Data Retrieval from Canon EOS SD Card

“Hi everyone, I have Canon EOS camera which I use to capture videos or photos in important occasions. I connected Canon EOS camera to my computer to transfer data from the camera. But it is showing an error message when I am trying to access files from its SD card. When I click on icon of SD card, a message is popping up saying that card is not formatted and needs to be formatted before usage. I have many important media files in it, which I have not backed up. Please help me suggesting a way to rescue files from Canon EOS SD card.”

There are many scenarios as discussed above, wherein users may lose data from Canon EOS camera SD cards. This happens when you don’t handle camera card carefully and safely. Canon EOSs are well known DSLR cameras with single lens providing auto-focus feature; users can adjust the focus of photos according to eyes and lot many creative features in it. There are wide ranges of camera models in EOS with variable specifications. But such intelligently created files saved on Canon EOS camera’s SD card might be lost in various situations as listed below:

  • When Canon EOS camera is formatted, all media files on its SD card will be completely erased
  • Files saved on Canon EOS camera SD card may remain inaccessible when card’s file system gets corrupt due to virus infection
  • You may delete files from Canon EOS SD card by mistake while deleting any unwanted data to clear some memory space
  • Abruptly pulling out the card, sudden power failure or system termination can cause loss of files that were getting transferred from Canon EOS camera SD card to your computer

There are lots of other circumstances which brings loss of media files from which Canon EOS SD card. However, users need not get frustrated now, as you can easily retrieve files from Canon EOS SD card using Yodot Photo Recovery software.

Canon EOS SD card recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery is the best card data retrieval software which restores data from Canon EOS SD card. As the name suggests, this tool restores photos as well as audio files, video files and other media file types from various types of SD cards. You can restore media files from different brands of SD cards like Transcend, Kingston, SanDisk, Samsung, Sony, Lexar, etc. It can be used to get back media files various types of memory cards, iPods, flash drives, hard drives, portable hard disks after any severe data loss situation. You can try the demo version of this program on both Windows and Mac computer to know better by yourself. This tool restores photos, videos, music files and other data from Canon EOS SD card on PCs/Notebooks working on Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems. Mac version of card recovery software works compatibly on Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks operating systems.

Canon EOS SD card data recovery:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery software and install it on your PC
  • Plug in Canon EOS SD card to the computer and run installed card recovery tool
  • You will get the main screen of the software from where you need to select “Deleted Photo Recovery” or “Lost Photo Recovery” according to the scenario how you lost data
  • Then select icon of SD card and click on “Next”
  • From next screen, select file types which you are looking for and click on “Next”
  • Software scans Canon EOS SD card and displays the list of recovered files in “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Select media file and click on Preview option to view the selected photo, video or music file
  • Then save recovered files on computer drive using “Save” option

Important Tips:

  • Do not use SD card used in Canon EOS on different digital devices to save captured photos and videos
  • Scan Canon EOS SD card to get rid of viruses or other external threats using anti-virus software

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