How to Recover Data from SD Card After Factory Reset?

Updated on September 10, 2020


To Restore Data from SD Card After Performing Factory Reset, Remo Recover Is the Perfect Choice. The Software Recovers Data from The Factory Reset SD Card in Few Simple Steps. Demo Version of The Software Also Avails the Free Preview of The Files Recovered Prior To Purchase. Download and Try Now!!!

SD Card Recovery

What will Factory Data Reset do?

The factory reset is to erase all the data, system information, third party applications and associated software data from your SD card. As a result, it will restore your SD card to its original system state. Factory reset function exists on almost all devices and it wipes entire data like messages, contacts, pictures, music files, videos, documents, etc. But before you go further to get back lost data let's know something about factory resetting.

Many Windows user may have experience issues or errors after downloading any suspicious application. In such situations, you can restore the laptop or computer’s OS to factory setting and get back the system to normal state. Make sure you take backup before performing factory reset as this utility will deleted all the data and files that were present before.

When would you need to perform Factory Reset on your SD Card?

Situations where you need to utilize factory reset option to delete data from SD card or any other storage drive:

  • To clean up privacy settings, when you are planning to sell your computer, laptop or smartphone with lots of personal data on it
  • If the smartphone or laptop freezes too often
  • To automatically fix system errors without manually doing it
  • To boost up the efficiency and device response speed

Always verify and double-check before performing factory reset on your device. However, human errors are inevitable and you may end up in a situation where you need to perform data recovery after restore factory settings.

Is It Possible to Restore Data After Factory Reset on SD Card?

Yes, it is possible and the only way to restore data after factory reset on SD card is to make use of a professional data recovery software. Remo Recover has the capability to read erased or deleted files from the storage drives and retrieve them. It is easy to use and can efficiently recover data after factory reset your SD card. The software can also recover data from internal PC drives.

Steps to Recover Data After Performing Factory Reset on SD Card



Step1: Connect SD card to Windows PC using card reader then run Remo Recover application and select “Recover Files” option from main screen. Then, choose your SD card from the list of available drives AMD click Scan button to initiate scanning

Recover Data After Factory Reset SD Card - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step2: Once the scanning of SD card is completed, it displays the list of all recoverable files on the screen. You can view the recovered files in File Type View or Data View

How To Recover Data After Factory Reset SD Card - File Type View

Figure B: File Type View

Step3: Now, preview all the recovered files using Preview option to check out whether it has recovered all the files or not. If you don't find some files, you can go for Deep Scan option or else skip this step

Data Recovery After Factory Reset SD Card - Preview Recovered Files

Figure C: Preview Recovered Files

Step4: If you find all your lost/deleted files from your SD card, and satisfied after evaluating the recovery results, you can activate the license key of the software and save the recovered files at your desired location

SD Card Recover After Factory Reset - Save Recovered Files

Figure D: Save Recovered Files

More about Remo Recover utility:

  • The tool comes in free demo edition that recovers all your files from factory reset SD card and allows free preview of the media file types like photo & video
  • Use Save Recovery Session feature so that you do not have to wait. Thereby without re-scanning the card again, you can resume the recovery process any time by utilizing Open Recovery Session feature
  • The software is available for both Windows and Mac Operating Systems
  • Supports recovery from the latest Windows 10 and other previous versions like 8, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2003 & 2008
  • Supports recovery from the latest macOS Catalina and other previous versions like High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, etc.
  • Supports memory cards that are used in all major brands of digital cameras, Android phones, camcorders, and other digital gadgets
  • Apart from SD cards, it also supports data recovery from USB flash drive, external hard drive, pen drive, and other storage devices
  • With this tool, one can even recover data after installing new OS, or reinstalling the OS, corruption of the disk drive, formatting, and accidentally deleting the drive

How to Prevent Data Loss in Future?

  • Before performing factory reset function, maintain a backup copy
  • Do not add or save any new data on your SD card as soon as the factory reset is complete. This is because, if the lost or deleted files are overwritten with the new data, then the chance of data recovery from the card reduces
  • You can download free demo version of Remo Recover program and preview the recovered data before buying the software