How to Recover SanDisk SD Card?

SanDisk is a leading flash card manufacturer which is specialized in the production of mass storage cards such as SD cards, Micro SD, Mini SD, Micro SDHC, Mini SDHC. These tiny sized cards greatly expand the capacity of digital device and safely stores valuable files for people. SanDisk’s product have helped in driving the exponential growth in sales of digital cameras, multi-function mobile phones, USB flash drives, digital audio/video players and other digital consumer devices. With the advent of Smartphone and tablets, fast and reliable mobile data storage is more important than ever before. SanDisk SD cards deliver the speed and capacity you need to get the most out of your mobile devices.

Some of the common scenarios where you lose files from SanDisk SD Card are:-

  • By chance you may delete files from the SanDisk SD Card on digital device
  • Unintentionally formatting the SD card will make you lose your sensible data
  • The data may get lost, if interruption occurs during the file transferring process from SD card to computer or vice-versa
  • The files and folders that are infected by virus or malware will make your SanDisk SD card inaccessible
  • If you improperly eject the SD card during the copying process, then it will corrupt the file system of your SanDisk SD card
  • Data can be lost if you frequently use the same SD card on different digital devices
  • Sudden shutdown of system while SD card is still in use may also make you lose the important media files (images, audio, video, etc) stored in it

The SD cards give you additional storage space for your apps, photos, and videos on digital devices. Since SanDisk SD cards plays an important role in storage space for your crucial data, there are many chances where you can lose files on SD cards as mentioned above. You need not to worry about your data loss; there are many SD card recovery tools available on market. By which you can be able to retrieve all your lost data from SanDisk SD cards.

About SanDisk SD Card Recovery Tool:-

Yodot Photo Recovery is one of the prominent recovery software used by many of the users to retrieve their data from SanDisk SD card. This tool not only recovers data from SD cards, but it also gets back all your deleted or lost data from computer hard drive, external hard drive, flash drive, etc. By using this software we can also recover photos, audios, videos and RAW pictures from SanDisk SD cards. This application uses block-by-block scan technology that doesn’t requires heavy amount of time for recovering the files from SD cards.

Steps for using SanDisk SD Card recovery:-

  • Connect your SanDisk SD card to the Windows PC through USB cable or card reader
  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery application to your computer
  • Launch the recovery software and follow the application procedure present on screen
  • In main screen you will find two option, “Delete Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Select “Delete Photo Recovery” option to retrieve deleted data from SanDisk SD card
  • Select “Lost Photo Recovery” option to get back your missing data from SD card
  • The tool will scan the entire computer and displays all the logical drives present, including SD card connected to your system
  • Choose the SanDisk SD card drive from which you need to retrieve your data and click on “Next” option
  • The application scans entire drive and displays all the data that are present in SD card with two different views, “Data View” and “File Type view”
  • Preview the retrieved data by using “Preview” option and save them to the desired destination location on your computer


  • Have a good habit of properly ejecting your SanDisk SD card when it is connected to system
  • Regularly transfer all your data from SD card to computer and have proper backups of it
  • Cross check your SanDisk SD card for essential data before formatting it

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