How to recover deleted files on flash drive?
Flash drives are the portable storage devices which comes handy. You can transfer files easily using these drives between computers. The flash drives are compatible with different Operating Systems on the computers. You can choose the flash drives depending on your requirement of storage space size and design. The flash drives have the storage capacity varying from few MBs to GBs. There are different types of flash drives namely USB flash drives and special flash drives. Special flash drives like CF, SD, SDHC, SDXC, xD, Memory Stick, etc. which are used for storing high resolution pictures and high definition videos.
Suppose you have deleted files from flash drive as there were some junk files on it. Then you come to know that the flash drive was not yours. You had deleted the files from the flash drive which is having the same design as yours. The files which you had deleted were very important to your friend. There were some personal files in the flash drive of which there is no copy also. In such situation, you need recovery software to read the deleted data from the physical drive of the flash drive. You can restore deleted files effectively using deleted file recovery software, for more about this software go and click here.
Some of the scenarios in which files are deleted from flash drive:
Shift + Delete or Command + Delete: Using Shift + Delete option, the files can be deleted permanently from the computer. The files will bypass the Recycle Bin on Windows computer. In Mac computers the Command + Delete option empties the Trash. If you want those files back then you should use the recovery software. Deleted recovery software helps to recover deleted files on flash drive efficiently.
Inadvertent format: You may format the flash drive inadvertently. While operating on the flash drive when it is connected to the computer, you may click on format option. After formatting, all the files on the flash drive are removed permanently. You can recover deleted files on flash drive using recovery software. Deleted file recovery software is one of the suggested recovery software.
Changing File System: You may change the file system of the flash drive to have different attributes suiting the file type of the files which you want to store and access. You may not have backed up the important data on the flash drive. All the files on the flash drive are deleted. In such situation, you need recovery software to recover deleted files on flash drive.
Accidental deletion: The files on the flash drive may get deleted accidentally. You may click on delete option by selecting the files on the flash drive instead of copy. You will lose your important data. In such situation, you can scan the drive of the flash drive and recover deleted files. Deleted file recovery software recovers the files from flash drive effectively.
Advantageous features of deleted file recovery software:
Deleted file recovery software is one of the recommended recovery software which was reviewed by experts. It has been recognized and has won lots of awards. The software can restore deleted files from flash drives as well as other drives on the computer. Hence, you can restore files from Memory Stick, hard drive of computers, external hard drives, FireWire drives, CF cards, etc. using the software. The software has simple user interface that anyone with minimal technical knowledge can understand. The software supports recovery of deleted files from different brands of flash drive. Therefore, you can recover deleted files from USB flash drive SanDisk, HP, Kingston, Transcend, etc. The software has strong scanning mechanism that it can recognize up to 300 file types. You can recover different file types starting from simple Word document recovery after deletion to huge video file recovery. The powerful recovery engine of the software retrieves all types of files that lie too deep beyond manual recovery. It can easily recover deleted AVI files along with other files like text, images, documents etc. The software has read only mechanism and hence the files will not be damaged by the recovery software. You can recover deleted pictures from phone SD card as well, to know about this http://www.recoverdeletefiles.com/how-to-restore-photos-deleted-from-phone-sd-card.html.
Steps to recover deleted files on flash drive using deleted file recovery software:
1. Download the software and install on your computer. Make sure that you have downloaded the appropriate version of the software for your computer as there is a separate builds for Windows and Mac computers. Plug in the flash drive from which files are deleted. Then select "Recover Files" or "Recover Photos" option depending on the file type of the deleted file. Then choose "Recover Deleted Files" or "Recover Deleted Photos" option from the next screen.
Fig 1: Select Recover Files
2. Select the drive of the flash drive and click on "Next" option to scan for the deleted files.
Fig 2: Select flash drive
3. After scanning, preview the resulted files using "Preview" option and save the files on the computer.
Fig 3: Recovered Files