Step by Step guide
Photo Recovery can be achieved to the fullest by making use of Photo Recovery Software (Mac). Given below is the step by step guide to achieve complete photo recovery using this photo recovery software.
Step 1: Remove the memory card from the camera, and connect it to a healthy PC where the software has already been installed. Launch Photo Recovery Software (Mac) by selecting it from the application folder. The main window pops up as shown in Figure a.
Figure A: Main Window
Step 2: The local and the external drives that are detected, are displayed as shown in the figure. Select the hard drive that you connected as slave, and click the Next button to proceed to the next step, as shown in Figure b.
Figure B: Select drive
Step 3: On clicking the Next button, a new window pops up, as shown Figure c. The various types of photo files, audio files, and video files are displayed, as shown in the figure below. You can select specifically, the file types you wish to recover, or select all the file types, if you wish to recover all the media files, based on your requirement.
Figure c: Select file type
Note: By default, all the photo, audio and video files are selected for recovery. You can disable this feature, by clicking the Deselect all button.
Step 4: After selecting the file types, click the Recover button, to start the recovery process. Once the scanning process is completed,you can preview the restored photos as shown in the figure D.
Figure D: Preview