How To Unlock Memory Card From Password Protection?
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How To Unlock Memory Card From Password Protection?

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Are you looking for How To Unlock memory card from password lock? There are multiple ways to unlock memory card from password lock. Out of which, we are going to share some of the methods that can be implemented easily by anyone.

Well, after reading detailed guide you will be happier than ever as I am going share all the working methods to unlock your memory card and retrieve all the data successfully!

Nowadays we all use smartphones or cameras which have become one of the crucial parts of our life. These smartphones and cameras are good but better when we use external memory card slots. Sometimes For the security reasons we use passwords on memory cards and forget what was the password.

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This is the main inspiration for writing this detailed guide on how to unlock memory card password easily. So if you are worried about how to recover memory card from password then you don’t have to worry more and read this guide till the end.

How to unlock or recover memory card from password?

#Method No.1

If you are an Android user, follow the step by step instruction mentioned below:

Step No.1

First of all, go to “File Manager” of your android mobile/device, if you do not have any file browser on your mobile phone then nothing to worry as you can use any file explorer to do the same.

Step No.2

There in the setting, choose the system folder,

Step No.3

In the system folder, you have to locate one file named mmcstore

Step No.4

Next, you have to transfer that mmcstore file to your PC or laptop using Bluetooth, Data cable or Email whatever is comfortable for you.

Step No.5

In the last step, you need to open the mmcstore file using Notepad on your laptop or PC. On the Notepad, you can find the password of the memory card which you forgot.

Congratulations! You have just unlocked your memory card in just under 5 minutes.

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#Method No.2

Now time to see how you can unlock memory card using Windows laptop or PC, this is another working method which is much easier but you will lose all the data from your memory card-

Step No.1

Take the memory card and insert it into a card reader or adapter.

Step No.2

Now connect the adapter or card reader with your PC or laptop.

Step No.3

Next, right click on the device disk from my computer section and choose format there.

Step No.4

It will take few seconds to format your memory card and unlock from the password.

Nice! You have learned another easy method to recover memory card from the password.

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#Method No.3

Now, what if you are a Symbian mobile user? Don’t worry I will show you another easy method for you too-

Step No.1

First of all, you need to download and install a file explorer named “FExplorer”.

Step No.2

Now insert the locked memory card on your phone but make sure the “FExplorer” is not running in the background.

Step No.3

Next, you need to run the FExplorer and browse through “C: system”,

Step No.4

You need to see and find a file named as “mmcstore”, after finding that file rename it like “mmcstore.txt”.

Step No.5

At last transfer that file to your laptop or PC and open it using Notepad. Your lost password will be located there.

Bingo! You have learned another method to recover your memory card. If the above-mentioned method is not working for you then follow the method mentioned below.

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#Method No.4

This is another simple method for Symbian mobile users which you can try-

Step No.1

First of all like the previous method you need to download and install a file explorer name “X-plore”.

Step No.2

After downloading and installing open the “X-plore” application and press 0 (Zero).

Step No.3

Select the “Show the system files” and go to C:/Sys/Data/Mmcstore.

Step No.4

After getting into the above-mentioned path simply Press 3 which will enable you to open HEX Viewer.

Step No.5

After that you can see many columns are showing from which you need to focus on the third column where you can see some code “TMSD02G (c??”?x???3?3?3?3?3). From here you have noted down password which is between the “?” and congratulations you have found your password now.

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#Method No.5

The above-mentioned method was little complicated but useful, isn’t it? Okay, now I will share the last and easier method for you. But this method will erase all the data from your memory card and you are advised to use this method only if the data are not important for you.

Step No.1

First of all enter the locked memory card on your mobile phone and make a try to open the locked memory card, there you will be asked to enter a password.

Step No.2

After that enter, “0000” in the password section and you will be asked if you wish to format your memory card or not, simply select OK and that’s it. Your memory card is fully formatted and ready to use again.

*Bonus Method*:

In many memory cards and adapters, a small lock button is situated which many people ignore or never notice.


All you have slide the lock up or down and check if it is unlocked or not.

So, these are the top 5 methods and a bonus method to unlock memory card from the password and recover memory card data.

I hope these methods will work for you and make the intention of this article successful. If you have any queries or questions then ask me using the comment box below.

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Paul billygraham Reang

Hello Friends, I am Paul billygraham Reang CEO and Founder of ChromeTechny Networks Pvt. Ltd. company. I started blogging since 7th June, 2013 and took blogging as my full time career.
Apart from blogging I love visiting new places, listening musics, reading motivational books and talking to those peoples who wants to do something big in their life.

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