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Freeware for Photos Recovery from Sandisk 16GB MicroSDHC Memory Card - iCare Data Recovery Pro

Do you want to recover deleted photos after format memory card or when card shows card error? Nowadays, kinds of memory cards mushroomed in the market. Among various memory cards, SD card (Secure Digital Memory Card) has its unique advantages, such as large volume, optimal speed etc. It was first produced by Panasonic, Toshiba and Sandisk in 1999. To meet the users' need, Sandisk takes great effort for products innovation and branches its SD card family in several years. 16GB MicroSDHC memory card is one of the popular members. It ensures mass users to enlarge their digital devices to store essential contents such as high quality photos, videos, music and more. Card users, especially digital camera photographers, feel free to put all photos on their SD card without regular backup. However, data loss happens from time to time. Keep reading, and you will find how to restore corrupted SD card photos.

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Possible Reasons for Photo Loss

Main Functions of iCare Data Recovery Free

How to Recover Photo from Sandisk 16GB MicroSDHC Memory Card


Possible Reasons for Photo Loss

1. Accidentally deletion

Have you ever pressed the wrong button "Delete all" when you just want to delete one photo? Have you deleted your photos while your card is connecting to computer? Have you ever deleted photos without consideration and felt regretful afterwards? The good news is that simply deletion will not wipe your precious photos off your camera or cell phone. Hence, do not be panic. The photos are still intact on your SDHC card, and you can recover deleted files from micro SD card with free software.

2. SD card format

Similar to accidental deletion, formatting SD card by mistake happens on some careless digital devices users. Alternatively, card shows "card is not formatted, do you want to format it now", users may format their card to access to it, but disappointedly find that all data are erased. Once you perform the command, do not take new photos to occupy the blank area.

3. Improper operation

When your camera or cell phone is on, strongly pulling out your SD card may lead to data loss. In the process of transferring photos to computer, your suddenly unplugging SD card also causes the photos loss.

4. Virus infection

Virus infection is another data killer. SD card may be attacked when connected to computer. Then some data become inaccessible.

5. Other reasons

Some other possible reasons are SD card water damaged, or it's too old, or some unknown reasons.

Main Functions of iCare Data Recovery Pro

iCare Data Recovery Pro is a data recovery tool which is able to recover pictures from SD memory card recovery in variuos situations
It can retrieve deleted files and recover files from formatted SD card, digital camera, cell phone, unformat XD card and other devices.
Supported SD card type: Pro SD, SD high-capacity (SDHC), SD extra-capacity (SDXC), miniSD, microSD, miniSDHC and micro SDHC

Supported photo types: PG (JPEG), PNG, GIF, BMP, PCX, PSD, TGA, TIF, TIFF

How to Recover Photo from Sandisk 16GB MicroSDHC Memory Card

Step One: Download the free memory card data recovery software iCare Data Recovery on the web page. and install the software on your computer. First, connect your SD card to your PC or laptop. You can either load it back to your device and connect to the computer via a USB cable, or insert it into a card reader. Then launch the software and click the proper module in the primary window as follow.

Step Two: Select "Format Recovery" or "Deep Scan Recovery". "Format Recovery" can recover files when drive has a RAW error. With RAW searching technology, "Deep Scan Recovery" can scan your files sector-by-sector to make sure that all the lost files can be restored.

select recovery
Step Three: Choose the SD card and click the "Recover" button to scan lost files on your card.

Step Four: Click the button"Show Files" to get a view of the lost files after the scan.

Step Five: Preview the photos on the file list and mark those you want to recover. Finally, press "Save Files" button to get them back..

show files

Step Six: Choose the files you intend to save. Press the button "Recover" to finish the process.

recover files

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  • Save the recovered files to another disk or partition instead of the original SD card
  • Do not put new data on your card to overwrite your lost photos
  • You are recommended to connect your SD card to computer via a card reader to increase the chance of photo recovery.