Data Retrieval from Mobile Memory Card

“Guys, I lost all pics and videos of my sister’s pre-marriage function, which were in my phone’s memory card. When I connected the phone to computer I could see the folder which contained photos and videos is totally empty. I want to get all lost stuff back since those are having important memorable moments, so please suggest me how to get it back”

One of best storage devices of present time are memory cards. It is compatible on almost all kind of electronic gadgets. Memory card in cell phone is used to save all data of phone, such as pictures, songs, videos, contacts, text messages and many other files. So mishandling of memory cards may result in data loss or deletion. Some of such scenarios that render loss of files from mobile memory card are

  • Accidental deletion of files from memory card of cellular phones
  • When same memory card is being used in different mobile phones or gadgets, it may turn unreadable
  • Abrupt removal of memory card from mobile phone when some file is in process may corrupt card and make it inaccessible
  • Memory card may get damaged due to connection of mobile phone to virus infected systems
  • Accidental formatting of memory card on mobile phone will wipe off all data from the card

If crucial data from memory card on phone gets unavailable due to damage or any other issues, then one need not bother about lost data. It is now possible to retrieve data from mobile memory card by using efficient memory card recovery software.

Software to retrieve data from phone memory card:

The most famous card recovery tool which has two versions for Windows and Mac platform, is nothing but Card Recovery. Users can prefer this software for extracting files from SD, SDHC, micro SD and much more flash cards used on mobile phones, digital cameras, MP3 player etc.  This application has ability to recover images, songs, videos and other media data of various file types not just from memory card, but also from USB pen drive, memory stick, internal and external hard drives and so on. This program can work on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 OS version. Mac users can use it on Mac OS X 10.5(Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), and Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion).

Procedure to get data from phone memory card:

For data recovery from mobile memory card one need to go through this procedure. Using card reader connect your mobile memory card to computer, download Card Recovery application on that system then install downloaded software to start recovery process. According to data loss situation from your card, select either “Deleted Photo Recovery” or “Lost Photo Recovery” option from main screen. Next thing is to select drive which is associated with memory card connected to system and proceed. Application will start scanning memory card and we can see progress through Status bar. Once this step finishes, recovered files will be displayed in list format. To go to list of retrieved files choose among Data view / File Type view. We can preview pictures or files recovered by pressing preview button. To save restored data from memory card, select destination location on system. It is suggested not to save recovered data into same memory card.

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