How to Recover Data from Corrupted SD Card
Can I Recover Files from Corrupted SD Card?
Hi, my SD card on my phone which contains many holiday photos stopped working just now. The card is blank on my phone and I’m told to format it. But I can’t do it right now. I know the card is corrupted and I need to recover data from it. Do you have any good idea or suggestion? Thanks.
There are many reasons for your card corruption, such as system error, virus infection or even card damage. It’s impossible to recover data from corrupted SD card if your card is physically damaged. But corrupted SD card data recovery is still possible if your corrupted SD card can be recognized by computer and the data is not overwritten.
There are many corrupted SD card data recovery programs in the Internet. Wondershare Data Recovery, or Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac is the best choice for you to recover data from corrupted SD card. Its powerful and safe recovery features enable you to recover all lost files from corrupted SD card, including videos, photos, audio files, document files, etc. It makes corrupted SD card data recovery an ease.
You can download the trial version of Wondershare Data Recovery to recover files from corrupted SD card now!
Recover Data from Corrupted SD Card in 3 Steps
Before we begin, you need to make sure your corrupted SD card, though stops working, can still be recognized as a drive by tour computer. Now let’s start the recovery with Windows version of the program, which has similar working operations with Mac version.
Step 1 Select a recovery mode to start corrupted SD card data recovery
Connect your SD card with your computer and launch Wondershare Data Recovery, you’ll see a start Windows as image below.
You can read instructions of 3 provided recovery modes in the window. To recover data from corrupted SD card, let’s select “Lost File Recovery” mode to begin.
Step 2 Scan your corrupted SD card
Then your corrupted SD card will be detected and displayed. You can select it in the window and click “Start” to scanning for lost files on it.
“Enable Deep Scan” is an option for you to recover data from a formatted SD card.
Step 3 Recover files from corrupted SD card
All recovered files on your corrupted SD card will be shown in “Path” and “File Type” categories in the window after scanning.
You can view file names or preview images/documents to check how many of lost files can be recovered from your corrupted SD card.
Then you only need to mark files you’re going to recover from corrupted SD card and click “Recover” button to save them back to your computer.