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Accidentally Formatted USB Drive Recovery


How to Recover Data from Accidentally Formatted USB Drive?


With the increase in the popularity of the USB drive its usage increases. USB drives are also known as flash drives. Basically, it is a plug and play portable storage device that uses flash memory. In a USB drive, data can be retained for long periods. Most of you nowadays carry USB drives wherever you travel because it’s very handy and it can accommodate a large number of files in it. Losing important files and folders from USB drive is becoming common these days. Users across the earth face the problem of data loss from USB drive or from other storage drives. To solve these issues, data recovery tool named as Unformat USB is developed, which makes things easier for the users and give them a chance to recover lost files from different storage devices.

We also use memory cards for storing files. Generally, the memory card is used as an external removable device in cameras and mobile. It stores music files, photos, videos etc. Losing files from memory card is quite common. By using this tool, you can easily restore files from formatted MicroSDHC Transcend memory card.

The most common reason for data loss from a USB drive is accidental formatting. USB drive might get format when connected to a computer and by mistake you click on Quick format option. What you will do if you accidentally format your USB drive and lose your important files and folders. Just use Unformat USB data tool, by this you can easily get back your files and folders from USB drives, this data recovery tool will also recover files from formatted Toshiba USB 2.0 portable external hard drive in few mouse clicks.


By using this data recovery tool, you can retrieve lost or deleted digital media files from the Datatravaler USB drive. Generally a data loss in these drives occurs because of improper ejection of drive during file transfer, and other than this there are plenty of other data loss scenarios. Unformat USB drive is the best tool to recover digital files from formatted Kingston DataTravaler USB flash drive.

This tool is designed by experts with advanced file recovery algorithms to recover lost data. This tool is separately developed for Mac and Windows computers. It will help you to retrieve data from formatted hard drive on Windows 7.

Now a day’s people use SD memory cards in digital cameras, mobile phones and tablet computers to store files. It can store audio, video, image files. But this card is also prone to data loss when you accidentally press format button provided in SD card media devices. In such case use this out standing utility to recover files from formatted SD card. Not only SD cards software can magically perform pen drive data recovery by recovering each and every file from corrupted pen drive.

If you don’t want to lose your important data from USB drives, just follow some precautionary steps and prevent your data.

  • Take regular backups of important file and folders in CD/DVD drive.
  • Try to handle important data carefully in order to avoid any case of accidental formatting

Few easy steps to recover data from formatted USB drive:

  1. Download and install Unformat USB on your system
  2. Launch software by double clicking on the desktop shortcut
  3. On Main Window, select "Recover Partitions / Drives" as illustrated in figure 1
  4. Accidentally Formatted USB Drive Recovery - Choose Partitions / Drives

    Figure 1: Select Partition / Drives


  5. Now select "Formatted / Reformatted Recovery" and choose the USB drive from which you need to recover data as illustrated in figure 2
  6. Accidentally Formatted USB Drive Recovery - Choose USB Drive

    Figure 2: Select Formatted USB Drive

  7. Finally, check the recovered data in "Data View" as illustrated in figure 3
  8. Accidentally Formatted USB Drive Recovery - Check Retrieved Data

    Figure 3: Check Recovered Data

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