How to Undelete or Recover Accidentally Deleted Files or Photos in Camera Memory Card

Ching Z. from Dubai DM'd TP this query via Twitter earlier:
"TP, how do I recover photos that I accidentally deleted on the SD card of my Canon DSLR?! HELP me, please! I need those photos for work."

Hi Ching! Here's what you do:

1. Relax

2. Download the latest version of RECUVA HERE. (courtesy of CNET Download)

Recuva is a must-have FREEware that sniffs out the 'scent' of recently deleted files in memory cards, hard disks, even the recycle bin and restores them to original form.

Recuva supports exFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 , NTFS + EFS, FAT12, FAT16, FAT32 file systems and restores files from practically all removable media, including MemoryStick, Digital cameras, Sony Memory Sticks, Compact Flash cards, USD flash disks, SmartMedia, Secure Digital, Floppy disks, Jaz Disks, Smart Media Cards, Secure Digital Cards, etc.

This software is so easy to use that if you can send an email with attachment, you won't have a problem using it.

Just connect your memory card to your PC and scan it with RECUVA. The program will then show you all deleted files from the location than he recovered. Choose the ones you want to restore.

3. Enjoy your recovered files.

There you go. :) I hope you find this helpful, Ching.

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  1. Good rundown for Recuva. There's a variety of pay software as well, but if the free version works - go for it!

    One important thing to note is that you must recover your files before doing anything else with the SD card. If you take any new pictures, you run the risk of overwriting the old ones.

  2. Hi !

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  3. One of the proven methods when data is lost from the hard disk. I restore some programs files that stop working because of the virus. And of course it's a pity if photos or archives with documents suddenly disappear, I really have too much important information on my computer, so I have to struggle with the help of available methods and software.


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