How to Extract Files from SD Card

SD cards are becoming the essential things that one is required to have if you have a mobile phone. Obviously, everyone has mobile phones these days and users use SD cards to store tons of data in it. It includes music files, videos, pictures and other documents as well. If you have accidentally deleted some files from your SD card and wanted to restore it back, your search ends here. This tutorial explains how to extract files from SD card using a software. The software is simple to use for restoring files and it is called Remo Recover. A video guide will explain you how to extract files from memory card below.

Steps to Extract Files from SD Card

Follow the steps bellow to carry out recovery of deleted or lost files from SD card or any other disk drives.

  • Download the Remo Recover software as given in the video and install it on your computer. Open it once the installation is complete.
  • Few menu appears on the main wizard screen in which choose the desired option which you want to extract. Then you will be directed to the next step, finish those steps.
  • You have to choose your SD card in the next screen, so connect your mobile phone that contains SD card you want to extract files from. Then select it and click on Next button.
  • In this screen, you can select your desired file types such as video files, pictures or music files, document types, etc. Mark all those you want to recover, or simply click ‘Skip’ to entirely extract them.
  • Now the scan process takes place as you can see the total progress of the process in the bottom right corner. You can pause and resume the scan and save the recovery session anytime, this will be useful when scanning partitions with huge sizes. Wait for the process to complete and once it gets finished, you can preview them.
  • Now, for saving these file types you need to upgrade the software license. Then it’s all done, you can simply select the output destination folder and the tool take care of saving the marked files in your chosen folder.

Key Features of Remo Recover Tool

  • The tool is available for Windows and Mac users. It can be installed on all versions of both the operating systems.
  • It can recover more than 300 file types such as JPG, DOCX, GIF, MP4, MP3, TIFF, XLS, PPT, ZIP, RAR, etc.
  • The software is able to recover images, music, videos, compressed archives, documents, excel sheets, PowerPoint slides, etc.
  • You can recover deleted files from microSD cards, MMC cards, CF cards, HDDs, Solid state drives, thumb drives, etc.
  • The tool can handle recovery by scanning the hard drive efficiently as it goes through all the sectors of the hard disk drive.

File Deletion Scenarios from SD Card

  • File transfer error, or ejecting it abruptly are also the causes of deletion of files from SD card.
  • Inaccessible memory cards due to various corruption scenarios will leave the SD card files deleted.
  • Infection of virus in mobile phones will automatically infect SD card. As they are created to make harmful activities, all it does is corrupts the card or even delete the data in it.
  • Human errors such as deleting the file or formatting the SD card accidentally can cause severe data loss.