Recover Photos from Corrupted CF Card

Are you looking to restore lost images from corrupt CF card? Worried about losing your priceless collection of photo files! Do not worry! Now with the introduction of data recover tools, it is quite easy to retrieve images from corrupt CF (Compact Flash) card. One of the best data recovery tools on internet is formatted memory card recovery tool.

This software facilitate users to retrieve memory card on Mac and Windows operating systems. It is an expert software, which can recover CF card after corruption or deletion of files on CF card. By making use of this tool, one can restore pictures, RAW images, audio and video files from corrupted CF card with utmost ease.

Most probably, your CF card might have corrupted due to the faulty firmware of digital camera. Faulty firmware disorders internal log files of the memory card thereby making it unrecognized. Thus, card reader is unable to read the content of CF card. In this way, you lose your precious images from the CF card. However, data recovery tools deeply scan your corrupt memory card to retrieve images and other media files. Apart from CF card, this software can also retrieve files from memory cards of other types.

Apart from faulty firmware, there are even other reasons for damage in compact flash card. They are-

  • Any sought of virus attack on your CF card
  • Improper formatting of memory card
  • Using the same CF card on various devices
  • Failed synchronization of CF card data
  • Unplugging CF card without switching off the device

Whenever you encounter any data loss scenario, foremost thing to do is to stop using that drive to store new files. This can lead to permanent data loss. Moreover, always use genuine and good data recovery software to recover lost files. Free or cracked utilities are not so secure and can cause harm to your computer. Even they are unable to restore files from complex data loss scenarios. Therefore, you can use Memory card recovery software to retrieve lost images on Windows PC.

This software is recommended by lot of industry experts over the globe. It has quite succeeded in recovering lost images and other files from lot of complex scenarios like bad sectors on hard disk and Windows re-installation, to name a few. You can use it to carry out Kingston SDHC card recovery after corruption or formatting. With its advanced scanning engine, it will retrieve more than 300 file formats including images, RAW photo files, songs, videos, text files, etc.

Not only it recovers lost files from CF card but also it would recover data from hard drive and USB flash drive. You can easily retrieve deleted JPEG file from SDXC card, SDHC card, XD card, CF card, etc with the help of this award-winning program. It will recover lost files and folders from formatted, corrupt, inaccessible, or damaged CF card with ease. The software has an option to preview the recovered images. Hence, you can preview the image prior saving on a data storage drive.

Steps to restore images from corrupt CF card

Step 1: Download and install the software on your computer. Then connect the corrupt CF card to the computer via card reader.

Step 2: Open welcome window of the software and click "Recover Photos" as shown in fig A.

How to Restore Images from Corrupt CF Card - Choose Recover Photos

Fig A: Choose Recover Photos

Step 3: Select the damaged CF card from the list of logical drives and click "Next" to start the recovery procedure as shown in fig B.

How to Restore Images from Corrupt CF Card - Select CF Card

Fig B: Select CF Card

Step 4: Finally, check the list of recovered files as shown in fig C.

How to Restore Images from Corrupt CF Card - Recovered Images

Fig C: Recovered Images

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