How to Recover Data from Camcorder?

Download the free demo version of Remo Recover software and follow the step-by-step instructions to perform Camcorder data recovery in 4 simple steps. The tool detects and recovers all types of RAW images, videos and other media files.


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Data Recovery from Camcorder

Camcorders are most widely used around the globe to record videos in many occasions like wedding, birthday parties, etc. It is a basic need for professional videographers, journalists and in many other sectors. These days using Camcorder you can even record 3D videos and they have also incorporated with projectors. Earlier Camcorders were using tapes to store data, but now in 21st century main source of storage in Camcorders are flash memory cards. These memory cards can store huge amount of data and it is quite easy to share and transfer files via Camcorders. These Camcorders are widely used because they are cost effective, portable and easy to use.

Software to Recover Camcorder Data

As Camcorders are greatly in use they are very much prone to data loss in many situations, data from Camcorders go missing due to human mistakes and logical errors. One of most commonly committed human mistake is accidental formatting of Camcorder’s memory card. Assume that you have recorded some videos and had stored some pictures on Camcorder. You wanted to create backup of this vital data on your Mac system. Hence, you connected Camcorder to Mac machine using a USB cable. Unfortunately instead of selecting open option you clicked on format option, which lead to loss of valuable data from Camcorder. Now you don’t know about how to recover data from Camcorder?

It is a quite common circumstance encountered by many Camcorder users, but no need to get upset!! There are many reliable Mac data recovery tools to rescue your vital data. Apart from above explained instance there are many other scenarios in which you lose files from Camcorder, few of them are listed below:

  • Accidentally clicking on “Erase All” option results in severe data loss on Camcorder.
  • Abrupt removal and insertion of memory card into Camcorder leads to data loss.
  • Using same memory card on other Camcorder causes missing of vital files from it.
  • Other reasons for data loss on Camcorder may include virus infections, firmware errors, etc.

Soon after encountering any of these instances stop using Camcorder to save new files and if you encounter memory card error don’t format it until and unless you are done with recovery. Choose one of the best Mac data recovery tool like Remo Recover, then connect Camcorder to any Mac machine and recover all your precious data.

Why Remo Recover?

Remo Recover is especially designed and developed for recovering vital files like videos and photos from Camcorder. It is engineered with highly sophisticated data recovery algorithms which scan entire drive for missing and erased files. This utility supports recovery of most of the video and photo types like MOV, AVI, M4V, JPG, JPEG, etc. Additionally it facilitates preview option to view recovered files prior to saving. These retrieved files can be stored to any location on computer or to CD / DVD. This software supports to recover data from formatted, reformatted and corrupted Camcorder’s memory card.

Prominent features of Remo Recover:

  • It has the ability to recover Camcorder data from various types of memory cards like SD, MMC, etc.
  • Capable of recovering data from various brands of Camcorders like Samsung, Sony, Panasonic, etc.
  • Supports to recover data from Camcorder on any Mac machines like MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, etc.
  • It is highly compatible with all major versions of Mac operating systems like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion.

Useful Tips: -

  • Don’t capture videos when Camcorder running on low battery mode.
  • Avoid improper ejection and insertion of memory card from Camcorder.


Steps for recovering data from Camcorder using Remo Recover software: -

1: Connect Camcorder to Mac system using a USB cable and select suitable option from main screen.

Camcorder Data Recovery - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

2: Then select the drive representing Camcorder card and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

Camcorder Data Recovery - Select Camcorder Volume

Figure 2: Select Camcorder Volume

3: After completion of scanning process you can view list of recovered data in two types of views which are “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Recover Data from Camcorder - Recoverable Data

Figure 3: Recoverable Data

4: Finally make use of “Save Recovery Session” option to avoid rescanning of drive in future.

Best Data Recovery Software for Camcorder - Save Recovery Session

Figure 4: Save Recovery Session


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