Unformat Data

Restore Digital Data from a Formatted Kingston DataTraveler USB Flash Drive

  • Recovers all digital files like videos, pictures, songs, etc. from formatted Kingston Datatraveler USB flash drive
  • USB flash drive, pen drive, memory cards, hard drives, FireWire drives, and other removable storage devices are supported by this software
  • It is compatible with flash drives formatted with file systems like NTFS, NTFS5, exFAT, FAT16, FAT32, HFS, and HFS+
  • Trial edition of the software is available for free download that recovers and previews the recovered files before you purchase the software

How to restore lost data from a Kingston USB flash drive?


Lost or deleted digital media files from a USB flash drive or from other data storage drives can be recovered easily with the help of the data recovery tools. However, you should understand the reasons for data loss to overcome such situations in the future.

Most probably, digital files from Kingston USB flash drive might have lost due to-

  • Accidentally formatting Kingston DataTraveler USB flash drive using a "Quick Format" option when connected to the computer
  • Deleting important files on USB drive while trying to delete the unimportant ones
  • Ejecting Kingston DataTraveler USB flash drive suddenly from the PC during transfer of digital data
  • Removing digital data present on the USB flash drive thinking that it will remain in Recycle Bin/Trash
  • Unknowingly formatting USB drive while trying to format some other data storage drive

Apart from the above-mentioned, there are a plenty of other data loss scenarios, which results in deletion of important files from a USB flash drive or from other data storage drives. In all such cases, you will need data recovery software to restore digital data from formatted Kingston DataTraveler USB flash drive.

One of the best software over the internet to recover lost or deleted files from various data loss scenarios is Unformat Lost Data. You can download this software to retrieve files from a quick formatted hard drive on Windows 7, 10, 8.x, XP, Vista, Windows Server 2003 and 2008. This software has specially designed algorithms that extract lost or deleted files from various data storage drives based on the unique file signatures. It will recover about 300 different file types and even allows you to add new file types. The separate build is available for Windows and Mac OS based computers. Hence, you can retrieve files from a formatted drive effectively on Windows or Mac computer using the software. This software comes in a free demo version to let you evaluate the chances of digital data recovery. Demo version has full functionality as similar to the licensed version. However, saving of recovered data is not possible in the demo version. You need to buy and activate the software to save recovered files.

Unformat Data is designed by a team of data recovery experts who have years of experience in developing data recovery software for Windows and Mac users. It has been reviewed and recommended by a lot of industry experts worldwide to recover lost or deleted files even from complex data loss scenarios. You can use this software to retrieve deleted files from formatted micro SDHC Transcend memory card in just a few easy steps. In addition, it is the best software to recover files from a corrupted Toshiba USB2.0 external hard drive on Windows.


Moreover, try to take following precautionary steps in the future to prevent data loss:

  • Take regular backups of important files and folders in the removable storage drives such as USB flash drive, external hard drive, or CD/DVD drive
  • Make sure you have a genuine and updated antivirus software on your computer
  • Try to handle important data carefully in order to avoid any case of accidental deletion or formatting

Steps to restore digital data from formatted Kingston DataTraveler USB flash drive

  1. Download and install the Unformat Data program on your PC. Connect the USB drive and open the software. You will see the home page as shown in figure A
  2. Restore Digital Data from Formatted Kingston DataTraveler USB Flash Drive - Home Page

    Figure A: Home Page


  3. Follow simple on-screen instructions to recover lost files. Finally, preview the recovered files as shown in figure B

Restore Digital Data from Formatted Kingston DataTraveler USB Flash Drive - Preview Recovered Files

Figure B: Preview Recovered Files

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