Step 1:- On the main interface of ‘Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery’, click 'Recover Photo, Audio, & Video'.
To recover photos/music/videos from SD card and external USB drives, attach the media to your computer and then open the software.

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Step 2:- Select the Drive (Volume) or the Physical Disk for scanning. The external media, attached also gets listed here. If not, then click the ‘Refresh Drive’ button. Select the required drive to be scanned for recovery and click 'Start Now'. Here you also have the option of 'Advanced Scan' that enables you to customize the recovery on the basis of file types.

Photo Recovery Win

Photo Recovery Win

Step 4:- In the ‘Advanced Scan’ windows, there are options to scan according to the file list, such as ‘Photo’, ‘Audio’, or ‘Video’ or you can select the data range from the storage media. These options customize the process and minimize the scanning time.

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Step 5:- The screenshot shows that the scanning process is in full swing. The files found are listed in a tree structure in the left hand side window pane.

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Step 6:- Here is the window that shows the preview of the files after scanning. This is a multi-purpose window from where you can select the desired files and click the ‘Recover’ button to save them.

Photo Recovery Win

Step 7:- Chose a location to save the recovered multimedia files. The screenshot shows that the recovered files are being saved.

Photo Recovery Win