Tutorial on Recovering GoPro Video Files

Even though GoPro offers an advanced feature like GoPro studio that will automatically import files from GoPro camera like photos and videos to the computer, later delete the files from the camera, just like other cameras, even GoPro users come across data loss instances.

It might be a GoPro SD card file system corruption, virus infection, improper handling of the camera or GoPro SD card, recording video when GoPro is running at low battery, accidentally deleted, formatting or losing video files.

Under such circumstances, if you want to recover deleted videos from the GoPro camera, it is suggested you not to proceed with the further addition of new files. That's because the lost or deleted video files of a GoPro camera are saved in memory card. Whenever the videos get deleted or lost from GoPro, those videos are not really gone from the storage card, but they only become invisible and are available to be overwritten by new files. Hence stop using the GoPro camera, and have a great chance to learn how to get back deleted GoPro videos in a simple way.

An easy way to for GoPro recovery is to use a professional video recovery software. And, Hi5 Photo Recovery is the recommended software to recover lost or deleted GoPro videos in just a few steps.

How to Recover Lost or Deleted GoPro Videos?

Step 1: Connect GoPro camera to the computer using a USB cable/card reader, launch Hi5 Photo Recovery software and click on Deleted Photo Recovery or Lost Photo Recovery button.

Step 2: Select the drive representing your GoPro camera or GoPro SD card and click on Next.

Step 3: Choose Music and Video as file types to recover from the GoPro camera.

That’s all; the video recovery software starts scanning and after a quick scan it shows all recovered video files from GoPro. Preview and verify your recovered files. Finally, Save recovered data onto the computer hard drive.

Recover GoPro Video with Hi5 Photo Recovery:

Basically, GoPro videos are large in size and stored on memory card based on multi-thread writing operation. Normal data recovery programs will not be able to restore GoPro files because of the discontinuous storage pattern and the complexity. Hi5 Photo Recovery is so far the most reliable GoPro recovery software that will help users recover deleted, formatted and lost videos from GoPro successfully with excellent quality!

Almost all GoPro cameras are well supported by this data recovery program, like GoPro Hero 5 Black, GoPro Hero 4 Silver, GoPro Hero 4 Session, GoPro Hero 3+, GoPro Hero 3 Black, GoPro Hero 3 Silver, GoPro Hero Action, GoPro HD Helmet Hero, GoPro HD Hero 2, etc.

The tool helps to get back high definition video files of various formats, also retrieves all types of media files including pictures, songs, raw images, along with video recovery.

The data recovery software can recover deleted files from HDD, external hard drives, pen drives, USB drive, flash drive, memory cards (xD, MMC, CF, SDHC, SD cards, etc.), iPods, and so on formatted with FAT and NTFS file systems. Even, Hi5 Photo Recovery toolkit recovers files from memory cards manufactured by Sony, Samsung, Kodak, SanDisk, and many other brands.

You can easily carry out video file recovery process on systems running with any Windows operating systems ranging from basic version to the newest Windows 10 version by using this software. Also, Mac supportive edition is available. And, you can feel free to contact the technical support team at any time if you find any difficulty in the installation or during the recovery process.

The data recovery toolkit has a simple interface and offers a preview option to verify restored files before saving. So, get the free download of Hi5 Photo Recovery software, install it and quickly restore deleted or lost GoPro videos by just following the easy on-screen instructions.


  • Maintain a backup of important videos on more than two devices
  • Do install good antivirus application and keep updating it regularly
  • Ensure that your camera is charged and there is sufficient place in the storage card before recording any videos

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