Compact Flash Card (also short for CF Card) has many unique features over other memory cards (SD/ SDHC or memory stick etc), such as its volume is usually more large, write and read speed more faster and more compatible with any digital devices etc. Thus this type of memory card is still loved by many digital media carriers. However, things like deleted files from CF Card, formatted the card or Compact Flash Card became corrupted may much likely put users at end of great panic when those precious memories (photos, videos or voice chips) are stored right on this tiny piece. Then CF Card recovery related questions are posed such as possible to recover files from compact flash card or how to recover data from CF card with an easy and non-destructive way.
The fact is you may guess it, YES, recovering data from a CF Card is quite possible and you can perform CF data recovery on your own. There is no need to take the piece of card for expensive data recovery services. All you
need to do is downloading and installing a Compact Flash Card recovery software on your computer and then
make a few clicks before your lost files are recovered from CF.
Compact Flash Card Data Recovery Software
The Stellar photo recovery software is specially tailored for retrieving photos (also videos
& audio) from various digital devices including Compact Flash memory card. So it can be regards as a CF Card photo recovery tool. Photo formats supported with this CF photo recovery program include common image formats such as JPG (JPEG), PNG, PCX, BMP,
GIF, PSD, TGA, TIF, TIFF and camera RAW photo formats such as Canon CR2(CRW), Nikon NEF, Fuji RAF, Pentax PEF, Olympus ORF. The program is equipped with several easy recovery modules which can help deal with overall CF Card data loss situations.
Note: the above CF data recovery software supports all Compact Flash cards manufactured by FujiFilm, Kingston, SanDisk, Samsung, Lexar, Olympus, Transcend, Kodak, Hitachi, Sony etc.
How to Recover Lost Files from CF Card – the Tutorial
Step 1: Free download and install the right CF recovery software on your computer no matter running with
Windows or Mac operation systems. Then connect your CF Card to the computer. After connect, it should appear
as “removable disk” or similar under “My Computer”.
Step 2: Open the program. Choose the drive or file types that you want to recover. Then a scanning process will
be performed, usually very quick but depending on the flash card volume.
Step 3: Preview and recover files from CF card. After the scanning, there will be plenty of files (such as photos, videos, music etc) found. Preview them and hit recover option to make them fully recovered.