Memory card used to store photos & other media files are largely used in digital cameras, camcorders, PDA, mobile phones and personal computers. And it is the known fact that these memory cards are often prone to corruption due to their wide usage in various devices. Hence, it is utmost necessary to use an effective recovery utility for retrieving photos from these memory cards. The file recovery software for memory card is highly recommended by many industry professionals to recover files from damaged memory card. The software can recover photos from different types of memory cards such as Secure Digital (SD) card, Extreme Digital (XD) card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Compact Flash (CF) card, etc. The most common reason of loss of photos from memory card is unintentional deletion of files when it is connected to the computer. You may accidentally use “Shift+Delete” option to delete some of your valuable photos and later want to restore the deleted files. Also, you may use delete option provided on the digital camera for the purpose of deleting photos. In both the scenarios, you should not store new files on the card and immediately use this photo recovery software to perform accidentally deleted photo recovery from memory card.
The software can be used to recover photos and various other types of files from SATA/SCSI/IDE hard drives & external hard drives. It supports recovery on FAT16, FAT32, ExtFAT, NTFS & NTFS5 file systems on Windows OS and HFS+ & HFSX file systems on Mac machines. This photo recovery tool makes use of a smart scan search method, based on unique file signatures, to perform photo recovery on memory cards of different manufacturers. After deletion of photos due to corruption or memory card format, it can restore images from SanDisk memory card, Transcend memory card, Sony memory card, etc to name a few.
Photos are lost from the memory card in various scenarios. You may disconnect your memory card from the computer without using “Safe Remove” wizard or try to unplug it during read or write process. This will result in photos becoming inaccessible or sometimes get erased from the memory card. Virus infection is another reason that is responsible for loss of photos & other files. Photos are also lost when your computer shuts down suddenly when memory card is connected to it, this makes the memory card inaccessible and to restore the files, you must use this photo recovery software that can recover photos of different file formats. The software can recover JPEG files from memory card and even raw photos of various file formats such as CR2, CRW, SR2, ARW, NEF, X3F, RAF, etc generated by professional DSLR cameras. The software has the capability to recover erased pictures from Canon digital camera along with other cameras including Sony, Olympus, Nikon, etc.
You can comfortably use this software in almost all the data loss scenarios to perform photo recovery from your corrupt memory card. Just follow the simple steps mentioned below after downloading the software.
Step I: Run the software and select “Recover Photos” from the main interface of the software shown in Fig I.
Fig I: Welcome Window
Step II: Select “Recover Lost Files” or “Recover Deleted Files” option on the next screen. A list of logical drives is displayed, as shown in Fig II. Select your memory card and click “Next”.
Fig II: Select Memory Card
Step III: Select the file types to recover and click “Next”, as shown in Fig III.
Fig III: Select File Types
Step IV: After the accomplishment of the scanning process, list of recovered photos is displayed, as shown in Fig IV. It can be viewed using “Data view” or “File Type view” option. If satisfied with the recovery results, purchase the full version of the software.
Fig IV: Retrieved Photos List