How to Restore Downloaded Photos?

“I have faced a troublesome situation; Couple of day’s back I somehow downloaded few pictures from online sites that got saved in Downloads folder. Now when I searched for these pictures I couldn’t find even a single one. I tried to download these pictures again but was unsuccessful. So, I am worried thinking how to recover downloaded photos? Please help me to resolve this issue.”

Photos are the most cherished way to save memories in electronic gadgets. There are many computer users who store memorable pictures on system hard drive to access whenever required. Many times, user may download pictures from social networking sites or from other educational sites. Missing of such downloaded images is very heartbreaking when those photos are needed most. As mentioned in above scenario, there are several scenarios that result in loss of downloaded pictures on Windows. Some of them are:

  • Unexpected deletion of downloaded pictures while erasing some other pictures using Shift+Del keys
  • Incomplete download or error download of photos can result in corruption or missing of those photos
  • Downloading images from unsecured sites can induce invisibility of pictures on system hard drive
  • Virus intrusion or use of unauthentic antivirus tool to scan storage drive holding downloaded pictures can result in loss of those pictures

When downloaded pictures go missing or erased from any storage device, it becomes annoying for users thinking how to recover downloaded photos. Fortunately, this can be resolved by making use of effective photo retrieval tool. One of the most productive software to regain downloaded pictures is Yodot Photo Recovery. It can easily retrieve photos of file formats – JPEG, JPG, IMG, PIC, PNG, PSD, NEF, ORF, CR2, CRW and many more. This software has efficiency to restore downloaded photos, videos, music and RAW images on Windows computers with ease. It can retrieve media files even from external hard drive, pen drive, FireWire Drive, memory cards, SSD and other storage components that are compatible on Windows operating systems. One can use this tool on Windows Vista, XP, Server 2008, 2003, 7, 8 and 8.1 OS based PC / laptop to rescue photos.

Procedure to get back downloaded pictures:

Download the software on your Windows computer from where downloaded pictures are missing or deleted. Use this link to download. Next, install the program and run it by logging in as administrator. When main screen displays, click on ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ option if downloaded pictures were erased. Else, press ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ option to retrieve lost or missing images. Next, from the list of drives showing on screen, choose the one from which downloaded pictures have to be restored. Then, mention the file types that you need to restore or you can skip this step. Moving further, wait till scanning process completes and then view rescued pictures in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’. After previewing selected images, save all restored files to desired location on computer hard drive or on other storage devices.