How to Recover Files from Corrupted MicroSD Card for Free

Lost all files saved on SD card due to corruption? Download the proficient SD card file recovery software from REMO Recover to restore all files and data from corrupted SD card with ease.


“Hi, the SD card on my digital camcorder which contains many of my holiday pictures and videos stopped working. The SD card is blank and all my media files become completely inaccessible. I don’t know what went wrong with my MicroSD card and I would really appreciate any suggestions with this problem.”

Your microSD card is most likely corrupted if it has any of these below-listed symptoms:

  • You will be unable to do anything with your digital camcorder as a black screen appears with an error message saying SD card is not accessible. The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable.
  • SD card is detected by your computer, but you cannot access stored photo files and it displays error SD card is not formatted do you want to format it now.
  • Encounter error corrupt memory card or memory card error while trying to access your valuable images or footage stored on the card.
  • When you try to read the SD memory card via computer, no files/folders appears or all the files refuse to open with an error message saying, Read / Write error on SD card.

Just because your MicroSD card is displaying errors, it doesn’t mean the files are lost forever. There are still chances to recover files from corrupted SD card if it is recognized by the computer and the data is not overwritten.  


Use Remo Recover tool to recover files from corrupted SD card

Whether it is SD card of your camcorder or mobile phone, Remo Recover is the only way to recover files from corrupted SD card. The easy-to-use interface of the software enables every individual to restore pictures, videos and other data from the SD card with simple clicks. It supports in restoring files from corrupt memory stick, hard drive, USB flash drive and all storage media. After recovering all your files from corrupt MicroSD card, you can format the card to fix the corrupted SD card error.

Try free demo before you purchase

Before activating the licensed version for corrupted SD card recovery, you can try the free trial edition of Remo Recover tool to scan the card and check what files are recoverable.

To recover files from corrupted SD card, follow these steps:

Step 1: Connect the corrupted SD card to your computer, launch Remo Recover and select “Recover Files” option.

Select Recover Files option to recover files from corrupted SD card

Step 2: Select suitable option for retrieving files from corrupted sd card

Choose appropriate option to perform recovery of files from corrupted SD card

Step 3: Select the attached SD card to perform corrupted SD card recovery.

Select card to restore files from corrupted SD card

Step 4: The software quickly scan the drive and shows the list of recovered files by means of “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Preview recovered files

Step 5: Select the recovered files which you want to restore from corrupted SD card and click on “Save” button.

 Click on Save icon to save recovery session

Helpful suggestions to protect your SD memory card

  • Do not eject the SD card before turning off your camera or mobile phone
  • Avoid taking photos while camera battery is low
  • Do not use same SD card on multiple devices



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