Recover Files from Corrupted Memory Card using CardRecovery

Memory Card or SD card use has now increased tremendously and we are using it on our mobile phones, digital cameras, handy cams, etc. for storing our data, pictures, videos, music files, etc. Sometimes it happens that due to some reason or other this memory card gets corrupted and is inaccessible. In that case what should you do?

This article will cover how you can recover your photos, videos, and music files from your corrupted memory or SD card without any pain using CardRecovery software.


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What is a Memory Card


The Memory card is a small tiny card that is used as a storage device in our smartphones, cameras, music players, etc. to store digital information like photos, videos, and music. It is also called a flash card.


Short Story: How I came to know about CardRecovery


Our life is full of accidents and new happenings. Sometimes it happens that you have not taken a backup of your photos or videos on the memory card and you accidentally formatted the card or deleted photos or in the worst situation your memory card is corrupted and is inaccessible. Then how you are going to recover your precious photos or videos? CardRecovery is the software you would like to have for that.


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Let me tell you my short story and how I came to know about CardRecovery by the WinRecovery team. Recently my cousin came to me with his corrupted micro SD card and asked me to recover it as that memory card had very rare family pictures. So I agreed and took his card thinking my hard disk recovering software would recover the files from a memory card.

I plugged that memory card into the slot and scanned the whole card with my hard disk recovering software. To my surprise, I was not able to find a single file on the memory card and declared that the memory card was unrecoverable.

After a few days, I started searching for software which can recover lost photos and videos from formatted or corrupted memory card as I was getting pressure from my cousin.

I checked a few websites and free software but none came to rescue. Then I came to know about CardRecovery and immediately downloaded its free evaluation version for testing.

After scanning my cousin’s card with CardRecovery software, I was able to see JPG extension files along with size and preview and thus decided to buy this software.


Who needs this software?


1. Parents, whose child has deleted their vacation photos & videos accidentally.

2. Photographers with damaged, unreadable, or defective memory cards.

3. Lovers who have formatted their Smartphones and want their beloved photos back.

4. For geeks whose data have corruption due to critical areas damage e.g. FAT, ROOT, BOOT area damage.

There are a lot more situations where CardRecovery software can be used and this software supports all types of memory cards and flash drives like Secure Digital card, SD card, SDHC, miniSD, MicroSD, MultiMedia card, MMC card, xD Picture card etc.


Steps to Recover Photos, Videos & Audio from Corrupted Memory card


1. Install Card Recovery software and put the SD card in the memory card slot.


2. Open CardRecovery software and set scan options such as memory card location, camera brand, and files to recover like photos, videos, and audio, and click next.


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3. In a second step you will see that this awesome software is scanning your card and will show you how many sectors it has scanned and how many files it has found.


Memory card recovery step2


4. In step 3 of CardRecovery software will show you the preview of the images and other files and you can select which pictures, videos, or audio you want to recover from your corrupted or broken card.


5. In the last step, just wait and watch to get your recovered files saved to your desired location.


card recovery final step


You will find that all the photos and videos are recovered by this software without any data lost though you will not get the same naming convention.


So if ever you find yourself in a critical situation where you are not able to retrieve your precious photos, videos & audios from your memory card, then you can use this awesome piece of software and you will surely not regret it. This software supports almost every picture, video, and audio format. Let me know your views and any issues with this software through your emails and comments.


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