Flash Memory Data Recovery: Recover Deleted or Lost Files from Flash Memory
Flash memory devices have some major advantages like faster data access speed and greater data capacity. However, flash m-Emory devices like USB drives, compact flash and SD cards are not eliminated from data loss. Flash memory data can also be lost due to accidental deletion, virus infection or even mis-handling of the flash memory device.
To recover data from flash memory, you will need the help of a data recovery program. Here I humbly recommend Wondershare Data Recovery, or Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac for you. This unique data recovery program is capable of recovering data from almost all flash drive devices, such as CF card, MMC card, SD card, Memory Stick and XD card. With it, you can effortless retrieve flash memory data like photos, videos, office documents, audios and many other file types.
Download the trial version of Wondershare Data Recovery from below and then you can start Flash Memory file recovery with it.
Perform Flash Memory Data Recovery in 3 Steps
Here let’s process the recovery with Wondershare Data Recovery for Windows. If you are using a Mac, you can also finish the recovery in some similar steps with Mac version.
Step 1 Connect your Flash Memory device with computer and launch Wondershare Data Recovery installed in it.
You will see a window like the image below. Here the window lists 3 recovery modes for you to choose. To recover data from Flash Memory device, let’s try “Lost File Recovery” mode.
Note: Please be sure that the flash memory device can be well connected with your computer.
Step 2 Select your Flash Memory device to scan for lost files
After a short moment, the partitions and storage devices in your computer will all be displayed in the program window. You just need select your Flash memory and click “Scan” to search for lost files in it.
Note: You can also “Enable Deep Scan” for a better scanning result, but it takes longer than normal scanning.
Step 3 Check found files and recover them selectively
In the last step, all found contents in your Flash Memory will be displayed in the left of the program window. You can check files according to categories or paths. Plus, you can even preview found images.
Then you just need to select files you want to retrieve and click “Recover” to save them to your computer.
Note: Please do not keep the file back to your flash memory device immediately after the recovery. You can select a folder in your computer to keep them.