How to Find Lost Videos on the Computer?

  • The powerful tool that performs restoration of the video files in easy steps
  • Capable to restore files from the computer drives and various external storage drives
  • All file type formats of videos, images, songs, etc. are supported for recovery
  • Compatible to run on any edition of Windows and Macintosh


Do you want to safely get back the video files that are lost or missing from the computer storage? Well, you can locate and retrieve all your lost videos from your personal desktop /laptop computer with ease. For this, you will need the best video recovery software like Video File Recovery.

How lost video recovery is possible?

It is possible to recover lost videos from your personal computer because when you lose or delete a video clip, it is not permanently wiped. It just remains inaccessible at the user end because the operating system removes all the entries to the video from the storage and marks them as free. On the other hand, the lost videos are still present in its original location until it gets overwritten. Retrieval of such lost videos can be easily achieved using Video File Recovery software. Check this URL: for complete details.

Now, proceeding with the video recovery procedure, let us see some of the other main reasons for video file loss:

  • Intentional or unintentional format of the computer hard drive or any other storage media containing vital video clips
  • The interruption occurred while transferring video files between a portable drive and the computer
  • Forceful or improper removal of the external storage media while playing the video file residing in it
  • Deadly virus or malware infection on the storage drive
  • Corruption, software malfunction, drive error and other conflicts

Easy steps to find lost videos on the computer

Step 1: Run the Video File Recovery application on your computer.

Step 2: Select Recover Files option available on the home screen.

Step 3: Browse the computer drive from where the videos are missing.

Step 4: Press on the Scan icon.

Video File Recovery - Main screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 5: Wait for the scanning process to complete.

Figure 2: Scanning for video files

Step 6: Recovered videos can be viewed in File Type View and Data View layouts.

Figure 3: Recovery results

Step 7: Preview the retrieved media files and mark them for saving.

Figure 4: Preview Window

Step 8: Set an appropriate destination location to save the regained videos. Hit Save button.

Figure 5: Save Recovered Videos

More about Video Recovery software

Video File Recovery is a specially designed tool to overcome video file loss issues such as missing videos, deletion, corruption, format, and so on. You can easily restore back your lost videos using this all-in-one desktop application. It is also capable of restoring videos from external hard drives, memory cards (SD, CF, xD, MMC, etc.), memory sticks, DSLR cameras, iPods (Nano, Mini, Classic, & Shuffle), USB pen drives, camcorders, and many others. If you want to recover files from a corrupted memory card, follow this link: Furthermore, the free demo version of the tool is available, this lets you evaluate the recovery results. Furthermore, this the application is compatible to run on all the latest Windows (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10) and Mac (High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard, and Lion) operating systems. Visit this page: to get more information about the Mac version.

Note: With the help of this tool, you can also recover your video which has been deleted from Mac Trash within a fraction of seconds. To find out more on Mac Trash deleted video recovery, visit here:

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