Restore Photos After Windows Reinstall

“My system was working really very slow. Although it had 2GB of RAM, it takes very long time to load and run applications. So, I thought to reinstall my computer with Windows operating system. During the reinstallation process, I accidentally selected the wrong drive for reinstallation procedure. Before I could realize my mistake, the drive was formatted deleting entire photos that were saved in it. What can be done to undo the accidental formatting during OS re-installation? Guys please help me! Those photos are really very important.”

Windows is the best and most used operating system around the globe, other than Mac OS. With the presence of new features in every upgraded version, Windows users tend to reinstall the operating system in order to utilize new features. During this process of reinstallation, some human errors take place that cause loss of data (photos) from your system. Discussed below are few of them:

  • Photos get deleted if wrong drive is selected and formatted during OS reinstallation
  • Power outages when reinstallation process is being carried out can lead to loss of valuable photos
  • Improper reinstallation procedure can also lead to deletion of photos from your Windows system

Windows reinstallation process should be carried out with utmost care else user may end up in losing all the important data including the photos that were saved on respective partitions. Henceforth to avoid losing photos or other files during Windows reinstallation process; it is suggested to maintain data backup regularly. If there is no updated backup, then make use of Yodot Photo Recovery tool for recovering lost photos while reinstalling OS.

Recovering photos after Windows reinstallation

Yodot Photo Recovery tool is the best and most used application when it comes to recovery of photos after Windows reinstallation or installation. Including Windows hard drive, this photo recovery tool can rescue videos files, music files as well as other file types from various external storage media like memory cards, iPods, flash drives, portable hard disks, etc. quite easily. Installation of this photo recovery tool can be done on various versions of Windows operating systems like Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 respectively. With the help of simple and interactive user interface, even a non-technical user can complete picture recovery process without getting stuck anywhere. All that needs to be done is to install the program and follow the simple steps that are provided in the utility. If any sort of issues encountered while retrieving images from Windows system, you can always find the support of technical team to solve your problems as soon as possible.

Simple steps to recover photos after Windows reinstall:

  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery tool in the system by logging in as local system administrator
  • Run the program and follow the simple steps that are provided on the main scree of the utility
  • Click on Deleted Photo Recovery or Lost Photo Recovery based on the scenario that has resulted in loss of photos from your system
  • Once the option is selected, proceed to next screen, where user can select the drive from where picture recovery process has to be carried out
  • Upon selection of drive, go to the next screen where you can find the list of file types that needs to be rescued
  • As soon as the file types are marked, proceed to the scanning process; upon completion of scanning process, the restored photos are displayed in Data View or File Type View
  • Select the desired type of view and preview the required photos before saving them on known destination location as applicable to host operating system user

Helpful Tips:

  • Backup important data before reinstalling Windows OS
  • Avoid abrupt system shutdown during OS reinstallation process
  • Maintain good power backup to avoid abrupt system shutdown