How to Recover Data from 3DS SD card of Nintendo?

Updated on August 30, 2022

Accidentally deleted or Lost Nintendo 3ds folder? Worried about losing your favorite games, photos, or videos? Worry not, whether you have lost files because of corruption, formatting, or any other complex data loss scenario, recovering missing data from a Nintendo 3ds SD card just got easier with a professional SD card recovery tool - Remo Recover. Recover games, photos, videos, and many more files stored on your Nintendo 3ds SD card now.

Nintendo 3Ds is one of the most impressive and affordable gaming console that lets you play your favorite games. The default 4GB SD card on the Nintendo 3DS is certainly not enough to store all your favorite games. This in turn leads to moving data from Nintendo 3DS SD card to other SD cards.

Data transfer is simple, but you cannot rule of the chances of losing or accidentally deleting your important files. If you are an avid gamer and collected a lot of games like Pokemon, Ninja Storm, etc; Then losing all of them due to formatting, accidental deletion or corruption of SD cards for Nintendo 3ds can be a nightmare. Do not worry, if you have lost or deleted data on the 3DS SD card. With a professional SD card recovery tool, you will be easily able to recover all data from Nintendo 3DS memory cards.

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Causes for Losing Data from 3DS SD Card:

  • Deleting important photos, videos, and other files from 3DS SD card while deleting other unwanted files
  • Formatting 3DS Secure Digital card accidentally
  • Abruptly ejecting memory card from the system when files are in transfer
  • Corruption of 3DS SD memory card

We know from the above-mentioned scenarios that formatting SD card into 3DS is one of the common ways of losing data. So, know more about how to format an SD card here.

Recover deleted Nintendo 3ds data from Nintendo e-shop

To recover deleted or lost data from Nintendo 3ds SD card, follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Login in to your Nintendo account using your Nintendo Network ID
  • Under Digital Purchases click on Nintendo eshop
  • Go to Manage eshop content and download the saved data on to your computer and transfer it to a 3ds SD card.

In case if you do not have data saved on the Nintendo e-shop, you will have to use data recovery software to get back your data from a formatted SD card.

Accidentally Deleted Nintendo 3ds Folder? It is possible to Restore Data from 3ds SD card?

Yes, you can restore lost or deleted from the 3DS SD card from the Nintendo e-shop. However, if you haven’t saved your data on the Nintendo e-shop, your only chance of recovering data from a 3ds SD card is with Remo SD Card Recovery tool.

The tool scans the entire SD card to look for deleted or lost files and restores them in just three clicks. This Memory Card Recovery tool is built with advanced mechanisms to retrieve lost or deleted data from the 3DS SD cards safely.

NOTE: Once you realize that you have lost some game data or other files from the 3DS SD card, stop using the card and do not save any new data on it. You have to make sure that the deleted or formatted data does not get overwritten by new data on your 3DS card. Otherwise, it will affect the chances of full 3DS recovery.

Remo Memory Card Recovery tool sorts the recovered data based on the file name, date of creation, file size, and type of file. This makes it easier for you to verify the recovered files. The utility provides complete recovery of files from 3DS SD memory cards with file names, original directory paths, and file attributes. Remo helps to recover photos even from damaged SD card brands such as Lexar, Kingston, SanDisk, Sony, Toshiba, HP, Panasonic, Samsung, and so on.

How to Restore 3DS Data from SD card using Remo Recover?

Follow the below steps to recover your data from 3DS SD Card using Remo Recover:

  • Download and install the Remo Recover software and connect the 3DS SD card to the computer.
  • Now, Launch the software, select the 3DS SD card and click on the Scan button.
  • Note: If you are unable to find the 3DS SD Card, click on the Can’t Find Drive? option.

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  • Once the scan starts you can click on the Dynamic Recovery View to recover the lost files during the scanning process itself.
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  • After completion of the scanning process, the recovered files will be presented under the Lost and Found folder or Lost Partition folder.
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  • You can Preview the recovered files for free to examine if your files are recovered properly.
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  • If you are satisfied with the recovery results, select the files which you want to restore and hit the Recover button to save them at your desired location.
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There is another way to recover your lost files from the 3ds memory card. You can re-download the data from the e-Shop if it is available there.

Bonus Tip: Click here to know how to recover data from a blank SD card.

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