Simple Tutorial to Retrieve RAW Images from Computer HD

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)


I own a Nikon digital camera and I have the habit of capturing RAW photos in special events like birthday party, marriage function, trip event, etc. to make the moments memorable. Recently, I had captured hundreds of RAW images during our family trip. As soon as we returned back from the trip, I thought of copying all the captured photos to my system. While transferring photos to my system, it got shut down suddenly due to an unexpected power outage. Once when the power came back, I turned on my system with a memory card of my camera connected to it, I was shocked as I could not see few images both on my system as well as my camera memory card. Is it possible now to recover RAW photos from computer hard disk? If so, can anyone help me out ASAP? Thank you…!

Just relax, no need of worrying, as RAW photo recovery from the computer hard drive is possible now with the assistance of Computer File Recovery software. It gets back all your RAW images within a few simple clicks. A team of technical experts has specially designed this software using advanced scanning algorithms. The program scans your computer hard drive and recovers all types of images including RAW photos within a fraction of a few seconds. Later, after recovering all images, it allows you to preview all the recovered pictures in File Type View or Data View. In order to save the recovered photos in your desired location, you need to purchase the complete version of the tool. The interactive and user-friendly interface of this tool allows you to recover deleted files from Apple computer compatible on latest versions of Mac OS X including Lion, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Yosemite, Snow Leopard, El Capitan, Sierra, etc.

There could be various reasons behind loss of RAW images from the computer hard drive. A few important ones are discussed below:

Accidental Deletion: Sometimes, you may unintentionally delete a few important photos. This may happen while erasing unwanted or useless photos using Shift + Delete keys from your system hard drive. Usually, we keep all the beautiful photos of us and remove unwanted or ugly photos from our system hard drive. During this process, we may accidentally delete a few important photos.

Unintentional Formatting: Formatting your hard drive partition which contains RAW photos will cause deletion of all pictures. At times, when you want to format a particular hard drive partition, you may format a wrong partition, which contains your RAW and other photos, by mistake.

Deletion by Third Party Tool: Some third-party tools like antivirus could be the reason behind the loss of RAW photos from the computer hard drive. If your system's hard drive is severely affected by the harmful viruses, and if you scan your hard drive with updated antivirus tool, it will remove virus affected pictures automatically without giving any intimation.

Other Reasons: Few other reasons for the loss of RAW pictures from computer hard drive include image transfer interruption, file system corruption, etc.

Therefore to avoid these scenarios, it is very much essential to backup all your important pictures on some storage media. In case, if you have failed to backup your photos and lose your photos due to any of these reasons, then stop using your hard drive immediately to avoid overwriting of new data on lost RAW images. Then implement this software to restore RAW images from computer HDD in a few easy steps. Along with RAW photos, it recovers other image file formats including PSD, CRW, CR2, ARW, NEF, BMP, TIFF, JPG, GIF, JPEG, PNG, DNG, and many more.

Computer File Recovery tool supports RAW photo recovery from the computer hard drive on all the latest versions of Mac and Windows operating systems. Apart from photos, it has the potential to recover other types of files including PowerPoint files, Word documents, excel sheets, PDF files, videos, MP3 files, games, and so on. It can even perform RAW photo recovery from a computer hard drive formatted with HFS, HFSX, NTFS, exFAT, FAT16, and FAT32 file systems. Using this tool, you can retrieve RAW images from the system hard drive of different types such as SCSI, IDE, SATA and PATA. One can even take advantage of this tool to recover files from a dead computer hard drive, corrupted drive, formatted hard drive, broken hard drive, etc.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Simple steps to rescue RAW photos from the computer hard drive:

Step 1: Get the recovery program installed in your system. Select "Recover Drives" option from the main window.

Step 2: Select the drive that contained RAW pictures.

Step 3: Click on the Scan button.

Windows File Recovery - Select Recovery Mode

Step 4: The tool will search for the pictures that is missing or deleted from the drive.

Windows File Recovery - Select Drive

Step 4: A preview window appears with a list of files. You can view them in Data View or File Type View panes.

Windows File Recovery - File Type View Recovered Files

Step 5: You can just right-click on any file item in the list to preview.

Windows File Recovery - Preview Recovered Files

Step 6: Start marking the files that you would like to save by clicking on the Save button.

Windows File Recovery - Save Recovered Files

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)