How To Recover NTFS Video Files On Windows/Mac

By | January 27, 2016

How to Recover NTFS Video Files on Windows_Mac

Get Back Your Deleted/Lost or Corrupted NTFS Video Files Easily

If you have accidentally shift deleted few video files from NTFS drive where you have saved a lot of precious and memorable moments and you want to recover them back then you can use Video Recovery Tool. This tool will also help you:

  • Get Back deleted MPEG, MOV, AVI, ASF, movie files
  • Recover deleted MP3, Real Audio, MIDI, Wave, Fruity Loops, CakeWalk Pro, Logic Audio and Audio Interchange sound files.
  • See preview of recovered video and other files before recovery

Recover NTFS Video Files Easily

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“While deleting some scrap video files from NTFS drive, I accidentally deleted some important and memorable videos of mine; those are very precious for me. I don’t know what to do? I searched a lot can anybody suggest me a better solution to recover video files from NTFS drive on Windows system? Please help!! Thanks!!!”

NTFS stands for ‘New Technology File System’. This file system is majorly used in latest Windows system where files are shared and accessed easily. This also offers many advanced features with respect to performance, auditing, compression, security, reliability and many more. This has the capability to automatically fix and recover the hard disk from drive related problems. This also supports hard drive sizes upto 256TB on Windows computer. It provides improved security and lets you permission on crucial files and folders, so that users can limit access to those files like videos. Apart from having such advanced features, NTFS drive is still prone to loss of files like videos due to various unwanted scenarios OS reinstallation, human error, bad sectors, etc.

Situation Liable For Videos Loss From NTFS Drive:

  • Sometimes OS upgrade or re-installation on windows leads to formatting of NTFS partition which removes the entire video file present on it.
  • Video file may also lose when NTFS partition somehow gets corrupted due to improper re-partition, formation of bad sector etc.
  • Improper or incomplete transfer of video files.
  • NTFS drive errors.

If you encounter any of the above mentioned issues then it will definitely results to lose of your vital video files from NTFS drive.

Best solutions to Recover NTFS Video Files

Recovery With Backup

Many of you format their NTFS drive to fix virus infection, format error etc. if the process is conducted without keeping proper backup of required files then this will cause complete data loss along with video files from NTFS partition. So it’s always recommended to do such things after keeping complete backup.

So, if you have the backup then you need not to face any trouble, just restore your lost video file from your backup.

External Drive Format or Deleted File Recovery Attention:

When you format an external hard disk or delete files from the external disk, then the files will get erased from the partition table and external disk space will become available. To recover the entire lost file during formatting or deleting, it is strongly recommended you not to write new data to the external hard disk where data got lost.

Use Video Recovery Software:

Looking for a solution Recover NTFS Video Files? At this condition, use of Video Recovery Software for Windows/Mac will help you to retrieve all the lost or deleted data from digital media. This software can recover data from External & internal drives, digital cameras, memory card, USB drive etc with its powerful restoring ability. This is one of the best tools to restore deleted, formatted, corrupted, missing and inaccessible videos, photos and audios from any digital media devices.

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The Digital Media Recovery software is designed in such a way that it can easily rescue any type of data deletion from any storage media and supports all types of memory card which include SD card, CF card, XD card, etc.

Steps to retrieve lost/deleted data from digital device

Step 1 – Install "Photo Recovery" software and launch it on your computer. Click on "Recover Photo, Audio & Video" tab to recover photos, videos and audio files from any SD card, external USB drive or computer hard drive. Connect the media to your computer and then perform the process.

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Step 2 – Select the drive from which you want to recover files. All the hard drive and external media will be shown in the list. Now select the desired drive to scan and then click on "Scan" button.

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Step 3 – Once you click on "Scan" button the software will show that scanning is in progress. The software will search for all multimedia files from your selected drive or attached media.

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Step 4 – After scanning, all the files that are found in the selected volume, hard disk or other storage media devices are listed. You can now select the files to preview them and then you can click on "Recover" button to finally save them on your computer.

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Tips to remember

One silly mistake or small carelessness is enough to erase all the memorable and exciting moments of past. While most of the problems related to NTFS Video File Recovery has solutions but it is always better to confront it by taking some measures. Users are advised to take care of the following points mentioned here if they wants to avoid horrible situation of  NTFS video file lost in future.

  • Never use any digital device when its battery is low.
  • Always make a backup of all your important files or folders so that it can help you in future when any data loss situation happens.
  • Use some reliable power source which can help your system from sudden shutdown
  • Before formatting, check your storage device at least two to three times.
  • Don’t remove the files when file transfer process is on progress
  • Before removing the device from computer or from any other system, eject it properly
  • Avoid using the same device when it is already used and it is full. Keep it on safe place and do not save any new media files otherwise the previous data will be overwritten


We have shortlisted the best possible solution to retrieve up your lost/corrupted/damaged NTFS video files. Hopefully these solution will short out your issue and help in easy recovery of your precious video files.

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How To Recover NTFS Video Files On Windows/Mac
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