Restore Old Photos on Mac

I had a collection of old photos of my childhood. Yesterday, while viewing them; I felt few images need a touch up for stains on the images, light leaks and other issues. So, I used Adobe Photoshop application for editing those photos but after some time, this application got closed unexpectedly. Afterward, when I restarted it, all images opened in that application were erased. Now, I am in terrible state because it is very big loss for me. Is there any chance for me to recover those old photos on Mac?

Yes, of course!!! You can do so. Being Mac user, if you have enabled Time machine tool, then there must be a copy of backup, access it. But even after this, if you didn’t find any trace of erased photos, then in such case , accessing prominent photo recovery software will be the perfect choice.

There are many reasons which might lead to loss of old photos from Mac. Let’s discuss major ones:

  • Emptying the trash after deleting old pictures
  • Removing old images using Disk utility
  • Enabling Auto Trash option on Mac device
  • Unknowingly  formatting Mac volume that contains all old images

Is there any ultimate solution for retrieving old pictures on Mac?

Use Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software to recover old photos on Mac device. By using this utility, one can restore photos with its 2 to 3 simple steps. Both generic and RAW image files having file types like JPEG, PNG, GIF, NEF, CR2, CRW, DNG, ARW, ORF, MRW, PEF, RAW, X3F,RAF, KDC and many more can be recover using it. This program enables to regain deleted as well as lost pictures on Mac. Apart from Mac drive, it also helps to restore pictures from storage drives such as removable hard drive, iPod, USB flash drive, SSD, memory cards and so on. Additionally, it helps to extract videos, music files, documents, archived data, documents, etc. with ease. This recovery program is compatible with many Macintosh OS X versions like 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9 and 10.10.

Easy steps for extracting old pictures on Mac:

Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software on your Mac computer from here -> install application and based on main screen instructions launch it -> Out of the two options i.e. Deleted Photo Recovery and Lost Photo Recovery; choose one of them according to data loss situation -> From the list of available drives, select the one from where old pictures were removed and hit “Next” button -> Select file types of old images that you want to restore now; otherwise click on ‘Skip’ to select all files by default to initiate the recovery process -> Once, ongoing scan gets completed, all image file will appear in two distinct views -> Go to Preview to ensure successful recovery of pictures -> At last, access Save option to store rescued files in desired location on your Macintosh

How to Retrieve Videos from Formatted CF Card?


“I had connected my CF card to Mac system to move some video files. But, before transferring video files, I accidently pressed on “Format” option. Due to this mistake I lost all my video files saved on compact flash card. Please suggest me how to get back that videos from formatted CF card.”

Compact Flash card is a popular memory card to hold media data. It can be used in various digital gadgets like digital camera, handy cam, video recorder, etc. to store their media files. But most of the times Mac user accidently format the CF card on digital device or on Mac computer by facing some problems as mentioned below

  • Accidently formatting CF card either on digital device or on Macintosh system
  • Forcible ejecting CF card from Macintosh system or digital gadgets during video files transfer may induce card corruption after which formatting is the only solution
  • Continuously recording videos on digital gadgets when the compact card is full or when device is running out of low battery can damage CF card and creates the need of formatting
  • Inserting CF card on different Mac computer will corrupt the memory card and generate error message like “Card not formatted”, this will force Mac users to format it

One may come across such problems and forcefully format CF card on Mac system, facing loss of memorable videos from card. There is way to restore formatted video files from CF card with the help of advanced Compact Flash card recovery tool on Mac system.

Tool to restore videos from Compact Flash card after formatting:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is the most effective tool to recover videos from formatted CF card on Mac OS X. This program is designed with simple scanning procedure that restores various video file types such as AVI, MPEG, MPG, MP4, MOV, RM, ALE, 3GP, etc. from formatted CF card. This tool helps to rescue deleted or formatted video files from other flash memory cards like SD, SDXC, CF, XD, MMC and Memory Sticks. Along with video files you can also get back pictures, audios, text files, archives, folders and other document file types on Mac system. This utility is compatible to run on Macintosh OS Mavericks, Snow Leopard, Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion OS X computers.

Simple phase to rescue movie files from formatted CF card:

Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery to your Mac system -> Using card reader, connect Compact Flash card to that computer-> Next install the software and run it according to on screen instruction-> Choose “Deleted Photo Recovery” option from main screen  to regain  videos from formatted CF card-> Pick the drive or volume that signifies your CF card connected to Mac system-> Select any video file types to restore from card -> In next step application start scanning CF card-> Once scanning procedure completes, tool will display recovered video files in two views “Data View” and “File Type View” mode -> Save those retrieved video files on desired destination location by clicking “Save” button, apart from same CF card.






Deleted Pictures Recovery on MacBook

“Some important pictures of my collection got deleted from MacBook while trying to transfer them to a USB drive. Those files got deleted since I removed USB drive abruptly during the process of image transfer. I didn’t maintain any backup of my picture collection. So please can anyone tell me how to bring those deleted files back?”

MacBook is a most used notebook computer manufactured by Apple which is running with the marvelous operating system. This device built for saving, managing of pictures and other data sufficiently. MAC users prefer Notebook computer than desktop computer because of its portability. MacBook users preserve all essential images on it because, due to its brilliant display enriches the quality of images. With all these features MacBook contains few drawback too, that is one might lose important pictures due to different data loss scenarios occurred. Some of the examples for it are given below,

  • Pictures may get erased due to Auto empty trash option activation, which removes deleted image files permanently from trash without giving any intimation
  • Accidental formatting of MacBook drive tend to removal of entire data from MacBook including pictures
  • Repartitioning of drives or resizing the present volume is also one of the cause for deletion of pictures from MacBook
  • Using Command-Shift-Delete keyboard shortcut keys together to empty trash on MacBook which cause permanent deletion pf pictures from MacBook
  • Improper system shut down may lead to loss of pictures from MacBook


Application to recover deleted pictures on MacBook:

One of most asked question about MacBook is, how to restore deleted pictures on MacBook? Best answer for this will be, Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software. It is most reliable and safe utility which helps to retrieve lost files from MacBook in easy and effective manner. This application can recover various image file formats including PNG, JPG, IMG, TIFF, BMP, CR2, RAW etc.. You need not to be worried about safety of this application since it is virus free and 100% safe to use. One can easily utilize this tool on latest Mac OS versions that are Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks. It can also support media files such as iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Air and other Macintosh systems.

Instruction to perform image recovery on MacBook:

Press here to download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool and install it in your Mac machine by logging in as system administrator. After completion of installation, launch tool by clicking icon that has been displayed on desktop. Next you will get two options called “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”, choose appropriate option as per your data deletion scenario and proceed. Next application scans entire system and provide list of available volumes on system. You need to select drive from which images to be retrieved. After selecting drive click on next to begin with recovery process. Once rescue process completes you can view data either by “Data View” or “File Type View”. Preview your recovered pictures using preview option and save them to appropriate destination drive.

Recover Deleted Photos from iPod

“Hi guys, I recently deleted some photos by mistake on iPod. I thought that I had a backup of those deleted pictures, but when I searched for these images on my system I couldn’t find it. Now I wanted to know whether there is any solution for recovering deleted photos from iPod. Thanks in an advance!!!”

Every iPod users will be facing this or other kind of errors with their Apple iPod. One thing they must know is, when they lost or deleted photos from iPod then it won’t get completely erased from iPod storage media. Rather the iPod will remove file name from the index table and mark that space as free, so that it can be used by some other data. Some of the common reasons for deletion of photos on iPod are:

  • Accidental deletion of pictures  from iPod while deleting unwanted files
  • Restore the iPod, restoring operation completely erases the photos present on iPod leading to photo loss
  • Virus or malware attack on iPod can completely erase  your valuable pictures
  • Sometimes photos from iPod might get deleted by unauthorized users or application installed on iPod

There are several unknown reasons for deletion of photos from iPod. In all these situations the pictures might not get permanently removed. You can restore your images to iPod if you have backup of those erased photos. In case, if you don’t have backup of deleted photos or backup files is missing then don’t worry. You still have a chance to recover images from iPod, only thing you need to do is use efficient photo recovery software.

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is the best professional data recovery software used by several users to retrieve their deleted or lost images from Apple iPod. This tool has an advanced scanning algorithm which scans each and every block of the iPod storage media and restores your valuable photos back. It has user friendly interface and can be used by every Apple iPod users to recover their missing pictures and other media files on iPod. This software comes with a demo version, using which user can check the performance of the recovery software. This recovery utility allows users to preview recovered photos prior to restoration. It effectively works well with all versions of Mac operating system such as Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Mac OSX Lion and Mac OS X Mountain Lion.

Procedure to recover deleted photos from iPod:

Press here to download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery and install it on your Mac computer -> Connect you iPod to recovery tool installed system -> Run the recovery application and follows instructions present on screen -> In main screen you can see two option, from that select “Deleted Photo Recovery” option -> After this, recovery software scans the entire Mac computer and displays all volumes, including iPod media -> Select the iPod volume from which you need to recover deleted pictures from iPod and click on next option -> Software starts scanning the selected drive and displays all recovered images in Data View or File Type View -> Finally save the recovered pictures to your desired destination location on Mac computer.

iPod Mini Data Restoration Software

“Normally I felt it is not necessary to worry about the music tracks that were deleted from my iPod Mini, because I have a confidence that I can recollect them with my friends or from any music store. But, recently by fault I formatted my iPod Mini containing plenty of music files. Now I became a looser, because I failed to recollect all the songs that were preserved in my iPod Mini. I missed most of my favorite old songs!!! Please anyone advise me a way to restore lost audio files from my iPod Mini”

You can recover music files from iPod Mini with the aid of fine iPod Recovery tool.  Normally you may do not bother about the thing, unless it matters a lot. If you have deleted or removed a playlist containing most of your desired music tracks, then don’t worry!!! In fact only index entries of missing or deleted audio files were removed from file system and that memory space is marked as free on iPod Mini. The original music file content still exist in that address space only and it is restorable until it gets overwritten by new files. Therefore, you can rescue all type of music files with different formats from iPod Mini.

Let us discuss some reasons behind data loss in iPod Mini:

  • External Threats: Harmful virus, Trojans, malwares, spywares, worms, etc infects the iPod Mini, when it is connected to the virus infected systems. Thereby makes its music flies inaccessible
  • Unintentional Deletion: Accidentally clicking on “Delete” option while carrying some task in iPod Mini can lead to permanent deletion of files
  • Restoring issues: If you by mistake restore iPod Mini to its factory setting, then you may lose entire iPod data
  • Mishandling of iPod Mini: While accessing iPod Mini contents, if you abruptly disconnect the iPod device from the Macintosh computer, then it might results in iPod corruption and makes its data unreadable

To overcome these difficulties, you should first search for backup to restore missing music files. If you cannot find music files in iPod, then here you can take support of reliable iPod Mini recovery tool called Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software in order to regain all music files, which are removed or lost from iPod Mini.

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool has user friendly graphical interface and provides simple on screen instructions during file recovery process. With the aid of this utility, you can bring back music tracks from all other iPod models, USB drives, flash memory cards, hard drives, music players and all storage devices. You can rescue data from iPod Mini on different versions of the Macintosh operating system like Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6), and Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion). Click over here to download trail version of Yodot Mac Photo Recovery application.

Steps to recover music files from iPod Mini:

Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software and install it to your Macintosh computer -> Connect your iPod Mini device to that system -> Launch the utility and follow the on screen instructions -> Select  “Deleted Photo Recovery” option to bring back your deleted music files or “Lost Photo Recovery” option to retrieve missing audio files from iPod Mini -> This application scans and displays all the drives present in the Mac system -> Choose the volume which denotes your iPod Mini and click on “Next” button -> The program scans the entire iPod device and displays all the deleted or erased songs from it -> Later select your desired music files and preview them before saving -> At last, browse for the destination location to save retrieved audio files (Don’t save to the same iPod Mini from where you lost music files).