Last updated on 06/02/2017
"Hi! My Huawei smartphone shows SD memory card is unformatted when I want to open the card to copy some files. Can anybody tell me why does my SD memory card report unformatted error my Huawei mobile phone? Is there any way to fix the unformatted error on the SD memory card? Or is there any way to recover deleted files from SD card Android Huawei phone when it reports unformatted error?"
"I need some help for SD card recovery because all data become inaccessible on my SD card due to unformatted error. Inserting the SD memory card to my Huawei mobile phone, it says storage media has unformatted error and not accessible. Then, I inserted this SD card to my computer via a card reader, but it reports similar error message SD card is not formatted do you want to format it now. Can you share solution for photo recovery from an unformatted SD card for Huawei mobile phone?"
Why does Huawei smartphone reports unformatted error on an SD memory card? The reasons might be various. However, whatever the reason is, the most important point is if there is any way to recover lost data from an unformatted SD memory card. Do you have any idea for unformatted SD memory card data recovery? If you have no idea, this article will tell step-by-step guide for Huawei smartphone SD memory card data recovery when it shows unformatted error and becomes inaccessible.
If you want to get back inaccessible data off an unformatted SD memory card for Huawei phone, you need to use a data recovery tool. iCare Data Recovery is a data recovery program, which is specially designed for Windows users to recover data in different situations. Therefore, you can totally rely on this data recovery to resolve data loss problem when any type of SD memory card has unformatted error and becomes not accessible. This software supports different brands of SD memory card including SanDisk, Kingston, Toshiba, Samsung, Lexar, Transcend and more for Huawei mobile phone or any other devices. This software helps recover various kinds of files like photos, music, videos and documents and more.
Preparation: Free download and install iCare Data Recovery on a Windows computer. Connect the SD memory card to this computer and launch the software.
Follow the steps below to recover deleted pictures from SD card for phone:
Step1. You need to select a proper scan mode after running the data recovery software.
Step2. Choose the SD memory card as aim disk and then wait the software to scan it to search lost files. You should wait patiently when the software is scanning.
Step3. Preview the lost files when software shows all found files after scanning. Then, you can select all needed data to recover.
We often advise you to stop using the SD memory card immediately when Huawei mobile phone reports unformatted error on the card, because improper operation on the SD memory card might lead the previous inaccessible data to be unrecoverable. Then, when can you fix the unformatted error on an SD memory card so that it is able to work normally on your Huawei cell phone? Well, usually when you receive unformatted error message, the first thing you should do is to restore lost files by using iCare Data Recovery. You can extract all inaccessible data from the unformatted SD memory card and save it to another drive. When all files have been restore successfully, it is time to fix the unformatted error on Huawei phone SD card because you no longer need to worry about data loss.
==>> When trying to format the SD memory card for Huawei to fix the unformatted error, you may meet another problem that the SD card cannot be formatted. Please see this article - Windows was unable to complete the format SD memory card>>
Mobile phone or PC usually reports disk drive is not formatted do you want to format it now or you need to format disk drive before you can use it when an SD memory card has unformatted error, so you only need to format the SD memory card in order to resolve the unformatted issue and then the SD card will work normally for Huawei mobile phone after formatting. You can format SD card by connecting it to your computer or you can format it on your Huawei mobile phone. It does not matter where you format an SD memory card, but you should format it into a proper file system which is compatible with Huawei mobile phone.
Usually, you only need to quick format an SD card in order to fix unformatted error. However, you can also full format the unformatted SD card if you doubt that there are bad sectors on the card. You need to insert the SD card to computer in order to full format to fix and mark possible bad sectors.