Tips to recover deleted data from memory card

A memory card is a small storage medium, which is also called as storage card or flash memory card. Memory cards are used in small, portable, and remote computing devices. There are number of memory cards available in the market including Secure Digital card, Compact Flash card, Smart Media card, Memory Stick and Multimedia card. Memory cards are available in varying sizes and varying storage capacities. The storage capacity of memory card ranges from few MB (Mega bytes) to few TB (Tera bytes). Memory cards have nonvolatile memory, which means that data is stable on the card and data is not threatened by loss of power source. Memory cards do not need power source to retain data. Newer memory cards are smaller, require less power, have higher storage capacity and they are portable among greater number of devices. Memory cards do not have moving parts and therefore they are less prone to mechanical damage. Sometimes you may delete data from the memory card accidentally and it will lead to data loss scenario. To recover deleted data from memory card you must use some good memory card recovery software.

Most commonly, memory cards are used in digital camera and mobile phone. Different types of memory cards are used in different types of devices. Secure digital cards are used in digital video camcorders, digital cameras, handheld computers, audio players, and mobile phones. Mini SD cards and Micro SD cards are used in mobile phones. Compact Flash cards are used in digital cameras, PDA’s, desktop computers, photo printers, etc. Smart Media cards are used in digital camera, PDA’s, and other handheld devices.

There are many reasons due to which data loss occurs from the memory card and before you overwrite any data on the same memory card, you must use deleted data recovery software. Sometimes while removing memory card from the camera or from mobile phone you may remove it abruptly and it will lead to data loss situation. In memory cards, FAT file system is used to store data in organized manner. Sometimes file system may get corrupt and it may lead to corruption of files, which are present in the memory card. Sometimes viruses or malwares may affect memory card files and it will lead to file loss from the memory card. When memory cards are used in digital camera, there are some instances such as error occurrences, common human errors, that may occur and those instances may lead to loss of photo files. Your digital camera may display errors like “unable to format memory card”, “error encountered during read operation”, “memory card initialization failed”, etc. Such instances will lead to loss of photo files, audio files, video files, etc.

There is no need to worry regarding recovery of memory card because Remo Recover (Windows) – Media Edition software can recover deleted, corrupted data from memory card. RAW images can also be recovered using this software. You can download and install trial version of the software in your system to evaluate chances of recovery. In trial version itself, you can view recovered data using preview option. If you are satisfied with recovery result obtained from trial version, you can purchase complete version of the software.