How to Recover Mac Lost or Deleted Video Files with Ease

The terminology "video" commonly refers to several storage formats for moving eye pictures: digital video formats, including Blu-ray Disc, DVD, QuickTime, and MPEG-4; and analog videotapes, including VHS and Betamax. Video became one part of our daily life because it is easy to be recorded and transmitted in various physical media, so it is portable and easy to share. But video file is still a kind of data, it is difficult to avoid or escape from video file loss.

Sometimes you are unable to see your favorite video files on your computer hard drive, or accidentally deleted video files from your hard drive and even emptied the Trash Bin. In some situations, you may find that your precious, memorable or interesting videos get lost from digital camera or other storage media. Fortunately, you can rescue video files with video recovery software on Mac.

Scenarios of Video Loss

Here is a list of video loss situations, which is we also should avoid.

» Accidentally deleting video or folders

» Wrongly formatting video player or other storage media

» Digital recorder or camcorder memory card error

» Disconnecting memory card while reading or recording video

» Corruption of hardware

» Virus attack

» Unknown reasons

Operate Video Recovery

Any of the above situations will bring video loss to you if no updated backup available. In such circumstance, you are required to opt for video recovery solutions to recover deleted video. The best situation for a successful video recovery is that there is no new data saved to the place where you lost videos, because new data would overwrite lost videos. So it's important to perform video recovery as soon as possible once video loss happens.

uFlysoft Data Recovery is specifically designed video recovery software, which provides absolute video recovery of deleted, formatted, and lost videos from hard drives, mobile phones, camcorders, digital cameras, USB drives and more, including MOV, AVI, ASF, WMV, MP4, MIDI, M4A, M4P, WMA, etc. With the help of Video Recovery software, you can rescue video files safely and easily by yourself.

Step1. Scan the device where you lost videos

If you lost your videos directly from the computer, just select the partition and perform a scan. If from other external devices, connect it to your computer, and choose it from the panel and begin to scan.

Step2. Check and recover lost videos

When the scanning completes, check the video formats and select them to "Recover" and save on your computer (don't save it to the same place where you lost them before.).


1. DO NOT install the Video Recovery to the same partition where you lost data for avoiding overwriting original data.

2. Regularly backup your precious files on your memory card to other storage devices in case of memory card corruption.

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