How to Recover Data from Memory Card
Need memory card data recovery?
Situation 1: Accidently my Sony MMC memory card got break while i were insering it in my card reader. Please suggest some one who can recover the data from it.
Situation 2: I deleted some wrong photos and want them back. I have the Latest version of the Memory Stick Pro Duo made by Sony and a Mac.The Memory Recovery Program you can download from Sony is only for Windows, Where can I find a Mac Version.
Situation 3: My SD memory card for my point and click camera was corrupted, and now every time I put the card in my laptop, all that shows is some alien gibberish. When I try to open up the folders, it won't open.
Is there any way to get the pictures back?
Sounds familiar? There are more situations like that you may come accross some day. When this comes to you, don't worry. There is always a solution to a problem. Before performing the solutio, you need to pay attention to something important that may decide whether you can get your photos back from the memory card. When you lost photos due to deletion, format, virus corruption or other reasons, the first thing you need to do is:
• Stop using the memory card to take new photos
• Don't transfer new data into the card
• Don't try to read the card when it turns to be inaccessible
• Don't trust memory card data recovey software easily and try it on your card
• Keep your card well and don't make any physical damage
There are very important tips. That you can recover lost data from memory cards is just because the lost data are not really gone, just marked as useless and the space it takes is reusable for new data. So once the new data is written in the card, the lost data will be overwritten and you can't recover it with any data recovery software for memory card. Also, many untrusted card data recovey can make worse for your lost data. And physical damage makes your card broken and data unrecoverable.
How to perform a memory card data recovery?
Get a card data reovery first: Wondershare Photo Recovery can be a good choice (or Wondershare Photo Recovery for Mac if you are using Mac OS X), which supports the photo recovery from compact flash chip card, multimedia card, XD, SD mini and micro card, secure digital card, extreme digital card (mobile phone card, digital camera card), Picture card and other USB multimedia storage devices. Most importantly, it's safe and easy to use.
Free download the card data recovery software below and scan the lost photos before you pay for it.
Let's take the Photo Recovey for Windows as a try and do the memory card photo recovery step by step. If you are a Mac user, please visit the guide here.
Step1. Connect the card to computer
Insert your memory card into the computer or connect the device directly to the computer with a USB cable. Then run the program and click to "Start" the recovery.
Step2. Select the card for scan
Step3. Start card data recovery
All recoverable data including audio, video and photo are listed in the scanning result. Preview and check those you want and hit on the "Recover" to get them back.
What you should pay attention is: Don't save the recovered photos on the original card again, because new files will overwrite the lost photos. If there is any photo missing, you still have the second chance to scan and recover them.
Note: Back up your data from memory card and don't let this happen again.
Watch the video tutorial below