I'm glad you got all your photos back, however, you should be more careful about where you download from. Cnet (or Download.com) used to be a goto source in the past but I wouldn't recommend downloading from them now. Please read this. ...And, in case you missed it have a look at the following:
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I'd recommend you download from Softpedia instead. At least they warn you about any extra crap like in this case...
You should be careful when installing this tool. Since it is an ad-supported product, Pandora Recovery offers to download and install third-party components that it doesn't need to fully function, as well as to make some changes to your web browsers.