Recover Data from Formatted Micro SD Card

“Hello guys, I have forcefully formatted my micro SD card on camera as it displayed Format error. Before this disaster, I had used this card on my friend’s SLR camera and then reused it on my camera. This had resulted in displaying Format error and I had to format it to reuse the card. Unfortunately, all my precious pictures got deleted from this micro SD card. Is there any method to retrieve files from my formatted micro SD card? Please suggest one, many thanks in advance.”

Micro SD is the best used flash memory card on various gadgets to save number of media files. Also, it is used on cellular phones and other electronic gadgets for same purpose. But at times of uncertainty, users lose data from these micro SD card by formatting it intentionally or mistakenly. The various reasons that cause formatting of micro SD memory card are:

  • File system corruption is the main cause behind Format error on micro SD card. The error says, “Card is not formatted, Format it now” and gives with options YES or NO. If you click NO, then the card remains in the same state. Hence, one clicks YES and performs format
  • Before using micro SD card for the first time, it has to be formatted with proper file system. Else, if data is saved on new micro SD card without formatting, then the card shows Card Not formatted error at any time
  • After connecting micro SD card to Windows computer, one might accidentally click for format option instead of Scan option and lose entire data from the card
  • Apart from the above reasons, one might have to format micro SD card, when the card shows vivid error messages blocking access to its data

After formatting micro SD card one will surely think about how to recover data from formatted micro SD card? It is very simple, just employ the best memory card recovery program like Yodot Photo Recovery and get back each and every file without much difficulty. This software perfectly recovers data like pictures, music, videos, RAW images, etc. of various file types from formatted micro SD, SDHC, mini SD, SDXC, CF, MMC, XQD and other flash memory cards. It also retrieves media files from corrupted, not responding and erratic storage devices like hard drive, USB pen drive, etc. This utility is compatible on Windows operated computers like Windows 7, Vista, 8, XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008. To accomplish the same on Mac computer, make use of Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool.

Guidelines to use card recovery program:

Connect your formatted micro SD card to a Windows system. Hit this link to download the utility, next install and run the program. Main screen comes up showing two options called, “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”. Click on Deleted Photo Recovery option to retrieve formatted data. In next screen chose the drive representing externally connected micro SD card from which data has to be recovered. Then, software scans the card and lists out all restorable files from it. Preview selected image files using Preview button and proceed to save the rescued files to desired destination location on host system drive.