Samsung Phone Format Recovery (MicroSD + Internal Memory)

"How do I recover Samsung phone files after formatting? I was viewing some files on my Samsung phone, and then all of a sudden, it reported a message saying storage media is corrupted asking to format. Without reading the message carefully, I just merely clicked yes and performed a format on the memory card inserted in my Samsung phone. The formatting was completed when I realized what the error message is. How can I get back lost files from formatted memory card in Samsung mobile phone?"

"I have a Samsung mobile phone in which I inserted a memory card. Just now, I mistakenly formatted memory card in my Samsung mobile phone. I know that it is possible to unformat the memory card for Samsung by using unformat software, but I did not find a useful unformat tool. Can somebody share a useful and easy-to-use unformat program which is able to recover files after formatting Samsung cell phone memory card?"

Quick fix - 5 free Samsung phone recovery tools

Are you Samsung mobile phone user? Many Samsung mobile phone users like to insert a memory card in the phone in order to save more data. There is no doubt that memory card is good media that can be used in a Samsung phone for data storage, but the situation will be bad if you mistakenly format memory card in the phone or if the Samsung mobile phone reports not formatted error on the memory card. What can you do if you run into data loss problem after formatting Samsung mobile phone memory card?

Steps for Formatted Samsung Phone Memory Card Recovery

download data recovery software

Preparation: Free download and install iCare Data Recovery on Windows PC. Plug the memory card to this computer with a card reader and launch the data recovery software.

Step1. You need to select a proper scan mode when software shows different scan modes.

select recovery mode

Step2. Choose the memory card as aim disk and then the software will scan it to search lost files. You can wait patiently before the scanning is completed, or you can also stop to show all found files in the scanning process.

wait while scanning

Step3. You are able to preview files after scanning and then you only need to save the needed data to another drive.

preview found photo

Samsung Cell Phone Memory Card Format Recovery

First of all, I would like to introduce the possible reasons why you need Samsung cell phone memory card recovery. Well, you might format Samsung phone memory card in different situations and you will need to perform memory card file recovery after formatting in following situations:

  • Format Samsung cell phone memory card by accident
  • Samsung mobile phone asks to format memory card due to RAW drive error
  • Format Samsung smartphone memory card due to virus infection
  • Full format Samsung phone memory card on PC because it contains bad sectors

When you format Samsung phone memory card due to the similar reasons above, you can use iCare Data Recovery to rescue deleted data after formatting. This data recovery software allows you to recover files off different types of memory card such as SD, mini SD, micro SD, SDHC, SDXC, MMC, CF, etc from SanDisk, Transcend, Lexar, Toshiba, Lexar, Samsung and more.

Why Does Samsung Phone Memory Card Require Formatting?

A memory card requires formatting when its file system converts to RAW due to virus infection, bad sectors or other unknown reasons. You usually have tow choice when Samsung mobile phone says not formatted error on memory card, either format it or not. The situation will be better if you do not format the memory card when getting the error message. In this situation, you only need to plug the memory card to your computer and run iCare Data Recovery to restore all inaccessible files from the card.
What if you formatted memory card when Samsung phone reports not formatted error? Please pay attention not to write files to the formatted memory card. As long as you do not write new data to the Samsung mobile phone memory card after formatting it from RAW to FAT32, you can also use iCare Data Recovery to restore deleted files from memory card after formatting in Samsung phone.


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