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How can i recover the data from my flash drive after forced to format

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  • shawnacrocke Jan 08, 2009

    I am having the same issue! I did not format the usb because it comes up with this auto play function normally. How can I save the files to a different location or recover them if I go forward with formatting?

  • Tbottleneck Feb 04, 2009

    I saved all my data pics, quick books and everything to this thing to reboot my computer now I cant put anything back into my computer because it asks me to format but it also tells me that if i do this I will loose all data so what do I do

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    The best way you can recover your files from USB drive using Remo Recover Window Free application.

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Deleting or formatting won't make the data in USB drive erased permanently.


Those deleted data is still stored on the USB drive , it's just invisible or inaccessible. Only the FAT or NFTS table is erased (the information about where those data were saved), but the real data are still intact there in sectors of the hard drive.


So as long as those data are not overwritten by new data, it's highly possible to recover them. And the MOST Effective way is to rely on some format recovery programs.


Try this flash drive recovery program named asoftech data recovery, which can recover data after deeply scanning your USB drive to look for lost data you accidentally deleted or formatted.


http://www.asoftech.com/adr/

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I actually do data recovery for a living.... have you formatted that device or just deleted files from it ?

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Why to format this flash drive without extracting everything useful out at first? Have got drive not formatted error, RAW file system error or virus-infection warning? No matter why you are forced to format this flash drive, you'd better add nothing new on this drive to avoid permanent data loss at first.
And then, apply flash drive format recovery software to check whether your lost data is still recoverable.
Simply let your selected data recovery software to deeply scan your SanDisk flash drive and rescue all possible files back.
Here, read more data recovery information:
How to restore lost data from formatted flash drive

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OK! Don't panic! Nowadays, the formatting process will not actually erase the contained data on a memory card or hard drive. The data is still there and only becomes invisible. That's why one always has chances to get back their lost data back from a formatted hard drive as long as they are not overwritten by anything new.
So, I hope you've not saved anything new on your USB flash drive.
Plunge this USB flash drive to your computer and download a formatted drive data recovery freeware that can easily restore your wanted data back from this formatted drive for free:
http://www.4cardrecovery.com/
In fact, I find it as my camera memory card is also accidentally formatted. It eventually restores all my needed photos, videos and files back successfully. Moreover, it can work perfectly both on a memory card and hard drive. So, it can be a good chance for you.
Just read more detailed information of this freeware here:
http://sd-card-format-recovery.blogspot.com/2013/11/recover-sd-card-after-formatting.html
PS: Do not forget to back up everything important well in the future.

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Well! Have you saved anything new on this hard drive since the formatting process?
In fact, nowadays, the formatting process would not actually destroy the contained data on a hard drive as you think. The deleted data is still there and become invisible. But, any new file on the same drive would rewrite it and make it gone permanently. So, act carefully to get your data back:
1. Stop using this hard drive right now in case that any new file on it may overwrite your deleted files.
2. Insert this drive to your computer.
3. Download a hard drive data recovery freeware to retrieve all your lost data back.
This professional hard drive data recovery freeware has helped many people around me restore their inaccessible data off from a phone/camera memory card or hard drive. It could be a good choice for you to go on.
Try to read more detailed information of this hard drive data recovery freeware here:
http://www.formatrecovery.blogspot.com/2013/02/recover-data-after-formatting.html


4. Do not save or back up all the restored data on the hard drive in case of any data loss

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Easily you can recover all your lost data by using Remo Recover Windows Free edition, which recovers all you data within just few minutes after formatting also...

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Hi,

You can recover files from the USB flash drive even after formatting it by using a tool called USB data recovery. A couple of days ago, I was able to recover data from flash drive after formatting it on my computer by using this wonderful tool. You can also download demo tool from the internet and evaluate the recovery results before purchasing the full version software.

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What do you mean by "forced to format"? Did the system indicate you to format the USB drive, and sometimes won't let you format it? In this case, your drive may be corrupted. Try resue the data first...

First of All, connect your cruzer USB flash to your personal computer (shows lick Drive G: or H:)

Next take a file recovery software to recover the data as soon as possible. Recommended one is Wondershare Data Recovery. Get the program here,

Windows Data Recovery (Windows Version)
Mac Data Recovery (Mac OS version)

Take care - Before those items are recovered, stop saving more files to the device!

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