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Recover VCF File from SD Memory Card

VCF file, generally referred as vCard (electronic business card) is a standard digital file format for storing contact information in text format on various gadgets. These virtual contact file consist of name, phone number, email addresses, contact address, photograph, custom field and other information of a person. vCard is stored with .vcf file extension that supports transfer of contact information between address books.

These contact files can be easily attached to emails, instant messaging and to text messages in cell phones to exchange contact details from iPod, iPhone and Microsoft Outlook on computers. Similar to other text files, VCF files can also be lost in numerous ways.

When you lose vCard files from storage devices like sd memoy card, please stop using the device for further data storage. Because saving any new data on it may overwrite the memory space occupied by lost VCF contact space on the storage media. Next without any delay, use iData Recovery Wizard to recover VCF files from sd memory card.

Recover VCF File from Memory Card Tutorial

1. Downoad and Launch iData Recovery Wizard.

2. Insert your SD card

Insert your SD card into your computer using an SD card reader, or by putting it in your camera and connecting the camera via USB.

3. Select your drive.

Select your SD card from the list of available drives and press "Next" button.

4. After scan, lost files will be listed as below window

If you only recover deleted files, please tick "Only show deleted files" option.

5. Recover and save lost files

Click "Recover" button to retrieve deleted VCF file from sd card and create a new location if you need an easy to access folder. This process may take a significant amount of time. You will see the number of recovered files updating in real time.