Recover Files Formatted SanDisk Device

SanDisk is one of the leading manufacturers that designs and manufactures flash memory drives and its applications. Wide variety of flash memory devices like memory cards – SD, microSD, SSD, memory sticks and card readers that come in various memory sizes ranging from 2 GB to 128 GB. These flash memory cards can be used with mobile phones, digital cameras, SLRs, camcorders, games, music players, etc in order to expand the memory of those devices by storing and retrieving any data. In this page, find detailed instructions to implement formatted SanDisk recovery.

But, how safe are these memory devices and how reliable are these for you to store your large volumes of data portably. The larger the capacity of storage of a flash memory, the bigger is the risk of data corruption and data deletion as bigger memories have more sophisticated devices that require extra careful handling. Also huge storage capacities on a flash memory can attract large amounts of malwares and viruses. Hence persons with such large storage capacity flash memory drives should have a reliable file recovery tool easily available to perform formatted SanDisk recovery, should there be a data loss scenario.

Formatting the SanDisk memory drive cures minor error recovery and causes any viruses, malwares and all other junk files to be deleted permanently along with the entire contents of that memory drive. Sometimes, formatting the drive becomes necessary on order to get rid of corruptions and junk files. But, apart from formatting your SanDisk drive, there are a few other known data delete actions, some of which are mentioned below. However, all the deleted contents can be retrieved by using the right recovery tool.

Data delete actions that make you perform formatted SanDisk recovery

  • Any files or folders that are accidentally deleted from SanDisk drive cannot be recovered unless a data recovery tool is used as there is no Trash folder any flash memory drives
  • A SanDisk drive infected with viruses can cause havoc to the contents present on that volume. It can cause data erasure, file corruption and even physically damage the drive
  • You may want to format the SanDisk drive as previously mentioned scenarios that can cause the data on it to be permanently deleted
  • Using the SanDisk flash memory device on multiple platforms can cause the data on it to be inaccessible or get deleted, at worse
  • Unknown reasons – files can be lost on a flash memory drive due to reasons unknown to you

Irrespective of the reason that caused the files to get deleted from your SanDisk drive, they are never really erased from that volume unless the memory is overwritten with some other data. The lost / deleted data can be restored using any trusted third party data recovery software like Remo Recover.

Formatted SanDisk recovery using Remo Recover:

Now, you can effectively perform formatted SanDisk restoration with the assistance of Remo Recover- a powerful data recovery tool for flash memory devices.

About Remo Recover - retrieve formatted SanDisk data:

You can easily recover from formatted SanDisk to undelete data that you lost by formatting your SanDisk for whatever reason. Remo Recover tool provides unmatched experience to rescue formatted SanDisk data. The trial version of this sophisticated tool is absolutely free to use so that you can scan, retrieve as well as view all recovered files and folders from that flash memory drive. Only for storing the retrieved contents, you need the full version of Remo Recover.


Follow these steps to recover formatted SanDisk drive data:

Step 1: Connect your SandDisk flash card to your Mac and select “Recover Volumes / Drives” option from main screen.

Recover From Formatted SanDisk - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: On the next screen, click “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” option to proceed with the recovery.

Formatted SanDisk Restoration - Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery Option

Figure 2: Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery Option

Step 3: Now select SanDisk volume and click “Next” to begin scanning process.

Retrieve Formatted SanDisk Data - Select Drive

Figure 3: Select Drive

Step 4: Once Remo Recover completes the scanning process, you can view all recovered files in two types of views: “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Rescue Formatted SanDisk Data - List of Recovered Files

Figure 4: List of Recovered Files

Step 5: Preview recovered files and save recovery session to avoid rescanning of volume in future.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session