Like hard drive, flash drive is also a kind of device used frequently nowadays for storing data. Compared to internal hard drive, flash drive’s advantage is the portability; but when compared to external hard drive, its disadvantage is the relatively small capacity. In fact, the similarity between flash drive and external/internal hard drive is that they both have the risk of file loss caused by accidental deletion. Today, our topic is on how to recover deleted files from flash drive. Just read the following content carefully and patiently if you’re eager for a successful flash drive file recovery.
To be honest, flash drive is also called thumb drive or jump drive sometimes. As we have said, it is a portable solid-state data storage device. The facts that flash drive is rewriteable and that it can work with no power supply are two main characteristics. We are allowed to exchange data between computer and flash drive with a USB interface. Just plug the thumb drive in the USB interface to make it appear in computer.
If you need to recover deleted files from flash drive, you also need a piece of flash drive file recovery software after plugging it into computer. Then, the steps to restore accidentally deleted files will be shown in the following tutorial.
Recover Deleted Files from Flash Drive with Power Data Recovery
Step 1: get MiniTool Power Data Recovery and install it on computer immediately after accidental deletion of useful files. Putting the cursor onto “Undelete Recovery” module in the main interface, you’ll find its function is to recover accidentally deleted files and folders. So this is obviously the right module to choose. Just click it to enter corresponding operating interface in order to restore accidentally deleted files.
Step two: select the flash drive from the right side as the prompt – “Select the drive you like to recover” – suggests (You can click “Refresh List” to refresh current page if your flash drive hasn’t been displayed here right now). Then, click “Recover” button to start a full scan.
Step three: check the files you need from the right side (some picture files can be seen by activating “File Preview” function) and then press “Save Files” button to specify a safe storage location for them.
After all files have been saved to specified place, you can end the work to recover deleted files from flash drive.