Tool to recover .nef file

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

NEF file recovery

Hi there..! I am a professional photographer and capture countless number of photos daily, as it’s my profession. But today when I was browsing on my Nikon digital camera, I accidentally deleted a bunch of pictures, which were recently captured. I am very much stressed because of this, as I don’t have another copy of those pic’s. But being a professional I desperately need those pictures which were in .nef format. Please suggest me the right thing to resolve this troublesome situation.

Are you the one who is facing or met the above mentioned type of data loss and need to recover NEF files? Then do not get depress as you are facilitated with advanced NEF file recovery tools today and employing one such you can accomplish .nef file recovery on your Windows computer.

What are .nef files?

NEF is a raw file format of the photos that are captured using Nikon digital camera. NEF is acronym for Nikon Electronic Format, which is a type of raw image format. However, images saved in this format are of good quality, because of which most of the professional and non professional users prefer Nikon digital cameras to capture their beautiful moments of life that they want to preserve for their entire life. Unfortunately there are some uncontrollable instances, due to which NEF files are lost and you are put in uncomfortable situation.

Some common causes for losing NEF files…

Sudden removal of memory card: Nearly all digital cameras use external storage to save pictures and Nikon is included in the list. However, there are moments when in a rush you remove the memory card from Nikon camera and lose NEF picture files.

Unplanned formatting: Sometimes when you connect your Nikon camera in mass storage mode your Windows systems displays a pop stating “Drive need to be formatted”, and there is no way to resolve this error except formatting. This type of formatting will erase NEF files from your Nikon camera.

Corruption: There are high chances of losing NEF file because of corruption, when you connect Nikon camera to a PC or use its memory card in different camera it may get corrupted and result in loss of NEF files.

Points to remember…

  • Never click images if your camera is on low battery or nearly empty
  • Always use “safe option” to eject the card from camera instead of forcefully pulling it out
  • Ensure that you have a proper backup before deleting any file or formatting
  • Use of licensed and updated antivirus version is recommended to execute antivirus scan
  • Go for quick recovery without wasting much time

Way to effortless, NEF file recovery – Remo Recover..!

With Remo Recover you can recover NEF files without any difficulty as software has trouble free user interface. Tool is power packed with advanced and latest recovery modules, due to which it can retrieve NEF files from all logical disasters, if it is protected from overwriting. Software identifies and find NEF files using its smart scanning algorithms. Remo Recover is developed in such a way that apart from NEF file, it can also be used to recover digital photo files from all popular file types. Tool is compatible with all editions of Windows Operating Systems and can be used on all models of Nikon cameras to recover .nef files. Download the cost free version of Remo Recover and get back NEF files on your Windows system in quick span of time.



Following steps help you to carry out ,nef file recovery without any difficulty:

Step 1: Download Remo File Recovery software on your system and install the application. In the main screen, you will be given 2 options; namely Recover Files and Recover Drives, from which select Recover Files and select the drive from which you’d like to recover ‘nef’ files. Click Scan for the software to begin scanning of the drive

NEF File Recovery - Home Screen

Figure 1: Home Screen

Step 2: Once the scan is complete, all the found files are listed in 2 views called File Type View and Data View.

NEF File Recovery - View Recovered Files

Figure 2: View Recovered Files

Step 3: Save the recovery progress so far using the Save Recovery Session

NEF File Recovery - Save Recovery Session

Figure 3: Save Recovery Session

Step 4: As a final step, preview the recovered files and save them to a desired destination

NEF File Recovery - Save Recovered Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Files