Know How to Recover Files from Formatted SD Card

  • An outstanding application that easily unformats SD card data
  • Involves simple recovery steps
  • Supports all media file formats for restoration
  • Works with a wide range of SD memory cards
  • Secure and convenient to use

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We usually use SD card as an external storage media in our digital cameras, camcorders, mobile phones, iPods, and other electronic gadgets to save several types of media files such as photos, videos, MP3 files, and many more. As we use these SD cards in various electronic devices, they should be handled carefully. Committing a simple mistake leads to loss of huge data from SD card. Formatting is one of the most common reasons behind data loss. Sometimes, due to corruption in the SD card, we may encounter a format error message like ‘disk in the drive not formatted. Do you want to format it now?’, when connected to the computers. In some circumstances, we accidentally format our SD card and lose a huge amount of data saved on it.

Scenarios that lead to formatting the SD card are discussed below:

  • Unintended Formatting: One of the most frequently occurred facts behind data loss is formatting the SD card. At times, when we plug in our SD memory card to our computers for some reason, we may accidentally end up in formatting our SD card that leads to a severe data loss.

  • File System Corruption: Viruses and malware are the major cause that corrupts SD card by severely damaging its file system. Once the file system of SD card gets corrupt, then it becomes useless unless it is formatted. Therefore, in order to get access to SD card, we usually opt for formatting our SD card. If this is the case, you can recover photos from the memory card without formatting it, by taking the help of Nikon Canon Photo Recovery software within few easy steps.

  • SD Card is Full: If our SD card containing our memorable photos, videos, and other media files is full on memory, it decreases the performance of the SD card and may become inaccessible, if we try to save new files in such situation. We have to format it in order to free up its memory space and get access to it.

  • Other Scenarios: Apart from these scenarios, there are few other scenarios wherein we may format our SD card and lose our valuable data. Few other scenarios are the presence of bad sectors, improper file system conversion, improper ejection of SD card from any electronic device, etc.

 How to deal with formatted SD card in order to get back all our data? If we had maintained a legitimate backup of all our important files on a regular basis, we do not have to worry. But, what to do if we have forgotten to backup our files and come across any of these scenarios? Do not have to worry, as we can easily recover formatted SD card by using Nikon Canon Photo Recovery software. We can recover formatted SD card on all versions of Mac and Windows-based machines, as it is designed for Windows and Mac platforms separately. It scans and recovers all our data from the formatted SD card by using its great scanning algorithms. Once it completes its scanning process, all the recovered files can be previewed before to saving them at your desired location in the demo version itself. Additionally, one can make use of this toolkit to recover data from camcorders of almost all leading brands.

Salient features of this software:

Nikon Canon Photo Recovery software is capable of recovering different types of media files which include MP4, MP3, MOV, AVI, MKV, MIDI, WAV, RAW, BMP, GIFF, TIFF, PSD, PPM, PNM, PNG, DNG, JPEG, CRW, CR2, ARW, NEF, and many more. One can easily perform formatted SD card recovery, as it provides such a simple user interface. By using this tool, one can retrieve files from formatted SD card that is formatted with FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5, HFS or HFSX file systems. It can not only restore formatted SD card but even it has the ability to restore corrupted SD card with great ease. This software has the potential to recover data from formatted SD card that is being used in mobile phones, cameras, camcorders, iPods, etc of almost all brands. It supports different types of memory cards such as xD card, SDXC card, MMC card, CF card, SDHC card, etc. Using this software, you can recover photos from a Canon camera, Nikon aw100, Nikon D3300, Nikon D3X camera and many more.

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Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Steps to recover data from formatted SD card:

Step 1: Download, and instal the free version of Nikon Canon Photo Recovery Software on your system, and launch it. Now, connect the formatted SD card of your digital camera to the system. From the main screen, choose Recover Photos option. Then, a list of logical and physical drives available in the system are displayed. Just select the drive representing the digital memory card, and hit Scan button to initiate the scanning process.

Recover Files from Nikon D90 - Home Screen

Figure 1: Home Screen

Step 2: Now the software scans the digital camera card to find deleted and lost photo files. Wait for the scanning process to get completed, as shown in Figure 2.

Recover Files from Nikon D90 - Select Logical Drive

Figure 2: Scanning the Camera Card to Find Deleted & Lost Photos

Step 3: Upon the completion of scanning and recovery process, a list of recovered photo files are displayed on the screen. You can view recovered photo files in Data View, and File Type View

Recover Files from Nikon D90 - Preview Screen

Figure 3: Recovered Photo Files in Data View & File Type View

Step 4: Prior saving the recovered photos, the tool allows you to preview the recovered photos. Just double click or right-click on the respective photo file, and click Preview option to preview a photo file.

Recover Files from Formatted SD Card - Preview Screen

Figure 4: Preview Recovered Photo Files

Step 5: At last, after previewing the recovered photos, if you are satisfied with the recovery results of the software, then activate the license key of the tool, and save the recovered photos at the desired location of your choice.

Recover Files from Formatted SD Card - Preview Screen

Figure 5: Save Recovered Photos

Note: Before installing software makes sure that you have properly connected the camcorder to PC.

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