Recover Files from Media Card

Media cards are mainly used in mobile phones, media players, digital cameras and other digital gadgets for saving various files like image files, audio files, video files and other files. There are various types of media cards such as SD cards, CF cards, XD cards, Multimedia card and so on, which are capable of preserving data ranging from some MB’s to several GB’s. These media cards are most widely used storage device in almost all digital equipments because of its portability, compact size and high data access speed. But, regardless of storage capacity and data access rate, none of users are escape from data loss due to their own mistakes or some logical conflicts on media card.

Let us consider most common fault done by some users in various scenarios. Based on requirements and situations, some users connect or use same memory card in various digital gadgets or computers. Using single media card like this may results in its corruption and it even becomes reason for media card showing formatting error. This error tends you to forcefully format your memory card containing essential data. Now, if you need to restore erased data from media card, then you have to go for appropriate card recovery software suggested in this page.

Look into some other reasons for loss or deletion of files from media card:

  • Removing some essential files along with unwanted files and folders from media card will leads to permanent deletion
  • Unintended formatting of media card will erase complete data preserved on that drive
  • Improper handling of media card can corrupt its file system which may cause loss of data
  • Other reasons for loss of files from media card are improper file transmission, virus infection, etc

Irrespective of data loss scenarios, Yodot Photo Recovery is here to rescue your missing or erased data from media card.

Why Yodot Photo Recovery software?

Yodot Photo Recovery is ideal card recovery application that can be used to bring back photos, audio, videos, etc from your media cards on Windows OS. This utility includes highly advanced data recovery algorithms, which perform rigorous scanning of complete media card to retrieve all missing or erased files and folders on Windows system. It is top rated tool that provides safe, secure and quick media file restoration facilities. It helps you to extract data from other storage medium such as pen drives, hard drives, external hard drives, etc. This application is highly compatible with all major editions of Windows operating system like Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008. It supports almost all variants of media cards on Windows as well as Mac system.

Steps to get back files from media card:

  • Connect your media card to Windows system using card reader
  • Download and install the Yodot Photo Recovery software on that Windows PC
  • Launch the program and follow the simple guidelines provided on main screen
  • From main screen choose either “Deleted Photos Recovery” or “Lost Photos Recover” option to proceed with file recovery process based on data loss scenario
  • Then the software scans the system and displays all the drives present in it. Select the drive that represent your media card and click “Next” button
  • Next this utility begin scanning process on selected drive and shows list of recovered files and folders from that memory card
  • One can view list of retrieved files in two types of views such as “File Type View” and “Data View”
  • You can preview media files using “Preview” option and at last browse for your desired destination location on your host computer to save rescued files (But do not save recovered files on same media card)


  • Back up your essential data and your treasured photos, songs, movies, etc of media card on some other storage device
  • Avoid improper way of inserting or disconnecting memory card in digital gadgets to put a stop to its corruption
  • Do not use the media card after data loss in order to prevent data overwriting