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Recover Data from Corrupted USB Drive

Data can be of various types which include audio, video and other documents and files. These data has to be stored for transfer of information from one system to other system. This can be done effectively using small storage devices which are cheaper and are of low cost. USB drives, flash drives and memory cards are some of those devices using which data transfer takes place easily. As data is added and removed randomly from the USB drive sometimes due to sudden power cut while transferring the information from system to the drive results in corruption of the drive. There are many reasons which cause the corruption of the pen drive. Need not scratch the head out as to how to recover the information present in it as the USB drive recovery tool takes care of this task and get back all the stored data.

USB drive may get corrupt due to following reasons:

Virus Infection: Virus infection is the main reason behind the corruption of the USB drives. Virus gets into the system through internet or from other infected devices. They get into the USB drive while files are being transferred from system to USB and make the drive corrupt and hence all the information present in it is lost.

Improper Removal: Improper removal of the USB drive from the system while the transfer of files takes place causes the corruption of the drive and hence all the data that was stored in it gets deleted. Recovering unreadable USB drive( becomes a must to get back all the important data.

Power Surge: When there are sudden power cuts while the drive is connected to the system or some work is going on that requires the use of the USB drive leads to the corruption of the drive and this results in loss of all the data that was present in the drive.

The USB drive recovery tool is designed to recover lost data from the USB drive effectively without missing even a single file that was stored in it. Check More for lost file recovery. The drive scanning takes place within minutes and the recovered data is listed keeping the original file names intact based on the file size, name, date of creation and type of file used. File option is built within this tool which helps us to find the type of file based on the particular file name, creation date, and file extension. Save Recovery Session designed within this tool helps you to save the recovery process and resume it at later stage so that you need not scan the entire drive again to find the deleted data. The recovered files can be previewed before they can be saved to any destination folder or to particular CD/DVD drive. To gets a better view of the recovered files there are options provided to view the file on the two bases “Data View” and “File Type View” using which it’s easy to get the type of file which is required. This tool is specially designed to recover data from USB flash drive Windows 7 Operating System.

Steps to recover data from corrupted USB drive:

Step 1: Download and install the software in the system. Select the “Recover Files” option from the main menu.

Recover Data from Corrupted USB Drive - Home Screen

Fig A: Main Screen

Step 2: Choose "Recover Lost Files" option from the next screen and then select corrupt USB drive from where you want to recover lost data.

Recover Data from Corrupted USB Drive - Select Mode of Recovery

Fig 2: Mode of Recovery Screen

Step 3: Preview the recovered files and save them to the desired location on the destination drive.

Fig 3: Data View Screen

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