How to Recover Files from Not Recognized SDHC Card on Mac?

Is your SDHC card not recognizing on Mac computer? Searching for a software to recover data from it? No need to panic!!! You are in safe place. Read further to know the exact solution for your queries…

Let us see few scenarios that makes your SDHC card unrecognized:

Case 1: “Hi, I use SDHC card to save important files for past six months and it was working fine. Unfortunately, when I connected the card to Mac computer it started having an error 'not recognizing SDHC card'. After sometime I ejected and plugged it again, even then got the same issue. Is it possible to recover data from unrecognized SDHC card? Awaiting for your reply!!!”

Case 2: “My SDHC card was working fine but when I try to open it on Mac machine, it didn't get detected. I am badly in need of the information saved on it. How to recover files from not recognizing SDHC card? Any kind of valid suggestions are welcomed!!!”

Case 3: “For past few months I was able to read SDHC card on Mac computer. The day when I upgraded my system it didn't work and not able to recognize any card inserted into it. Please help me with possible solution to recover information from unrecognized SDHC drive...”

Case 4: “I use to take backup of all vital files on SDHC card frequently. Today, when I inserted the card on Mac system, Mac failed to detect the card. How do I fix it? Thanks for your help and suggestions!!!”

Sometimes you may get few error messages when your SDHC card is connected to Mac machine, such as:

  • Mac doesn't recognize SDHC card
  • SDHC card cannot read by Mac slot
  • SDHC card not mounting on Mac
  • Mac not detecting SDHC card

If you face any of the above mentioned scenarios and wondering how to get hold of data from undetected SDHC card then it is recommended to use Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool.

Mac not recognized SDHC card recovery software:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery program can easily bring back files from SDHC card which is not recognized on Mac computer. By performing correct file signature scan, you can retrieve lost and deleted files successfully. User can get back deleted audios, pictures, videos, Pages documents, Number files, archives, Keynote files, compressed files and other file types from various storage drives. It can recover data from micro SDHC card, SD, XD, CF, memory stick and other memory cards. Along with memory card, it can restore files from iPod, pen drive, portable hard drive, SSD, FireWire drives and so on. It can recover deleted, lost, formatted data from Mac volumes with HFS, HFS+, HFSX, ExFAT and FAT file systems. This application can recover lost or deleted files on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), OS X 10.7 (Lion), OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) computers. By using Yodot Windows recovery software you can recover data from external hard drive that is not detected on Windows 7, 10, 8.x, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008.

Steps to recover files from unrecognized SDHC card on OS X:

  • Connect SDHC card to Mac computer and download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery program to it
  • Install and run the tool from the icon that has been provided on desktop
  • On main window you will get two options namely 'Deleted Photo Recovery' and 'Lost Photo Recovery'
  • Click on required option and proceed further to select the SDHC card drive from where your media files were lost
  • After selecting the drive all you have to do is click on 'Next' button that will initiate recovery process
  • Once the scanning process gets complete, the recovered files are displayed in 'Data View' and 'File Type View'
  • Switch between required view and click on files that has to be saved
  • This program is added with 'Find Tool' using which you can particularly find required files
  • Finally save restored media files on desired destination location


  • Take backup of crucial files on multiple storage devices regularly
  • Avoid abrupt ejection of SDHC card while transferring files from one drive to another

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