Recover pictures from XD card

XD card is a type of flash memory card are used generally in digital cameras or camcorders as a storage media. But loss of files from XD card can occur any time. Losing precious images from the XD card is an awful moment & you cannot bear the pain. Sometimes while accessing XD card you may also encounter error messages which leads to inaccessibility of pictures from the card.

Let us consider a situation, suppose you are on a vacation with your friends. You are capturing couple of pictures of beautiful places with your digital camera which is having XD card as a storage medium. You started clicking pictures continuously one after another out of excitement. Suddenly you notice that your camera is not working properly. You switched it off & started it again but you found that some of the older pictures are missing or got damaged and became inaccessible. Wondering how to get those pictures back? Don’t be upset!!! You can get back your favorite pictures using XD card recovery software.

Some other possible facts responsible for loss of photos from XD card are:

  • Accidental Deletion: When XD card is connected to your system, you may click on Delete option by mistake while previewing a photo & so it gets erased from the system bypassing the Recycle Bin. Or while viewing the pictures in your camera you may unintentionally press Delete All option which may also result in loss of pictures from XD card.

  • External Threats:  Viruses commonly spread when you plug in your XD card to your PC that has been affected by harmful viruses already. You may be thinking how viruses get into system. When you download some files from certain suspicious sites, infectious viruses also gets downloaded along with that file making system infected.

  • Format Error: XD card when plugged in to system may display a message “Drive not formatted. Do you want to format it now?” forcing you to format the XD card. Sometimes user unknowingly presses “OK” & as a result XD card is erased completely.

  • Power surges: Power surges occur any time, if it happens while transferring files from XD card to the system or vice versa then this can make XD card inaccessible & cause loss of pictures that were still left to be copied.

How to perform XD picture card recovery?

Deleted Picture Recovery software helps you to recover pictures from XD card without any difficulty. This software helps you to restore images from formatted memory card, USB drives & flash memory cards of different file formats such as JPEG, JPG, TIFF, PNG, BMP, GIF, PSD, etc.   It also supports recovery of corrupted Kingston CF card along with other brands of CF cards like Sony, Transcend, SanDisk, etc. You can also retrieve images from different brands of digital camera such as Canon, Sony, Samsung, Fujifilm, Nikon, etc. This application program is also developed to recover pictures from my computer http://www.deletedpicturesrecovery.com/how-can-i-from-my-computer.html

Easy steps to carry out the process of XD card photo recovery:

Step 1: Select the option "Recover Photos" from the home screen after launching the software & then select either "Recover Lost Photos" or "Recover Deleted Photos" option from the next screen shot.

XD Picture Card Recovery - Main Window

Step 2: Choose the XD card from the list of drives available & then start the recovery program.

XD Picture Card Recovery - Select XD card

Step 3: Once XD card recovery is completed, you can view the list of recovered images by using "Preview" option.

XD Picture Card Recovery - Preview Recovered Files

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