How to Recover Deleted/Formatted Files from USB Flash Drive

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How to Recover Deleted/Formatted Files from USB Flash Drive

Postby jameskim » Tue Mar 15, 2016 3:24 am

A USB flash drive, sometimes also called usb key, pen drive, or simply USB drive, is a data storage device which use flash memory for file store and transfer. USB flash drive is typically removable and re-writable. It is physically much smaller than an external hard disk, or optical disc. You can plug it into a computer's USB port for storage, backup and transfer of personal files such as photos, videos, songs, documents.

Popular USB flash drive include: SanDisk, Kingston, Transcend, Corsair, HP, Verbatim, Sony, Moser Baer, CD-R King, Lexar, Imation, Verbatim, PNY, Aegis, Toshiba, Centon, etc.

Pen drives bring so much convince to its users, such that many people backup, save and share their vital data including music collection, business documents, precious photos, informative video clips and other information in it. Although USB flash drives bring so many advantages, data loss from these flash drives is frustrating situation to face. Some of the common reasons for deletion or loss of files from USB drives are listed below:

Unintentional Deletion: Mistakenly deleting a files or folders from flash drive is the most common cause for removal of data
Formatting: Quick formatting of your Pen drive to overcome issues like corruption, formatting errors and other pen drive errors completely in order to reuse it erases all files
File System Conversion: Improper way of converting file system of your pen drive from one to another in order to use the device on multiple operating system even result in loss of files from Pen drive
Malware Infection: Many times virus attacks on Pen drive makes it inaccessible and tends to severe data loss
Transfer Error: Removing Pen drive, power failures or removing pen drive while transferring files from device to computer or vice versa leads to loss of file under processing

The best way to recover deleted files from usb flash drive is to use a usb data recovery freeware. You can download usb flash drive data recovery software for free from: how to recover files from usb drive

The usb drive data recovery software is easy to use and can retrieve MS Office files, archive files, PDF files, audio files, video files, photos and many more file types from Pen drive device on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8.1.

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