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i formated my memory card and forgot to copy some photos to a cd before i did the format....is there a program that can help me undelete these photos?
Nowadays, memory card is widely used in digital cameras, camcorders, smart phones (like Android phone and iPhone). People often use these digital products to take photos or videos. And the photos or videos are stored in the memory card in most cases. Unfortunately, photo losing is becoming a more and more common problem.
Here are some situations due to photo loss.
* You wanted to delete one photo but carelessly press DELETE ALL option.
* You accidently or intentionally formatted the memory card.
* The memory card became corrupted.
* The photos can not access.
Is there any way to undelete photos ?
For deleted photo files, or formatted memory card:
Most digital cameras do not wipe the photos completely from your camera storage card on deletion or format. It may just remove the filenames and file entries (e.g. name, time stamp, file length), but your photo and movie data may still remain unchanged. So it is possible for data recover software to search and restore the deleted photos, or lost photo files due to format.
For corrupt memory card, or memory card with error messages:
Once your digital camera storage card was damaged, lost photos rescue may still be possible. data recovery software bypasses the original file system on the memory card and retrieves the sector data of the card using low level access. In most cases, it is able to recover them.But data recovery is not always possible.
How to undelete photos ?
Once you deleted photos or formatted the storage media or met RAW file system , the first thing you need to do is put the storage media aside. Don't write new files or take new photos to the storage media. Why? Well, in fact those lost photos are not gone but still there inside the original storage media. However the space they occupied before is marked as empty now and tells that you can take new data to it. Of course, you'd better not do that because it will overwrite your original data and you may loss the chance to recover them. Now, you only need to download and install Tenorshare Photo Recovery software which is easy-to-use and enables you to recover the lost photos only with a few steps.
No matter your lost photos are stored in memory card (SD card, CF card, XD card, TF card, Mini card, etc), hard drive, external hard drive, removable devices (iPhone, iPod, etc), USB drive, pen drive, USB stick, hard disk, smart phone (Sony, Nokia, Samsung, Motorola, HTC, etc) or digital camera (Cannon, Nikon, Samsung, Minolta, Sigma, Olympus, Sony, etc), Tenorshare Photo Recovery supports various storage media and allows you easily and effectively recover the lost photos.
Note: Before the lost files are recovered, do not take more pictures with your Android phone or save any files to the memory cards (SD card). Once the original lost files are overwritten, they can not be retrieved for ever! Is it really work? Just have a try and enjoy it now!