IPod Classic is the first iPod model released by Apple. This has hard drive as storage media and can store your media files. While enjoying music on iPod you may come across some loss scenarios. Do not panic if you do not have backup of files in such situations. You can extract lost files using recovery software. When files are lost from your iPod Classic, they will be still present on physical drive of iPod but not visible on screen. Recovery software helps you to read and display files from iPod drive efficiently. Suppose you have a Mac computer then you need Mac recovery software and have to connect iPod Classic to it to retrieve data from it. Before knowing about recovery process, let us know about loss scenarios which you may encounter on iPod Classic.
Few scenarios in which iPod Classic files are lost:
- When you use “Reset” option on iPod Classic then the settings of iPod will be reset to factory settings and all files which you have saved on iPod will be lost
- If files are attacked by viruses on iPod Classic then they may be deleted from it or viruses may corrupt file system and you lose access to data on iPod
- Formatting iPod Classic intentionally or unintentionally deleted files from iPod drive. The record of information of file location on storage memory will be deleted after format process
- You may delete files from iPod Classic accidentally sometimes. You may select delete option instead of some other option by selecting the file which resulted in deletion
Whatever may be the reason for loss of files from iPod Classic, you can extract files from iPod Classic using recovery software. Yodot Mac Photo Recovery restores files from iPod Classic easily.
Enhanced features of Mac photo recovery software:
You can get back your files lost or deleted from iPod Classic using Yodot Mac Photo Recovery on Mac computers. Various media files like videos, audios, pictures, games, etc. can be restored easily by this utility. This program is compatible with Mac OS X Lion, Leopard, Mountain Lion and Snow Leopard and hence can be used to restore files on iPods connected to these systems. You can retrieve files from iPod Classic on iMac, Mac mini, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro. It is also possible to restore files from not only iPod Classic but also from other models of iPods like iPod Nano, iPod Mini and iPod Shuffle.
Simple procedure to retrieve files from iPod Classic:
Download Mac Photo Recovery software from here and install it on Mac computer. Connect iPod Classic from which you want to retrieve files to Mac machine and run the tool. Select “Deleted Photo Recovery” or “Lost Photo Recovery” from main screen. Then select drive of iPod Classic from list of drives on next screen and click on “Next”. Select file types that you are looking for from list of files on software wizard and click on “Next”. Otherwise click on “Skip” option to retrieve all file type files on iPod Classic. Then program starts scanning iPod Classic drive and displays result quickly in two views namely, “Data View” and “File Type View”. Select a file and click on “Preview” option to view the file. Browse a location on computer drive and click on “Save” to save recovered files.