Windows 10: Micro SD card recovery

  1.    03 Sep 2016 #1

    Micro SD card recovery


    Hello,

    Today I put my micro sd card inside a USB adapter, and plugged it to one of the USB ports.
    Then I transferred some files into it, and I accidentally moved it in the middle of the work, so that it disconnected.

    Now when I insert the micro SD card (inside the adapter) it tells me that I must format the drive because it has file system that's not recognized.

    Is there anything I can do to fix it rather than formatting it?

    Thanks
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  2.    03 Sep 2016 #2

    Hi, you can try data recovery software e.g. Recuva. There are many such if you search.
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  3. Posts : 1
    windows 7
       03 Sep 2016 #3

    mibaup said: View Post
    Hello,

    Today I put my micro sd card inside a USB adapter, and plugged it to one of the USB ports.
    Then I transferred some files into it, and I accidentally moved it in the middle of the work, so that it disconnected.

    Now when I insert the micro SD card (inside the adapter) it tells me that I must format the drive because it has file system that's not recognized.

    Is there anything I can do to fix it rather than formatting it?

    Thanks
    Can you use data recovery software free here EASEUS Data Recovery
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  4.    04 Sep 2016 #4

    Thanks guys, I used Recuva at first, but that couldn't recover most of the things, so I just formatted it :O
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  5.    12 Sep 2016 #5

    Do you edit and overwrite the original? If yes then the file hasn't been deleted and Recuva won't be able to find it .
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  6. Posts : 11,221
    W10Prox64
       12 Sep 2016 #6

    mibaup said: View Post
    Thanks guys, I used Recuva at first, but that couldn't recover most of the things, so I just formatted it :O
    If you did a quick format, the recovery software should be able to find everything now, except perhaps the files that were being written when you pulled it out.
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  7.    13 Sep 2016 #7

    there was an issue in Win10 AU .105 with SD Cards removed multiple times that is supposedly fixed in the AU update today to win 10 AU .187 ,

    Cumulative Update KB3189866 Windows 10 build 14393.187 - Windows 10 Forums

    cross your fingers


    KB
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