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How to recover digital camera photos

This is the guides about how to recover digital camera photos that have been lost due to deletion, format, or media card corruption. Here you can learn about Odboso PhotoRetrieval features and proceed to file recovery by only 5 steps.

You can download it here: free download Odboso PhotoRetrieval

Before you use this app, please read the following important note:

  • Do Not Take Any Further Photos using your Digital Camera’s Media
  • If you have deleted photos, ensure that you do not write data to your Digital Camera Media until you have exhausted all attempts at recovering your photos. Any further data written to the Digital Camera Media may overwrite and permanently destroy deleted photos that could otherwise have been recovered.

Now let’s begin how to recover digital camera photos

Step 1: Select the storage device to scan

Here you can select the storage device that you wish to search.

recover digital camera photos

Once you have selected the storage device to be searched, press the “Next” button and the search will commence.

Some digital cameras use a proprietary connection between the camera and the computer which may not display the storage device on your computer as a drive letter (eg: “E:”). If this is the case you will need to use a digital camera card reader. This is an in-expensive device into which your media card is inserted and which connects to your computer. A digital camera card reader can be purchased from most camera or computer retailers.

Step 2: Preview and select photos to recover

As soon as the first recoverable images have been found, Odboso PhotoRetrieval generates their thumbnails.

When scan if complete, select images that you want to recover, and then click ‘Next’.

To select groups of files, hold down the SHIFT key (for groups) or the CTRL key (for individual files).

If you want to recover All photos in your camera (or on your memory card), click ‘Select All’.

NOTE: you can select ‘Preview…’ from the context menu to Preview your photo.

Step 3:Select the location to save your recovery photos

Now select the location of your hard drive to save your recovered photos.

Note: do not save the recovered files to the same media from which they were recovered, as this may overwrite valuable yet to be recovered photos.

Step 4: Recovering your photos

Wait for recovering your photos.

Step 5: Browse your recovered photos

Completing the Odboso PhotoRetrieval Recovery Wizard. Now you can browse your recovered images. 

NOTE: Now is a good time to make a backup of the photos that you have just recovered!

About Odboso PhotoRetrieval

Odboso PhotoRetrieval is a photo recovery tool that restores all corrupted and deleted photographs or the ones that were lost due to hardware malfunction. This utility works even if a memory card was re-formatted, Support JPEG, TIFF, BMP, CRW, NEF and more file format. You can see recovered images with the free trial version. After the program is purchased, you can save the images to your hard-drive. 100% Success Rate.

Supported file types:

Common Picture Formats: BMP, GIF, JPG, JPEG, PCX, PNG, PSD, TGA, TIF, TIFF

RAW Image Formats: Canon CR2(CRW), Nikon NEF, Fuji RAF, Pentax PEF, Olympus ORF

Multimedia Formats: AVI, MIDI, MP3, WAV

From various storage media including: Digital cameras

  • Compact Flash cards
  • MicroDrive
  • Smart Media
  • Sony Memory Sticks
  • xD Picture Card
  • Multimedia Card
  • Secure Digital Card
  • MicroDrive
  • Floppy disks
  • Zip Disks
  • Jaz Disks
  • Any USB disks

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