SD Card Stops Working, How to Recover Data from It?

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2019-11-30 / Update for  Data Recovery

"Hello. My Sumsung galaxy 5 stopped seeing SD card suddenly. I've tried it in my phone and in adapters on my computer, but it does not show up. I stored 4-7 month of photos that I forgot to back up. Does anyone have ideas to recover lost data after SD card suddenly stopped work?"
- Lina

Why Has Your SD Card Stopped Working And How to Do with Data?

  • Phone won't read SD card
  • SD card can't be readable
  • SD card stopped being recognized

Those three major reasons cause unreadable SD card, inevitably. For most of users, the most important is to get data back instantly avoiding unnecessary data loss. Apart from inner memory of phone, Internal SD card works a lot to store precious files including photos, videos, contacts, etc. As long as micro SD card is not physically damaged, you can retrieve data from it when micro sd card doesn't work or cannot be read somehow. Tenorshare 4DDiG for Windows Data Recovery is a professional sd card recovery tool to help you get out of trouble. Click download button below and have a try on it.

How to Restore Files from SD Card That Has Stopped Working?

4DDiG for Windows Data Recovery allows you restore lost or deleted files from PC, hard drive, USB drive, SD/memory card, as well as digital cameras when your stuff stops working. Before your recovery, please make sure you have downloaded and installed it on your computer. Then get back your data at once as follows.

Step1. Run the program and connect the SD card to PC. Select location where your lost files saved, and click Scan

restore data from sd card

Step2. Wait for a few minutes and later all lost files will be listed by order. Here you are allowed to preview all files. Then tick the files you want to recover and click Recover.

Tips: When your lost files can't be found or read properly, click Deep Scan that further scan data sector by sector.
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Step3. Click Browse to select a path to save recovered data, then click OK to finish.

get back data from sd card

With UltData Windows, lost files such as photos, videos, contacts, documents and so on can be recovered easily. Obviously you needn't worry your SD card can't be recognized, read, or detected any more. If you have any question, please leave it in the comment section.

  Updated on 2019-11-30 / Update for  Data Recovery

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