How to Recover Deleted Videos on iTunes?

“Need quick help!! I have unintentionally erased few videos of high importance from my iTunes on my desktop. While trying to free memory space on system hard drive to save new data I wrongly selected important videos and deleted them instead of erasing unwanted files. Later, I emptied Recycle Bin folder, which ended up in erasing those videos permanently. Now, is there any possible method to recover deleted videos from iTunes? Please suggest some simple method to get back my deleted iTunes videos.”

iTunes software created hike among Mac users for saving, organizing and sharing media files on Mac computers. Later, this iTunes was made available for Windows computers too and thus, there are many Windows users who have installed iTunes on their computers to manage media data. One can save numerous media files like videos, pictures, songs, TV shows, podcasts, etc. in iTunes library and can manage these files in different lists for easy access. Apart from this, iTunes also facilitates its users to purchase songs, movies, etc. from online sites. Thus, losing any file from iTunes library might trouble users in many aspects. One of the most possible ways of losing videos from iTunes is by deletion. Users may blindly delete any necessary video files from iTunes Library thinking that is not required further, but later may find need of that deleted videos badly. Also, accidental deletion and wrongly clicking on ‘Delete All’ option while erasing particular video files from iTunes may delete necessary videos.

However, deleted videos from iTunes will get saved in Recycle Bin folder and user can restore back essential video files from it at any time. Problem arises if Recycle Bin folder is emptied after deletion of videos from iTunes or if Recycle Bin is enabled not to save any deleted files and if there is no proper backup of files. Apart from deletion, video files can be lost due to hard drive formatting, unsuccessful video file transfer process or due to incomplete iTunes update.

iTunes video file recovery tool:

By employing good video file recovery tool like Yodot Photo Recovery, it is possible to rescue deleted videos from iTunes with ease. This ultimate media file recovery software is empowered with read-only algorithms that easily restore deleted or lost videos without causing any damage to video file. It can rescue videos with MOV, MP4, AVI, XVID, DIVX, MPEG, MPG, 3GP, 3G2, RM, M4V, AVS, AEPX and other file formats. It can also be used for recovering music from iTunes Library as well as pictures, movies, TV shows, podcasts, etc. after vivid file loss scenarios. This utility can even retrieve media files from memory cards, system hard drives, external hard drives, pen drives, SSD and from other storage devices compatible on Windows PC. One can employ this software on Windows PC and laptops that are running with Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and Windows 2003 OS versions.

Guidelines to get back videos deleted from iTunes:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery software on your Windows PC and install it
  • Run the software according to given instructions and wait for main screen
  • Here, click on ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ so as to rescue deleted videos
  • Next, select the partition in which iTunes library was located
  • Further, mention the file types to be restored or else, simply click ‘Skip’ button
  • Now, software performs a deep scan on selected partition to retrieve deleted video files
  • After scanning process completes, view the videos recovered in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’
  • Later, preview selected videos from the list shown and save them to new target location

Precautionary Measures:

  • Do not empty Recycle Bin after deletion of any files and folders from iTunes
  • Always hold proper backup of necessary files from iTunes to avoid unintentional file loss

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