U-disk is the most frequently used external storage tool in our daily life. In the process of using, It often encounters some faults, resulting in data loss. Now let’s see what malfunctions the USB drive will be involved and How to recover deleted files from USB flash drive.

1: Problems and Solutions for USB Devices.

Inserting a U-disk display requires formatting.

U-disk display requires formatting

The inserted U-disk display is inaccessible.

 is not accessible.

Display the file type “RAW” in the operating system’s disk tools

RAW disk

When we want to format the USB flash drive, the display cannot be formatted.

Windows can't format

All of these are different Examples of U disk failure. The main reason for these failures is that the MBR of U disk is damaged, which makes Windows unable to recognize the file system of U disk.

After these faults occur, we first suggest using the repairing tools provided by Microsoft to repair the damaged U disk. The windows built-in chkdsk are relatively safe and can be used safely. The success rate for repair is about 50%.

2: How to Use the “Chkdsk” to Fix the Problem for USB Drive?

The steps of repairing damaged U disk with Windows repair tool:

Step 1: Select the U disk, right-click, select “Properties” from the pop-up menu, and then select “Tool” from the pop-up windows.

Step 2: Click “Scan and repair drive” in the pop-up window.

If you can’t repair the damaged U disk after using the repair tool, you need a powerful data recovery software to recover USB drive. Used to restore data on the U disk. We recommend iFinD Data Recovery Software for you. It’s very powerful for USB drive data recovery.

3: How to Recover Deleted Files from USB Drive using Data Recovery Software?

There are four steps to recover files from USB drive using iFinD Data Recovery Software:
Step1: Downloading and install iFinD.
Step2: Running the software,  please select the Lost Partition Recovery.
Step3: Select the partition or disk which you want to recover, and click “Next.”
Step4: When scanning is ended, select the data which you lost, and click “Recover” to save.

I hope the problem had been solved right now! Take care of your U disk when carrying on and using it, and don’t forget the most import thing to do: BACK UP!

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