How many times have you deleted a picture from your phone's memory card and wished you didn't? memory Card Recovery allows you to recover deleted files from common memory card types such as Sony MemoryStick series and MMC. I've tried the software with my Sony memory stick on a few occasions and for me it worked quite well. It even supports recovery of images lost due to accidental formatting but I have no experience in that regard (yet).


Developer Description

CardRecovery™ is the leading photo recovery software for memory card used by digital camera. It can effectively recover lost, deleted, corrupted or formatted photos and video files from various memory cards. It supports almost all memory card types including SD (Secure Digital) Card, CF (Compact Flash) Card, xD Picture Card, Memory Stick, MicroDrive, SmartMedia Card, MMC (MultiMediaCard), MicroSD, MiniSD, SDHC and more.

CardRecovery Features

  • Recover deleted photos from memory cards.
  • Recover lost photos from memory cards.
  • Recover photos from formatted memory cards.
  • Recover photos from damaged, unreadable or defective memory cards.
  • Recover pictures from removable storage including floppy disks, Zip disks etc.
  • Recover images, audio/video, MP3/MP4 files from cellular phones, MP3 players, PDAs.

 Supported Storage

  • Compact Flash card, CF card recovery
  • Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Pro Duo recovery
  • Secure Digital card, SD card, miniSD, MicroSD, TransFlash memory card recovery
  • MultiMedia card, MMC card recovery
  • SmartMedia, SM card recovery
  • xD Picture card recovery
  • Micro Drive, MicroDrive recovery
  • Cellular phone, PDA, MP3 and MP4 player digital media recovery
  • Floppy disk, Zip disk digital image recovery

 Supported Situations

  • Photos deleted accidentally or intentionally from memory cards.
  • Photo loss due to formatting or "Delete All" operation.
  • Memory card error or damage, or inaccessible memory card.
  • Corruption due to the card being pulled out while your camera is on.
  • Damage due to turning your camera off during a write/read process.
  • Data corruption due to critical areas damage e.g. FAT, ROOT, BOOT area damage.
  • Data loss due to using between different cameras/computers/devices.
  • Other events that could cause damage to data.

 Supported Photo Types

  • Common Picture Formats: JPG JPEG TIF GIF TIF PNG BMP
  • Common Video Formats: AVI MPG MPEG MOV ASF
  • Common Audio Formats: MP3 MP4 WAV
  • RAW Image Formats: Nikon NEF, Canon CRW CR2, Kodak DCR, Konica Minolta MRW, Fuji RAF, Sigma X3F, Pentax PEF, Sony SRF, Olympus ORF and more.

 Supported Camera Brands

  • Nikon, Canon, Kodak, FujiFilm, Casio, Olympus, Sony, SamSung, Panasonic
  • Fuji, Konica-Minolta, HP, Agfa, NEC, Imation, Sanyo, Epson, IBM, Goldstar
  • LG, SHARP, Lexar, Mitsubishi, Kyocera, JVC, Leica, Phillips, Toshiba, SanDisk
  • Chinon, Ricoh, Hitachi, Pentax, Kinon, Verbatim, Vivitar, Yashica, Argus, Lumix
  • Polaroid, Sigma and almost all digital camera brands in the market.

 Supported Flash Memory Card Manufacturers

  • SanDisk, Kingston, KingMax, Sony, Lexar, PNY, PQI, Toshiba, Panasonic
  • FujiFilm, Samsung, Canon, Qmemory, Transcend, Apacer, PRETEC, HITACHI
  • Olympus, SimpleTech, Viking, OCZ Flash Media, ATP, Delkin Devices, A-Data
  • and almost all digital camera memory card brands in the market.

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  4. Micheal mark // 6/08/2012 12:39:00 PM  

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