The Canon XA11 Full HD Camcorder is a compact run-and-gun camera that is suitable for ENG, event coverage, and independent and documentary filmmaking. The camera features a 1/2.84″, 1920 x 1080 CMOS sensor that captures video at various frame rates up to 59.94p, including a 24p mode for a more cinematic feel. The integrated Canon 20x HD optical zoom lens has a 35mm equivalent zoom range of 26.8 to 576mm, and features an 8-bladed iris to render highlights in a more natural manner. However, there are multiple factors such as storage media corruption, virus infection, accidental deletion, flash memory card formatting can caused video loss. In this case, to recover lost videos from Canon XA11 Camcorder on Mac OS X, you need to choose a powerful data recovery software that available for your Mac OS X.
You may have lost your vital photos, videos and audio files from a Canon XA11 SDXC cards due to any reason above. As a matter of fact, the files are not completely erased from the Canon XA11 SDXC cards on the deletion or formatting. Only files names and properties are erased, the file content is still hanging around and recoverable. All you need is to get a SDXC card recovery Mac tool, which can help to retrieve all the contents. Canon XA11 Data Recovery for Mac (compatible with macOS 10.12 Sierra, Mac OS X 10.11 EI Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8(Mountain Lion), 10.7, 10.6, or 10.5) is one of that. Before acting, keep in mind that less operation on the Canon XA11 SDXC cards gives you higher chances to get lost files back.
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Step 1. Connect your Canon XA11 SDXC cards to Mac
Connect your Canon XA11 SDXC cards to the Mac through proper adapters or the device directly. Then run the program and go to“Lost File Recovery” to begin the Canon XA11 SDXC cards recovery work.
Lost File Recovery: It allows you to recover files deleted by Command + Delete, or emptied from Trash, and lost files from formatted or corrupted partitions. This recovery mode is recommended first. It enables you to recover lost data with original file names and folder structures.
Raw Recovery: If Lost File Recovery cannot find your wanted files, you can try Raw Recovery, but the recovered files here have no original names and folder structure.
Step 2. Select the Canon XA11 SDXC path for recovery
The program can detects all drives connected to the computer.After entering the Lost File Recovery/Raw Recovery, choose the disk or partition where you lost your files and click “Scan” to find lost data.
If you don’t want to recover all the content from the Canon XA11 SDXC cards, you can set the file type by clicking “Select File Kind”/“Filter Option”. Then choose photo, audio or video from the “File Type”, and even the specific file formats, if you have a requirement. Then continue the work via “Scan”.
Step 3. Recover Canon XA11 SDXC cards on Mac
After the complete scan, all the files found back are well listed in the scan result panel. Check the folders of audio, video and photo on the left, and then hit “Recover” to get them all back. Remember to save them on your Mac or other storage devices, but not the same Canon XA11 SDXC cards from which you lost them before due to safety of the file.
Note: As to photos, you can preview them before you execute the recovery. During the preview, you can check the quality of them and decide which one to recover. If you are a Windows user, please try Canon XA11 SDXC cards Data Recovery (compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP) here to do Compact Flash data Recovery.