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[Best Choice] H.264 video recovery| How to Recover H.264 Files

Posted on Jun 14, 2018 by Brithny to File Recovery


H264 is a standard for video compression which provides much improved compression techniques then its predecessors. It is also called as MPEG-4 AVC: Advanced Video Coding. This article will let you know how to recover deteted or lost H.264 video files with simple steps.

What are H.264 files?

H264 is known as AVC - Advanced Video Coding. It is a cutting-edge video file format that stores videos in a compressed form. What’s distinct about this video file format is, it enables you to record/store videos with high video quality in comparatively lower bitrates. 

This helps you in storing high definition videos that consume relatively way less space on your volume. H264 supports almost all major media players including Mac’s QuickTime and Windows Media Players. This video file format is commonly being used these days for recording, storing, compressing and distributing videos.

Why do H.264 files get lost?

  • Accidental or unintended deleting or damaging of video files
  • Malware/Virus
  • Hardware and software failures of the video recorder
  • HDD formatting or initializing
  • Failure of the HDD or flash drive containing the video files

How to recover lost/deleted H.264 videos?

In fact, H264 file recovery is pretty easy as long as you have a useful file recovery tool. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard which allows you to effectively recover deleted, formatted, lost or erased files in Windows 10/8/7 etc hard drive, SD card or USB etc storage devices within 3 simple steps. It is definitely your best choice. Now follow the three steps below and recover H264 files:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the disk from which you want to recover H264 or other videos and click "Scan" to search for all the lost and existing files on the disk.

let the file recovery software scan your lost h264 files

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more H.264 files.

preview deleted or lost h264 files

Step 3. After the scan, choose the lost data found by this recovery tool and click "Recover" button to get them back. Here, you'd better save all the recovered H.264 files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

recover the h264 files that you want with a simple click