How to Regain InDesign CS6 File?

“Hi I need a help!! While working in InDesign CS6 application, suddenly power has gone and even I didn’t save work what I have done. But I don’t have time to rework on same InDesign file. Later, my friend has suggested me to use InDesign automatic recovery feature to recover my lost files. I tried a lot but that file is not present in automatic recovery file list. Is there any other solution to recover my lost InDesign CS6 file?”

InDesign is software used to create tasks such as newspapers, magazines, flyers, books and posters. Production artist and Graphic designers are major users who will use this application commonly. Apart from this, InDesign also supports style sheets, XML and other coding markup to prepare online formats.

If InDesign CS6 application shut down unexpectedly due to Power outages, system errors or other problems, then any unsaved changes made to InDesign document may get lost. In such case, you can use automatic recovery feature of InDesign to get back those lost files. In InDesign, automatically recovered data will be available in a temporary file which will store separately from original document files on HD. Even though, this feature is available, you should save and keep backup of your files to avoid file loss situations.

After using InDesign automatic recovery option also if you are unable to recover your lost files, then you have to use InDesign file recovery tool to get back your lost or deleted InDesign CS6 files. If you are searching for precise recovery software, then Yodot Photo Recovery is the best one to restore your lost or deleted InDesign CS6 files.

Software to recover InDesign CS6 file:

photo recovery is the best software to recover InDesign CS6 files on Windows system.. This application has special built-in algorithm which is designed to recover InDesign CS6 file based on file name, date of creation, file size and file type. It also supports InDesign CS6 file recovery from hard drives (SATA / SCSI / IDE etc.), external drives, FireWire Drives, memory card, memory stick, iPods, USB drive and other devices. Not only InDesign CS6 file recovery, it also supports to recover raw files from memory card, memory stick and other gadgets. This application is compatible with all the versions of Windows operating system such as Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2003.

Procedure to get back InDesign CS6 file:

  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery software on your Windows computer
  • Run the application and go as per the instructions given onscreen in order to recover InDesign CS6 file
  • Primary screen will display two options such as “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select any option according to your InDesign CS6 file loss situation
  • Now you will find a window with several file types. Mark particular InDesign CS6 file type otherwise click on “Skip” to select all file types by default
  • Verify restored InDesign CS6 file using two view types i.e.‘File Type View’ and ‘Data View’
  • At last, save recovered InDesign CS6 file in a desired location rather than same source location


  • Keep saving the while working in InDesign CS6 application to avoid unsaved data loss situation
  • Always keep your system virus free by installing updated antivirus software
  • Take backup of necessary InDesign files on external storage devices

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