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Recover Photos after Accidental Formatting of Transcend SDHC Card

Lost all precious photos due to accidental formatting of Transcend SDHC Class 10 memory card?

Formatting is the way of creating a new directory structure or a file system by deleting each and every file stored on the memory card. Therefore, accidentally formatting the Transcend SDHC Class 10 memory card results in data loss. Don’t Worry!!! Memory Card Recovery Software is here to get back all your lost photos from accidentally formatted Transcend SDHC Class 10 memory card including other types of memory card. It performs File recovery after format to get back all your lost pictures.

Common situations in which you might have accidentally formatted the memory card

Accidentally formatted the card instead of deleting a group of pictures: You might have accidentally clicked on “Format” option on the camera or computer instead of deleting a group of pictures. When you format the camera, all the images along with a group of pictures are deleted resulting in loss of photos

Formatted the card when it becomes RAW: SDHC memory card may get corrupted due to many reasons like virus attack, improper handling, abruptly removing from the camera without turning off it, power outages etc. In such case, when you connect memory card to computer, you may get error messages like “The disk in drive X: is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?”, “There was an error accessing drive X. The disk is not formatted” or “An unknown file system” etc. These error message indicates that your storage device i.e. SDHC memory card has become RAW. In order to fix these errors, if you accidentally click on “Yes” button then all your photos along with other data gets deleted resulting in loss of images

What happens when you format the memory card?

As with regular deletion, photos on a memory card are not fully destroyed when you format the memory card. Instead, the area on memory card containing the images are merely marked as available and retains the images until they are overwritten by new data. Therefore, do not try to format again or reformat the memory card after accidental format in order to avoid permanent loss of images. Also, do not save or copy any new images to the memory card to avoid overwriting of old pictures

Supported brands SDHC Memory card

  • SanDisk Extreme Pro SDHC
  • Transcend microSDHC Class 4
  • Transcend Class 10 microSDHC flash memory
  • Kingston SDHC Class 10 G2
  • Kingston microSDHC Class 4
  • Sony microSDHC Class 4 etc.

Noteworthy features of Memory Card Recovery Software

This is how it works:

Step 1: As you download and launch free demo version Memory card  Recovery Software, a main screen will be displayed with 3 different options. Select “Recover Photos” option among those 3 options and then click on “Recover Lost Photos” option to retrieve data from formatted Transcend SDHC Class 10 memory card

Data Recovery After Format - Main Screen

Step 2: Now, you need to select the SDHC memory card that has been accidentally formatted to begin the photo recovery process.

Recover formatted data - Select the logical drive

Step 3:Once the recovery process is done, view the recovered data to evaluate the recovery results

Recover formatted data - Preview Recovered Data

Valuable tips to avoid loss of photos from iPhoto

  • It is a best practice to always take a backup regularly in order to avoid data loss. In case, if you accidentally format the memory card then you can easily get back lost data from backup file. Use an updated and effective antivirus program to avoid harmful virus infections

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