Retrieve Files when MacBook Pro Not Reading SD Card

“Hi all, I am searching solution to my problem. I have issues with my SD card; I am using MacBook Pro, when I connected my SD card to transfer vital files to my MBP it does not read SD card and prompts error message. What went wrong here??? How can I get back files from my SD card? Can anyone please suggest solution? Helpful answer can be appreciated...”

This happens due to SD card corruption. Before going to the solution have a look at scenarios that makes the SD card undetectable:

  • Connecting SD card to multiple devices running with different operating system
  • Repeatedly performing read and write operations
  • Severe virus infecting to the SD card
  • File system corruption of SD memory card
  • Improperly removing SD card when it is in use
  • Abruptly terminating the device when SD card connected or in use

Unluckily, you may not be able to access your SD memory card or data stored on it if any above mentioned situations occurs. Don’t worry..! It is surprisingly possible to bring back data from SD card that won’t read from MacBook Pro using professional recovery application. Go through below paragraph to learn more about restoration software.

Solution to retrieve unrecognized SD card data using Yodot tool:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software is right choice to retrieve data when MacBook Pro won't read SD card. Along with SD card most of the time Mac can’t read MicroSD card, XD card, MMC, thumb drive or any other external storage devices. This program is the optimum solution in such situations. It regains variety of media file types from SD card such as JPG, JPEG, PNG, BMP, DCR, RAW, MOV, MP4, MP3, WMA, MPEG, M4V and so on. Its advanced scanning technique restores files from damaged, formatted and reformatted SD card within few mouse clicks. This restoration utility also turns to be MicroSD card recovery software and it restores files from MicroSD card even if the card is damaged, corrupted or virus infected. After completion of retrieving process this tool provides ‘Data View’ and ‘File Type View’ option to arrange your files according to folder structure and its file extension. This utility works well on Mac OS based computers such as Mac OS 10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite).

Simple guidelines to recover unreadable SD card files:

Very first connect memory card to your MacBook Pro laptop.

  • Download and install Yodot Mac Photo Recovery application
  • Run the program and go as per options given on main screen
  • There are two choices like “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery” , select applicable option and move to next screen
  • Next window shows all available volumes along with connected SD card
  • Mark file types which you want to retrieve from unrecognized SD card
  • This utility scans selected drive location and restores files from it
  • Further you can view rescued files either in “Data View” or “File Type View”
  • Finally glance at restored photos using “Preview” option select “Save Recovery Session” button to avoid rescan
  • Purchase license key to “Save” retrieved pictures in desired location

Recommended tips to SD card user:

  • Never pull out SD card from Mac when it is in use
  • Stop using SD card if any issues are raised with SD card
  • Make use of ‘Eject’ option to safely remove the SD card

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