Recover Photos from Media Card

“Hi, I have an MP6 player which contained number of files in its media card.I used to capture lots of pictures using it. One day, I was shocked to know that all data is gone. Then I remembered that MP6 player was with my friend the previous day. I regret now for not keeping my MP6 player out of his reach. Can anyone help me with a way to restore images from media cards?”

You may come across scenario like above in day to day life. You need to be very careful before handing your electronic devices like MP6 player to anyone. You might have stored data of different types on MP6 player and it would be a great loss for you if it is formatted. It might be having loaded with your favorite games, pictures, videos, audios, etc. Photos are special media files amongst other media files. Suppose photos got deleted in scenario as mentioned above then do not be anxious. You can recover images from media card using restoration software for memory cards.There are many other circumstances in which images will be lost from media cards. Some are as given ahead, have a look on the scenarios to know when you can use card recovery program to restore them.

The most expected scenarios in which images are lost from media cards:

  • Format error on media card: When media card is mishandled, the file system of media card might get corrupt and you get format error. File on media card including images go inaccessible
  • Virus infection: Viruses may infect media cards as a result of which images on the card gets deleted or become inaccessible
  • Accidental deletion: You may accidentally delete the images present in the media card while trying to remove unwanted pictures
  • Image transfer interruption: Images can be transferred from media card to any other drive. While transferring, if the process is interrupted then you may lose those valuable image files

There are many other cases in which images will be lost from media cards used on cameras, camcorders, MP6 players, mobile phones, tablets, etc. electronic devices. Nevertheless, you can get back photos from media cards using Yodot Photo Recovery software.

Features of media card recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery is the best data retrieval software that can be used to restore deleted / lost pictures from media cards on Windows OS. It has the capability to find images of formats like JPEG, JPG, PNG, GIF, TIF, etc. This application supports image recovery from various media card like SD, SDHC, xD, micro SD, CF cards, etc. You can even retrieve RAW, ARW, MRW, CRW, CR2, NEF, PEF, DNG, KDC, etc. special photo formats generated by digital cameras and camcorders. It supports restoration of not only photos but also other media file formats like videos, audios etc. on media card.

Detailed steps to recover images from media cards:

  • Download media card recovery software and install it on your Windows system
  • Connect media card from which photos have to be retrieved and run the installed application
  • From main screen of the tool, select “Deleted Photo Recovery” / “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Choose icon of media card and then click on “Next”
  • Select image formats from software wizard which you want to restore and click on “Next”
  • Utility starts scanning for images on media card and displays the result in “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Click on a photo file and then hit on “Preview” option to view recovered photo
  • Save retrieved images using “Save” option on a computer drive


  • Perform media card scan on a regular basis and keep away from any threats
  • Keep media cards out of reach of novice users to avoid mishandling