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How to Recover Files from SD Card

In recent years, SD cards have become very popular. It is widely used in digital devices like cameras, handheld computers, mobile phones, video game consoles, etc. As a part of your life, you use SD cards so frequent that you may sometimes accidentally delete some files in your SD card or wrongly format it. Then, what should you do? A common knowledge you need to know: a simple deletion won’t remove all data at once, instead, the data contained in the deleted files are just marked as deleted, and it is still intact on your SD card and recoverable. Therefore, when you delete precious photos, videos and other data in SD card by mistake, don’t panic.
Rely on SD card recovery software – Data Recovery. Basically, Data Recovery is capable of restoring all your lost, deleted, formatted and inaccessible photos, videos and audio files from different storage device including digital camera, memory card, USB drive, hard drive, etc. What’s more, stop using your SD card immediately in case of overwriting!

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Free download the trial version above and follow the step-by-step instruction. Here we try Windows version to recover SD card files.

Tutorial: How to Perform SD Card Data Recovery?

Select the file type for recovery
Here you can choose the "Scan" or "Advanced" to recover what you want. Choose the Guided Scan to scan the external devices.

Quick Scan: Quickly Scans your computer and devices for files easily recovery.
Full Scan: Scans your computer and all connected devices.
Guided Scan: Guides you through the selection of file or email recovery.


To recover files from external device, select the device to scan.

Scan Your Flash Drive for Lost Files
After selecting recovery type, click "Star Scan", the program will automatically scan the files you want to recover.

Retrieve Data from SD Card
Soon the lost files on your SD Card, it will be detected and showed in categories on program window. You can view file names to check whether you wanted files have been found or not.
Then click on those files you are going to reclaim and click “recover” to save them on your computer.
Note: To avoid data overwritten issue, I strongly suggest you do not keep the recovered data to SD Card during the recovery.

More information of Data Recovery

Data Recovery is a comprehensive digital media recovery tool (for recovering photos, videos, music) that enables you to recover images, videos and audio files in most data loss situations. Moreover, it is available with a batch of devices - PC, USB drive, digital camera and other storage media. Download the free trial version below to give it a shot.

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