Recover Data When Card Shows Cannot be Used Error

“Hi all, today morning I encountered terrible problem with my memory card. I connected my 32GB memory card to my computer to attempt file transfer but all of a sudden I received error message like “This memory card cannot be used”. Then I ejected the memory card and reconnected it but still it reported same error message. What has gone wrong with my SD card? What does it mean by showing such error? Can anyone suggest how to overcome this issue? Thanks in advance.”

One optimum way to solve memory card error is to employ good memory card data retrieval tool to restore all files. User always reports problems like this. Apart from above mentioned error they repeatedly experience formatting errors, write protected errors, card locked error, unrecognized error and many more. However, these errors clearly designates that the card has been damaged. Here are some tips to avoid such memory card errors and card corruption:

  • Do not remove your memory card during image capturing or viewing
  • Do not abruptly pull out the card when turning on/off camera
  • There is a limitation for read and write operations on memory card so don’t always format your card
  • Stop taking or viewing images or videos when camera shows low battery message
  • Make your memory card as write protected to prevent unauthorized access
  • Regularly scan your memory card to keep away from virus infection

Unfortunately, even after following all the above mentioned safeguard some unpleasant things happen with your memory card. Don’t have to worry if whichever issues occurs with your memory card because introduced here is a professional card restoration tool to help you recover data after memory card when it says cannot be used error.

Main features of memory card recovery tool:

Yodot Photo Recovery application is proper choice to get back data from memory card after card cannot be used error. In addition it is capable to recover memory card after format error, card is not detected error and so on. This tool can extract files and folders from formatted, reformatted, damaged memory card rapidly in few mouse clicks. It supports different memory card types such as Memory Stick, SD card, CF card, XD card, MMC, Smart Media and more, manufactured under various brands. This utility is accessible in different versions; one version is compatible with Windows OS based computers such as Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008. Another version is Yodot Mac Photo Recovery, handy to work with Mac OS based machines like Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite).

Simple user guide to implement Yodot tool:

Note: Connect your memory card to computer using proper interface then follow below steps

  • Download the application on your PC/laptop
  • After successful installation run the program
  • Click on applicable buttons among “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery” then automatically next window will display
  • Further, click on memory card that needs to be scanned and click “Next” button to commence scan
  • After successful scan, you can view list of recovered data in two views like “Data View” and “File Type view”
  • Later, click on “Preview” button to check for your confirmation about restoration of files
  • Finally save retrieved data on target destination by purchasing product key


  • Choose Yodot software according to your OS (Windows or Mac)
  • 24/7 technical assistance will be available regarding any queries about application