How to Recover Formatted SD Card on Mac?

Formatted your SD card having important files like photos, videos, documents and more accidentally or unintentionally? No Worries. your data is Recoverable from the formatted SD card, and here is how to recover formatted SD card easily.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac

Formatted SD Card Data Recovery Mac…

“Hi, I’m a professional photographer and I use SD card as the storage medium in my Nikon camera. I captured several photos and videos using my digital camera the other day. I wanted to take a backup so I connected the SD card to my Mac computer using a card reader. When I plugged the card reader to Mac system it asked for format and I accidentally hit Format button. Now I'm regretting that and I lost all files stored in the SD card. I have a question, does my data still exists on formatted SD card and can that be recovered?”

Of course yes! Your data still resides on the formatted SD card and it can be retrieved using an appropriate SD card data recovery tool. Typically, SD card is the most widely used storage medium in portable electronic devices like Smartphones, digital cameras, etc. Meanwhile, SD card users lose data from the card because of human mistakes. Above explained scenario is one among those human mistakes committed causing data loss from SD card.

Other circumstances in which you lose data from SD card are virus infections, file system corruption, improper handling of SD card like using the same card in different devices, removing the card abruptly, SD card file system damage and many more. Whatever might be the situation, you can make use of Remo Recover software to restore files from SD card.

Why Remo Recover to Restore Formatted SD Card?

Remo Recover is the safest and quickest tool to get back data from formatted, damaged and corrupted SD cards within a few simple steps. It is designed with highly advance data recovery algorithms that perform deep scanning of SD card. This SD card recovery software support card s restoration of images, RAW pictures, videos, audios, documents, archives, etc. more than 300 file types. The software offers you an option to view recoverable media files prior to data restoration (saving recovered data). It also facilitates Save Recovery Session option to avoid rescanning formatted SD card and recovered data can be stored to any location on your host computer. It works successfully on Mac OS X based machines like Mac mini, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, etc.

Not just SD cards, using this data recovery wizard you can restore lost or deleted data from any storage devices like HDD, external hard drive, pen drive, USB drive, memory cards and more. This software is compatible with different versions of Mac OS like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite, EI Capitan, Sierra, and macOS High Sierra. Also, Windows operating system compatible edition is available for free download.

Quick Steps to Recover Formatted SD Card:

Step 1: Connect the formatted SD card to Mac machine using a card reader, launch Remo Recover software and click on the Recover Volumes/Drives button.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: On the next screen select Formatted/Reformatted Recovery option to recover formatted SD card.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - Formatted/Re-Formatted Recovery Option

Figure 2: Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery Option

Step 3: Next, select the formatted SD card and click Next to begin the scanning process.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - Select Drive

Figure 3: Select Drive

Step 4: Once software completes the deep scanning process you can view recovered data from the formatted SD card.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - List of Recovered Files

Figure 4: List of Recovered Files

Step 5: Preview recovered files from SD card and Save them on to your computer hard drive.

Recover Formatted SD Card Mac - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session

Remarkable Features of Remo Recover:

  • Certainly restores data from subdivided SD card families like SDHC, SDXC, SDSC, and more.
  • Retrieves data from various brands of SD card like Samsung, SanDisk, Transcend, Sony, etc.
  • Supports to recover data from other flash memory card types like CF, MMC, XD, Memory Stick, and many
  • Offers 24/7 free technical assistance to help users and ease the data recovery process
  • You can view recoverable files in Mac finder styled interface and this utility works on both Intel and PowerPC platforms

Key Points:

  • Stop using your SD card after encountering data loss scenario
  • Avoid using same the SD card on different portable devices
  • Always use the "Safe Removal" option to unmount SD cards from connected devices


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