Secure Digital Card is an ultra small flash memory card that can be used as a storage device in many portable devices like digital camera, mobile phones, handheld computers, digital camcorders etc. It can be used to store different types of media files such as MP3, MP4, image files, MOV files, AVI files and so on. As it is used on different devices the chance of SD card getting damage is very high which results in deletion or loss of data from it. It is very painful to lose important and valuable data from the SD card. It is a very time-consuming process to restore lost data from SD Card.
As a music lover, you might have the habit of collecting and storing a large number of music files, video files to your SD card to listen in your free time and during your traveling time. So you would have connected your SD card to the computer via a card reader to copy some music files from the system. Unfortunately, the computer to which you connected your SD card will be infected by the virus and due to which your SD card also get infected by the virus resulting in its corruption leading to deletion of previously stored data from your SD card. When you had inserted your SD card to your mobile phone you would have come to know previously stored data and recently transferred data on it will be missing. Absolutely at that point in time, you would have shocked and worried a lot as you lost many files.
Major factors leading to deletion of data from SD cards are:-
- Accidental or unintentional deletion of data from SD card. While removing unwanted data from your device you may accidentally delete some important files from it. This results in data loss
- Formatting SD card without taking backup of important data will result in deletion of data
- When your SD card is severely corrupted due to harmful virus infection then it will result in loss of data from the device
- Removing the SD card from the computer while data transfer process is taking place
- If you use a non-safety or insecure method of removal while ejecting your SD card from the computer will result in deletion of files from it
- Upgrading the file system of the Secure Digital card without keeping a backup of files will lead to deletion of important data from it
Well, no need to worry; you can recover files on SD cards very easily with the help of trusted third party application known as memory card file recovery software. It is specially designed with strong and powerful algorithms which help to restore erased data from SD card without any difficulty. It scans your whole SD card to restore back all the lost data from it. This program provides free demo version, download it and run the application to restore files from SD cards. If you are satisfied with the results then you can go for the licensed version of this application to restore deleted or lost files from SD cards. Prior to restoring of the files, you can view the recovered files by just clicking on “Preview” option in the demo version of the application itself.
Advanced Features of memory card file recovery software:
This application comes out with outstanding features. It has the capacity to restore deleted or lost data from memory cards, thumb drives, SD cards, flash drives, external hard drives and many more. The program has the capability to restore data from FAT 16, FAT 32, NTFS, NTFS 5, HFS, HFS + formatted drives. It can restore over more than 300 types of files which include PowerPoint files, Word Documents, PDF files, MP3, MP4 files, pictures, image files and many more files. This software is compatible to restore data on all the latest versions of Windows and Mac operating systems including Sierra, El Capitan, Mavericks, Yosemite, Snow Leopard, Mountain Lion, Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, and Vista and so on. A memory card file recovery tool can also restore data from the SD cards which have been formatted. The files restored from this application can be sorted on the basis of file name, file type, file size, and date. It even supports to restore data from different types of hard drives such as SCSI, IDE, PATA, SATA and many more. It will create disk images to bypass bad sectors, later you can restore data from these disk images.
Other features of the software: In addition to the above mentioned advanced features, the tool has some more features. It is completely free from virus and malware as it is digitally signed. It is very fast and efficient tool. It provides you with the “Save recovery Session’ option in the trial version itself in order to avoid re-scanning of the device to restore the lost data and once you purchase the licensed version of the application you can resume with the saved process with the aid of “Open Recovery Session” option. To free the disk space you can compress the restored data using different levels of compression techniques. The memory card file recovery application requires nominal space of hardly 50 MB of free disk space for its installation and it supports restore of deleted data on 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. This program provides the very simple user interface so that even new user can very easily handle the software to restore the missing files. It can restore the files without making any alterations to the original data and the same directory structure will be retained. This tool can also restore deleted files with Alternate Data Streams attribute from NTFS formatted drives
Points to be remembered: It is better to take some safety measures while using the SD card to avoid deletion of data from it and those safety measures are:-
- Scan your Secure Digital Card regularly with the help of an updated version of anti-virus application
- It is always better to take two to three copies of your important data in some other storage devices like a thumb drive, DVD, CD, external hard drive, memory card etc.
- Do not remove your SD card from the computer in the middle of data transfer process. If you remove then the files which are not fully copied will be lost from the device.
- Don’t eject the SD card from the computer in the non-safety mode. Use safety mode while ejecting the device from any system