Recovering Data from High Capacity Micro SD Card

“I formatted my micro SD card as it showed format error and now encountered huge data loss. I couldn’t take any data backup from the card because format error had turned the drive corrupt and inaccessible. So, can anyone please let me know proper way to recover data from high capacity micro SD card?”

Secure Digital (SD) is one of the prominent and popular flash storage devices. Micro SD card from same category is widely in use as expandable storage memory for tiny devices like cellular phone, MP3 players, etc. Micro SD card with high memory capacity offers abundant data storage from gadgets. High capacity micro SD card can save data upto 512GB, which is equivalent to hard disk drive on any computer. Unfortunately, data from high capacity micro secure digital card may get vanished in unexpected situations like:

  • High capacity micro SD card being used on multiple gadgets or operating systems can become corrupt, making its data out of reach
  • Abrupt removal of micro SD card when data read or write process is being carried out can damage the file system of memory card causing format error
  • Mistakenly formatting high capacity micro SD card when connected to computer
  • Malware intrusion to micro SD high capacity card by using it on virus infected system
  • Deleting any partition or corruption of partition on micro SD card high capacity

In all these instances, huge data from high capacity micro SD card will be vain as user cannot access it anymore. To overcome situations like these one should always backup necessary data in any external storage drive. Even if backup is unavailable there is possibility of recovering unreadable or erased data from high capacity micro SD card with the help of reliable memory card recovery software.

Tool to recover data from Micro Secure Digital high capacity card:

With the help of Yodot Photo Recovery tool data from high capacity micro SD card can be retrieved without any trouble. This utility can extract pictures, RAW images, videos, audios, documents, compressed archives, etc. from micro SD card on Windows computer. Apart from this, it can retrieve micro SD card partition data after formatting, deletion or missing scenarios. It even supports recovery of files from internal / external hard disk, USB pen drive, SSD, FireWire drive and other flash memory card types with much ease. This application is designed to run on Windows computers having Windows Vista, XP, Server 2008, 2008 Server, 7, 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 operating system. On the other hand, Mac OS X users can rely on Yodot Mac Photo Recovery, which is Mac version of same software that supports Mac OS X Leopard (10.6) and all above versions.

Required steps to retrieve data from high capacity micro SD card:

  • Connect your microSD card to a healthy computer via proper card reader
  • Download right software on your computer based on OS version (Windows / Mac)
  • Install and launch the tool to get started with recovery process
  • In main window two options will get displayed, ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ and ‘Lost Photo Recovery’
  • To get back erased files opt first option and recover all files from corrupted or damaged data go with second option
  • Software shows a list of drives present on the system, select micro SD memory card and proceed next
  • Allow the software to scan micro SD card to track all retrievable files on card
  • Make use of ‘Data view’ or ‘File Type view’ to glance at list of files and folders in same hierarchical structure
  • Precisely view any file to evaluate healthy recovery of micro SD high capacity card data
  • Further, save recovery session and extract required files from the scanned results and save them to desired location on system drive

Precautionary Note:

  • Backup all essential files from micro SD high capacity memory card in external storage device
  • Avoid using same micro SD card on different devices and abrupt removal of card