How to Retrieve Data from SmartMedia Card???

SmartMedia Card is type of memory card which uses flash memory to store data. The smart media card is basically used in the devices like PDAs, digital cameras and various other handheld devices. SmartMedia card was developed by Toshiba. Being so used in today's digital world, there are certain instances where you might end up losing your vital data from SmartMedia card.

Have you lost your important data from SmartMedia card? Do you wonder on how to restore data from SmartMedia card? If so, then don’t panic. Try Kingston Recovery utility. It’s an amazing recovery software, which can easily retrieve data from SmartMedia card just within few easy steps. With the help of this recovery utility, you can retrieve all types of media files including videos, picture files, audio files, etc. The software has been designed and introduced by well experienced developer team and the important thing is, it’s a most trusted recovery utility which is free from all types of disastrous elements including malware and spiteful programs.

How data can get deleted / lost from SmartMedia card?

There are numerous reasons which can make you to lose data from SmartMedia card. Following are some noted one, have a look.

  • Accidental Deletion: At the time of deleting unwanted stuff from SmartMedia card, you may mistakenly end up selecting important files. Once the important files are selected you will lose them. However, for recovering data from SmartMedia card you need to make use of Kingston recovery app, which is regarded as one of the efficient tools in data recovery.  
  • Formatting: If the SmartMedia card is formatted either accidentally or intentionally, then entire data that’s been residing in it will get erased making you to lose all your important files and folders.
  • File System Errors: Like all other storage devices, even these SmartMedia card comprises a file system. This file system plays very important role in storing and retrieving data on the SmartMedia card. On account of any obscure reasons, if it corrupts then you will lose the data which is been stored in it. But, with the help of Kingston recovery utility you can easily retrieve data from SmartMedia card in few simple clicks.

Doesn’t matter how data has been lost from SmartMedia card, recovering data from SmartMedia card is really very simple using Kingston recovery tool. If an error has been occurred during writing of file allocation table on pen drive and you have lost data, then don’t worry, you can get back entire data in few minutes. To know more on how to retrieve pen drive files after disk error occurred during writing of file allocation table, then click

Features of Kingston Recovery Software:

Kingston Recovery tool has a simple user interface, so for recovering data from SmartMedia card you need not gain any special skills or assistance. The application knows how to restore data from SmartMedia card on Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP, 7, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008. It can get back data from SmartMedia card even on Mac OX computers with different versions like Yosemite, Mavericks, Lion, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Leopard, etc. It will not only retrieve data from SmartMedia card, but also allows you to retrieve data from various storage devices including internal hard disk, external hard drives, other memory cards (SD, XD, MMC and CF cards), memory stick, pen drives, etc. To recover data from pen drive, one can click over here: Once data is recovered from SmartMedia card you can arrange the files based on file type, date of creation, file size, etc. It supports data recovery from various file systems including exFAT, FAT, HSF, NTFS, etc. Try the demo version of this tool for recovering data from SmartMedia card, if you feel the application works as per your requirement then get its licensed version.          

Learn how to restore data from SmartMedia card:

For recovering data from SmartMedia card, first you need to download and install the demo version of the software on your system. Connect the SmartMedia card from which files are to be recovered. Launch the tool and select “Recover Photos” option from main screen as shown in figure 1. Then, based on your scenario choose the appropriate recovery option.

Recovering Data from SmartMedia Card - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

After this in the next window, all the logical drive associated with that system are listed. Choose the drive which is representing your SmartMedia card to initiate data recovery from SmartMedia card as shown in the figure 2.

Recovering Data from SmartMedia Card - Select SmartMedia Card

Figure 2: Select SmartMedia Card

After this, the software starts scanning your SmartMedia card and on completion of SmartMedia card data recovery you can preview the restored data. Then, save it on your desired location as shown in the figure 3.

Recovering Data from SmartMedia Card - Save Recovered Files

Figure 3: Save Recovered Files

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