SanDisk SDHC Card Not Recognized on Windows 10? Solutions to Fix It, and Recover Data..!

Is your SanDisk SDHC Card not recognizing on Windows 10? Then, here's the solutions to fix the issues and recover data from SDHC Card that is not recognized on Windows 10. Download the free version of SanDisk Recovery software and get back your files from SanDisk SDHC card for free now..!



Many users have been complaining that their SanDisk SDHC card not being recognized in Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, etc. Some of the users posted their problems like this:

1: "My SanDisk SDHC card is not detected when connected to my Windows 10 system. I troubleshoot this issue but that didn't work. I don't think the problem is with the SanDisk SDHC card reader. Please suggest the correct way to fix SanDisk SDHC card not working on Windows 10."

2: "I installed Windows 10 OS on a new laptop and SanDisk SDHC card did not get recognized Windows 10. I called to laptop brand’s care who advised no driver for Windows 10 available yet and Microsoft would have a generic driver that could solve this problem. But when I called to support team then they told me that no such thing is available. Have anyone else experienced the same issue and if so then how did you resolve it? Thanks in advance!!!"

If you too are experiencing similar problems with your SanDisk SDHC card, that is not being recognized in Windows 10 then here are steps you need to follow:

Try these Fixes or SDHC card that is not recognizing in Windows 10

1: Run the Hardware troubleshooter

  • Press Windows Key+ C on the keyboard to show the Charms bar
  • Type Troubleshooting and click on Troubleshooting under Settings
  • Type Hardware Troubleshooter in the search option
  • Now, click Hardware troubleshooter to run the troubleshooter

2. Install the latest drivers for the USB device

Download Windows 10 drivers from the manufacturer’s website and install them in compatibility mode:

  • Right-click on the driver setup file and select “Properties
  • Choose “Compatibility” Tab and select the previous version of Windows supported by the software, from the drop-down list.
  • Click on “Apply” and “Ok” option.
  • Then install the driver.
  • Restart your computer and check how it works.

All these above-mentioned methods could work making your SanDisk SDHC card recognized by Windows 10
PC. But if you are still facing problems then you can switch using SanDisk Recovery software to recover data from memory card manufactured by SanDisk.

SanDisk Recovery Software to recover data from SDHC card that is not recognizing in Windows 10

SanDisk Recovery is an award-winning utility that securely extracts data from SanDisk SDHC cards. It enables restoration of SanDisk drive data based on their unique file signatures. It serves to be a perfect card recovery solution to retrieve files from unrecognized, inaccessible, corrupt, damaged, formatted, or deleted SDHC card. The program runs in read-only mode and will not modify the original file structure or content. It also features an intuitive GUI, offering ease in the data recovery process. The software can also recover data from SanDisk Ultra 32GB class 10 microSD card, and all other sorts of sd memory cards with utmost ease.

Features of SanDisk Recovery Software:

  • Works on Windows 10 as well as on all other Windows OS versions such as Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003/2008, etc.
  • Avails a “Preview” option to view restored files
  • Capable to restore data from various brands of flash drive such as SanDisk, Transcend, Sony, Samsung, Kingston, etc.
  • Supports all file formats of text, audio, video, pictures, etc.
  • Technical support is also made available for any user queries

Steps to Recover Data from SanDisk SDHC Card That is Not Recognized on Windows 10

Step 1: Launch the SanDisk Recovery tool on your computer. Connect the SanDisk device to it.

Step 2: Select the SanDisk SD card drive to restore data from it. Click on the Scan button to initiate the scanning process. If the connected drive didn't appear on your screen. Click on the Can't find the drive? option.

Step 3: Locate the connected SanDisk memory card from the list of available drives on the computer. Hit on the Scan button.

Main Window

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 4: The software is built with Dynamic Recovery View option, which allows you to have a look at the recovered files without having to wait till the completion of the scanning process.

Software Scans The Drive

Figure 2: Scanning for files

Step 5: After the scanning process completes, all your recovered data from SanDisk memory card will get displayed.

Save Recovery Session Window

Figure 3: Recovery results

Step 6: Double click on the recovered files to Preview it. You can make use of the Filter option to sort the files based on file types.

Preview Screen

Figure 4: Preview Window

Step 7: Select the files, photos, or videos that you want to recover from SanDisk micro/ SD card. Click on the Recover button to select a location to restore them.

Save Recovered Files

Figure 5: Save Recovered Files