How to Recover Deleted Photos from iPhoto Library ?
iPhoto manipulation software application for digital photographs is used to import photos from various multimedia storing devices. It can import, edit, organize, share and print digital photographs generated by different types of cameras and camcorders. While transferring photos between digital camera and iPhoto library, there are chances of loss of photos due to some unknown reasons. Lost photos from iPhoto library can be easily recovered using photo recovery software that scans the entire iPhoto library for recovery of deleted and lost photos. The lost and deleted photos can be recovered by rebuilding the iPhoto library using “Rebuild” option provided with the iPhoto software, but rebuilding do not guarantee the complete photo recovery and hence our recovery software comes into picture. This recovery software has a user-friendly interface for recovery process and displays the recovered photos in a Mac-styled interface, thus it is very comfortable to use for Mac users. You can preview the recovered photo from iPhoto library before saving it on a healthy Mac volume or CD/DVD. The software supports picture recovery on Mac OS X like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, etc. and can recover pictures from formatted Mac volumes with HFS+ and HFSX file systems.
Photos can be lost or deleted from iPhoto library due to many reasons. Sometimes, iPhoto software gets corrupted due to some irregularities in Mac system files or some other errors. The corrupted iPhoto software may damage the iPhoto database which stores all the photos imported from various digital cameras, scanners and internet. Due to damage in iPhoto database, photos may be lost when they are imported or they may become inaccessible in the process. Photos lost in such circumstances can be comfortably recovered by making use of this efficient photo recovery software. Photos also get deleted when you accidentally trashed iPhoto library and even empty its trash, in this case you should utilize this recovery tool to restore accidentally deleted photos from iPhoto library. The recovery is also possible when photos become inaccessible due to virus intrusion that may occur during data import from the internet. Flash cards are commonly used to import photos to iPhoto library and sometimes a damage in flash card may lead to loss of photos from iPhoto. However, you can recover images from flash card that gets corrupted due to virus attack.
Apart from recovery of pictures from iPhoto library, the software can also recover images from Canon digital camera, camcorders and various other devices. It also undelete pictures from formatted memory card, different types of flash drives, FireWire drive and even external hard drive. The photo recovery software can be used for recovery in almost all the data loss scenarios on Mac and Windows operating system.
To restore deleted pictures from iPhoto library, follow the steps mentioned below:
Step A: After installing the software, run it using the icon. Application interface, as shown in Fig A, will be displayed. Select “Recover Photos” option from it.
Fig A: Main software interface
Step B: On the next interface, select “Recover Lost Photos” to recover photos from iPhoto library. Next window will appear displaying the detected volumes, as displayed in Fig B, select appropriate volume on which iPhoto is stored and click “Next”.
Fig B: Select appropriate volume
Step C: From the list of photo file types, select the ones that you want to recover and click “Next”, as shown in Fig C.
Fig C: Selection of File Types
Step D: A list of recovered pictures is displayed after the completion of scanning process, as shown in Fig D. Use either “Data view” or “File Type view” option to view the list.
Fig D: Data view / File Type view
Step E: Preview the recovered photo using “Preview” option and save the recovery session. Once you purchase the full version of software, open the saved recovery session and save the recovered photos from iPhoto library using “Save” button.