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How to recover photos from external hard drive

External hard drive is same as internal hard drive but it is connected to a computer externally. It is a portable storage device that is you can carry it anywhere and transfer data from one computer to another computer. The main intention of using external hard drive is to keep data backup. It can be connected to a computer or laptop through USB cable. Nowadays People are heavily using this external hard drive to store huge amount of data.  There are different types of hard drives are available such as SATA, SCSI, IDE etc. This external hard drive is also helpful to store data when internal hard drive of your computer does not have enough space. Some hard drives coming with software, so that you can schedule back up using that software. Most of the people prefer external hard drive to store their important photos like vacation trip photos, child’s first birthday photo and any other important data.  In some circumstances, the data stored in hard drive has been deleted or lost due to so many reasons. If any of the important photos are deleted from hard drive then imagine the situation, so how you can recover photos. The photo recovery from external hard drive can be done by using third party utility software.

Some of the important reasons for photo loss from external hard drive are explained here. Most of the time photos are deleted due to user mistakes. Sometimes you want to delete unnecessary photos then you may delete important photos from external hard drive unintentionally. Another reason for photo loss is accidental formatting of hard drive. After connecting an external hard drive to your computer sometimes you will get error like “your hard drive is not formatted, do you want to format it now” then you may select format option and you will lose all data. In this scenario also you will end up with photo loss from your external hard drive. One more reason is unexpected shutdown of your system due to power failure. If your system turned off during transfer of photos from external hard drive to your computer, then the hard drive may get corrupt. Then all data from corrupted hard drive becomes inaccessible. The virus attack also results in photo loss. The virus can corrupt photos partly or sometimes deleted whole photos. In all these situations the people think that the photos are deleted permanently. But you can recover lost or deleted photos by using best third party utility software such as “Remo Recover (Windows) – Media Edition” software.

Remo Recover (Windows) – Media Edition is a good media file recovery software available in market. Using this software you can recover photos, audio, video, text document etc. from the external hard drive. This software supports recovery of all types of photo formats such as JPEG, JPG, TIFF, TIF, PNG, BMP, GIF and PSD. Even you can also recover RAW photos by using this software. You can also view recovered photos on your computer screen before restoration by using “Preview” option.