Trying not to delete all my pictures of my memory card

Okay I’ve tried just putting my memory card in the computer and I’ve tried to use a USB card to upload my pictures and its telling me I have to format the disk how will I save those pictures I’m in a crisis this is my job and my computer wont let me do anything with out (deleting) formatting my disk first please help me.

Reboot the pc.  And when it’s all the down, and before it’s booting back up, remove both devices.