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CF Memory Card Recovery

April 13, 2021 / Updated by Kenny to CF Memory Card Recovery

CompactFlash (CF) is a flash memory mass storage device used mainly in portable electronic devices, cameras, MP3 players, PDAs, computers and especially popular digital camera brands, such as Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Leica, Pentax, Minolta, Sony, Fujifilm, Samsung, Kodak and many more others. CF cards have become a standard digital storage technology. They are durable, fast, and portable, making them a great option for professional photographers and filmmakers alike. The format was specified and the devices were first manufactured by SanDisk.

As a CF Memory Card user, you may have experienced data loss on CF card. Many situations can lead to CF card files loss. We list comment cases as examples: removing the CF card while the data transfer is in process from CF memory card to computer, accidentally deleted useful photos, videos or other important information on CF card; system asks you to format the CF card when you connect the card to computer and you did it; files became RAW format on CF card and can't be accessed; CF Memory Card is corrupted; formatted or erased the CF card without backup.

Lost your data, need help? Shining Card Data Recovery is specially designed for CF Memory Card users to solve file loss problems on CF memory cards. It can effectively and thoroughly restore any data from CF card.


3 Steps to Recover Data from CF Memory Cards

Step 1 Launch CF Memory Card Recovery

Connect the CF card to your computer, download, install and run Shining Card Data Recovery (Windows/Mac).

Step 2 Scan Lost Files from CF Card

Click "Start", choose the Compact Flash card and click "Scan".

Step 3 Start CF Memory Card Data Recovery

After the scan, you can preview files one by one and click "Recover" to get them back. Please save all the recovered files on another disk to avoid data overwriting.