"TestDisk will allow you to scan the file system and look for deleted files. Provided the data hasn't been overwritten it should be possible to recover the files."
______________________________________________________________________ tools: ❄ PhotoRec/TestDisk CGSecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec Command-line program - multiple OS - free. Website has lots of how-tos, run it step-by-step, etc. It says to try TestDisk first. http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk_Step_By_Step http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec_Step_By_Step Recommended first place by FreeWareGenius.com in 2012. Latest stable version 6.14 - July 30, 2013 May be able to get through package manager - look for testdisk
[april 2014]Good info on use here, and about testdisk (comes w/photorec - or vice versa?) SuperUser.com/questions/40058/recover-data-from-sd-card more info: Unix.StackExchange.com/questions/14560/how-to-recover-data-from-a-bad-sd-card Download: CGSecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk_Download Install: "TestDisk and PhotoRec are portable applications, extract the files and the applications are ready to be used. No need to run an installer." Run: Under Unix/Linux/BSD, you need to be root to run TestDisk - such as: $ sudo testdisk-6.9/linux/testdisk_static TestDisk - CGSecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk%3a_undelete_file_for_FAT PhotoRec - CGSecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec_Step_By_Step ❄ Recuva Recommended first place by PC.com in 2014. PiriForm.com/recuva graphical program; MS Windows. ______________________________________________________________________ data recovery tool compare sites: ❄ FreeWareGenius.com/the-best-free-data-recovery-tool-13-undelete-tools-compared/ [updated 3 october 2012]❄ ComputerWorld.com/s/article/9224577/6_data_recovery_tools_for_SD_cards_USB_drives_and_more [5 march 2012] _______________________________________________________________________________ my site examples:
______________________________________________________________________ http://www.tibetangeeks.com/technologies/computer_info/data_recovery-info_and_links.html written 9 april 2014