Jihosoft File Recovery

User Guide of Jihosoft File Recovery

Jihosoft File Recovery is the advanced Data Recovery tool with user-friendly interface to accomplish the process of recovering deleted/formatted/damaged documents, photos, music, video, email, etc from Windows-based hard drives and external USB drives, memory card, mobile phone, digital cameras, etc.


Install and launch Jihosoft File Recovery

Double click the installation package to install the free trial version of Jihosoft File Recovery on your computer. After that, click the app icon to run it. On the main screen, select the file recovery mode you want.


Choose Partition to Scan for Lost Files

All the internal & external drives will be detected by the program and be listed on the left panel. Select and check the drive that you want to recover files from.

Note: if you want to recover files from external storage device, please connect the device to computer first.


Select File Format to Scan

Go to the “Advanced Scan” tab, select the file types you want to recover in the file list tab. For example, if you only want to recover jpg files, make sure you select jpg only. This will greatly improve the file scanning performance.


Preview Scanning Results

When the scan is over, all the recoverable files will be listed in the left panel by folders. You can view the file’s details such as file name, size, type, modified time and contents in the right panel.


Recover Lost Files

Check the files you want to recover, then hit right-bottom “Recover” button to start the file recovering process.