You will need
- - Internet;
- program CardRecovery.
Open a browser and type in the search bar the name of the program CardRecovery. If you have problems with the search, you can download from the portal www.softportal.com. Click on one of the suggested links and download the program to your computer. Install CardRecovery by clicking twice on the installation file with the left mouse button. As a rule, such programs should always be installed in the system directory of the local disk on the hard drive of the computer, as all logs are stored in those directories.
Run the program. Select media, camera and place on the hard drive where the program will save the recovered data. Specify the size of the cards memory and click OK. Carefully enter all data as it is a very important process for the recovery of information from removable media.
Start scanning the card memory. You can use the buttons Pause and Stop, if you don't want to stop or interrupt the process. However, it doesn't take more than a few minutes. You'll get a success message, click OK. The interface of this program on a foreign language, however, difficulties when work won't appear as all too simple.
The program displays a list of photos that can be noted for future recovery. Wait until the will save in the previously selected area on the hard drive. Review the results. If the program CardRecovery is unable to recover most of your data, try to use another program. On the Internet you can find a lot of similar programs, including free. There are also programs for recovery other data — audio files, documents, videos, and more.
Advice 2: How to restore memory card after formatting
Accidental formatting of external drives is very common. In such cases, you should not perform unnecessary actions, and you need to begin restoring important files.
You will need
- - card reader;
- - camera or phone.
Working with the map memory is best done via a card reader. You can also use as adapter mobile phone or camera, but these devices may not always provide direct access to the desired information. Connect map memory to the computer using the selected equipment.
Install Easy Recovery. Open this utility and choose File Recovery (Recovery files). Locate and open the submenu Format Recovery (Recovery after formatting).
In the left menu of the working window, select the desired drive. Better find out in advance letter of your USB drive using "My computer". Click the Next button.
Specify the file system format of the card memory. Pay attention to the fact that you need to choose the format in which the flash drive worked before formatting. Press the Scan button.
The program may require 20-30 minutes to analyse the card memory. Wait until this process is complete. Examine the list of files that are suitable for recovery with this drive.
Select the checkboxes of the required files. Click the Save button. After the launch of the new dialog box, specify the local drive and folder on it where you will save the selected file. Click Next and complete the operation of the utility.
If you do not have a card reader, use Magic Data Recovery. It is great for recovery card memory cameras and some mobile phones.
Connect the camera to the USB port of the computer. Run the specified program. Select the manufacturer of the camera. Click "Scan". Wait for the list of available files. Save the desired information on one of the local drives of the computer.