How to recover VOB files on Windows/Mac?

By | September 9, 2015

How to recover VOB files

Get Back Deleted or Lost VOB Files From External hard Drive Easily

Have you lost all your VOB files from your external device? Are you looking for a solution to recover such files from it with an ease? If YES then do not worry because you can now easily get them back with Digital Media Recovery Tool. This tool is very effective and with this tool, you can:

  • Retrieve all deleted VOB files from external hard drives easily
  • Get back other lost files such as MPEG, WMV, AVI, MKV in just a few easy steps
  • Recover lost videos files of nay format
  • See preview of files recovered and select the files you want to recover

Recover VOB Files From External Hard Drive

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“I encompass compilation of VOB files from the catalog of a variety of DVD’s that I borrowed. I always play those files by accessing their locations. But those files became inaccessible after the certain period of time and became inaccessible. It may be due to the availability of an additional number of bad segments on the hard drive which is obstructing the entrance to saved VOB files.”

Is this the case with you also, then don’t worry here you will be guided to liberate VOB files devoid of causing injury to the original contents of the file.

A number of gadgets are available in the market. Different types of media players and Power DVD are coming in the market as the technology is increasing. VOB file format is supported by most of the DVD and media players. Audio and video both are contained in this accepted layout. For storing and managing audio and videos files, it’s assumed to be the best medium. But sometimes these files turns inaccessible.

Causes for corruption and Loss of VOB file;

  • Appearance of annoying memory cards errors
  • Software or hardware failure
  • Severe virus infection
  • Unintentional or accidental deletion of VOB files
  • File system corruption
  • Unexpected shut down of system
  • Accidental formatting
  • Shift + Delete for deleting any folder/file

All track related details are stored by DVDs in BUP and IFO files, and VOB (Video Object File), which when a user saves DVD data in his structure its gets copied with extra files. These video files are numbered and scripted in relevant sequence. Removing a respective VOB file from VIDEO_TS folder is something to bother about but may finish up losing the requisite file substance.

There is a famous saying that “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. Hence, if the saying is to be followed, then highest concern has to be taken to backup vital VOB files on split storage media. And if unfortunately you do not have any back-up then just calm down, no need of getting uptight, because revitalization of gone /deleted VOB files is achievable with the help of Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery.

Specification of Photo Recovery Tool

  • OS Supported – Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2003/2000/NT
  • Memory – 1 GB
  • Hard Disk – 100 MB of free space
  • Processor – Pentium Class

Steps to Recover VOB file

Step 1 – Launch and Install “Photo Recovery’ tool and launch it. Click “Recover Photo, Audio & Video” tab to restore from any SD card, external USB drive or computer hard drive. Connect the media to your computer and then execute the method.


Step 2 – Select Choose drive from where you want to recover by selecting from the given list and select “Refresh Drive” button. Choose the desired button to “Scan Now”. For doing recovery on the root of file types click on “Advance Scan”.3

Step 3 – Here you will get an option to scan according to your file lists, such as Photo, Video or you can choose data to use from a storage device. Hence scanning process time is reduced.


Step 4 – On clicking “Scan Now” it will show a process of scanning.


Step 5 – Files can be selected to preview after scanning them and you can click on “Recover” button after that to get them on your PC.


Step 6 – Choose the desired spot on the system to restore files. Save recovered files will be shown by screenshots.