Recover data from SD (Secure Digital) card

Secure Digital (SD) is a non-volatile memory card format developed by Matsushita, SanDisk, and Toshiba for use in portable devices. Today it is commonly used in digital cameras, handheld computers, PDAs, mobile phones, GPS receivers, and video game consoles.

The other formats of SD cards are SDHC (Secure Digital High Capacity), microSD and miniSD cards. Various devices support various card formats or one of the SD card formats.

Despite being safer then other storage devices having movable components, SD cards do not have any answers to logical crashes, which could be accidental deletion of files (human error), corruption with the file system that manages the data on the flash drive, and many other reasons, which may contribute to a logical crash.

Disk Doctors Windows and Disk Doctors Photo Recovery software would be the ideal software solutions to recover lost data. Disk Doctors Windows Data Recovery software has a component that can recover deleted files, also it can perform file recovery based on unique file signature search with the help of “File Tracer” component provided along with the software.

Windows data recovery software also allows you to create a disk image of the USB flash drive, if the drive has “bad blocks”, creating and recovering from the image files helps in ignoring bad block read errors.

Whereas, Photo Recovery software is complete digital media content recovery software that has been designed specifically to recover digital photos, music (mp3) and video files. The requirement of this software is in abundance due to the kind of data being generated mostly consists of photos, music and videos these days.

Today many new laptops and desktop PC’s are coming with inbuilt card readers, which allows to read these cards. In case you do not have inbuilt card reader you can buy a simple USB card reader that allows you to read memory cards through your operating system.

Once you are able to see your card as a drive with the help a card reader, you can use the above mentioned applications to recover lost data .

Download Free Demo versions of both the products from download section of our website.

We strongly suggest trying demo version to evaluate the chances of recovery before buying the full version. Data recovery software recovers what is available physically on a disk. A file if it is overwritten or corrupted it will be recovered in the same state. Data once overwritten cannot be recovered.