The Effective Method to Recover Deleted Media Files from iPod
It is common to find a lot of similar questions on the forum like "I carelessly deleted my photos on iPod last night and do you guys have some good advices to recover them?", "Help! I lost the important contacts on iPhone because of updating failure and I want to know how to retrieve the lost files!" or "All the photos disappeared because I formatted my device. Now I regret what I did ! So is it possible to recover the formatted files?" and so on. Luckily, you are able to recover the deleted files like photos from iPod as long as you use the professional skill. (Actually if you want to avoid the similar situations, you can back up files from iPod to computer.)
Before the recovery process, you must make sure there is no new file being added into your device. Because the reason why the lost, deleted or formatted files could be recovered is that the deletion did not damage or destroy the files and just turned the files to be invisible and the space to be useable. If you add new files to the device, then the new files will overwrite the deleted ones and occupy the space that the deleted files took up. So you'd better no use your device anymore after you find the deleted files was lost.
Then we will recommend you the recovery software - MobiKin iOS Recovery for Windows or MobiKin iOS Recovery for Mac, which is highly spoken by a lot of users. The software has been tested for many times so you can trust the software. It is 100% clean without any spyware, adware or other malware. Besides, the program can support all types of iOS devices like iPad, iPod and iPhone with different generations of operating system. The software is easy to operate and the recovery process requires no professional skills. Everyone can use the software easily and retrieve the deleted media files from iPod effectively.
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Steps to Retrieve Media Files from iPod on Windows/Mac
There are two modes in the software: one is to recover the deleted files from the device directly and the other one is to extract a backup from iTunes. Just select one as you like and here we will offer you tutorials of both modes.
Step 1: Start the Software and Select the Recovery Mode
Download and install the software on your computer and then connect the iPod to your PC or Mac with the USB cable. Start the program by double clicking the icon and then you may see an interface like this. First, let's select the Recover from iOS Device mode and click on the StartScan button on the below right corner.
Step 2. Detect and Scan the Files
After that, you will see an interface like this with a lost categories on the left panel and the main parameters of your device on the right panel.
Step 3: Preview and Recovery
Just click on the files according to the types of files you want to recover and then preview the detailed files on the right panel. Mark the wanted files and then hit the Recover button to retrieve them to the computer.
The Second Method: Select the second mode - Recover from iTunes Backup File and then you will preview all the backups that you made on the iTunes before. Just select one and extract the backup to Mac or Windows computer.
Bonus: There is some additional information that may be useful for you - how to unlock iPod touch.