Recovery of Lost Files from Memory Card

Memory cards are very compact storage media, which is considered as safe storage device. Memory cards are widely used in digital camera, mobile phones, iPod and mostly used in electronic item for storage due to compact size. You can use memory card to store anything but mostly used to store photos, songs and videos.

Losing important files from your memory card can be very frustrating particularly if it happens to be for no fault of yours. However lost files can be more painful as they cannot be recreated. You may lose files from memory card due to reasons like, abrupt pulling out of memory card, file system corruption, power outage and so on. If you meet a situation like this, there is no need to get worried because you can easily retrieve lost files by using this software.

Lost file recovery software is specifically developed to restore lost files from different multimedia storage devices. It scans each bit of your memory card and restore the data that is lost or get deleted in some unfortunate instances. This software uses a smart scan method that is based on unique file type signatures to retrieve lost data from memory card of different manufacturers including Transcend, SanDisk, Sony, Samsung, etc. It supports memory card with FAT & NTFS file system. This software supports Windows and Mac operating system and also retrieve lost files from Android devices. To know more about Android file recovery, visit

What are the scenarios responsible for loss of files from memory card?

Faulty Card Reader: If the card reader used to access the memory card on a computer is faulty and malfunctions, there are chances of memory card getting damaged making the files unreadable.

Improper Removal of Card: Improperly ejecting a card before switching off the camera may result in a loss of files from the card. You may get the same result if you eject a card from the card reader connected to your PC, while files are being transferred from the card.

Losing of files during transfer: During the process of transferring photos between computer and camera if you abruptly remove the interface cable or pull out the memory card from camera then your memory card suffer from corruption and results in loss of pictures due to interruption in file transfer.

Memory card file system corruption: If the file system of memory card is corrupted then you may encounter error messages while trying to access the files from it. Generally, error messages do not allow you to access the files from memory card resulting in loss of files. Because, allocation information of each file stored in the file system of memory card gets destroyed, this makes files inaccessible.

What are the key features of lost file recovery software?

What are the steps to recover lost files from memory card?

Step 1: Download and install free demo version of lost file recovery software. After software installed, select “RECOVER PHOTOS” from the main window.

How to get back lost files - Main screen

Step 2: Select “RECOVER LOST PHOTOS” from the next screen to restore your lost picture. Then select the drive from where you need to retrieve picture. Then software starts scanning.

How to get back lost files - Select Recover Lost Photos

Step 3: Once scanning is over, you can preview the restored picture in “FILE TYPE VIEW / DATA VIEW”.

How to get back lost files - View in File Type View

How to avoid loss of files from memory card?

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