You don’t need to be a professional photographer to become aware of JPEG photos but not many will be aware of jpeg recovery from formatted external hard drive. JPEG is a common image file format known to almost any one who uses a digital camera. People store their JPEG photos in different storage devices like external hard drive, USB pen drive, system hard drive, etc to keep camera ready to take more photos.

Have you lost JPEG images from your external hard drive? Are you still looking for a solution  to get back lost JPEG photos from external hard drive? Just keep reading, you can find a perfect solution to restore pictures after format your external hard drive. But before proceeding understand, what is JPEG photo file? Our world has advanced a lot and almost everyone is having a digital camera or a similar device to capture pictures. Camera store photos in image file formats like JPG or JPEG and various other formats. But most popular is JPEG, it uses lossy compression technique; the file extension for this format is ‘.jpg’.

Reasons for formatting external hard drive that causes JPEG photo loss:

  • Formatting external hard drive containing JPG pictures: Error messages like “Drive G: not formatted, do you want to format” if you click yes for this prompted error message, drive will be formatted and you will lose all JPG files from your external hard drive.
  • Accidental formatting: Humans are about to make mistakes, accidental formatting of external drive instead of formatting another drive will lead to deletion on your entire JPEG collection.
  • Virus attack: At times when you connect the external hard drive to an infected PC, it may also turn corrupted after that you may face difficulties to access files over it. In succh cases, many users format the disk to free it from virus corruption but unfortunately they lose thier all JPEG images and other data.
  • Other reasons: When the file system of external hard drive is corrupted or it is having a pile of junk data, one can proceed to format it and end up losing JPEG pictures along with other data.

If you are not prepared to face these kinds of situations jpeg recovery from formatted external hard drive will become cumbersome, you might come to the assumption that you have lost all pictures permanently from external hard drive. But whether you are prepared or not JPEG Recovery software allows you to relax in any such case.

JPEG Recovery software is extremely useful to retrieve lost JPEG files from formatted external hard drive. It is an easy to use application with a very attractive and efficient interface letting you to restore images under any circumstances. It can also be used to recover deleted jpeg from SD card, system hard drive, USB flash drive, mobile phones, digital camera, etc. This software comes with ability to work efficienly on Windows and Mac OS X running PCs, laptops.

Features of JPEG Recovery software:

  • This application scans entire formatted external hard drive in minutes and displays the list of recovered .jpeg images.
  • Additionally, it recovers all popular types raw image files such as .cr2, .nef, .dng, .sr2, .pef and many others from external hard drives.
  • JPEG Recovery trial version is free of cost; users can make use of this opportunity to test the efficiency of this tool in recovery of JPEG images from external hard drive.
  • This utility has the ability for efficient recovery of images, videos, audio and other file formats.
  • Along with jpeg recovery from formatted external hard drive, it also recovers lost or erased JPEG images from  flash memory cards, pen drives and other commonly used media devices.
  • User can preview the recovered JPEG files before saving it, as it is allowing the users to verify the JPEG photo is recovered properly.

Steps to restore JPEG images from external hard drive:


Step-1: Select “Recover Photos” from the welcome screen. Then you will get two options & you can select either "Recover Lost Photos" or "Recover Deleted Photos"

Step-2: After that select the external hard drive from which you have lost JPEG images & then click on "Next" option to start the scanning process.

Step-3: Once the recovery process is completed, you will be displayed a list of all recovered files in File Type and Dta View. Now, you can selct any restored files and takes it preview using Preview option.

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