Accidental Deletion Cause Camera Memory Card Photos Recovery
I like to travel and take photos to record the memory of my jounry.When I was in Canada, I really enjoyed the beatiful natural scenery and took so many photos to record the beauty.So the memory card was full fastly. When I went to the hotel, I was hurry to transfer the photos to my laptop and sort some photos which are not good out, however, accident happened, after sorting out, I wanted to delete the photos I didn’t like, but I mistakenly pressed “ctrl+A” to select all the photos when deleting. Oh my god! All the photos in my camera memory card are gone, including those good, and I can’t find anything in the recycle bin, it was a totally deletaton, oh, I thought what I did before have gone with the wind.I was hopeless at this moment! After an hour, I became calm down, I realized there may be some ways to recover deleted photos from camera memory card. Then I began to search on the Internet.
Searching Solution for Camera Memory Card Photos Recovery
With the Sadness and hope, I surfed on Internet for rescue measure, then I knew this situation is very common:
“The camera memory card is corrupted and I lost all important graduation photos and videos. What can I do?”
“I accidently deleted some photo from my camera SDHC card, any ways to get them back?
Then I knew that after data loss, we need to stop using the memory card,and I didn’t work on my memory card, oh hope comes to me again, I think it is possible to restore photos from memory card.
Possiblity for Memory Card Photos Recovery
From the Internet, I got the knowledge about data deletaiton: if we delete something from memory card, hard drive or other storage media, they won’t be wiped from the memory at once, but just invisible for users.
This means although the photos files are deleted, the raw data of the file is not erased from memory sector. Even when the memory card is formatted, only the table of contents is emptied or overwritten by new data. So all photos are still there. This really gives me the hope to recover camera memory card photos
How to Recover Photos from Camera Memory Card
Here, I knew the principle of data recovery, so I unplug the memory card from camera and kept it in safe place before I got the way to get photos back.Then I followed a “how to” tutorial from a forum which give me a guide to do memory card photos recovery.
Firstly I plugged my memory card back to the camera and connected the camera to computer, then see if the computer can identify the camera as a drive. However, it didn’t, so I unplugged the memory card from camera and connected it to computer via a card reader.
Secondly, I downloaded a recovery software named Card Data Recovery which have good reputation on the web.
After dowloading and installing, I began to follow the steps listed from the application to recover data.
Step1. Connect the memory card to computer and launch the Card data recovery application.
Step2. Select the option “Photo Recovery”, “Video Recovery”,”Music Recovery” or “Document Recovery”, or you can tick all of them if you would like.
Step3. Preview the files and Choose the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”.( it’s awesome for this function)
Step4. “Save” all your recovered photos in memory card data and you have finished camera memory card photos recovery.
Oh, Jesus! I have done, all the photos accidently deleted by me are back, you see, only 4 step. it is easy.