Best Way to Recover Canon CF Card Data

CF card is also known as a Compact Flash card, it is a small portable storage device. Its small size and portability nature makes easy to transfer files from one computer to another computer. It is used in many electronic devices to hold data, such as digital cameras, music players, computers, etc. You can get CF cards of different brands like Samsung, Canon, SanDisk, Kingston, etc. Among these canon is a widely used brand of CF card. It can be used on Canon digital cameras for storing pictures and videos efficiently. Similar to other storage devices, CF card is also very flat to lose files from it at some unexpected incidents. In order to resolve this problem, you can go through the Canon CF card recovery software.

There are many scenarios, where you may lose important pictures and documents from the Compact Flash card. Among them the frequently occurred situations are listed below.

  • Accidental deletion of photos
  • Inadvertently pressing the reformat button on digital camera
  • CF card may become inaccessible due to low battery in digital camera
  • Interrupting the read/write process may results in CF card corruption
  • User mistakes while transferring files from memory card to computer may also lead to loss of data
  • CF card may get corrupted if it is used in various brands of digital cameras

Under the above scenarios, the CF card may get damage logically. Then you will lose everything that is stored on CF card. In order to restore Canon Compact Flash card, you can get the assistance of third party tool like Canon CF card recovery software. This tool can bring back deleted or lost family pictures, friend’s birthday photos, vacation trip images, etc. from the CF card. Using this software, you can also know how to recover photos from CF card with ease.

The user careless while using CF card might also affect the logical structure in the card and it becomes inaccessible to the user. The memory card becomes inaccessible due to improper ejection, virus attack and other software errors. Whatever may be the reason, you can easily know how to recover canon CF card pictures by using this recovery software. This application can recover corrupt CF card by scanning it completely.

The Canon CF card recovery can be performed within a few mouse clicks. Only you need to follow the few steps to recover Canon CF card data files including pictures. This automated recovery tool is capable to restore Canon Compact Flash card without the much intervention of user. It comes with an intuitive GUI, so that you can restore Canon CF card data including photo files without the help of computer experts.

This software has many key features, which are responsible to perform Canon CF card recovery quickly and easily. It supports all types of Canon cameras, such as Canon PowerShot SX500 IS, Canon EOS M, 650D, 1D C, 60DA, 1D X, 5D Mark III, etc. To restore Canon Compact Flash card, you can directly connect the camera or memory card to the system, in which the recovery software is installed. You can also make sure of Canon CF card recovery software before purchasing the tool, by using free demo version.

In order to recover Canon CF card data, you need to follow the below mentioned steps.

Step 1: Run CF card recovery software on your computer and select “Recover Photos” option from the main page as shown in Figure 1.

Canon CF Card Recovery - Main Page

Figure 1. Main Page

Step 2: From the next pages click on appropriate recovery option, according to the data loss scenario. After that select your memory card and continue by clicking on next arrow button as shown in Figure 2.

Canon CF Card Recovery - CF card Selection Screen

Figure 2. CF card Selection Screen

Step 3: Once done with data recovery from Canon CF card, you can use “Preview” option to view recovered photos as shown in Figure 3.

Canon CF Card Recovery - Preview Screen

Figure 3. Preview Screen


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