CR2 Photo Recovery: How to Recover Lost CR2 Photos

Canon is one of the most popular digital cameras with friendly comfortable, stylish and high capable features, and it is also considered as a safe storage medium to keep the photos taken by Canon camera. But it is highly possible that your photos in Canon digital cameras might get corrupted or inaccessible one day, so you'd better to backup the important photos. The data loss is a very serious problem and if you loss photos in CR2 raw file format from Cannon cameras, and then you need to do CR2 photo recovery.

You may loss CR2 photos due to accidentally deleting, formatting, corrupted memory card or any other human errors. But don't get frustrated as you can easily do CR2 photo recovery with one program. Wondershare Data Recovery Software gives you the chances to recover the CR2 files easily and efficiently. According to your different operating system, choose the right version of photo recovery software. Here we show you how to recover CR2 files in Windows, and the steps to do it in Mac are similar.

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  • Recover lost or deleted files, photos, audio, music, emails from any storage device effectively, safely and completely.
  • Supports data recovery from recycle bin, hard drive, memory card, flash drive, digital camera and camcorders.
  • Supports to recover data for sudden deletion, formatting, hard drive corruption, virus attack, system crash under different situations.
  • Preview before recovery allows you to make a selective recovery.
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.10, 10.11 El Capitan, 10.12 Sierra) on iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro etc.
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How to recover deleted or lost CR2 photo files

Firstly install and launch the CR2 photo recovery software. Here select the storage mediums that have the deleted, formatted, lost or inaccessible CR2 photos, including digital camera, memory card, USB driver or other mass storage devices and the internal hard driver.

Step 1 Select the partition where you loss CR2 files

To recover lost CR2 photo, you can select the option "Photo" to start photo file recovery.

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Step 2 Select the partition where you loss CR2 files

From the list of logic drives here, choose the one partition from which your lost CR2 files locate, and then click the "Start" button to start scanning.

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If you can't find your deleted CR2 photos after the quick scan, you can go to scan again with deep scan. It will deeply search your deleted photos but it will take more time.

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Step 3 Preview and find the lost CR2 files

When the scan completed, the lost CR2 files list here for you to choose. You are able to preview and pick up what you want to recover and click the "Recover" button.

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1. Type the file name or filter the search results to precisely find your lost files in a short time.

2. You can "pause" or "stop" in the process of scanning when you find the lost files and want to recover it immediately. Then continue to scan the other files if needed.

3. Click "Save" button to save the scanning result so that you are able to continue photo recovery at any time as you like.

Here it is, finally your lost CR2 files go back together again!

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