How to Recover Data from Damaged Memory Card

  • Corrupted Memory Card Recovery software is available for free download that recovers damaged memory card data and offers free preview of the recovered files even before activating its full license
  • It supports recovery of wide range of files including pictures, videos, music files, documents, and much more
  • This tool recovers data from all kinds of memory cards including SD, xD, CF, MMC, microSD, SDXC, SDHC, PNY, etc.
  • It works well in all data loss scenarios like formatting, file system corruption, accidental deletion of files, improper removal from the device during file transfer, virus attack, etc.

Best Way to Get Back Corrupt Memory Card Data

A memory card is widely used nowadays which generally used to in the digital camera to store pictures and other media files. This is very compact and non-volatile in nature. Because of its size, it is preferably used in electronic devices to enhance their memory space/capacity, including on mobile phone, MP3 player and laptop. While this memory card is being used, there is a high risk of corruption of the card. Once the SD card gets corrupted data stored on it is not accessible and thus user loses data. However, this problem of damaged card data inaccessibility can be handled through the memory card recovery software.

The most commonly occurring reasons, which make memory card damaged, are like an abrupt removal of the memory card from card reader/camera, virus attacks, sudden power off during copying process and formatting of a memory card. Apart from this storing data on the memory card when it is full and taking pictures from a digital camera while the battery is low leads to memory card damage, which in turns result in data inaccessibility.

Let’s take a real-time scenario which leads to a memory corruption, suppose a user abruptly removes SD card from card reader or other devices which are reading files from the memory card, resulting in corruption of the memory card. In this event, chances of data loss are very high. Lost data from the memory card can be recovered with an effective and a reliable recovery tool. With the aid of this popular utility, you can recover pictures from a CF card corrupted due to the file system error with less effort.

Sometimes files which are stored over memory card get inaccessible due to virus or malware attack. Let’s take an example which explains how virus makes a corrupt memory card, suppose a user connects the memory card to the system which is under the effect of a malicious program or virus. Then, the virus makes corrupt the file system of a memory card, which leads to data loss from an SD card.

Apart from the above-discussed scenario, accidental formatting of a memory card results in the corruption of SD card, let’s take a scenario to explain this, sometimes users are displayed the message saying that "The disk in drive G is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?” If the user clicks on yes button then all the content of memory card is lost. However, some users think that these lost files never can be brought back, which is only a misconception. For more information regarding how to recover data from a damaged Nintendo Wii flash memory card, click here

This memory card recovery tool recovers media files (pictures, audio, and video) from formatted and corrupted memory card easily. It can perform corrupted Memory Stick data recovery to retrieve lost or inaccessible files after file system corruption, an abrupt removal and errors during file transfer. Recovered file can be zipped and a preview of the recoverable file is possible to evaluate the proficiency of the tool. A special feature of this utility provides “Save Recovery Session” option which comes in handy to avoid rescanning of the SD card after having the licensed version of the software.

Steps to recover damaged memory card-

Step I: First download and install the Corrupted Memory Card Recovery software and connect your memory card to it. After launching the tool select "Recover Photos" option from the main Screen.

Damaged Memory Card Recovery - Main Screen

Figure I: Main Screen

Step II: After that, select the memory card from the list of the logical drive from which the files are to be restored and then click on "Next". As you click on "Next" button scanning of the card initiates.

Damaged Memory Card Recovery - Select Damaged Memory Card

Figure II: Select Damaged Memory Card

Step III: Next to completion of the scanning process, you can view all recovered data along with their details in "Data View" or "File Type View" as shown in Figure III.

Damaged Memory Card Recovery - Recovered Files

Figure III: Recovered Files

Corrupted Récupération De Carte Mémoire | Recuperación De La Tarjeta De Memoria Dañada | Danneggiato Memoria Scheda Recupero | Korrupt Hukommelseskort Inddrivelse | 損壞的內存卡恢復 | Beschädigt Speicherkarte Wiederherstellung | 破損したメモリカード回復 | 손상된 메모리 카드 복구

For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

Download Now

For Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8),
& Above

Download Now