Restore Movies from Digital Video Recorder

“I have recorded several movies in Digital Video Recorder that is telecasted on TV. However, today morning while a movie was recorded in it, my niece has abruptly removed memory card from DVR. This has resulted in corruption of memory card used on DVR. Now, I cannot record any movie in it and at the same time not able to view movies present in it. What is the solution for this problem?”

As indicated in the name Digital Video Recorder is a player that records videos from digital TV. The best advantage of DVR is that it provides simple operation as well as flexibility and makes sure that you don’t miss any moment in movies or your favorite program. It facilitates you to schedule the recording of video up to two weeks ahead of time. You just have to click on “Record” option and Digital Video Recorder does its work constantly. It provides you an option to record and enjoy High Definition movies and programs telecasted on TV.

However, situation similar to above can encounter at any point making you to lose entire sets of videos that you have recorded in DVR. When memory card on DVR is corrupted, it will not allow you to add or access videos present in it. The only way to get access to corrupted memory card is to format it. But giving command to format memory card will erase entire data and at the same time if you do not format it, then also you are denied to view data saved on it; you will lose data in both the cases. Hence, if you want to get access to movies present in DVR, you should use trustworthy video recovery software.

Suspected instances behind loss of movies from DVR are:

  • Different DVR models have different storage capacity and you should record movies by checking memory space. If DVR is running out of space and you still try to add movies, then its storage device might get corrupted
  • At the time of moving recorded movies from DVR to system, you may mistakenly hit upon “Delete” option in place of “Send to”. As DVR is an external storage media, movies deleted will fail to get stored in Recycle Bin
  • If you are using memory card in DVR, then you should not use that memory card in any storage device other than your computer to transfer movies. In case you insert DVR memory card to unsecured device, then there may be chances of memory card corruption due to virus infections
  • Sometimes you may right click on memory card drive and choose “Format” option instead on “Eject”. This will remove whole data from Digital Video Recorder memory card leaving its memory space free

Digital Video Recorder recovery software:

As soon as the recording of movie is finished, you should transfer it to your computer and save it as a backup copy to overcome above situation. If you have already gone through data loss instances, then utilizing video recovery software is the only way to get back your favorite movies back from Digital Video Recorder. For fast and best result, download Yodot Photo Recovery software on your computer. Being a non-destructive application, it provides security to the files which you want to regain and thereby restores them in a healthy way with the same quality. You can recover any amount of movie files having DIVX, AVI, XVID, MKV, MP4, M4V, MOV and other file formats. Apart from recovering movies from memory card on DVR, it supports to regain photos, videos and audios from memory cards used in MP3 player, camera, camcorder, mobile phones, digital video player, digital audio player etc. Also one can make use of this application to rescue photos & songs from iPods, USB flash drives, external hard drives, memory sticks, etc. Moreover it helps to evaluate recovery results by facilitating preview option. Download free demo version on your Windows computer running with Windows Server 2003, 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 and Windows 7 to check whether this software can successfully restore movies from DVR. If you are pleased with the result, then go further to activate full version.

Working of this software to retrieve movies from DVR:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery software and install it to your Windows computer
  • Launch the software to begin recovery of movies from DVR
  • Soon after running the software, you will see options which are “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select anyone option with respect to movie file loss instances you have come across
  • Next screen shows you the drives from where you can regain movies
  • Mark on the check box provided beside the drive to select it for recovery and then tap on “Next” option to begin scanning
  • List of file types that can be recovered by this tool is listed in separate window.
  • Select required movie file formats or else click on ‘Skip’ option to choose all file types by default
  • Preview recovered media files and finally choose safe location to store recovered movies

Valuable Commands:

  • Check memory space of Digital Video Recorder before recording any movie into it
  • Make sure that you don’t insert DVR’s memory card to any unknown storage device

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