Recovering Lost Pictures from Micro SD Card

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Micro SD card is a tiny flash memory card that is highly integrated with ordered and random access capability; it can carry fast and reliable data transmission through a dedicated serial interface. Due to its continuous improvement in size and storage capacity now it has been used in portable music players, GPS devices and cell phones. The storage capacity of Micro SD card ranges from 128MB to 32GB. Most of the times, the data stored in this device may get lost due to various unpredictable reasons.

It happens to the best of us. Whether your digital camera has fell into the wrong hands or due to some unknown reasons you may lose pictures stored in Micro SD memory card. Reasons for loss of images on Micro SD card are:

  • Accidentally formatting the Micro SD card either on digital camera or when it is connected to the computer
  • Abruptly removing the Micro SD card from digital camera during read or write process of image leads to pictures loss
  • If Micro SD card is infected by virus or malware infection, then images stored on it might get lost
  • Due to Micro SD card file system corruption, the photos stored in it might become inaccessible leading to photo loss
  • Improper handling of Micro SD card like abruptly removing or inserting into digital camera can delete images present on it

People who use portable electronic gadgets to store their data may come across these types of issues with their portable devices and lose their essential files. It may be pictures, videos, songs and other media files. Losing precious pictures really matters much; in order to overcome this you must have proper backup of those lost images or else you need to utilize competent card recovery software to restore those lost pictures from Micro SD cad.

Micro SD card recovery utility:

Yodot Photo Recovery is the finest card recovery utility recommended by most of the users for recovering lost images and erased media files from Micro SD card on Windows system. This card recovery tool has the capacity to restore deleted media file like video, picture, audio and documents from Micro SD card. This card recovery tool scans each and every block of the Micro SD card to retrieve deleted images and missing media files. You can also use this card file recovery program to get back lost files from computer hard disks, external hard disks, memory sticks, USB flash drives, thumb drives, FireWire drives and other storage devices. If you are using Mac system, then download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software to restore lost photos and files from Micro SD card.

Procedure to recover lost images from Micro SD card:

  • First connect your Micro SD card to the computer and install Yodot Photo Recovery application to your computer
  • Launch the software and follow the application procedure present onscreen
  • In main screen, you will find two option, “Delete Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select “Lost Photo Recovery” option to recover lost images from Micro SD card
  • Software scans the entire computer and displays all logical drives present in system including Micro SD memory card
  • Choose the particular memory card drive from which you want to retrieve lost photos and click on “Next” option
  • The application scans entire Micro SD card and displays all the images in two different views, “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Preview the images using “Preview” option and save retrieved pictures to your desired location

Things to Remember:

  • Don’t connect your Micro SD memory card to virus infected systems
  • Avoid using same Micro SD card frequently in different digital gadgets
  • Be careful while inserting or ejecting Micro SD card to camera or other memory card compatible devices

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