Couple of day’s back, I used “Shift Delete” to delete few movies from my computer hard drive for getting some free space. Later when I searched for one of my favorite movie, I couldn’t find it, then I realized while deleting movies, I have also erased few of my favorites by mistake. I don’t have any back up of those movies. I need it back by some way; I cannot just leave my favorite movies. What is the best way to recover deleted movies from hard drive?
How often you had to face such kind of situations, where you got stuck after deleting important stuff from hard drive. In case you have just deleted movies from hard drive, the deleted movie will find the space in Windows Recycle Bin. This can be easily restored to the computer hard drive using restore button. But by using Shift Delete the movie file will bypass the Recycle Bin. One will think that it is really cumbersome to recover deleted movies from hard drive, but it is not a big issue in real sense. There are reliable tools which will help you to restore deleted movies from hard drive. Before getting into that, let’s focus on the ways that will lead to deletion of movies from computer hard drive.
In addition to this there are various other unpredictable reasons that lead to the loss of movies from system hard drive. In these cases, the movie files are actually not permanently deleted from hard drive. It remains in the hard disk but it is not visible, it can get permanently deleted only when the space is overwritten with new files. So ensure that no files are overwritten after data loss on your PC hard drive in order to get back deleted movies from hard drive.
Uneraser application is an eminent application that helps to recover deleted movies from hard drive. The software is also efficient in recovering deleted or lost movies from memory cards, external hard drive, USB pen drive, etc. Using uneraser tool user can easily perform data recovery after shift delete which results in permanent deletion of files from hard drive. The application is capable of retrieving MOV, MP4, AVI, FLV, MKV, MPEG, DAT and various other movie file formats.
Step 1: Download and Install the demo version of the software and Run the software. From the main screen, select “Recover Photos” option and then, from the next window select “Recover Deleted Photos” option among “Recover Deleted Photos” or “Recover Lost Photos” options to restore deleted movies.
Fig A. Select Recover Photos
Step 2: Now, the software scans and displays a list of drives. Choose the particular drive from which you need to recover deleted movies and click on “Next” button.
Fig B. Select Drive
Step 3: Once the scanning process is completed, you can view the recovered movie files in two different views i.e. “Data Type View” or “File Type View” using “Preview” option and then “Save” the recovered files to your desired location on computer.
Fig C. Preview Recovered Movie Files