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Micro SD Card Recovery

A memory card is a compact storage device which is often used in mobile devices, digital cameras, digital video recorders and etc.

In this section we've collected all our guides and manuals on apps for recovering non-working memory cards. In the majority of cases it can stop working due to software error or mechanical failure. In order to be able to successfully retrieve it, you have to recognize the symptoms and then start the process of recovery.

  • How to recover files on an sd card without formatting it

    Symptoms and signs: if after connecting your SD card to your phone or PC, you receive a message stating that you have to format the storage drive. Formatting isn't always the best solution, especially since very valuable data which can't be recovered without formatting might be stored on your memory card. Sharing several ways how you can fix your memory card.

    05/25/2019
  • Memory Card Not Detected by Phone. Why Android Won’t Recognize SD Card

    Figuring out the reasons why your memory card could stop reading and writing data. Fixing software errors via Windows built-in tools, formatting a memory card in the correct format, changing the settings of a phone, checking the status of contacts on your SD card and phone.

    07/28/2019
  • How to Fix Corrupted Memory Card: Best Apps and Repair Tools

    If your memory card is corrupted, you can't copy or write files onto it. You need to correct the file system format, fix errors and format the storage drive. Moreover, in some cases on the damaged memory card important data can be stored which its owner is willing to save before the formatting. You can read in this guide how to recover micro sd card (and even watch a video).

    06/02/2019
  • How to Remove Write Protection from Micro SD / Memory Card

    What to do if your memory card works fine but it can't be read? Removing the lock from your memory card via Regedit or DiskPart utility and checking it for bad blocks. The problem can be fixed by formatting via SDFormatter and other apps. Answering readers' questions.

    07/28/2019
  • Free SD Card Recovery Software for Windows - 2018

    Testing the programs for data recovery from a memory card: Recuva, Disk Drill, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and etc. Review on the free and paid features of each app, as well as on its advantages and disadvantages. Figuring out what features can increase the chances of the recovery of files deleted from your SD card.

    03/07/2019
  • My sd card is corrupted: FAQ

    Before asking a question (you can do this via our feedback form), read the checklist on fixing a corrupted memory card.

    07/28/2019
  • How to Recover Files from Formatted Memory Card Using Recuva App

    Step-by-step manual on how to recover files from a formatted memory card. Exploring the capabilities of free recovery tool Recuva. At the end of this article you can find the answers to our readers' questions on the use of Recuva and data recovery from a SD/microSD via it.

    03/07/2019
  • What to do if your computer doesn't read a sd card

    If the file system of your memory card isn't compatible with the operating system of your computer, the contents of the memory card won't be displayed after connecting it to the PC. Accordingly, you can't work with this device until you correct its format. Besides, there are several other reasons why your computer might not want to display your SD card as a separate disk in Windows Explorer.

    07/28/2019
  • What is a card reader and how to use it on laptop / PC

    Card reader is  a very useful device for those who have a phone, a tablet, an iphone or other types of mobile devices.  Here are three main functions...

    02/22/2019
  • How to Recover Files from Corrupted Memory Card Using PhotoRec

    If the file system of your memory card isn't compatible with the operating system of your computer, the contents of the memory card won't be displayed after connecting it to the PC. Accordingly, you can't work with this device until you correct its format. Besides, there are several other reasons why your computer might not want to display your SD card as a separate disk in Explorer.

    03/07/2019
  • Best SD Card Data Recovery Software for PC and Android

    Another selection of effective programs for recovering and searching for files deleted from SD cards, flash drives, hard drives and SSDs. CardRecovery, DiskDigger and Photorec. To sum it all up there is a table of comparison of their functionality, prices and versions Read it and choose the right microsd recovery program for you.

    03/07/2019