How to Resolve Issue of SD Card Not Mounting or Seen in Disk Utility?

“I hope I will get proper solution here; I am using MacBook Pro running on Yosemite Mac OS X. This morning I connected my SD card to transfer some necessary files and folders, but my card is not recognized by MacBook Pro. I thought to check my card properly and I connected that SD memory card to my friend’s machine but again card didn’t get recognized on his Mac machine. I also checked it in disk utility but it is not seen in disk utility; maybe there is a problem with my SD card. Is there any solution to resolve the issue? I am really in need of help…”

According to above mentioned scenario there is might be two problems with your Mac – non working USB port and driver issues, which is making SD card not to mount properly. Firstly, verify whether any driver issues are there in your Mac, due to which SD card is not mounting. Normally, when suitable driver is absent, externally connected flash device fails to mount on Macintosh machine. Secondly, connect other flash card or pen drive to the USB port and check if these devices mounts without any issue. Otherwise, the problem is with the SD memory card.

Improperly ejecting SD memory card, file system damage of SD card, taking pictures while camera prompting battery low message, severe virus infection and many reasons cause SD card damage. Thus, card shows undetected error message when connected to any machine. Anyhow, you need to restore essential data from your SD card, so Yodot application will definitely help you in this position.

About Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool will help you to retrieve data after SD card not mounting error or if it is not seen in disk utility. This tool will allow you to accomplish corrupt memory card recovery on Mac OS X and retrieves various media files like raw image and video file types, HD videos, basic images, movies and so on. Along with memory cards it is capable of recovering media files from iPod, system volume, SSD, thumb drive and many other portable devices. This restoration utility, designed with simple user interface, include advanced scanning technique to make recovery process easier and faster. This tool is compatible to work with Mac OS based systems having Mac OS X 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).

How to implement Yodot application?

  • Very first connect your SD card to your Mac machine via proper interface
  • Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery application and run it
  • Click on “Lost Photo Recovery” option given on main screen then it will consequently move to next window
  • Further, in displayed list of drives click on SD card that needs to be scanned and click “Next” button to initiate scan
  • After successful completion of scan, you can view sort retrieved files in two views like “Data View” and “File Type view”
  • Later, click on “Preview” button to check for your confirmation about restoration of files
  • Finally save retrieved data on target destination by purchasing product key

After trying this tool if you are unable to find the SD card then it is physically damaged, no recovery application will help you this situation.

Relevant things to remember:

  • It is highly suggested not to eject SD memory card when it is in use
  • Do not use same SD card on multiple platforms

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