Quick Technique to Restore Formatted xD Card

If you have deleted pictures or other files from your xD card,formatted the card bby mistake, or the xD card was damaged, there’s an error, or cannot be read for some reasons, Remo Recover Software will help you retrieve lost pictures, audios, video files in a short interval of time. Using this software one can restore pictures from CF card, flash drives, and other external storage devices with utmost ease.

Why Remo Recover?

The software is reliable, secure and is virus free as verified from Norton Security, so you can use it without any worry.

  • Download and Install the Free Trial version of Remo Recover Software
  • It Supports Windows Operating Systems versions such as Windows 8, Win 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, and other earlier versions.
  • Can “Preview” the content of recovered images before restoration
  • You can pause the process any time using “Save Recovery Session” feature in the software, which ensures you need not to rescan your drive to locate your lost data

xD Card Overview:

An XD Card is nothing but the xD Picture Card, which is widely used as a digital camera memory card that is developed by Fuji Film, Olympus and Toshiba. Compared with other memory card types like SD Card, CF Card, MMC, Micro SD, Mini SD cards, etc. It has a more compact size of 20 mm × 25 mm × 1.7 mm. As other memory cards types, it has various capacities from 16 MB to 8 GB. xD Picture Card has four types including Normal, M, M+, and H. XD cards are widely used by digital cameras from Fujifilm to Olympus and also used by other digital camera brands word wide.

Situations responsible for the loss of xD Card Files:

  • xD Card was formatted with push and forgot to backup some urgently needed files.
  • Camera is turned off in which xD card is being used during writing process.
  • Consider that you have connected your xD card to Windows system via card reader, at that time due to unexpected reason it displays “Format” option on screen, in such case you may not be able to access the data contained onto it and compel you to format the card, which leads to entire data loss.
  • xD card file system might get corrupt due to virus attack, which may become the reason for data loss. If memory card gets corrupt then you are incapable to gain access to a file from it. To make legible you need to format it, but formatting erases entire data from memory card.
  • XD picture card data becomes inaccessible due to card error, format error etc and shows no bytes.
  • XD infected with virus and all files become shortcut.
  • Photos and other files disappeared for unknown reasons while transferring XD picture card data.

When you meet any of the above mentioned xD card data loss issues, then immediately stop using the xD and do not add any new files to it, as adding new data it may overwrite the deleted files and thereby decreasing the recovery chances. So make use of Remo Recover too and restore formatted xD card in few mouse click.

Here are some features of Remo Recover Software:

  • Remo Recover is one of the best and safest software available in the market to recover data from formatted xd card very efficiently, which can easily restores all types of photos, audios, videos from hard drive on Windows platform.
  • It supports recovery of data formatted from xD cards from SCSI, SATA, PATA, ATA, IDE hard drive interfaces and FAT, FAT12, FAT16, Fat32, NTFS, NTFS file systems on Windows Operating System.
  • It do not alter or modify the original content of the files while recovering, as it is read only program. It helps you retrieve lost images from My Computer on Windows system.
  • It can recover data from formatted xD card of different image files, audios, movie files of various file formats such as JPG, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIF, MOV, AVI, WAV, ARM, NEF, CRW, AWR, DCS, and many others.

Safety Measures:

  • Avoid the physical damage
  • Do not reformat xD card after formatting
  • Don’t save the recovered files to the same xD card

Steps to recover formatted xD card using Remo Recover:

Step 1: Download and install demo version of the software on Windows. Connect the xD card to the system in which you have installed the software. Now, Launch the software and select "Recover Partitions" option as illustrated in figure 1. Then, immediately it shows the logical and physical disk drives available in the system. Choose the drive representing the xD card and click "Scan" button

Formatted Micro SD Card Recovery - Home Screen

Figure 1: Home Screen

Step 2: Now, the software scans the xD card to find all its partitions that are present now, and were present before formatting the card. Once scanning of the xD card is complete, it shows all its partitions with their file systems. Choose the formatted xD card partition and click "Scan" button to start the recovery process, as illustrated in figure 2.

Recover Formatted Micro SD Card - Choose xD Card Partition

Figure 2: Choose xD Card Partition

Step 3: Remo recover will now scan the formatted xD card to extract all its data. Upon the completion of scanning and recovery process, it shows the recovered files in "Data View", and "File Type View" as illustrated in figure 3.

Get Back Formatted Micro SD Card Data - Recovered Data View

Figure 3: Recovered Data View

Step 4: At the end of the recovery process you can preview the recovered files by right clicking on the file and selecting Preview from the displayed options. as illustrated in figure 4.

How to Retrieve Data from Formatted microSD Card - Preview Recovered Files

Figure 4: Preview Recovered Files

Step 5: Finally, if you are happy with the recovery results, and satisfied with the tool, then purchase the licensed edition of the tool and save the recovered files, as the demo edition doesn't allow to save the files as illustrated in figure 5.

How to Retrieve Data from Formatted microSD Card - Save Recovered Files

Figure 5: Save Recovered Files