How to Clone SD Card to PC to Make Data Safe?

May 6, 2015

In order to protect data in SD card, the best way is to clone SD card to PC to make duplication. And AOMEI Partition Assistant is good helper.

About SD Card

SD card is widely used by digital camera to store photos and videos. With the increasing photos or videos, SD card may be in low disk space, which can affect the work efficiency or new photos and videos are not allowed to save on it. So, to avoid the problem, users need to transfer photos or video on SD card.

On the other hand, the photos or videos on SD card are the memory for users, nobody wants to lost one of them; therefore, they need to be made duplication.

In order to reach the goals mentioned above, users can clone SD card to PC, after cloning, you can free up the space of SD card and make duplication for the photos or videos on SD card.

2 methods to Clone SD card to PC

Method 1: Windows built-in backup tool

Windows has a built-in backup tool, which is able to create image for system or the data you plan to backup. So you can use this tool to backup data on SD card. But after backup, you need to restore, then you are allowed to access the data backed up from SD card.

Method 2: AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard

AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is a free partition manager, which supports Windows 10, Windows 8.1/8, Windows 7/vista/XP. It is able to clone data in SD card to PC or other external disk. after cloning, you can access the data directly.

Step1:Connect SD card with computer.

Step2:Download AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard, install and launch it. Click Partition Copy Wizard.

Copy Partition

Step3:Choose the partition you want to clone and then click Next.

Choose Partition G

Step4:Select Disk 2 as destination to store the data you plan to clone and then click Next.

Choose Destination

Step5:In the pop-up window, you can right move the bar to resize the destination partition.

Resize Partition

Step6In order to perform the operation, please click Apply.

Click Apply

There are the whole steps to clone SD card to PC, after clone SD card to PC, there is no need to worry about data loss. actually, AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard can do more, such as migrate OS to SSD, make bootable CD, convert MBR to GPT, merge partitions and so on.