Canon PowerShot Pictures Recovery

Step-by-step guide to learn how to recover pictures from Canon PowerShot digital camera using Remo Recover photo recovery software. It supports to recover all formats of pictures from Canon PowerShot with simple steps.

Recover Missing Pictures from Canon PowerShot Camera

Canon as a digital camera brand is ruling the field of photography with its amazing features and functionalities. Canon PowerShot is a series of Canon digital cameras and it is the best selling digital camera around the world. Canon PowerShot is pretty famous for its picture quality and sleek design. But due to logical and human errors pictures captured using Canon PowerShot digital camera can be lost or deleted in various circumstances.

Scenario wherein you encounter picture loss from Canon PowerShot digital camera:

On a family trip you carried Canon PowerShot digital camera and captured some best moments. While returning back to home you wanted to have a look at the captured pictures, but in the process of viewing the photos unknowingly you clicked on format option and deleted precious photos from Canon PowerShot. Losing vital pictures is painful and you start worrying about how to recover pictures from Canon PowerShot?

Most common picture loss scenarios on Canon PowerShot Digital Camera are listed below: -

  • Pictures go missing from Canon Digital camera due to virus infections.
  • Capturing photos when Canon PowerShot is running on low battery mode may cause image loss.
  • If file system on Canon PowerShot camera’s storage medium gets corrupted it results in loss of pictures.
  • Others reasons may include unintentional formatting of Canon PowerShot digital camera’s storage medium, transfer errors, etc.

Even after facing all these scenarios, your pictures will be still intact with Canon PowerShot storage medium until the memory is overwritten with new data. Hence those vital photos can be restored by employing any reliable Windows photo recovery software. But stop using Canon PowerShot digital camera, because if you capture new photos it will occupy the space of lost or deleted pictures and once the memory space is overwritten by new files, recovery of lost pictures is not possible.

Photo Recovery from Canon PowerShot Camera using Remo Recover

Remo Recover is the most widely used photo recovery tool because it is safe, secure and non destructive. It supports to recover pictures missing or erased from various digital camera brands like Samsung, Sony, Nikon, Olympus, Kodak, Panasonic, etc. You can also retrieve pictures from hard drives, USB drives, Flash memory card, etc. It supports retrieval of RAW picture formats like NEF, PEF, ORF, ARI, CR2, CRW, MOS, MEF, etc. Along with recovering pictures you can also restore videos captured using Canon Powershot digital camera. It is compatible with all major versions of Windows operating systems like Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, etc.

Outstanding features of Remo Recover: -

  • Provides preview option to view recovered photos before saving.
  • Ability to restore pictures from digital camera memory cards like SD, XD, MMC, CF, etc.
  • Photos from corrupted, formatted and reformatted Canon PowerShot digital camera’s storage medium can be recovered.
  • Supports to recover pictures from various Canon PowerShot models like Canon PowerShot sx500, Canon PowerShot sx500, Canon PowerShot a2500, etc.

Useful Tips: -

  • Don’t capture photos when Canon PowerShot is on low battery mode.
  • Maintain regular backup of essential photos to restore it after photo loss.


Steps for Canon PowerShot picture recovery using Remo Recover: -

Step 1: Connect Canon PowerShot camera card to your Windows PC using a USB cable and run Remo Recover software, then select “Recover Files” option from the main screen. In the consecutive screen, choose the drive representing your camera card from the list of available drives and click "Scan" button to start scanning & recovery process

Photo Recovery from Canon Powershot Camera - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: After the completion of scanning the camera card, you can see a list of recovered pictures in "Data View", and "File Type View"

Canon Powershot Restore Pictures - Recovered Pictures View in File Type View

Figure 2: Recovered Pictures View in File Type View

Step 3: Before you save the recovered photos, preview each of them by using "Preview" option

How to Recover Pictures from Canon Powershot - Preview Recovered Pictures

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Pictures

Step 4: Finally, if you are satisfied with the recovery results of the tool, then purchase the license key to save the recovered files, as the trial edition doesn't allow to save the recovered files

Canon PowerShot Picture Recovery - Save Recovered Photos

Figure 4: Save Recovered Photos