[Solved] My Pictures Won’t Load from My SD Card/Can’t View Pictures on SD

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"I can’t view my pictures from my SD card. My pictures won't load from my SD card. What happened? Is there any way to solve the problem?"

People are talking about pictures won’t load from SD card on the camera or computer. It must be a shock when you can’t view pictures from SD card on a camera or computer. After all, there are many precious moments or important pictures or videos. Actually, you should calm down, learn the reasons and find the solutions for pictures won’t load from the SD card.

Why pictures won’t load from SD card? Check out the possible reasons below.

1. SD card is not properly connected with the computer, which results in pictures do not show up in the SD card and you can’t view pictures on SD card. If it is the reason, you should eject the SD card first, and then reconnect it with your computer again, trying to fix the problem of won’t loading.

2. The picture format is not supported or recognized by the image reader on your computer. In this case, you probably need to find another powerful image or picture reader for your computer.

3. Virus attack. If your SD card is infected with the virus, the pictures won’t load in SD card and viewable. They might be deleted or quarantined by the security software. In this case, you should go to the security software quarantined files, looking for the pictures. Or you might need a virus remover software tool to remove the virus first.

4. There must be a problem with your SD card. Your SD card might be corrupted or unreadable. If so, you might need to format the SD card to fix the problems.

5. Accidentally formatted the SD card when there is an error needing you to fix it, which erased all the pictures on your SD card.

If you have checked out your SD card with the above mentioned ways, you still can’t view pictures on SD card, you need to make use of data recovery software to recover the pictures won’t load on SD card. The software will scan your SD card, looking for all the missing pictures for you, especially there is an error you have to format your SD card or you have formatted it. Here are the simple steps for how to recover pictures won’t load from SD card.

Step 1. Connect SD card with the computer

Connect the SD card with your computer properly, making sure it is recognized by your computer as an external hard drive. If there is a pop-up, asking you to format your SD card, do not do it! If you format the SD card, then it will be more troublesome to recover pictures from SD card.

Step 2. Download SD card data recovery

Click the DOWNLOAD button to download the best SD card recovery software on your Windows PC or Mac. It depends on where you want to recover the pictures can’t be viewed on SD card. Both of them work the same, the recovery ability and recovery process. They’re separate versions for Windows PC and Mac. Feel free to try the software.

Step 3. Select file types

Launch the SD card recovery software on your computer. From the first window, please select the file types. By default, all supported file types are selected. You can only select “Pictures” to shorten the scanning process. Click "Start" to recover deleted photos from SD card.

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Step 4. Select SD card to scan

In the next window, you can see all available hard drives on the computer as well as the SD card you connected with your computer. Please select the SD card and click "Scan", letting the software scan your SD card for the won’t load pictures.

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Step 5. Solve pictures won’t load from SD card

Last, when it finished the whole scanning process, you can click the "Pictures" category in the left panel and preview the details on the right side. When finding the pictures won’t load on SD card, select them and click "Recover" to save them on your computer.

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There is an option named as "Deep Scan" in the result window. You can try it to scan your SD card for more won’t load pictures from the SD card. It is more powerful than the previous default scanning mode "Quick Scan". It will find more files with file properties lost.

Suggestion: the unique once for all solution for pictures won’t load from SD card is backing up pictures. And there are some very great software tools available for you to schedule the backup. You can set it up and it will automatically do the backup when you connect the SD card with your computer. And iBeesoft Dbackup is one of them you can try! It will secure all files on your SD card.

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