Data Recovery Technology

Helpful functions of photo recovery tools

Working with digital photos can be somewhat cumbersome due to the large size of the files. This is especially true when dealing with video files that can easily be several hundred MB in size. For this reason there exist several file management programs specifically designed to be used with digital photography and digital video. One of the foremost of these is the iPhoto library system. Basically the iPhoto library allows one to sort and group digital photography into easily accessed compartments. However even a moderate amount of digital image storage can easily surpass the abilities of the iPhoto library to handle the data. For this reason there are several excellent photo management and recovery programs available to restore iPhoto library data. These setup graphic user interfaces which act as an intermediate step between the strict iPhoto library storage system and you as a user looking for a simple means of accessing files.

An additional benefit to this type of program is its ability to recover photos from corrupted flash drive media. Digital photos are extremely susceptible to corruption damage during the process of transfer from one’s digital camera to their computer’s internal hard drive. Backup and recovery programs for digital photos allow one to rescan the source media and recreate deleted image files.

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Recovering an NTFS partition that has been lost

NTFS is the file system used by the latest versions of Windows to store and retrieve data on internal hard drives. The New Technology File System replaces the older File Allocation Table system. NTFS is used on Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. Your computer’s internal hard drive is divided into partitions formatted with the NTFS system. From time to time computer’s, due to loss of important operating system files, will lose the ability to access this partition and essentially lose the entire partition. Fortunately there a quality data recovery software makers that produce programs specifically designed to recover lost NTFS partition files. These programs are unique in that they recognize the boot sectors of internal computer hard drives and other digital storage media that has been formatted using NTFS.

By being such a targeted program the software is able to recognize and recover a far higher percentage of lost files. These targeted programs also allow one to recover corrupted NTFS partition information far more quickly.