“.ind” file extension is used for Adobe InDesign graphics document files and the “.indd” file extension is used for Adobe InDesign document file. Generally, these InDesign files may go missing or gets deleted due to numerous reasons.
Causes for Loss or Deletion of InDesign Files:
Apart from the above reasons, there exist several other numerous factors which are responsible for INDD file deletion/loss.
Step 1: Double-click on the Recycle Bin folder (Trash on Mac) and search for your deleted InDesign files. If you find, drag and drop the .ind/.indd files onto the desktop to recover InDesign file which you deleted.
Step 2: If you want to recover InDesign file, which is lost after system shut down unexpectedly due to power surge, system error, etc. then follow below steps.
In case, if you have emptied Recycle Bin/Trash folder after deleting InDesign files or Adobe don’t create a copy of your recovered InDesign file then, make use of Remo Recover tool that can easily restore deleted or lost InDesign files in a short interval of time.
Remo Recover software is the best solution to retrieve lost or deleted Adobe INDD files without any difficulty. It is a read-only program which does not damage or alter the original file content and restores InDesign file as it is. It is a secure and reliable software which will quickly identify and help you in recovering Adobe InDesign files in a working condition on all Windows Operating Systems. Also, the Mac version is available.
This tool supports the recovery of all media files including RAW images like ARW, CRW, DCS, BAY, CAP, ARI, etc. Using this application one can retrieve files from removable hard drives, USB flash drives, memory cards, memory sticks, etc. which are formatted with FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5 and ExFAT file systems.
InDesign files deleted using Shift + Delete keys combination, documents deleted unintentionally from Windows Recycle Bin or those which bypasses Recycle Bin can easily be rescued with this perfect InDesign file recovery software. It not only gets back InDesign documents but also other files like audio files, video files, images, text documents, etc. can be regained using this utility.
Step 1: Use the green Download Now button to download Remo Recover on your computer and install using standard installation procedure. Launch the software and when the main window opens, select the option named Recover Files. Then choose the drive from which you want to recover InDesign files and click Scan
Figure 1: Main Screen
Step 2: The software now scans the drive and lists all the found files in 2 types of views called File Type View and Data View
Figure 2: File Type View
Step 3: Next, double click on the file to preview recovered files
Figure 3: Preview Recovered Files
Step 4: Lastly, save required files to any desired location
Figure 4: Save Recovered Files