Memory cards are file storage devices for mobile phones and digital cameras and have gained a lot of popularity due to its easy, efficient and reliable way to store and transfer digital data. It functions just like the hard drive of a computer but has more advantages like small size, fast data transfer and affordable price. Memory cards are of various types such as Multi Media Card (MMC), Secure Digital Card (SD), XD cards, Smart Media card etc. The most widely used among all memory cards is SD cards which can store data ranging from 512 MB to 64 GB. SD memory cards are based on FAT or FAT 32 file system, but can also be used on FAT 16 file system. The popular brands that manufacture SD cards are Sony, SanDisk, Transcend, Kingston, Kodak, Ativa and Lexar. Files from computer can be transferred to SD card by connecting your device to system through memory card reader. There are 3 types of SD cards such as standard SD card, miniSD card and microSD card. Various types of files are stored on SD card like photos, audio files, video files and other multimedia files and applications.There are chances of files getting deleted or corruption of memory card due to mishandling, manufacturing defect and malfunctioning (improper usage). But you can recover deleted files from memory card with the aid of my file recovery software
Few of the scenarios where files from SD card can be lost / deleted are:
There are some precautions to be followed so that files are not deleted from SD card or from computer. They are:
If at all the user has not backed up important files and they get deleted intentionally or unintentionally from SD card then File Recovery Software is the best option. This file recovery software for Windows can recover files from SD card under any data loss situation. It not only recovers files from SD card but also supports file recovery after deletion of files from other memory cards like XD card, Compact Flash card, MMC card etc.
Note: You can use File Recovery Software which is the file recovery software for Mac to recover deleted or lost media files.
This software can also perform file recovery from external USB drive and recover media files such as images, RAW photo files, audio files and video files. Recovered files are sorted on the basis of name, date, size and file type. This software has a preview option which allows user to view files before saving them. This application can also be used to recover lost HTML files from different storage devices in few seconds. For more detail about it, visit this link: http://www.myfilerecovery.net/lost-html.html
Steps to recover files from SD memory cards:
Step 1: Download and install free demo version of SD card recovery software. Now connect the affected memory card to the system's USB port and run the software by clicking on the desktop shortcut icon and select "Recover Photos" option from the main screen.
Figure 1. Main Screen
Step 2: Select "Recover Deleted Photos option and proceed to the next step. Then select the memory card from where you need to recover photos and click on Next.
Figure 2. Select Recover Deleted Photo Option
Step 4: Then you get an option to search for a particular file based on its unique signature by selecting the file type from the list that is displayed. You also have an option to "Skip" this step.
Figure 3. Select File Type