Retrieving MP3 Files from SD card

Most of the media devices today use SD cards to save MP3 files. Whether it is MP3 player, Smartphone, tablet or any music device, mostly all are having memory card slots to contain SD card. Using the SD card is really a convenient way to store collection of favorite MP3 files. With the aid of such tiny memory chip, you preserve thousands of MP3 files and can easily carry them anywhere with your device

However, with the wide use of SD card to carry MP3 files and other media data, risk of losing them is always there. There are some scenarios that get dreadfully complicated and lead to loss of your MP3 as given below:

  • User’s reluctance while using the SD card with different devices can cause loss of MP3 files
  • MP3 files in SD card can get deleted or hidden after deliberated action of harmful viruses and malwares
  • Defragmentation of the SD card will certainly result in erasure of MP3 songs
  • If you forget to copy MP3 files from SD card to other storage media before format operation, you will have nothing except an empty card
  • Sometimes, you can also perform deletion of few valuable MP3 files on the SD card by mistake

The most important thing to practice after data loss encountered on SD card is to stop further saving new files since it could result in overwriting of lost data including MP3 files over SD card. You can surely restore MP3 files and other files from SD card because nothing has deleted yet and all data is present on storage sectors. Using any professional SD card data recovery tool is best way you need do to regain missing or deleted MP3 files from SD card on Windows or Mac OS.

Best utility to restore MP3 files on SD card

Photo Recovery is an appropriate utility that is enabled with powerful scanning engine to get back songs and pictures from SD card Yodot Photo Recovery is an appropriate utility that is enabled with powerful scanning engine to rescue deleted or lost MP3 files as well as other music files from SD card in MP4, AIF, WAV, MIDI, ALAC, M4A, M4b, RA, AIFC, MPC, VOX, GSM, AMR, etc. By using memory card application, one can easily recover music and pictures from SD card along with videos from variety of SD memory cards. It is empowered with user friendly wizard to help users through the recovery of MP3 files from SD card super simple. Other than MP3 files, you can refer this tool to extract RAW images, generic photos, video files and music files from different types of flash cards such as MiniSD, MicroSD, SDHC, SDXC, xD, CF, MMC, Memory Sticks, etc. This software can be utilized on almost all Windows (Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008) and Mac (Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, mountain Lion and Mavericks) OS based computers and laptops to back Mp3 files and other audio files from SD cards launched by Kingston, SanDisk, Lexar, PNY, Transcend, Sony, SanDisk, Samsung, Nikon, Canon, Kodak and so on.

Simple steps to extract MP3 files from SD card

  • Plug your SD card to Windows system via card reader
  • Install Yodot Photo Recovery program after the download is completed
  • Now, launch the application to explore the recovery options to initiate MP3 file recovery on SD card
  • On the main screen, you can see two type recovery options, “Delete Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Click on “Deleted Photo Recovery” to regain deleted MP3 files from the SD card or else select “Lost Photo Recovery” option to retrieve missing MP3 songs
  • This software scans the system and displays all logical drives including externally connected SD card
  • Select the SD card from which you need to extract MP3 files and click on “Next” option
  • The recovery program scans selected SD card thoroughly and displays all the retrieved MP3 files in two different views, “File Type View” and “Data View”
  • Browse for the destination location where you want to save restored MP3 files and click on “Save”button

Valuable Information

  • Ensure you have all important MP3 files backed up before formatting the SD card
  • Don’t forget to scan the SD card regularly with an efficient anti-virus program
  • Ejecting SD card during the read/write operation is very bad idea, don’t repeat this mistake

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