Recover Deleted MP3 Music Files from iPod Classic

iPods are probably the best entertainment media offered by the modern technology. Among different models of iPods iPod Classic has been reigning over million’s heart. This is because; iPod Classic is enriched with some lucrative features like huge storage, click wheel and full multimedia ability. However, it cannot be denied that, the iPod Classic users do face data loss scenarios as frequently as the users of other digital devices. And the most frequently faced scenario is unintentional deletion of iPod files.

You must have spent lots of efforts, time and money top built your favorite music collection. The MP3 songs in your iPod Classic library would have taken few months or a year to build up. But all your efforts seemed to be a waste just with a wrong click!!! You were just selecting some songs to copy from your iPod Classic to your computer’s hard drive so as to avoid losing them in case they are deleted / lost from the iPod in the future. But, instead of doing that, you deleted the selected MP3 files by mistake!!! Now what??? All the selected MP3 files got deleted in few minutes. You have not even copied the deleted songs anywhere else because; you were not prepared for this.

Don’t be impatient!!! You still got the chance to retrieve iPod music files. This is because; the music files are not actually erased off the iPod. Only the access pointers to them are removed after deletion process. All you have to do is retrieve them before they get overwritten with some new files. All this can be possible using iPod restore utility. This software allows you to restore deleted MP3 files from your iPod.

However, there are some other possible ways of music files getting deleted from your iPod Classic:

  • Unintentionally  deleting the music files while using iTunes
  • Accidental removal of battery results in loss of music files
  • MP3 files deleted off the iPod due to iPod sync error
  • Accidentally formatting iPod in the computer
  • Unintentionally selecting reset option in your iPod Classic
  • Antivirus software may delete some virus infected songs which cannot be fixed while scanning iPod music files

However, you need to be very careful even after the music files from the iPod Classic are deleted. This is because; the deleted music files can be recovered as long as they are not overwritten. Therefore, stop using the iPod Classic right after the files are deleted. Do not install the iPod recovery software on the iPod hard disk itself. It is better to install the iPod recovery tool on the hard drive of your computer and connect the iPod during the deleted music recovery process.

Then, you can easily restore deleted music files from the iPod Classic using iPod Recovery Software. It can retrieve songs erased after iPod Shuffle reset, to know about this click here. The iPod recovery software employs built in scanning algorithms to retrieve accidentally deleted music files including videos and photos from iPod Classic, Nano and iPod Shuffle. The music files from iPod can also be deleted when it synchronizes with any computer in order to transfer data. In such scenarios, this software allows you to restore deleted audios after iPod Sync fails due to outdated iTunes or Windows Registry corruption.

This software is available for both Windows and Mac users. Therefore, it helps you to recover iPod music files on Mac as well as in Windows. It is a simple and easy approach to recover songs from iPod to PC, for more You can easily evaluate the recovery chances of deleted MP3 files by using the demo version of this software. You can even preview the recovered MP3 files before actually saving them on any desired location.

Note: This software can also recover deleted videos from iPod Nano, iPod Classic, iPod Air, iPod Shuffle, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPad Air 2, etc.

Simple steps to retrieve deleted music files from iPod Classic are as follows:

Step-1: Download and install the trial version of iPod Restore Tool. After launching the software, you will get a welcome screen with three different options. Choose “Recover Photos” among them. After that select “Recover Deleted Photos” from the next windows.

Recover Songs from iPod - Welcome Screen

Step-2: Then select the iPod as the logical drive from which the music files are to be recovered and click on “Next”. The recovery process will start as soon as you click on “Next” option. Once the recovery process is over, you can preview all the music files recovered from your iPod.

Recover Songs from iPod - View Recovered Images

To avoid music file loss from your iPod in the future, take regular backup of your important music files. Do not use the same iPod in different computers to avoid iPod corruption. Upgrade your computer with an effective Antivirus program to get rid of virus attack.

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