Get Data from Password Protected MicroSD Card

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“Few days back I had visited my friend as he had invited me over to take part in the opening ceremony of this new home. I took many photos with my friend and the new home and all those data was saved in the cameras Micro SD card. I planned to share all those photos with my other friends using Facebook account. But the problem started when I connected my Micro SD card to the computer. The system displayed a message that card is not formatted, please format it now. I had my entire collection of photos saved in the Micro SD card. I need to recover data (photos) from Micro SD card right now. If anyone who knows how to do it, please let me know. Thanks in advance”

Micro SD card is used as external storage media in many gadgets to store important photos, videos, music files and other types of files easily. Sometimes user many encounter certain issues that cause deletion or loss of data from Micro SD card. Mentioned below are some of the reasons, make a note to prevent future data loss from Micro SD card:

  • Virus infection is the root cause for loss of files from any storage media
  • Unintentional formatting of Micro SD card can also be one of the reasons that lead to deletion of important files that were saved in it
  • Accidentally deleting data from Micro SD card when they are previewed in the system
  • Abrupt removal of Micro SD card when read / write process is being carried out causes file system corruption which in-turn leads to data loss
  • Use of unknown third party tools in your computer can also delete / remove important files from Micro SD card without user’s confirmation

Password is to provide protection for your valuable information that is stored with the Micro SD card, but this protection is of no use if the device gets corrupted and becomes inaccessible. Entire set of files within the card’s storage media will be lost. Hence precautions have to be taken and data backup should be done regularly. If you have missed your data backup then there is only one solution, make use of best third party card recovery tool that can rescue your lost / deleted data effectively. The best suggested software to complete this task is called as Yodot Photo Recovery utility.

Recovering files from password protected MicroSD card:

Yodot Photo Recovery program is the well known card recovery utility that can be made used to get back deleted / lost data from MicroSD card on Windows operating system. All that needs to be done now is to install the product and follow simple steps which will make sure that not even a single file is missed. This recovery tool is designed with best graphical user interface, with the help of which even a novice user can perform file recovery process in a minimum amount of time. Apart from recovering data from Micro SD card, users can also get back valuable information from other innumerable types of memory cards like SDHC, CF card, XD card, MMC and others manufactured by SanDisk, Transcend, Kingston, Lexar, Sony, Samsung, etc. This application can be easily installed on PCs/laptops working on Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2003 and 2008 operating systems. Mac Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion users can employ Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool to bring back media files from password protected MicroSD card.

Sometimes users come up with Micro SD card wont read on my phone, SD card not detected on computer and many more Memory card related issues. Just resolve all these problems with the same Yodot Photo Recovery tool.

Simple steps to follow to get data from password protected MicroSD card:

  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery  program to a healthy computer
  • Connect your Micro SD card to the system and start the recovery program
  • Follow the straightforward instructions which are present on the main screen
  • Two options will be presented to you on the main screen of the utility, “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select either of the options  that has resulted in loss of data from password protected Micro SD card
  • Now, the application scans the entire system and lists the drives that are present in system (including externally connected Micro SD card)
  • Choose the drive from where you need to retrieve data and click on “Next” option provided on the screen
  • The application scans entire selected MicroSD card drive and shows all recovered data in two different types of views i.e.“Data View” and “File Type view”
  • At last select the recovered files that needs to be saved on relevant destination location respectively

Useful Information:

  • Note down your password at some secure place
  • MicroSD card data should be backed up regularly
  • Abrupt removal of MicroSD card should be avoided during read / write process

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