The VIXIA HF G40, a high-end prosumer camcorder that Canon says is ideal for “advanced amateur filmmakers, wedding videographers, and student reporters.” A successor to the G30, the G40 shares much of the same specs, such as a 20x wide-angle lens and Digic DV 4 image processor. Canon says the HD CMOS PRO Image Sensor is a new version making the HF G40 a budget option for budding moviemakers. The Canon HF G40 allows you to record video directly to widely available SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards.

Many Canon HF G40 users are facing this problem: How to get back the deleted or lost photos and videos from the Canon HF G40 camcorder. Well, it is a pity to lose precious photos/videos on the camcorder, and the photo/video files we spend much time to record. But do not worry, it is possible to recover the lost videos and photos from your camcorder. You can use the UFUWare Photo Recovery to get them back.

In fact, the deleted files are not permanently deleted from your camcorder when they are deleted, they are still on the device but inaccessible to you. The space they occupy is labeled “Free to use”, so, they are easily to be overwritten by new data, therefore, it is important to stop use your camcorder once you delete something by mistake. If the photos or the videos are overwritten by new files, they cannot be recovered anymore with the latest data recovery tools.

To recover deleted videos and photos from Canon HF G40, UFUWare Photo Recovery is a good choice. No matter you save the files on your device or the SD/SDHC/SDXC card inside the Canon HF G40 camcorder, it can recover the lost photos, videos. Now, follow the steps below to recover your lost/deleted files.

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Recover lost/deleted photos and videos from Canon HF G40(SD/SDHC/SDXC card)

Step 1. Connect Canon HF G40 camcorder or SD/SDHC/SDXC Card to computer

You can directly connect your Canon HF G40 camcorder to your computer with the USB cable, but you are not recommended to do so if you save data in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card, for safety’s sake, remove the SD/SDHC/SDXC card and connect it to the computer via a card reader.

Step 2. Scan Canon HF G40 camcorder or SD/SDHC/SDXC Card

Launch the UFUWare Photo Recovery as the Canon HF G40 Photo Recovery. Then, select the media you want to recover lost/deleted photos ans videos from, and click “Scan Now” button to look for the lost/deleted photos and videos.

Scan Canon HF G40 SD/SDHC/SDXC Card lost/deleted photos, videos

Step 3. Preview and recover the Canon HF G40 camcorder lost/deleted videos and photos

After the scan completed, you can preview the recoverable photos and videos. Select those photo/video files you need, click “Recover” button to recover lost/deleted photos and videos on Canon HF G40 camcorder SD/SDHC/SDXC card.

Recover lost/deleted photos, videos from Canon HF G40

Note: Remember that do not input any more photos and other files to the SD/SDHC/SDXC Card, because the new data may overwrite your old data and decrease the chance to recover deleted photos or videos from Canon HF G40 SD/SDHC/SDXC Card.