How to Get Back Movie Files?

“My computer speed has reduced due to viruses and to get rid of it, I have run antivirus software to scan the hard drive. My system is working fine till now; but while scanning, antivirus software has removed few files from my computer. Many files are not so important but movies deleted by antivirus software are very precious to me and I don’t have another copy of it. Kindly someone help me to get my movie files back”

Downloading and watching movies on your computer or portable media player has gained popularity after the introduction of hard drive and external storage media with large storage capacity. Initially many users preferred to watch movies in theatre, but this trend has changed gradually. Nowadays people prefer to download movies of their choice and save them on their computer or external storage media, so that they can watch it at any time. This has been made possible due to the availability of high capacity storage devices like external hard drives, pen drives and memory cards etc.

Although storing movies on your computer or external storage media is a benefit, the problem occurs when it those movies gets deleted or lost due to any instance like above. But don’t be disappointed!!! Recovering movie files is much easier than it used to be. So you no longer have to give up hope that precious movie files are lost forever. As long as you have patience and little luck, there is a chance to recover movie files on your hard drive and external storage device.

Scenarios accountable for loss of Movie files are listed below:

  • Loss of movies could occur if your system gets turned off when you try to transfer them from one storage media to another
  • File system corruption on hard drive or external storage device will result in losing videos along with other files present in it
  • Accidental deletion while trying to remove unwanted movie files from any storage drive is one of the major cause for movie file loss
  • Mistakenly clicking on “Format” instead of “Eject” while ejecting external storage media would make you lose entire data along with movie files present in it

Best movie recovery software

To overcome above situation, one can make use of movie file recovery software named Yodot Photo Recovery. Even though you find photo in its name, you can restore all media file types deleted or lost from computer and external storage drives. It will guide you simple steps to retrieve movie files of the formats such as AVI, DIVX, MOV, MPEG, MPG, M4V, WMV, XVID, etc. easily from various storage media like system hard drive, portable hard disk, pen drive, iPod, mobiles and memory cards used on mobile, camera and camcorders on Windows computer. This software makes your recovery process easy by reducing the technicality involved in restoring movie files. The interactive and guided user interface makes video recovery a simple task and this tool works on Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008 operating system based computers and notebooks.

Step by step method to restore movie files

  • Download the software by clicking on “Download now” option and install  it to your computer
  • Open the software and follow the main screen steps to restore movie files
  • Click on “Deleted Photo Recovery” option to retrieve your deleted movies or use “Lost Photo Recovery” option to rescue your lost movie files
  • The software then scans the computer and displays all the drives and devices connected to the system
  • Select the device from where movies are to be recovered and click on “Next” button
  • The application starts scanning again and displays all the recoverable videos from the selected drive
  • Choose the media files and folders which you want to regain back
  • Preview recoverable movie files and at last save them to a preferred location on your PC

Precautionary measures:

  • See that there is no transfer interruption while you are moving movies from computer to external storage media or vice versa
  • Try to avoid connecting your external storage media to virus infected computer

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