Recover iTunes after Formatting a Drive

iTunes is a media player application that comes inbuilt with Mac and is now available for Windows operating system also. Along with playing music, it also allows you to view popular TV shows, movies, internet radio, etc. You can purchase music and various apps from the iTunes store. It is most useful to organize audio and videos on your computer. You can collect your favourite music and other media files from internet and organize it on your computer. But you may lose your favourite songs, pictures, etc. when the storage device is formatted. If you want to recover iTunes after format, the most effective way is to go through iTunes recovery software.

Generally there are two situations where you may lose iTunes data due to formatting of storage device. First one is user mistake i.e. accidentally formatting hard drive, iPod or any other device. Second one is when the storage media becomes corrupted and not able to access any data from it. Once the drive get corrupted, you cannot store or access data from it, until it is formatted. But after formatting, all old data including iTunes files will be deleted from the storage media. In order to overcome from these situations, you can make use of iTunes recovery software. It can easily recover iTunes after hard drive crash by using inbuilt scanning engine.

Most of the users will format their PC without taking backup of iTunes, when their computer is infected badly. After re-installing the iTunes on your computer, you may not be able to access all the music and apps downloaded previously. To get back your iTunes files, you can use iTunes recovery software. It can access every bit of information from the formatted hard drive. It is designed with inbuilt recovery modules, which enables you to find all lost data from formatted disk. It can even retrieve iTunes from external hard drive lost or deleted due to various reasons such as, accidental deletion, virus infection, iTunes application crash etc. within minutes. Apart from formatted hard drive, one can also restore iTunes songs from Recycle Bin by following the experts’ guidelines.

This software can also work effectively in other scenarios where you may lose iTunes data. This software can be used when you have lost iTunes due to synchronization error, iTunes folder corruption, iTunes crash, etc. This utility can also be used to recover iTunes data from Windows 7 system as well. Sometimes you may get error message while synchronizing iPod files with the iTunes files on your computer. The error may occur while transferring files to a corrupted iPod. Under all such situations, you can retrieve iTunes music by executing iTunes recovery software. It can help you to recover iTunes library from the corrupted iPod and also from the dead hard drive.

It has many unique features, which makes possible to perform quick recovery of iTunes. It supports to restore data from different models of iPod like iPod classic, iPod nano, iPod mini and iPod shuffle. If you want to recover iTunes library on MacBook Pro, here is the way to go - It is capable to restore iTunes files that are lost due to file system corruption and abrupt ejection of iPod. This tool can help you to get back various media files like MP3, MP4, MOV, AVI, WAV, etc. It is compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit operating system. This effective tool can also be used to recover AIFF file from your storage device in just a matter of time. You can also estimate iTunes recovery before purchasing the software, by using demo version. After executing the demo version, you can view the recovered photos, videos, music files, etc. If you want to save them, then purchase full version of this software.

Steps to recover iTunes files after format

Step1: First connect your formatted storage media to a healthy computer where the iTunes recovery software is installed.

Step2: Run iTunes recovery software and select “Recover Photos” option from the main page as shown on Figure 1. By selecting this option, you can retrieve iTunes music and video along with the photos.

Recover iTunes after Format - Main Page

Figure 1. Main Page

Step3: From the next Window select your drive, from which you want to recover iTunes and then click on next arrow button as shown in Figure 2.

Recovery of iTunes after Format - Select Drive

Figure 2. Select Drive

Step4: Wait while the formatted drive is scanning by the software. Once it is done, you can see the recovered iTunes files based on their signatures by using “File Type View” option as shown in Figure 3.

Restore iTunes after Format - Preview Screen

Figure 3. Preview Screen

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