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How to Recover Deleted, Corrupt, or Unreadable Files from Memory Card

One of the most common questions in the Digital Camera section of www.Fixya.com, is how to recover files from a memory card that has been reformatted, is unreadable, or the files have been accidentally deleted. There have been many reasons given as to why the files are missing or otherwise unreadable. It seems as though accidents happen or people change their minds later and they want to undo what has been done.

When you realize that you have deleted files from a card or reformatted a card when you did not want too, your then wondering how on earth you are ever going to recover the files, pictures, music, videos or whatever from that card.

There is a program that will help you to recover those digital pictures,recover videos, or recover music or other files from the card. Most every card format is covered. You can recover files from almost every memory card type which includes SD (Secure Digital) Card, CF(Compact Flash) Card, xD Picture Card, Memory Stick, MicroDrive,SmartMedia Card, MMC (MultiMediaCard), MicroSD, MiniSD, SDHC andmore.

This digital recovery will also workwith any other device that uses a memory card. These can include cellular mobile phones, music players, and also flash drives.

Also check the link for a recovery process for CD's, DVD's, and camera's or Camcorder that use a harddrive to record their files on.

So as you can see this may be a lifesaver for you if you are having problems with getting the files you want from most any type of memory device.

You can read more about this product and download it at www.cardrecovery.com.

There is a cost for this product, but it really is not much for what it may be able to do for you. Also be sure to read the disclaimer at the bottom of the page. There are some instances where there will be no way to recover files from a memory device.

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is there anyway to recover photos that have been deleted from the cameras memory and not stores on a memory card?

Yes, it's possible to recover photos from camera, the best way is to use a camera recovery software like asoftech photo recovery, you can follow this tutorial
Recover deleted photos from camera

hope this helps.

Sep 02, 2011 | Vivitar ViviCam 4345 Digital Camera

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Sir, I have accidently deleted the photoes taken by our camera yesterday (11/12/2010).Instead of deleting the bad photo of my dog I accidently deleted all my preacious photoes of Leh Ladakh.Can you tell me a way to recover them back? Camera name- SONY CYBER-SHOT DSC-W110

You can get back deleted photos from camera with asoftech photo recovery program

You have to use a card reader either on your computer or an external USB card reader. Put the card in the card reader, open the recovery program, then select the drive where files are deleted, then press "Start" and wait for it to do it's magic.

Dec 12, 2010 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W120 Digital Camera

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i have formated my digital camera photos..how to recover them?

dont worry, you can still recover photos after you reformat the camera. However, you need to use a camera format recovery software, recommended asoftech photo recovery as it helped me before.

You'd better take out the memory card from camera, and then connect the camera memory card to computer with card reader, and then use asoftech photo recovery to scan the memory card and recover photos.

Dec 31, 2009 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W120 Digital Camera

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