Testdisk and PhotoRec both not finding sd card

Using PhotoRec to recover lost data
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Testdisk and PhotoRec both not finding sd card

#1 Post by taypas123 » 27 Dec 2015, 06:50

So,
I have been trying for hours to recover deleted photos off my sd card.
But the program is not finding it. I have redownloaded both 7.0 and 7.1 multiple times and it doesn't find it.

I'm using a MAC.

Any insight,
It is really bothering me as it is all our family Christmas Photos?

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Re: Testdisk and PhotoRec both not finding sd card

#2 Post by cgrenier » 27 Dec 2015, 18:48

When you start PhotoRec, choose Sudo if some disks aren't visibles.
If it doesn't work, the problem is probably hardware.

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