How to Restore Lost Files on SD Card?

Updated on December 29, 2020

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How to Recover Files Missing from SD Card?

"Some of the files on my SD card disappeared and I don’t know how it happened. Please help me to get it back. If there is any way to restore lost files of SD card please teach me. Thank you in advance."

It’s quite natural to be panicking when you have lost files of SD card. But, did you know that these missing files can be efficiently recovered? You can recover missing files on SD card easily if the lost files are not overwritten with new files. Here in this write-up, you will find two solutions that will help you to restore lost or missing files on SD card. First one is a free method through which a user can restore files on SD card without any software. Second one is by using a reliable SD Card Recovery Tool like Remo Recover.

Why Do Files Disappear from My SD Card?

Files from SD card can get lost due to corruption, virus attacks, file system corruption, bad sectors, etc. All missing files can be easily recovered from blank SD card or inaccessible SD card with the help of the steps mentioned below.

How to Restore Lost Files of SD Card Using Command Prompt?

Step 1: Go to Run by pressing Win key+R

Step 2: Type CMD to Enter command prompt

Step 3: Open the console window, type ATTRIB -H -R -S /S /D G:\*.* (Let G be the SD card to recover.)

After carrying out these steps, wait for some time until the file recovery process completes. If the missing files are found after these manual steps, then it's well and fine. If you are unable to find the lost files even after following this procedure, then you need a software like Remo Recover to get the missing files back. Once the files are lost from your SD card, don't save any new files on it, as the data recovery becomes difficult. So, stop using the SD card, and make use of Remo SD card recovery to get back your SD card files. This application scans your SD card thoroughly to locate all lost files and restores them successfully.

Remo Recover - Free Tool to Recover MissinG Files on SD Card..!

Remo Recover application recovers data from SD card after formatting, virus infection, file system corruption, RAW SD card, and other data loss scenarios. The software restores deleted or lost files from various types of SD card such as SDHC, SDHX, including MMC card, flash card, memory sticks. It supports nearly 300 file types such as audio, video, pictures, documents, etc. Click on given link to know the process of flash drive data recovery on systems. The software is compatible with all latest versions of Windows and Mac including Windows 10, and macOS High Sierra.

Guidelines to recover missing files using Remo Recover

  • Download, and install the demo edition of Remo Recover on your system.
  • Connect your SD card to the system in which you have installed the software
  • Launch the application and Choose "Recover Files" option from the main screen. Now, the software shows all the drives connected to your system.
  • Now, select the drive representing your SD card, and click Scan button.
  • Next, allow application to scan your SD card completely. You can monitor the scanning progress bar on your computer screen
  • Once scanning is complete, it displays all recoverable files in "File Type View" and "Data View" format
  • Choose file type that you wish to restore otherwise skip this step to perform all file types recovery
  • You can view all restored file when recovering process is done successfully
  • Additionally Remo also has a dedicated photo recovery option to recover missing photos from SD card

You Can Also Use Remo Recover to Recover Files When:

  • The SD card is inaccessible due to virus attacks
  • File system of your SD card is corrupted
  • The SD card is formatted, reformatted or accidentally formatted
  • Files from the SD card have been accidentally deleted
  • You want to recover photos that were lost during data transfer

Note: Demo version tool does not allow you to save restored files to your disk but you can use it for testing purpose only. If you wish to save files then activate tool to full version by purchasing license key.

Precautionary steps to avoid file loss

  • Backup essential files in external storage devices
  • Do not connect your SD card to any infected devices
  • Avoid using SD card inappropriately

Watch this Video to easily acquaint with Missing File Recovery process using Remo Recover tool

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