Friday, May 7, 2010

Recovering data from cell phone's SD card

cell phone SD card

Gone are the days when you had to transmit your favorite music and photos to your cell phone's internal memory to access them. Well, the times have changed. You can store and access tons of data saved on SD cards used by new and advanced mobile phones.

An SD card is a perfect choice for you if want to keep your cell phone high on entertainment quotient. Despite the advantage of storing huge amount of data, SD cards have some limitations which cannot be overlooked.

For instance, in the event of corruption, you will not be able to access the data stored on your mobile phone's SD card. To deal with such cases, it is important for you to maintain a regular backup of your SD card data. However, if corruption occurs and you don't have a valid backup to fall back on, don't panic. An SD card recovery software can be used to extract data.

Fixing a corrupt SD card :

In order to ward off corruption problems and related errors, you are required to format the SD card in your cell phone. Formatting fixes a corrupt SD card by replacing the old entries with a new file system. After formatting, you have to opt for an SD card recovery utility immediately. Keep in mind that a recovery tool can successfully recover the data only when you don't store new data on the formatted SD card. The possibilities of recovery are high if your cell phone's memory card has a huge capacity.

Selecting a good third-party recovery tool:

Though, you may find many promising SDIO card recovery applications on the Internet, it is advisable for you to select a particular one after observing the following points:
  • You should always check a tool for its read-only attribute. A read-only tool doesn't modify the original file or content
  • Always opt for a tool which incorporates a simple and graphical user interface.
  • Ensure you select a tool which supports recovery of all multimedia files from an SD card
  • Always gauge the recovering capabilities of a tool by downloading its demo version. The demo version provides you with a glimpse of the recoverable data

Photo Recovery Software is a powerful utility which recovers all multimedia files (photos, audios, videos etc) from SD cards in almost all data loss scenarios including accidental deletion, unintentional or intentional formatting, file system damage, virus attack, corruption and so on. The comprehensive SD card recovery software is available for Windows sd card recovery.


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