Restore XD Card

XD – Picture Card shortened as, XD Card is taken from “Extreme Digital” is one of the most popularly used flash memory card format in older digital cameras. It is a new kind of storage Card developed by Olympus and Fujifilm. Its popularity increased because of its mini size, light weight and other various suitable features. It has the capacity to store maximum 8GB of data. It provides you both high transfer speeds and a high capacity required to meet the modern technology demands. It can be used to store data such as, pictures, videos, music files etc. When compared to other flash memory cards, it is more economical as, it satisfies large amount of data write-in and save on battery life as, it consumes low power. If you are in a need of a flash memory card supporting high resolution pictures then, your first choice should be XD Card as, it offers the required quality and capacity. Apart from all these eye-catching features, there are reasons that lead to deletion or loss of data from XD Card. But, don’t worry! About recovering XD Card data as, you can now, perform XD Card recovery process using efficient Card Recovery Software.

Scenarios responsible for deletion or loss of XD Card data:

  • To free some space on XD Card, you might have decided to delete unwanted images or videos from it but, while deleting you may choose important files along with unnecessary files and delete them
  • XD Card file system may get corrupt due to virus attack, format errors or incorrect handling etc. which in turn makes the files on it unreadable leading to loss of media files
  • While transferring your files such as photos, videos etc. from XD Card to computer, if there are any kind of interruptions such as, sudden power failure, system shutdown, switching off the camera etc. the, it may also lead to loss of your precious files
  • Other reasons include clicking photos when the battery power is low, ejecting the Card without clicking on “Safely Remove” option or other option etc.


Note: Whenever you come across with any data deletion or loss scenarios on your XD Card then, the first and foremost thing you should do is to stop using your XD Card to save new files. It avoids overwriting your deleted data with new file and thus, doesn’t delete files permanently. After this, you can recover XD Card data as soon as possible using Card Recovery Software.

You can restore XD Card data due to any of the situations mentioned above using reliable Card Recovery Software. It is one of the most recommended media recovery software to successfully recover XD Card media files such as, pictures, music files, videos etc. either, deleted or lost from it. Apart from restoring XD Card data, it also helps you to recover data from other different kinds of memory cards. You can also use this software to know about how to recover corrupted Card data due to number of reasons with ease. It is compatible to perform XD Card retrieval process on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008 operating systems. It not only recover XD Card files but, also helps you to recover files from other different storage devices such as, iPods, flash drives, USB drives etc. with ease. It is one of the best software to restore XD Card data. It also helps you to recover data from memory Card on Mac. Use the demo version of the software for recovering XD Card data in order to try greater chances of your data getting recovered.

Steps to recover XD Card data using Card Recovery Software:

Step 1: Connect XD Card to your computer with the help of a Card Reader. Download and Install the demo version of the software and Run the Software. From the main screen select “Recover Photos” option to recover XD Card.

Restore XD Card - Main Screen

Fig 1: Welcome Screen

Step 2: Now, the software scans and displays a list of logical drives including XD Card choose the particular drive that represents XD Card from which you need to recover files and click on “Next” button.

Restore XD Card - Select Drive

Fig 2: Select Logical Drive

Step 3: Once the scanning process is completed, you can view the recovered files using “Preview” option.

Restore XD Card - Preview Screen

Fig 3: Preview Screen

Step 3: Now, “Save” the recovered files to your desired location on computer.

Restore XD Card - Save Screen

Fig 4: Save Screen

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