Restore Lost Files from Canon Vixia Memory Card

“Hi, recently my Canon Vixia memory card has got damaged and as a result of this my Canon digital camera is not allowing me to access the data present on it. Whenever I try to access files from Canon Vixia memory card, I receive an error message like “your drive is not formatted would you like to format it know”. If I press upon “yes” option, then entire data stored in Canon Vixia memory card might get wiped out. I don’t want to miss even a single file from Canon Vixia memory card. Is there any solution to regain my crucial files back on Canon Vixia memory card?”

Don’t get panic!!! You can easily recover all your lost files from Canon Vixia memory card by making use of proficient card utility. Canon Vixia is a well-known brand of Camcorders that capture high quality pictures and video clips. By making use of this digital Camcorder you can record most memorable times of your life and watch it with your beloved people whenever you need it. But, what if you lose such memorable files from Canon Vixia memory card due to some unknown reason? Well do not stress yourself much, as there are many tools available to rescue your precious data.

Some of the common causes for loss of files from Canon Vixia memory card are listed below:

  • Due to users simple mistake the files present on Canon Vixia memory card might get deleted
  • Accidental formatting of Canon Vixia memory card when it is connected to computer leads to data loss
  • Abruptly removing Canon Vixia memory card from computer can erase data stored in memory card
  • Due to severe virus infection on Canon Vixia memory card the data present on the card may become inaccessible
  • Data might get deleted from Canon Vixia memory card due to sudden interruption occurred during data transfer process

If you come across any of the above mentioned situation with your Canon Vixia memory card and lost data from it, then don’t get disappointed. Unplug the memory card from the digital camera and store it in some safe place. Don’t add any new data to the Canon Vixia memory card, because it reduces the chance of recovering files from memory card. In fact, when you add new data to memory card, the deleted file space will be occupied with new files and causes permanent deletion of files from Canon Vixia memory card.

Canon Vixia memory card recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery is the best card recovery utility that helps user to retrieve their lost or erased data from Canon Vixia memory card on Windows computer. It is specially designed to recover missing data from memory cards used on various cameras, mobile phones, Camcorders and other digital devices. This card recovery application has potential to rescue photos, videos, music files and other documents from not only memory cards but other storage devices such as external hard drives, computer hard drives, USB drives, etc. It is built with an advanced scanning algorithm, which scans each and every block of the Canon Vixia memory card to restore erased media files. This utility efficiently works on all major versions of Windows operating systems i.e. Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008.

Canon Vixia memory card recovery procedure:

  • First download Yodot Photo Recovery software on your Windows PC/laptop
  • Then connect your Canon Vixia memory card and run the application by clicking on recovery tool icon
  • In main screen you can see two options i.e. “Deleted Photo recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select either of the option depending on data loss situation occurred on your Canon Vixia memory card
  • Recovery program scans the entire computer and display all the drives present in the system, including Canon Vixia memory card
  • Select the particular card drive from which you need to recover lost data and click on “Next” option
  • Software starts scanning the selected memory card drive and displays  all the recovered files either in “Data View” or “File Type View”
  • At last save the recovered files from the Canon Vixia memory card to your preferred location on system

Useful Tips:

  • Don’t use same memory card in different Canon digital cameras frequently
  • Avoid connecting your Canon Vixia memory card to virus contaminated computer
  • It’s good to have additional copy of your important files in another storage device