How to Get Back Data from SanDisk Extreme III?

SanDisk offers a various range of memory storage for demanding professionals and budget minded casual users. SanDisk memory card and solid state drives (SSD’s) integrate SanDisk’s pioneering technology in a variety of solutions that improves cameras, tablets, Smartphone, and computer performance. SanDisk Extreme III products are designed for an advanced users such as computer enthusiasts and DSLR camera users. SanDisk Extreme III products offer up to eight times the speed of ordinary memory cards making them ideal for high end task like gaming, burst-mode photography and HD video recording.

Though SanDisk Extreme III products offers unrivaled data speed and performance compared to other products, even these memory cards cannot escape from data loss circumstance similar to ordinary memory cards. Let us see how data gets lost on SanDisk Extreme III memory cards due to various reasons.

Few common data loss situations on SanDisk Extreme III memory card are listed below:

  • Accidental deletion of photos on your SanDisk Extreme card by pressing delete all option present on DSLR camera
  • Frequently using the same Extreme III memory card on various cameras can make you lose your important photographs stored on it
  • The captured images might get lost due to sudden interruption that occurred while transferring it to computer
  • The pictures may get deleted when you connect your SanDisk Extreme memory card to the virus infected system
  • Improper insertion of SanDisk Extreme III card on cameras may corrupt your memory card and leads to data loss
  • Unintentional formatting of your SanDisk Extreme memory card will make you lose your precious pictures that are preserved in it

Since SanDisk Extreme III memory cards plays an important role in storage space for your crucial data, there are many chances where you can lose your data that are stored on memory cards as mentioned above. If you are one of the SanDisk user and facing any of the above problems, then don’t get isolated. There are many media recovery software available for recovering your data from SanDisk Extreme III memory cards.

SanDisk Extreme III card recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery is one of the eminent recovery software used by most of the SanDisk users to get back their data from SanDisk Extreme III memory cards. This tool not only recovers data from memory cards, but it also retrieves all your deleted or lost data from computer hard drive, external hard drive, flash drive, thumb drive etc on Windows OS. By using this software, we can also recover photos, audios, videos and RAW pictures after formatting or reformatting of your SanDisk Extreme memory cards. This application uses block-by-block scan technology that doesn’t requires heavy amount of time for recovering photos from memory cards.

How to use SanDisk Extreme III recovery utility on Windows?

  • Connect your SanDisk Extreme III card to the Windows PC through USB cable or card reader
  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery application to your computer
  • Launch the recovery software and follow the application procedure present on screen
  • In main screen you will find two option, “Delete Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select “Delete Photo Recovery” option to retrieve deleted data from SanDisk Extreme III card
  • Select “Lost Photo Recovery” option to get back your missing data from SanDisk Extreme III memory card
  • The tool will scan the entire computer and displays all the logical drives present on the computer, including your Extreme III card connected to the system
  • Choose the SanDisk Extreme III card drive from which you need to retrieve your photos and click on “Next” option
  • The application scans entire drive and displays all the data that are present in SanDisk Extreme III card drive in two different views, “Data View” and “File Type view”
  • Preview the retrieved photos by using “Preview” option and save them to the desired destination location on your computer


  • Better don’t use same memory cards frequently on different memory storage devices
  • Always have backup of your captured photos on any reliable storage device
  • Don’t eject your SanDisk memory card while it is using by the device