windows hard drive. In addition, you can retrieve removed photos and movies form memory cards, pen drives, USB drives, external drives and other storage devices on Windows system. It also gets back erased images and movies from FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 Windows partitions. This software has been specially designed for the various versions of Windows operating systems such as Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003.

Steps to get deleted photos and videos files from computer:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery tool and install it to your Windows desktop or laptop
  • Run the software and follow the on screen directives
  • Later select “Deleted Photo Recovery” option to get back your deleted images and videos files from Windows system
  • Choose the partition from where you have to undelete pictures and videos
  • Let the application to scan the Windows partition completely
  • Now this tool displays all erased photos and movies, to view retrieved files you can switch between two options i.e. “Data view” or “File type view”
  • You can preview the image files using “Preview” option before restoring them
  • Select the photo files and video files from the list, which you want to bring back and  click on “Next” button
  • At the end, save recovered pictures and videos to your preferred location (But not to the same partition from where you rescued photos and videos)


  • It is advised that once you selected files to delete recheck them in order to avoid accidental deletion
  • Install quality anti-virus software on your computer to avoid virus attack
  • You should stop saving any new data after deleting pictures and videos from computer, it may overwrite the erased files
  • It is smart choice to keep backup for your essential pictures and videos on some other devices

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