"I deleted some photos on my SD card for Samsung Galaxy S3 mobile phone. There SD card contains lots of photos and some other data like music and videos and it is nearly full, so I wanted to delete some unnecessary files to free up space on the card. However, I mistakenly deleted some important photos when I was attempting to another folder which contains videos. I deleted those photos on my SD card when inserting it in my Samsung Galaxy. Now, I want to ask how to recover those deleted pictures from an SD card from Samsung Galaxy S3."
SD Card Deleted Photo Recovery Free
SD card, namely Secure Digital card, is widely used in digital camera, mobile phone and PDA. When precious photos were deleted on an SD card, the first thing you should do is to stop adding more data to the card because any new added data might overwrite the lost photos and make them unrecoverable. Then, you can download iCare Data Recovery Software to undelete those photos off the SD card. This read-only data recovery software helps restore images off different brands of SD card like SanDisk, Toshiba, Sony, Lexar, Samsung, PNY and more. By using this data recovery software, you can restore different formats of images like JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, etc. Now, you can undelete any photo off your SD card by following the steps below:
Step1. Connect the SD card to your computer. Download and install the iCare Data Recovery Software to your computer. Launch the software and choose a recovery module.
Step2. You need to select the SD card as target disk and then the software will scan the selected drive for lost data. Before the scanning is completed, you only need to wait.
Step3. You are allowed to preview the found photos after scanning. Then, you can select the files deleted from the SD card and save them.
In addition to recover files from SD card, you can follow the steps to recover deleted data from CF card, XD card and memory stick and more.
How to Recover Deleted Images off SD Card?
When you delete photos from an SD card, it doesn’t erase the data completely and permanently. Therefore, you have a good chance to restore deleted photos before they get overwritten by using iCare Data Recovery Software. Although it is available for deleted photo recovery by relying on the data recovery software, you should pay attention to following points in order to get back all lost images effectively:
1. Never write any data to the SD card where photos got deleted
It is very important that you had better not write even a single file to the SD card after deleting files because the new file will occupy some space on the SD card. If the new data is stored to the space which was used to store deleted photos, the deleted data will be overwritten and become unrecoverable.
2. Put the SD card in safe place
After deleting photos off the SD card, you should put the SD card in safe place. You should not let it suffer any physical damage.
Situations to Delete Images from an SD Card
Photos can be deleted from an SD card in many situations:
1. Accidentally deleting images from an SD card on digital camera or Android phone
SD card can be used in digital camera and Android phone, and you may mistakenly delete photos from an SD card on those devices.
2. Shift + Delete photos on SD card
SD card can be connected to a computer via a card reader or USB cable to transfer or store data. You might mistakenly press Shift + Delete button on your keyboard and delete anything stored on the SD card. When you delete files from an SD card on your computer, deleted data will not be moved to Recycle Bin.
3. Photos were deleted from an SD card after putting it in different camera