How to Restore Files from Corrupted Media Card?

“I am eagerly looking for a solution to recover files from corrupted media card. I am tired of tearing my head out in finding a way to restore my data from media card on Windows 7 operating system. What actually happened is that I accidentally removed my media card from system when videos were being played on system. The end result is that I am stuck with my corrupt media card that cannot be used nor can be disposed. Please suggest me an easy solution for retrieval of files from damaged media card. Thanks!”

Media card has found its usage on variety of electronic devices for storing and accessing files. Media card as the name suggests is used for actual purpose of storing media files like songs, videos and photos. With increased usage, there are chances that storage device may get corrupted or becomes inaccessible under the below listed causes:

  • Using media card on systems without proper antivirus protection can damage its file system
  • Improper formatting or abrupt removal of media card from gadget or from the PC when files are being transferred
  • Format error is shown when media card is infected after using it on many systems that are not installed with proper antivirus protection

Media card file recovery utility

Designed in particular for corrupt media card that is used by digital camera as well as camcorders, Yodot Photo Recovery software is considered as the best savior. Be it a novice user or a computer expert, this utility meets the needs of all users irrespective of data loss scenario from media card. Using this tool, it is possible to recover files from media card produced by various brands of like SanDisk, Kingston, KingMax, Sony, Lexar, PQI, Toshiba, Panasonic, FujiFilm, Samsung, Canon, Transcend, HITACHI, Olympus, Viking, OCZ Flash Media, ATP, A-Data, etc. This card recovery tool is available in two separate versions to let both Windows (Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008) and Mac (Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion) OS users to recover lost or deleted photos, videos, audio files and other documents from corrupted media card.

Follow simple steps to recover files from corrupted media card

  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery software in the system with help of admin account
  • On completion of installation process, user can view shortcut icon on desktop
  • Run the program and from main screen of utility click on ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ and then carry on to next screen
  • Select the drive, i.e. media card from where files have to be rescued
  • Once media card has been selected, carry on to next screen to mark file types that have to be restored
  • Now, initiate the scanning process, after completion user can view the rescued list of data
  • You can view any recovered media file one by one using Preview option
  • Select and save those files to known destination location on your computer rather than media card

Concerned Tips:

  • Avoid using media card on different platforms or systems
  • Always scan media card prior to using it on your computer to overcome virus infection
  • Before deleting media card from computer, make sure file sharing process is completed