How to Retrieve Files from Pentax SD card?

Is your Pentax SD card not working? Do you have any idea how to retrieve files from the card? If no, then you may panic and look for perfect method to restore files from Pentax SD card. Usually flash cards stops responding when it is corrupted due to logical error or unknown problems. To get perfect solution, continue reading this article…

Generally, loss of files from Pentax SD card is the major problem that many user may encounter. The best way to prevent data loss is to backup all files at regular intervals of time; but few users forget to take copy of important files and lose them forever. Here no need to put yourself in dilemma!! Still it is possible to retrieve lost, deleted or inaccessible files from SD card with few mouse clicks by using reliable card recovery tool.

Situations that leads to loss of files from Pentax SD card:

  • Any interruptions like power failure, system shut down, etc. occurs while transferring files from Pentax SD card to computer
  • Deleting files from Pentax SD card when connected to Windows
  • When Pentax SD card is severely infected by virus that can cause file system corruption
  • Mishandling of Pentax SD card like ejecting the card abruptly when documents are in use, using same card on multiple devices, plugging the card in wrong manner, etc.
  • Other reasons like format error, unintentionally formatting, sync error, file system corruption and so on
  • Continuous usage of Pentax camera to shoot pictures and videos when battery life is low

Utility to restore files from Pentax SD card:

Yodot Photo Recovery software can easily restore files from Pentax SD card on Windows operating system. Its read-only option will not alter original source file from SD card. It is built with advanced scanning technique to recover files from memory cards like xD card, CF card, MMC, memory stick, etc. along with SD card. Addition to memory card, it can recover media files from external hard drive, SSD drives, pen drive, hard drive partitions and other storage devices on computer. Including Pentax, it can restore files from other brands like ADATA, Olympus, Fujitsu, Samsung, Sony, Kingston, etc. This program is compatible to recover micro SD card files on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008 operating systems. Try the demo version of Photo Recovery utility to verify chances of restoring lost or erased files from SD card. If satisfied with result then user can buy the product to activate 'Save Recovery Session' and save recovered files later. Mac users can use Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software to rescue files from Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite OS based MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers.

Steps to retrieve files from Pentax SD card:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery software and install it on PC
  • Connect Pentax SD card to it where recovery process had to be carried out
  • Launch the software and follow given instructions on screen
  • On main screen you will get two options namely 'Deleted Photo Recovery' and 'Lost Photo Recovery'
  • Select required options to restore files from Pentax SD card on Windows computer
  • This tool will scan entire hard drive and displays all logical drives that are present on it
  • Select SD card drive from which you want to recover files and press on 'Next' option
  • Now the utility scans selected drive and displays all recovered files in two views such as 'Data View' and 'File Type View'
  • User can view retrieved image files using 'Preview' option
  • Finally save them using 'Save' option to destination location


  • Avoid deleting files from Pentax SD card drive when connected to desktop
  • Do not use same SD card on multiple storage devices to avoid data loss

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