How to Recover Deleted/lost Photos from Nikon D3100?
Nikon is the one of the most popular camera manufacturers and introduced several series of proudful products. Among them, Nikon D3100 features with the latest technology and provides users with many advanced functions. At the same time, it is easy and enjoyable to shoot via D3100's Guide Mode, which can help you deliver superb results, understand how you achieved photos and know what to expect from each setting. But still we may encounter picture loss for many kinds of reasons: accidentally deleting, formatting, virus attack, device damage and other reasons.
The reason why the deleted photos can be recovered:
Then, is there any way to recover deleted, lost, formatted or corrupted photos from Nikon D3100? The answer is YES! The best solution is choosing a professional and reliable Nikon photo recovery program to help doing the recovery. Actually when a photo lost from the camera, the data itself isn't deleted. But the area the lost photo was stored is marked as blank for other new files to be written. A professional photo recovery tool can scan the area and extract the deleted photo from there. But you need to remember that stop using your camera to capture new photos in order to prevent the deleted files from being overwritten by new data.
Get reliable photo recovery software like iPubsoft Data Recovery (Windows 8/7/XP) or iPubsoft Data Recovery for Mac (OS 10.9 or later) to help you restore deleted photos from Nikon D3100, D7000 DSLR, D5100, etc. The recovering operation process just costs a few minutes: Connect your camera to computer with SD card which is inserted in Nikon camera by USB cable. Select your Nikon camera from the list of removable medial and scan erased data from it. As a result, you can successfully preview all the recoverable indexes and then recover them. Below is the guide showing you how to get back the photos you deleted from Nikon D3100 and more camera.
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Perform Photos/Pictures Recovery for Nikon Coolplix/D3100/D5100/D7000
Step 1: Connect Nikon camera or its memory card to computer
Download and install the Nikon camera photo recovery on your PC. Before you run it, you should connect your Nikon camera or its memory card to the computer via a USB cable or a card reader. After that, you can run the software and there are 4 recovery options available on the interface. Choose the first Deleted Recovery mode at first. If failed, you can try the Raw Recovery. Click the "Next" button to continue.
Step 2: Scan Nikon camera for lost photos
The software will scan the computer system and show all the drives related with it. Select the media drive for your Nikon camera and hit on the "Scan" button to start scanning lost files on it. Do not disconnect the card during the scanning.
Step 3: Recover photos you want selectively
After the quick scan, all the recoverable files, including your lost photos will be shown and organized in a tree structure with details like name, size and deleted time. Check if you have found your wanted photos, mark them and click the button of "Recover" to start the photo recovery process for your Nikon D3100.
Kindly reminder: By clicking the "Recover" button, you will be popped up with an output choosing dialog from which you need to select an output folder on your computer to save the recovered photos. Make sure the location you choose has enough space to store the recovered photos. Please do not save them back to your Nikon camera or its memory card to prevent the data from being overwritten.