Freeware for Formatted Nikon SD Card Recovery

Nikon SD card“I deleted photos on Nikon by mistakenly pressing the wrong button. Can I undelete these photos?

“We had a party tonight. I intended to take some photos, but my memory card space is not enough. So I deleted a picture folder in a hurry. What a stupid decision! That folder is very important. Is it possible to recover it?

“My girlfriend deleted some pictures when transferring pictures from Nikon to the computer. We had no idea what went wrong. We cannot find the undeleted picture neither on the Nikon nor on the computer. Did the transferring fail? Is there any way to restore them?”

“I just bought the Nikon D 7000 yesterday and took a lot of family photos. But today I somehow accidentally hit format on the menu and now I cannot find all these photos.”

“My camera slipped from my hand and fell onto the hard ground. My heart was broken. All photos became inaccessible. Is there any idea or suggestion to rescue them?”

 From the above cases, we come to the conclusion that photos loss happens all the time. It is embarrassing to ask people to let you take photos for them again, especially in some special occasion. It is also troublesome to make another copy of your lost pictures. What is supposed to do? In fact, all you need is digital camera SD card recovery software, which can easily retrieve all your lost photos.

Solutions to Recover Photos from Formatted SD Card

To avoid possible memory card physical damage or photos overwriting, you should first of all take a good care of your Nikon camera. Stop using it to take more photos to the Nikon camera memory card.

Then the best and quickest way to recover photos from formatted Nikon SD memory card is to use third party program to do the job. For computer starter, try iCare Data Recovery Free. It is a DIY recovery tool. Every user can perform recovery by the guidance of its simple interface and uncomplicated procedures. It is designed for recovering deleted photos and restoring photos from formatted digital camera like Nikon, Cannon, and Kodak etc. You can free download from the official web page

http://www.icare-recovery.com/download.html and install it on your computer. Then the next part will instruct you how to recover photos from your card.

How to Recover Photos from Formatted Nikon SD Card?

Step A. Launch the software, and directly click “Format Recovery” module. This module is designed for the formatted card or drive. Connect your SD card to the computer or laptop.

Step B. Find out your formatted card and click “Recover” button to search your lost photos or pictures. You will see the files or folder very soon.

Step C. After the searching, the smart software will provide a list pf partitions to preview the files. Usually, the first one is highly recommended. All you need to do is to press “Show Files” button.  

Step D. Preview the photos and mark those you want to recover. Press “Save Files” button to save the data.

Useful Tips

  • Carefully store your Nikon camera. Ensure it is away from water, heat, and other rough areas.
  • Buy a high-quality SD card to insert into your camera.
  • Do not install the software on your system partition.
  • Make sure the camera power is enough whenever you want to take photos. 

Download the freeware here: http://www.icare-recovery.com/download.html 

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