How to recover jpeg photo files on Mac

JPEG stands for Joint Photographic Expert Group. Jpeg is and standardize image compression mechanism which is a commonly used method of lossy compression for photographic images. Jpeg is used for transmitting and storing photographs on the world wide web. It is not well suited for other textual, line drawing and for iconic graphics. It is not well suited for this because jpeg compression method performs badly on these types of images.

Now a days most of the people used Mac device and store short pictures in folders. Folders which are stored in Mac device are more prone to damage. The images files become corrupt and it becomes inaccessible, which result in loss of pictures. Then it becomes situation of jpeg recovery Mac.

Jpeg files become inaccessible due to damage .If Mac hardware is performing well then it means that your header of the image file has got corrupted. Jpeg header becomes corrupted while you transfer the image over a network, or to any other storage device. There may be corruption due to due to unintentional formatting, improper shutdown, and power failure while transferring photos.

Let us consider situation to understand jpeg recovery Mac. One day when you open the system to view photos of your holidays which you have spent at Hill station. While you trying to access out the photos it giving several type of error message. Error messages like “System not responding”.


Encounter messages which are due to damage jpeg files and which need jpeg file formats recovery on Mac.

  • Unknown file type
  • Corrupt jpeg data
  • Unknown jpeg marker
  • Invalid jpeg marker type
  • No preview available
  • This document may be damaged


Jpeg recovery software is specialized software design to carry out recovery of all photos in all file formats. Compatible with all version of Mac OS X. Jpeg recovery for Mac features an easy to use interface.

Jpeg recovery is one of the best solutions to recover deleted picture from jpeg files because of some special features which can not be ignored:-

  • Auto detect and handle the jpeg pictures encoded by digital camera
  • Recovers all picture in a folder and optionally picture in sub folder
  • Recovers all data including metadata
  • Easy to use and user friendly interface
  • No technical knowledge is required
  • Ensure proper recovery of picture via trial version
  • It can be used in all cameras

Features of Jpeg Recovery Software:-

  • Jpeg recovery software can recover the images from all types of file format like jpg, jpeg, doc, giff, excel, mp3, mp4, and dat etc.
  • Jpeg recovery software supports all types of digital camera and most of the jpeg optimizer is a program that compresses image files to the jpeg format with real time.
  • It supports Sony, Samsung, Kingston, Toshiba, Hitachi, and SanDisk etc. as brand supports and External HDD like SATA, ATA, SCSI, DEI, Hard Disk Drive, Memory card, Memory stick, SD card, multimedia card and micro drive as media support.
  • Jpeg recovery software is designed in such a way that it can recovers digital photo file from even those media which is defected and damaged, as well as the accidentally deleted picture from storage media.
  • Jpeg recovery software will easily works with all type of digital card reader and successfully recovers deleted, formatted and even lost digital photos on removal media.

Processor : Pentium Class or higher class processors

Operating System : Windows (Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 2003) and Macintosh (Mac 10.4 x tiger, 10.3.9 Panther, and 10.5 x leopard)

Memory : At least 256MB of RAM(recommended)

Hard Disk : 30 MB of free disk space

There are few user guide steps for Windows operating system that will help in recovering all the damaged photos with ease:--

Step 1:-Install the software and Launch it. The first screen will appear on the screen. You need to click on "Recover Photo, Audio & video" option.

Step 1: Select the desired location or drive to recover the lost files.

Step 3:Choose the specific file format from the Advanced settings and click on Scan Now button to begin the scanning process.

Step 4: You can also choose specific region i.e. Starting and ending sector.

Step 5: The software will detect all the media files and you can see it during the scanning progress.

Step 6:A list of all the detected files will appear on the screen.

Step 7:You can also change the view of the file to see it clearly.

Step 8:Finally, click on Recover option after selecting the files.

Following User Guide for Mac will help you to recover the lost photos and videos in few steps:

Step 1:-Download and install the software. Now, you need to launch the application. From its first screen, you need to click on "Recover photo, Audio, & Video" button.

Step 2:Select the desired drive or location from where you want to restore the images and click on "Scan Now" option.

Step 3:You can see the scanning progress on the screen.

Step 4: It will show the list of files which can be recovered. You need to select your file and click on Recover option.

What You Can Photo Recovery

Graphics & Picture


Supported Devices

  • Digital Camera

  • Memory Card

  • Computer Hard Drive

  • USB Disk

  • Removable Drive