How to fix memory card not formatted error and recover data from unformatted memory card?

Posted by Admin to RAW Drive Recovery on May 30th, 2016

While openning the memory card, it is showing the error "Memory card not fornatted", but I don't want to format it, I have the important data in it. Please let me know the solution about how to fix memory card not formatted error and recover lost data from memory card. Thx in advance.

Memory card not formatted error means the file system is corrupted or no file system. When we right click memory card and check its propertities, you will find both used space and free space are 0 bytes, file system is RAW.

In this situation, you should stop using your memory card immediately and find a recovery program to help you get back your important data, you need a recovery program to help you restore data. However, to choose an appropriate recovery program is absolutely a tough task, for a disappointed one can not recover your data, on the contrary, it may damage your data. So you should pay much more attention to this job. Here, the professional and safe data recovery software - M3 Data Recovery is highly recommended.

M3 Data Recovery can fix memory card not formatted, USB flash drive not formatted, hard drive not formatted, external hard drive not formatted, SD card not formatted error, recover deleted files, recover data from formatted drive, recover deleted or lost partition, convert RAW to NTFS/FAT32 without data loss, recover data from RAW hard drive, RAW external hard drive, RAW USB flash drive, RAW USB stick, RAW memory card, RAW SD card, RAW CF card, etc. on Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP and Windows Server 2016/2012/2008/2003.

Tutorial to fix memory card not formatted error and recover lost data

Step 1: Connect the unformated memory card to your computer through card reader.

Step 2: Download, install and launch M3 Data Recovery. After that, choose RAW Drive Recovery module on home window.

 Memory card data recovery software

Step 3: Choose the unformated memory card and click Next.

Step 4: Check the files inunformated memory card before fixing memory card not formatted.

Fix memory card not formatted and recover lost data from memory card

Step 5: Click "Fix Drive" button to fix memory card not formatted error.

If memory card not formatted error cannot be fixed, please switch to Data Recovery mode and try M3 Data Recovery to recover lost data from unformatted memory card. Once data recovery is done successfully, you can use the formatter built-in Windows and then format the memory card, the memory card will be working again after format completes.