How To Recover Corrupted Data From Pen Drives

October 10, 2018 | Views: 1517

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If you are frustrated by corrupted data from pen drives, then there’s no need to worry about that. Here, you’ll get the proper solution for data recovery. Here, you will learn three methods for data recovery.

Users Query

“I had stored my all precious official PowerPoint and Word file documents in my pen drive. Yesterday, my boss asked me about these documents. Then I connected my pen drive to my laptop. I was shocked and disappointed because my pen drive was empty and my all data was corrupted. I don’t know how it happened. Please help me and suggest a solution for recovery of corrupted data from a pen drive.”

Uses of Pen Drives and Know How to Recover Corrupted Data From Pen Drives

Pen drives are mostly used to store and transfer data such as audio, photos, videos, professional and personal data. A pen drive is very simple to carry from one place to another. However, the essential data stored in a pen drive is always prone to data loss for various reasons like corrupted media, unintentional formatting, accidental deletion, virus attacks, and human error. But there’s no need to worry about that. Just follow these steps that I have given below to learn how to recover corrupted data from a pen drive.

  1. Recover Corrupted Data From Pen Drive by Using CMD
  2. Whenever users data deleted, corrupted and formatted from pen drive. Firstly they should choose command prompt. Just follow these steps that I have given below and know how CMD works:

    • Go run by pressing Win key+R
    • Write CMD to Enter command prompt
    • Hit Command Prompt (Admin). The CMD will open.
    • Type the pen drive letter, E.g. > F: and Hit Enter.
    • Type attrib -h -r -s /s /d *.*, hit Enter and hold for a few of seconds.
    • Now check the pen drive, and your files would be retrieved.

    If the above method not able to recover your data then you can try the second step. CMD recovers only normal deleted data. If your data is deleted permanently (shift+delete) then you can use third party software.

  3. Recover Corrupted Data From Pen Drive by Using Previous Restore Versions
  4. If you are not able to restore your data with the first steps, then you can use previous restore versions. Just some point and restore your complete data.

    • Point out the folder that considers your deleted data
    • Hit on this and choose Properties Option and click on it.
    • From menu bar click on Previous Version button
    • Now a list of the older file will display, choose needed files
    • Now, hit on Restore button from the bottom
  5. Recover Corrupted Data From Pen Drive by Using Trustworthy Software
  6. If both above steps do not resolve your data recovery issues then, you can try pen drive data recovery software. It recovers all inaccessible data like deleted, corrupted, and formatted data from pen drive, SD card etc. It is one of the best and most reliable software. It supports to recover exFAT, FAT (16, 32) and NTFS formatted. It supports all brands of pen drive and memory card such as Sandisk, Sony, Transcend, HP etc. It also support all files formats like: .doc, .pdf, Excel, .zip, etc. This tool provides an advanced search option. The tool provides an option to recover selective data. This tool is compatible with windows it supports all windows versions. Ability to get back data from empty recycle bin or Shift+del deleted data. It permits to apply filters before recovering lost files. Just download and launch the pen drive data recovery software. Just follow these steps that I have given below:

    • Download and install pen drive data recovery software
    • Launch the tool and it will view the list of entire attached Pen Drive
    • Choose your pen drive device and check the basic details about it
    • The software provides two way of data recovery scan and formatted Scan
    • Scan: To recover deleted and corrupted data
      Formatted Scan: To recover formatted data

    • Select the appropriate option
    • After that, search and preview restored pen drive data
    • Finally, you can Save restored items on your computer

Final Words

I think all above methods are useful to users for recover deleted, corrupted, and formatted data from pen drive. But pen drive data recovery software is the best way of data recovery. Here your data recovered very safely and securely.

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  1. Great, been trying to find my ways around this, thanks a bunch..

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