Memory Sticks are species of removable flash media storage devices especially built for cameras, originally released in the late 90s. Memory Stick Pro Duos are the newer and revised editions of the original memory sticks with maximum storage capacities and faster data transfer rates, in addition to the reduced size. These devices are particularly built for Sony cameras and are non compatible.
Like other flash storage devices such as SD cards, the Memory Stick Pro Duo too is not unfamiliar from the various reasons of data loss or corruption on them. There are various occasions that one may encounter during operating Memory Stick Pro Duo on his camera, which may lead to perform Memory Stick Pro Duo recovery, at some point or the other. Let’s find out some of the most widespread reasons that people encounter on a day-to-day basis in order to recover deleted or missing contents from it.
Some of the most widespread actions that people encounter on a day to day basis:
In case of a Memory Stick Pro Duo, if any contents are being deleted from them, the deleted data gets removed from memory sticks without being moved to Recycle Bin. This is because, the storage capacities of Memory Stick Pro Duo are limited and there’s no option on such devices to have a dedicated folder like a Recycle Bin, to store temporary deleted data. Once the data has been deleted, you will have to restore it using external data recovery utility such as Remo Recover.
Recovering Memory Stick Pro Duo data using Remo Recover:
You can retrieve Memory Stick Pro Duo data with ease using Remo Recover software, whether the files have been accidentally deleted, or the Memory Stick Pro Duo itself is formatted. Remo Recover is an extremely powerful data recovery software specialized in performing Memory Stick Pro Duo data recovery. It is one of the most trusted tools for recovering all kinds of files including photos, movies, softwares, documents and other items.
Remo Recover is equipped with a powerful search algorithm combined with user-friendly interface, allowing any novice user to conveniently perform data restoration on Memory Stick Pro Duo without any hassle or help. To help the first time or users, a free demo version of Remo Recover is available, using which you can scan, detect and preview all rescued Memory Stick Pro Duo data before going for the full version.
Steps to restore Memory Stick Pro Duo data using Remo Recover:
Step 1: Download Remo Recover and install it on your Windpws PC. Launch it to open its main screen. Select "Recover Drives" option.
Figure 1: Main Screen
Step 2: Click on "Partition Recovery" or "Formatted/Reformatted Recovery" option, that best describes your situation.
Figure 2: Select Recovery Option
Step 3: Select the Memory Stick Pro Duo partition from the list of available volumes and click on the right-arrow button.
Figure 3: Select Partition
Step 4: An entire list of recovered data from Memory Stick Pro Duo is displayed after the completion of recovery process.
Figure 4: Recovered Data
Step 5: Save all recovered contents from your Memory Stick Pro Duo to your PC using "Save" option.
Figure 5: Save Recovered Files