Free Online Micro SD Card Data Recovery Software

Are you looking for online data recovery from SD card? Here, you can download EaseUS micro SD card recovery software for free and learn how to use it to recover deleted or lost pictures, video or other data.

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Is Online SD Card Data Recovery Possible

Honestly speaking, there is not such a real online data recovery tool. Online SD card data recovery is not possible. But SD card data recovery definitely works well. Micro SD card is more and more popular along with the surging usage of mobile devices and digital cameras. And at the same time, unexpected data loss issue on the SD card caused by different reasons occurs more and more frequently. In this case, it becomes a problem that has troubled numerous users. 

If you accidentally deleted a file or lost your data on your card after a mistaken formatting or other malfunctions, can you effectively get them back? Don't worry! We can definitely tell you that data recovery from SD card is possible. Next, we will show you reliable SD card data recovery software and let you know how to recover lost or deleted files using the program step by step.

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What Is the Best SD Card Recovery Software

To recover data files from the SD memory card, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is my recommendation. It is a reliable data recovery tool that supports to recover any data files from Micro SD card without much effort and time. It can effectively recover lost, deleted, corrupted or formatted photos and video files from various memory cards. Don't worry about SD card data loss, EaseUS data recovery software can always help you. Why does EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard stand out among countless data recovery programs? Experts from LifeWire have compared 20 popular data recovery tools, and I have compared the top five of them. The details are on the table.

Comparison EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Puran File Disk Drill Recuva Glary Undelete
Limitations of use 2GB Free for home use 500MB Free Free
Last update 14th Nov 2019 Jun 2016 23rd Oct 2019 8th June 2016 10th Oct 2016
Quick scan ×
Optional deep scan ×
File preview ×
File filter/search × × ×
Lost partition recovery × × ×
Supported file systems FAT12/16/32, exFAT, NTFS,ext2/3, HFS+, ReFS FAT12/16/32, NTFS FAT, exFAT, NTFS, HFS+, ext2/3/4  NTFS, FAT, exFAT FAT, NTFS, NTFS + EFS

How Can I Recover My SD Card Data

According to the table, EaseUS file recovery software can meet your needs best. It is capable of finding and recovering deleted, formatted or lost pictures, images. Its wizard-style interface allows you to easily complete the recovery in three simple steps. Now, it's your time to follow the step-by-step guide below to start your data recovery. Here, all brands including SanDisk, Kingston, PNY, Lexar, Transcend, PQI, etc are supported. This software is very small and is now available online, so you can download it in several minutes. After that, you can run the downloaded executable file and follow the instruction to install it on your computer easily.

Step 1. Connect the memory card to your computer and launch EaseUS memory card recovery software on your PC. The SD card will be listed under the Devices section. Choose the SD card and click "Scan" to start looking for your lost data.

select a location and click scan

Step 2. The software will generate a quick scan and then a deep scan. The deep scan is powerful enough to find all lost files that even lost file names. After the scanning process, you can check and filter wanted files in this program. Click "Filter" if you are looking for a specific file type, like photos, documents, videos or emails...

select the memeory card files

Step 3. You can directly double-click the files to preview the content. After this, you can choose wanted files and click "Recover" to restore them to a secure location on your PC or other external storage devices.

recover memeory card files

Can a Damaged SD Card Be Recovered

In theory, it is possible. As long as your card is not physically damaged, you can recover data from it. If your SD card is damaged, you can fix the damaged SD card and then, recover data from it. Insert the card into your computer or change an SD card reader or another computer to check if the SD card shows up. If it doesn't appear, refer to the SD card not showing up for further help. If it appears, you are having a corrupted card, and try the following methods to fix this issue without losing data. 

1 - Change the SD card drive letter

Step 1. Insert the SD card to your computer, go to Disk Management. 

Step 2. Right-click on the SD card and select "Change drive letter and path...".

Step 3. Set a new drive letter for the card.

2 - Check and repair file system error on SD card

EaseUS CleanGenius is a user-friendly computer fixing tool that is both safe and lightweight. It's a perfect alternative to CHKDSK command. Use this one-click tool to fix the damaged file system easily.

Step 1.  DOWNLOAD EaseUS CleanGenius on your computer and complete the installation. 

Step 2. Run the software. Click "Optimization", and then choose "File Showing" . 

select the file showing option

Step 3. Select the drive with a corrupted file system. Tick the "Check and fix file system error" option and click "Execute".

fix file system

Step 4. Wait the tool performs the repairing task. After that, click the "View" button to check the drive.

fix file system

3 - Update SD card driver

Step 1. Connect the corrupted SD card to PC, right-click on This PC/My Computer, select "Manage".

Step 2. Click "Device Manager" and expand "Disk drivers".

Step 3. Right-click on the SD card, select "Update driver".

update sd card drive letter

Then, you can try to recover data from your damaged or corrupted SD card with the help of EaseUS data recovery software. (Jump to Part 1.)

How to Prevent SD Card Data Loss

Data loss happens every day and everywhere. It is necessary to protect your data in advance. Here are some useful tips:

1. Back up photos, files, or other data. Save them to your external hard drive, cloud drives, or computers. If necessary, create a scheduled backup to automatically back up SD card files.

2. Always keep a professional and reliable anti-virus program on your computer. It will help you get rid of almost the harmful files that may do havoc to your vital data.

3. When the battery power of the device is insufficient, do not write any data to the SD card. (take new pictures, record videos) to prevent data loss.

4. Do not remove the SD card or shut down the system while the read/write operation is in progress, otherwise, it may cause damage to the card.

5. Avoid using or placing the memory card in high temperature and high humidity environment.

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Updated by Jean

Author Jean has been writing tech articles since she was graduated from university. She has been part of the EaseUS team for over 5 years. Her special focuses are data recovery, disk partitioning, data space optimization, data backup and Mac OS. By the way, she's an aviation fan!

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