How to Recover Pictures from SD Card?

“I had nearly 200 astonishing photos of my friend’s wedding party. I used some funky photo editing software to edit those pictures. I tried to rename all images; the software did rename, except 5. Then I got a pop-up window that stated, “Request cannot be completed. File is locked”. I don't know what I did; all pictures got disappeared suddenly, except renamed ones. How could that happen? I am really disappointed. Those are all really my valuable photos. Can I recover those pictures from my SD card?? Please help me.”

Off course you can! Just stop using the SD card. Don’t save or access any files on it.

Follow this step by step procedure to recover deleted photos on SD card.

  • Connect SD card to your Windows PC
  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery tool on the system and install
  • Run the program and follow instructions
  • Click on “Deleted Photo Recovery” to retrieve deleted photos
  • Click on “Lost Photo Recovery” to restore missing images
  • In displayed list of drives, pick your SD card
  • Opt "Picture" as file type
  • Retrieved pictures will be sorted in two views: “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Mark required photos and preview them to verify restoration
  • At the end, save your recovered files on system hard drive

It is obvious that, unfortunately you may come across various situations where you might have deleted your vital photos, videos or any other files from SD card. Or your precious files might have lost because of several unknown reasons. Whatever may be the cause, result is data loss. To help you at all these circumstances, Yodot provided a reliable way. Keep on reading to know completely about this efficient utility.

Potent tool to restore deleted photos:

This tool is designed with simple user interface which gives complete instructions to user on how to retrieve deleted images from SD card. It facilitates different options to restore deleted and lost files without any complication. Along with SD card, this application will ensure recovery of pictures from hard drive, SSD, pen drive, various memory card types, digital cameras and other external devices. It supports various media file types such as JPG, MOV, NEF, PSD, DIVX, MP3 RAW as well as other basic files such as documents, db files, spreadsheets, Outlook data files and many. After recovering files, different views types are available to sort restored data. This application works efficiently on various Windows OS such as Win 10, Windows 8.x, Win 7, XP, Vista, Windows Server 2003 and 2008.


  • Stop using your SD card (or any storage device) to save or access data the very next second you come across data loss incident
  • Handle your media cards carefully to prevent them from damage

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