How to Recover MPG Files?

Updated on June 30, 2021

Safely recover MPG or MPEG files that are lost or deleted from different storage devices using Remo Recover software in few clicks. For deleted MPG files, lost MPG files due to formatting, corruption, during transfer, virus attacks or any reason, Remo Photo Recovery is the perfect pick! Download the software and get your free trial now!

MPG (Moving Picture Experts Group) which is also known as MPEG is one of the most prominently used formats to save video files. The .mpg video files (with MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 encoding standards) are compatible on various multimedia players like Windows Media Player, QuickTime Player, VLC and so on. Interruption during transfer of MPG files or bad sectors on the storage medium makes your MPG file inaccessible. This leads to loss of MPG files. Luckily, your MPG video files can be recovered with the help of a professional video recovery software. Read till the end to know more.

What Leads to Loss of MPG Files?

  • Accidentally formatting your storage drive when an MPG video file was present in it
  • Interruptions while transferring your MPG video like abrupt removal of memory card or sudden system shut down results in MPG video loss
  • Inaccessible drive or partition due to bad sectors or logical errors that forces you to perform format
  • Virus attack, file system corruption, software conflicts, etc. are the other reasons for loss of MPG files

With power scanning & video recovery capability, Remo MPG recovery software can easily recover MPG files under any data loss situation from your Windows or Mac system. Memory cards (SD, Micro SD, MMC cards, CF, XD cards), external hard disk, USB stick, iPods & other storage media are also supported! Get started with a free trial now!

Recover MPG Files using Remo Photo Recovery Software

Remo Recover utility easily restores missing, deleted, corrupted MPG video files from various storage devices. Losing MPG files due to formatting, corruption, interruptions, accidental deletion, or virus attacks cannot stop Remo Recover from efficiently performing video file recovery.

Even when the hard drive (with MPG files) contains bad sectors, you can perform recovery by using the ‘Create Disk image’. It will make an exact replica of hard drive by omitting the bad sectors and retrieve MPG files from it.

The video recovery software not only recovers MPG files, but it also performs AVI file recovery, MOV video recovery, MP4 file recovery, and other video files which are deleted or lost. Apart from recovering MPG files, it will recover photos, text files, music files, zip files and many more in just few clicks.

How to Perform MPG File Recovery?

Step 1: Download and install Remo Photo Recovery software (available for both Windows and Mac OS)

Step 2: Run the software and select Recover Photos option from the main screen to start with the data recovery process

click on recover photos for digital camera recovery

Step 3: Now, select the drive from where you are want to recover MPG files and click on Scan button to start the scanning process

scan digital camera for recovering photos

Step 4: Recovered files get displayed. Select File Type View to list files by file types. You can also type ‘.mpg’ in the Search box to list only recovered MPG files.

Step 5: Finally, preview the recovered MPG files and save in any preferred location

save recovered digital camera photos

However, this process only works to recover the deleted video files, since virus infection also deletes the video files you need a video repair tool to fix the MP4 videos.

What More Can Be Done with Remo Photo Recovery Tool?

  • Helps recover MPG files from formatted hard drives, external drives, SD cards and more
  • The software is compatible with all versions of Windows and Mac OS X including the latest Windows 10, and macOS High Sierra.
  • Comes in handy even while recovering corrupt videos from SD card and supports Lumix cameras, Sony, Nikon, Olympus, Minolta and other cameras
  • The entire process requires just 4 simple clicks, the software does everything automatically and recovers JPG files
  • Offers free trial version, providing full preview of recovered MPG files before purchasing tool

How to Prevent MPG Video File Loss in Future?

  • Maintain extra copy of video files as backup on other storage devices; backup is everything when it comes to images & videos.
  • Always double check whether you have selected the correct file for deletion
  • Do not eject external storage device//turn OFF computer during a data transfer process
  • Never format the storage device without having a backup of all data on the device

Why Choose Remo?