Get Back Data from Toshiba SD Card

“I use Toshiba SD card which has become unreadable both on my digital camera and computer. I know this is common issue but I have no idea how did it happen; I can’t afford to lose important image and video files from my Toshiba SD card. What can I do to get back my data from Toshiba SD card?”

Toshiba SD card is valuable storage device that you can use in any digital device to store sensitive data and even to transfer or share files. This SD card has been designed to meet the capacity, performance requirements of multimedia files as well as its security. It has high storage capacity and high data transfer rate as compared to other SD cards that are available nowadays. It is very small but facilitates ultimate storage solution for your files.

However, as detailed in above case, Toshiba SD card might become unreadable and refuse to show files resided in it. If your SD card is unreadable, its file system is probably corrupted and you should format it before you can use it again to add or save files because unreadable SD card is not physically damaged. However, formatting removes entire data leaving your Toshiba SD card blank. Although, you cannot read its contents, you can still make it readable using any efficient card recovery software.

Events that cause loss of files from Toshiba SD card are:

  • Transfer Interruptions: Transferring of files and folders from Toshiba SD card to your computer cannot be successful, if it gets interrupted due to errors like power surge, system shutdown, abrupt removal of SD card and so on. As a consequence, files that were about to move may go missing from Toshiba SD card
  • Unintentional Formatting: In most cases, accidental formatting is performed by users who have less technical knowledge. While changing settings or searching for something in your camera or mobile, one may accidentally format Toshiba SD card and erase entire data stored on it
  • Virus Infection: When you save downloaded files that have been infected to Toshiba SD card when it is connected to computer, then viruses may corrupt file system on SD card>
  • Inadvertent Deletion: At the time of removing unwanted files and folders from Toshiba SD card, you may mistakenly erase those files which you needed the most

You should take certain precautions to increase possibility of successful file recovery from Toshiba SD card. First of all, avoid write operations on Toshiba SD card such as not starting the multimedia device in which you inserted Toshiba SD card; deleting, copying or altering files, etc. In case you have not commenced any of these actions, then go forward and download ideal card recovery software.

Toshiba SD card recovery software:

Picture Recovery is competent tool to restore files and folders from Toshiba SD card. It recovers data from all kinds of SD card whether it is password protected, write protected or WIFI enabled. The best quality of this tool is, without touching your files it just takes information and creates new files from it. Besides restoring data from Toshiba SD card, you can also get back data from Kingston SD card and SD cards manufactured by Transcend, Sony, SanDisk, Samsung, Lexar, Panasonic and other brands. It is possible to regain photos, RAW images, HD videos, music files and other documents from SD card, SDHC, SDXC, MMC, CF, XD, Memory Sticks, etc after accidental deletion, corruption or other file loss incidents. Windows version of this utility does not occupy more space and you can run it on any system which is running on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems.

Procedure to regain media files from Toshiba SD card:

  • Connect Toshiba SD card to your computer and wait till it gets detected
  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery software in which you have connected Toshiba SD card
  • Run the software and go as per the instructions given on-screen
  • Main screen displays two options which are “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • Click upon anyone based on the situation you have come across
  • Choose hard drive that indicates Toshiba SD card and allow it to scan just by hitting upon “Next”
  • Wait till the scanning process gets completed and choose files which you want to recover
  • View recovered files using two options which are “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Preview media files to examine its quality and at last click on “Save” to store recovered media files to desired location on your computer

How to safeguard files on Toshiba SD card?

  • Whenever you download any file, do not save it directly to SD card, first of all scan it and then go further to save them
  • Never try to format Toshiba SD card if you want to add new files; first create backup of it and then format

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