Extract Data from Maxell SD Card

“I have a Samsung mobile phone, inserted with Maxell SD card and I have made it default storage location. Morning I had connected my Smartphone to PC in order to transfer some files. However instead of “Send to” option I clicked on “Delete” option without much attention. This resulted in removal of plenty of files and folders that were stored in Maxell SD card of my mobile phone. These erased media files are very precious to me, is it possible to restore them back?”

Maxell SD cards are ideal for digital devices like MP3 players, voice recorders, cameras and especially mobile phones to store photos, songs, video clips, games and many more file formats. These cards comes with storage capacity up to 32GB and allows user to save plenty of files, however similar to other flash cards even Maxell SD cards are prone to data loss. The files on Maxell SD card are lost due to many reasons; some of them are listed below:

  • Logical errors: Error messages like “Invalid card,” “Card not recognized, “Card need to be formatted” and many more on Maxell SD card as a results of virus attack, and card corruption will leads to data loss from respective Maxell SD card
  • Wrong operations: Misoperations like clicking on “Delete” and “Delete All” options while accessing files on Maxell SD card or moving files from it can cause removal of essential files
  • Interrupted data transfer: Disruptions like sudden system shutdown, abrupt removal of Maxell SD card from PC and others while transferring files and folders from Maxell SD card to Windows system might tend to loss of data

However, luckily lost or erased data from Maxell SD card can be restored back with the aid of a good card recovery program.

Maxell SD card retrieval software:

Yodot Photo recovery utility is all in one media file restoration application which used to recover data from Maxell SD card on Windows system. One can easily extract back music files, photos, video clips, RAW images, documents and lot more files from Maxell SD card. Apart from Maxell SD card, this software also helps you in retrieving data from Toshiba SD card, PQI SD card, EMTEC SD card, Lexar SD card, Transcend SD card, SanDisk SD card and many other brands of SD cards. Other than Maxell SD card, you can even get back data form CF card, XD card, MMC card, Memory Stick, SDHC card, pen drive, hard drive, iPod and several storage components. In addition, this media files recovery tool is compatible to run on all the latest Windows operating systems including Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2008 and 2003. If Mac users want to rescue data from Maxwell SD card, then make use of Photo Recovery for Mac software which is flexible with Mac OS X Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion operating system.

Simple procedure to rescue data from Maxell SD card:

  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery software to Windows computer
  • Connect Maxell SD card to that PC via card reader or USB cable
  • Open the application and follow on screen instructions
  • You will find “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery” option in first screen
  • Hit on any of option based on data loss scenario that you experienced with Maxell SD card
  • This triggers to next screen where you will get list of partitions or drives present in Windows system
  • Pick the drive which represents Maxell SD card and click on “Next” button
  • This tool starts scanning process and displays all restorable data in two different views which are, “Data View” and “File Type View” options
  • Toggle between two views to choose files which you would like to retrieve
  • Finally, browse for destination location to save recoverable files on Windows system hard drive. But, not to the same Maxell SD car

Things to remember:

  • Don’t eject Maxell SD card during data transfer or read-write process
  • Always make multiple copies of important files of Maxell SD card on other storage devices
  • Avoid saving or adding any new data to your Maxell SD card after data loss scenario

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