3/22/2013

Tech: Experience in Recover data from Formated Memory Card


Convenience of Memory Card


Thanks to the good compatibility of memory card such as SD card, SDHC card, CF card, memory stick, etc, we can eassily store and exchange data between the different digital products by memory card. In recent years, with the continuous development of digital products , the storage capacity of the memory card continuously enhance applications rapid spread.

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Dilemmas of Formated Memory Card Data Recovery

Sometimes,When you plug meomry card to computer, the messages popping from computer say that "The card is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?"and you click "Yes" .You may be cracy because you lost all the data in the memory card but forgot to make a backup?
Is it possible to do card data recovery?
The answer to this question depends on how long you have lost the file and what you have done to your memory card after file lost.
Are there any way that help us to recover  formated memory card data? Last week, a friend asked me for help, because she formated her SDHC card accidently and lost her all photos while she wanted to copy the data to the computer. So I get some experiences.

Preparations to Recover Data from Formated Memory Card

First of all, you have to remember: Do not save any data to the memory card and transfer in and out, because the space where the original data stored may be overwiritten.

Secondly, you should hava a good card reader, which may have a effect on data transfer beetween memory card and computer.

Lastly,you need to find a efficient recovery software, which can help you restore files from memory card. when I helped my friend to recover her SD card data, I found some good recovery software,now, I introduce two of them.

Good one:Recuva
Recuva is a data recovery program without paying, however, there is no free lunch in this world. I tried to use this program to recover data from my friend's SD card, It just recvoered about 60% photos. If you don’t wanna spend to it, you can choose it, but I can’t guarantee all the data will be restored.

Good Two:Tenorshare Data Recovery
Tenorshare Data Recovery is an easy-to-use but effective data recovery software, which can help you to recover photos,images,document,etc have beebformatted, deleted from memory card. you can learn more here:http://www.any-data-recovery.com/topics/card/recover-deleted-data-from-memory-sd-cf-card.html. Even if I need to pay some money for it, it is worthy. With the help of the Tenorshare Data Recovery, I retrieved all the data from formated memory card.

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Steps to Restore Formated Memory Card Data


Step1. Download the Tenorshare data recovery and install it on your computer

Step2. Connect your memory card to computer via card reader, and launch the Tenorshare data recovery application.

Step3. Click to choose the drive that means your memory card and Select the option “Recover all photos files”, "Recover all audio files" ,"Recoverall video files" or all of them you want.

Step4. After scaning, you can preview the files and Choose the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”.

Step5. “Save” all your recovered data in the memory card and you have finished formated memory card data recovery.

Tenorshare Data Recovery can recover data from SD card, SDHC Card, CF card, Mini SD card, or other storage devices.

(You can learn more about Data Recovery from here: Files Recovery  Skills for Card Data Recovery)