In today’s How To Guide, we’ll be examining he easiest ways of retrieving videos that are accidentally deleted from the Flip Video cameras. As we all know this to be a quite aged product, there are many of us that still liked this cam-coder basically because it offers some interesting features and convenience which is the number one important thing.
Launched in 2009, Flip cameras are tape-less camcorders. They record high-definition MP4 videos at 640 x 480 or 1280 x 720 resolution and use H.264 video compression.
For what it’s worth, accidental deletion of videos happens even with other cameras. Formatting, Virus infection as well as low memory card storage space or recording with low battery or even a disconnection while transferring files from the Flip camera to your PC and other issue are reasons why you’d lose your recorded videos which can be really frustrating especially if you don’t have an idea how you can retrieve it.
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So for whatever reason that made you lose your video files from the Flip camera, there is a simple method with which you can retrieve the video without actually loosing the original quality of the video file.
Recover Deleted Videos from Flip Camera using Stellar Photo Recover
While surfing through the web, I stumbled across the Stellar Photo Recovery software for both Windows and MacOS. While being a DIY software that helps to restore your deleted or lost videos from the memory cards of Flip camcorders. The software isn’t limited to just the FLIP camera, it can also recover from Digital Cameras, pocket cams and so forth from computer, USB flash drives and even SDXC and many more.
The software works with all Flip camera models including Flip Video MinoHD, Flip Video SlideHD, Flip UltraHD camera, Flip Video Ultra, Cisco Flip MinoPro and others so it doesn’t matter what model you are using.
What are the Benefits of using Stellar Photo Recovery
- Recovers videos without hampering the original quality.
- Recovers video files from water damaged, inaccessible, virus-infected camera memory cards.
- Restores deleted videos from FlipShare Library on computer.
- Recovers videos from all types of Flip cameras such as Mino, UltraHD, Flip MinoPro and others.
- Restores photos as well as audio files.
- Available for both Mac and Windows operating system.
Steps to recover deleted videos from Flip Camera
- Connect your camera’s memory card to computer via card reader.
- Download Stellar Photo Recovery software on your PC/ Mac.
- On home screen of the software, select camera’s memory card and click
- After the scan process ends, Preview recoverable videos.
- Click Recover.
- In the dialog box, click Browse to select location for saving the recovered videos.
| Tip to Protect your Flip Camera Video Clips|
Archive your Flip camera’s videos. Copy them from FlipShare Library folder located on your computer to an external hard drive or another media.To find the location, open FlipShare program on your computer. Go to Edit > Preferences. In the Preferences window, under Library tab you can see the location path of videos in the library.
The fact that people still prefer the Flip Camcorder is a reality. Various reasons such as simplicity in the aspect of user interface and experience, even the menu system is super basic which makes it a fantastic solution anyone who really wants a great device should have.
In the case of video loss, the Stellar Recovery tool is a great software that will get things done in a more secured and easy-to-use step by step way.
The software isn’t free though and would require you pay for it meanwhile there is a free trial for a certain period which means you get to test out the software before deciding on whether to purchase it or not.