Extracting Files from iPod on Windows 7

Do you remember having spent your valuable time in creating and arranging files on iPod from Windows 7 but lost them in a second unknowingly? If yes, then you are in the right place… Continue reading to gain knowledge on how to get back lost files from iPod in an instant.

iPod is the media player utilized to manage audios, images, video files, etc on it. iPod device has many new unique features, anyone can use it easily without trouble as it has easy to use interface. It was initially designed for Mac computers, but now it is compatible on Windows OS popularly. Windows 7 hard drive is commonly used desktop with high speed user friendly interface to complete the assigned task with ease. However, while moving files from iPod to Windows 7 computer to take backup, occurrence of interruption will result in data loss on iPod as well as in Windows 7 computer sometimes.

Major reasons for loss and deletion of files from iPod on Windows 7:

  • Unfortunately formatting iPod thinking that it as logical drive on desktop can entirely lose valuable data saved on it
  • While transferring files from iPod drive to Windows 7 hard disk using Cut + Paste option, if any interruption occurs then it may erase those files entirely
  • Utilizing same iPod on multiple devices can corrupt it, due to which files in it becomes inaccessible
  • Malware infection is a common reason due to which iPod gets corrupt and loss files stored on it
  • While sharing files from iPod drive to Windows 7 hard drive, sometimes it results an error which in turn blocks access to files. Therefore, to remove such error you must format your iPod

To avoid above mentioned situations, it is better to take backup of all crucial files regularly. In case if you don’t possess backup of any files, then no need to panic. By using prominent recovery tool, you can efficiently get back those files easily.

Software to restore files from iPod on Windows 7:

To carry out perfect recovery of files from iPod on Windows 7, use Yodot Photo Recovery software as it is most reliable and safest tool. It has the ability to restore various file like images, audio files, video files, Office files, compressed files, Outlook files, PDF and many more. It can get files back from compact flash, pen drive, external hard drive, FireWire drive, SSD drives and many other storage devices. The powerful scanning engines that have been equipped in this program allows users to scan entire ipod partition in quick scan of time to find and recover various types of files from it. Addition to pictures and audios, this application is compatible to recover old video files from Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Window 8, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 OS based desktops. User can try demo version of Yodot Photo Recovery tool to check the result of scanning process, if you are satisfied with the output then buy the product to save the recovered files. It helps to locate particular file on basis of file name, creation date and size.

Procedure to retrieve files from iPod on Windows 7:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery tool and install it on your Windows 7 computer and connect iPod to it
  • Launch the software to initiate recovery process and follow guidelines on window
  • On main screen you will get two options namely 'Deleted Photo Recovery' and 'Lost Photo Recover'
  • Select required option to restore files from iPod on Windows 7 desktop
  • This tool will scan the entire drive and displays all possible drives that are present
  • Select iPod drive from which you need to recover files and hit on 'Next' option
  • Now the utility scans selected drive and shows all recovered files in two views such as 'Data View' and 'File Type View'
  • Preview your retrieved files using 'Preview' option
  • At last, save them using 'Save' option to your desired destination location or any external drives

Points to Remember:

  • As soon as you face media files loss from iPod avoid using it as it will over write your files
  • Avoid pulling out iPod from your system during and after files transfer process