How to Recover Videos from Formatted Memory Card?

“Hi everybody, recently i captured lot of video clips in my friend birthday party. I thought of storing those video clips on my computer, so I connected memory card to it. But due to some sudden drastic mind change I formatted the memory card. The videos that are present on the memory card are gone, now I don’t know what to do and how to retrieve them back. If you know any solution for this problem then kindly help me please.”

This type of mistaken happens commonly, but don’t get disappointed. One thing you must know is when you format the memory card the operating system will remove the index table from the memory card but not the data present in it. The data present in it will the erased only when you add new content to the space. So, it is advice you to use recovery application as soon as possible after you lose data from memory card.

Scenarios related to video loss from memory card are:

  • Videos deleted accidentally or intentionally from memory cards
  • Video loss due to formatting or “Delete All” option
  • Memory card damage or error,  or inaccessible memory card
  • Corruption due to the card being pulled out while your camera is on
  • Data loss due to frequently using same memory card in different devices
  • Videos might get lost due to transfer errors while moving them to other storage device

Memory card is most popular non-volatile storage device that comes in various different forms. It offers huge storage space and fast transfer speed. Due to this, it is widely used in all portable electronic gadgets like mobile phones, digital camera, camcorder, music player, etc. You can store documents, images, videos, music files on memory card. Since memory cards are large subject to corruption, the video clips stored in it might get lost due to any of the above mentioned scenarios.

When you lose valuable video files from memory card due to these reasons, then immediately stop using card and look for efficient video recovery software that helps you to retrieve videos from formatted memory card.  Photo Recovery is one of the best video recovery software that helps you to retrieve videos from formatted memory card. You can also use this recovery application to retrieve media files from computer hard disk, external hard drive, pen drive, USB flash drive, FireWire drive etc. This application efficiently works on all versions of Windows operating system. It is user friendly to use and it can be used by every individual to restore their valuable videos from formatted memory card. If you don’t know how to recover videos from formatted memory card, then follow the below given recovery procedure.

Procedure to recover videos from formatted memory card:

Click here to download  Photo Recovery program and install it on your Windows computer -> Run the application by clicking on the short icon created on your desktop and follow the recovery steps present on screen -> In main screen you can see two options i.e. “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery” ­-> Select “Delete Photo Recovery” option to restore videos from formatted memory card -> In next tab, you can all drives present on your computer, including memory card -> Select the appropriate drive that represents memory card and click on ”Next” option -> After the completion of scanning process, you will be able see all your lost video files from formatted memory card in either “Data View” or “File Type View” -> Preview the recovered video files using “Preview” option -> At last, save all your recovered videos to your desired location on your computer.

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