Learn How to Recover Files and Folders from CF Media Card

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite)

Compact Flash card is widely preferred by digital photographers due to its high memory speed that enables them to capture & store photos very faster. Due to improper handling & common human mistakes, your Compact Flash card can get corrupted and may become inaccessible to use. When you shut down the camera while it is still writing photos to the CF card, it will result in corruption to at the very least some of the photos or in some cases, to the whole CF card. The permanent solution to this problem is usage of Compact Flash data recovery software developed specifically to undelete data from cf flash card, which is either corrupted or damaged. The software performs the scanning of your Compact Flash card with the assistance of built-in scanning techniques and can recover various media files like pictures, music files & videos of various file formats.

 

This data recovery tool can recover pictures of popular file formats such as JPEG, JPG, TIFF, PNG, BMP, etc and its exciting feature is its capability to retrieve raw picture formats like CR2, CRW, ARW, SR2, NEF, RAF, ORF, X3F & many other image formats, which are generated using professional DSLRs & digital cameras. Upon completion of the recovery process, the software facilitates you to preview the recovered photo prior to actual restoration on a healthy hard drive location. You can use this CF card data recovery software when your card gets infected by virus intrusion from the internet or some other external storage devices while transferring data on it. Depending on the severity of virus infection, some of the data may become inaccessible or it may corrupt the whole CF card. The card may also get damaged sometimes, when you format it on the computer instead of a camera, as it may result in operational problems & compatibility issues.

 

While transferring media files from CF card to your computer, if the system suddenly shut down or reboots repeatedly, this may result in loss of some of the data present on the card. But, you do not have to worry, as our data recovery tool can recover lost data from Compact Flash drive & also CF card. You may also lose data from the CF card in many other instances. While accessing the card on your computer, if you unintentionally delete some of the files using “Shift+Delete” option, the deleted files do not get stored in the recycle bin. The data can also get deleted if you accidentally use the Delete option on the camera , while viewing the pictures. By making use of our software, you can easily recover accidentally deleted data from compact flash card and also the data that gets deleted due to formatting the CF card without taking backup of the data.

 

Sometimes, you may face the situation, wherein, you are not able to open the Compact Flash card. This may occur due to excess use of card for writing & rewriting data, as the NAND chips of these cards have limited number of read/write cycles. When the usage exceeds this limit, the CF card starts responding improperly and may become unreadable resulting in loss of data stored on it. In all these mentioned scenarios, you are compelled to find solution for question like how to recover files and folders from CF media card? This software can recover files from compact flash card on Windows 7, Vista, Win XP, Windows Server 2003 & 2008. In addition to Compact Flash card, this recovery utility can also be used in many more deletion scenarios to recover data from JetFlash USB drive, different types of memory cards, hard drive, external hard drive, FireWire drive, etc. It can also be used to restore deleted or lost files from compact flash card in few simple steps on various Mac systems such as Lion, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Mavericks, and Yosemite.


Follow Below Mentioned Steps to Recover Data from Compact Flash Card:


Step 1: First download and install this software to recover data from compact flash card. Next select “Recover Photos” option on the main window, as illustrated in Fig 1. Then, select either “Recover Deleted Photos” or “Recover Lost Photos” on the next window.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite)

 

Figure 1: Recover Photos

 

Step 2: Select your Compact Flash card from the list of drives and click “Next”, as illustrated in Fig 2.

 

 

Fig 2: Select the Compact Flash card

 

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite)

Step 3: The software provides a list of file signatures, select the ones you need to recover and click “Next”, as shown in Fig 3.

 

Fig 3: Select File Signatures

 

Step 4: A list of recovered data gets displayed upon completion of recovery process, as shown in Fig 4. Right-click any photo and use “Preview” option to preview it before saving on your computer hard drive upon purchasing the full version.

 

 

Fig 4: List of Retrieved Files

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite)

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