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Can't access files stored on a compucessory memory stick

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  • hannah10 Apr 20, 2008

    Thanks, tried this and it diagnosed that the micro drive (memory stick) was fine and had no problems. The micro drive contains lots of files and folders but when I try to access it, it asks do I want to format it??? Any ideas? Thanks

  • hannah10 Apr 21, 2008

    Thanks very much for your suggestions, what a helpful guy! I ended up taking the micro drive to a local IT technican and he rang today to say he has recovered some files, so hopefully the issue is now resolved. Really appreciate your assistance though, thanks.

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Try this LINK

Posted on Apr 19, 2008

  • Mark Williams
    Mark Williams Apr 20, 2008

    This small recovery program may work just to get the files.
    Hey, FREE works. Right?

  • Mark Williams
    Mark Williams Apr 21, 2008

    If you click on the blue recovery program in the other comment you would have been able to recover some files yourself. Recuva works well for portable media e.g. micro drives, flash drives, etc.

    It's a free program and works well for most things.

    Some companies charge hundreds of dollars for recovery services.

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