Corrupted Memory Card Recovery
Since most of the users capture their memorable moments like wedding anniversary, child’s first birthday, first outing with family etc, losing photos of such precious moments is unbearable. Because lost or deleted photos of past moments cannot be re-created as like other digital media files. However, they can be retrieved with the help of an appropriate photo recovery tools at your fingertips.
Memory cards are the most popular drives when it comes to the removable storage drives. Since they are small in size and offer a huge data storage space, they are the most preferable storage devices used in the handheld digital media devices like mobile phones, digital cameras, camcorders. However, there are times in which memory cards get corrupt due to several reasons. In order to use the corrupted memory card, it is compulsory to format. In case, if the corrupted memory card has some important photo files, then probabilities of losing such photo files are pretty more. To recover the corrupted memory card instead of formatting it is the best option.
Corruption of the memory card is one of most common cause for losing files. Furthermore, the memory card becomes inaccessible due to virus inavasion, file system error, using the same memory card in multiple devices and removing the card abruptly when the card is under read or write process. In case if the user does not have a backup of files stored in such as corrupted memory cards then the user will forfeit all files. For overcoming these type of problematic conditions and to recover corrupted memory card this software can be used. This toolkit can also be used as hard drive recovery software in order to retrieve data from the hard disk.
In addition to the memory card corruption, there are many other factors which might lead to loss of files like formatting, re-formatting, accidental deletion, and sometimes while accessing memory card in the camera or phone, the user might accidentally press delete all option which erases all the photos. If you have not formatted your corrupt memory card then you can recover corrupted memory card with the help of this product.
Before knowing how to recover photos from the memory card, let us know some precautionary measures, which might help you in future to avoid loss of your important files.
- Do not pull out the memory card whenever you are transferring files from the card to any storage devices or machines.
- Avoid capturing images when your camera is running on a low battery.
- Keep a regular backup of your important files.
As soon as you found a memory card is corrupted, stop using the card because it might cause further loss of files. You can recover deleted or lost files from the memory cards using the memory card recovery software before overwriting the card with new files.
Memory Card Recovery Software is specially developed to recover corrupted memory cards like SD card, SDHC card, CF card, SDXC card etc. It will undelete photos from the camera memory card of brands like Sony, Panasonic, Samsung, Pentax, Fujifilm, Canon, Kodak etc. In addition to memory cards, this tool recovers files from drives like the hard drives, iPods, FireWire drives, external hard drives etc. Memory Card Recovery Software on Mac volumes can be performed with an ease. Furthermore, you can use this tool to recover lost or deleted pictures from memory card of different mobile phones that can be accessed through the computer.
Steps to perform corrupted memory card recovery
Step 1: Download and install Memory Card Recovery Software on your computer. Then run the software and open its home screen as shown in figure A.
Figure A: Home Screen
Step 2: Click on "Recover Photos" option and then choose the memory card from the list of drives as shown in figure B.
Figure B: Select Corrupted Memory Card
Step 3: Finally, you will notice a list of restored images. Double-click on any photo to preview it as shown in figure C.
Figure C: Preview Recovered Image