A Complete Guide To Retrieve Photos From Nikon Coolpix Camera

Accidentally deleted photos from the Nikon Coolpix camera? Here is a complete guide to recovering deleted photos/videos from the Nikon Coolpix camera SD card. Make use of Remo Recover which supports file formats like NEF, JPG, PNG, CR2, etc., from almost all popular cameras like Nikon, Canon, Fujifilm, Panasonic, and many more. Download the tool now and restore lost photos from the Nikon Coolpix camera.


Nikon digital cameras, such as the Nikon COOLPIX P950, W150, A1000, B600, I830 have long been popular. Nikon Coolpix series has become a highly preferred point and shoot camera among other Nikon digital cameras. Lightweight, genius autofocus, ability to operate smoothly with gimbal-made vloggers.

However, even such the latest features and functionalities will not stop data loss on Nikon Coolpix cameras.

For example, while shooting videos or clicking photos, we check them and delete unwanted photos, we might accidentally delete a good photo or a video. This is one of the most reported data loss cases. Considering the small buttons, it is understandable why accidental deletions happen so frequently on Nikon Coolpix cameras. It is recommended to make use of reliable photo recovery software.

Note: When you are looking for photo recovery software, make sure that it detects and recovers the Nikon Raw format. Since Nikon uses the .nef extension to save the raw NEF file and most of the photo recovery software fails to detect. Hence, it is recommended to use Remo Recover software.

How to Undelete Photos From Nikon Coolpix Camera?

You can safely recover photos from Nikon Coolpix camera SD cards by utilizing Remo Recover. It has a deep scanning algorithm that scans every sector of the drive to recover photos from Nikon Coolpix I830.  Irrespective of the data loss scenario like accidental deletion, SD card formatting, or memory card issues, you’ll be able to recover data with ease. If you have not taken a backup of your deleted photos, then the only option is to use Remo photo recovery software.

It supports recovery of photos/videos from Nikon DSLRs, Digicams, and Camcorders, including the D3100, D3200, D3400, D5100, D7500, D7000, Coolpix B500, Z76, and others. Nikon Coolpix P900, P700, P520, P500, P330, P310, P100, and others are supported.

Steps To Recover Deleted Videos From Nikon Coolpix Camera

After Downloading Remo Recover. Launch the software, now remove the SD card from the Nikon Coolpix camera and connect it to your computer using a card reader from which you want to restore photos.

  • From the home screen of Remo Recover, select the Recover Photos option

  •  Now select your Nikon Coolpix SD card from the list of drives.
  • Now click on the Scan option, once the scanning process is completed a list of recovered files will be displayed in File Type View and Data Type View.

  •  Now click on the Preview option to judge the success rate of the software. Finally, click on the Save option to get back the recovered files on the Desired Location.

Can We Retrieve Deleted Videos From Nikon Coolpix?

Yes, you can restore lost photos from the Nikon Coolpix camera, not only photos you can also recover videos. However, you need to take one major precaution which is not to use the camera or the SD card once the data loss has happened. Because in most data loss scenarios the actual photo or a video is not permanently erased rather they become inaccessible.

And if you accidentally delete a video or photo from the Nikon Coolpix SD card, the photo doesn’t get completely erased. The space occupied by the concerned photo is marked as ready to be overwritten. This makes the photo invisible or inaccessible.

How To Retrieve Lost Videos From Nikon Coolpix SLR Camera?

The attrib command is one of the best and easiest ways to try to recover videos from a Nikon Coolpix I830. This command will assist you in recovering the photos or videos that have been hidden by the drive.

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  • Connect your Nikon Coolpix SD card to your computer via card reader
  • In the search bar type Command prompt and Run as Administrator.
  • Now type attrib -h -r -s /s /d X:\*.* (Note: X is the drive letter) and hit Enter.

Common Reasons for Media Files Loss in Nikon Coolpix Camera

  • Accidentally deleting photos on Nikon camera SD card
  • Interruptions while transferring pictures or videos from SD to computer
  • Adding files while the SD card is full and capturing the photos when the Nikon Coolpix camera’s battery is low will result in data loss.
  • Corrupt SD cards will result in data loss.
  • Formatting the SD card, in case you don’t have a backup of your SD card data will result in file loss.

Tips To Avoid Data Loss On Nikon Coolpix SD Card

  • Handle Nikon Coolpix memory cards with care; if handled improperly, they can get damaged. For example, ejecting and inserting memory cards improperly or repeatedly.
  • If you shoot images or videos when the battery is nearly empty, you risk losing data from your camera’s memory card.
  • If the memory card is used on multiple devices, such as a camera, a card reader, PC etc. SD cards might wear out eventually leading to data loss or corruption.
  • Data may be lost when modifying files on a memory card using a device while the files are being read on the camera.

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