Retrieve Deleted Files from the USB Drive

The external removable USB drive is very popular among all computer users to store as well as to carry important information anywhere. It allows you to store a satisfactory amount of data in a handy way. For this reason, it is well accepted by a large number of users. Alike other storage drives, USB drives are also immune to data loss. You might erase your important data from the USB drive intentionally or unintentionally. In that case, do you know how to unerase files on the external USB drive? If not, then Recovery Tool can is an optimal solution for you. This application will help you to recover complete information from that drive after permanent deletion.

Common reasons leading to loss or deletion of USB files

The USB drive is much trustworthy storage media to store various types of data, sometimes user deletes important files going to remove some redundant data. Besides accidental deletion, files may also get deleted due to incorrect plug-and-play, file system corruption, and extensive usage. After deletion, you cannot find those data in the Recycle Bin folder of your system because they are permanently deleted from the computer. However, the only hope to recover deleted files from the USB drive is the utilization of this effective utility. This application is capable to regain all types of files including images, music, videos, documents, and all other types of files.

Files from the USB external drive frequently get deleted during the file transfer process. Generally, files go missing or corrupted when the USB drive is abruptly ejected during the file transfer operation. So, it is also recommended to use the ‘safely remove hardware’ option.

Besides that, files may also be deleted from the external USB drive due to abrupt system shut down when it is connected to your system. Sometimes, files from the USB drive is vanished due to anti-virus scanning. If any file on the drive is infected by a dangerous virus and you connect that external drive to an anti-virus installed system, all infected data will be erased immediately without your concern.

Undeleting USB drive files

The files that got lost, deleted, formatted, or inaccessible are not completely deleted. Only the pointer to that location is deleted from the file system but not the actual data. Using this prominent application, it is very easy to retrieve that data from Kingston, Transcend, SanDisk and all other external drives.

Therewith, you can simply utilize the USB Recovery Tool to get the best file recovery results in a simple set of steps. This program supports USB drive restoration on all versions of Windows OS. If you need to recover data from the USB drive after a quick format, follow this link: It has an inbuilt find option to recover any specific type of file as JPG, MP3, AVI, DOC, PPTX, etc. from memory card, USB Stick, flashcard, HDD, or SSD. In addition, you can also employ this recovery program on all versions of Mac OS to restore data. For more details of USB external drive on Mac, visit this link:

Perform these steps to unerase files from the external USB drive

Step 1: Download, and install the free version of USB Recovery Tool on your system, plugin USB external hard drive to the computer, and launch the software. Then, from the Home Screen, choose Recover Partitions option, and then choose the drive representing the USB drive from the list of available drives, and hit Scan button to initiate scanning process, as shown the figure 1.

USB Recovery Tool - Home Wizard

Figure 1: Home Wizard

Step 2: Now the tool starts scanning the USB external hard drive to find its lost, and deleted data, as shown below in figure 2.

USB Recovery Tool - Select USB Drive

Figure 2: Select External Hard Drive Partition

Step 3: Upon the completion of the scanning and recovery process, it displays the list of recovered files. You can view the recovered data in two views- Data View and File Type View as shown in figure 3.

USB Recovery Tool - List of Recovered Files

Figure 3: List of Recovered Files

Step 4: Before saving the recovered files, you can preview each of the files by right-clicking on the respective file and choosing Preview option to ensure safe recovery of the files as shown in figure 4.

USB Recovery Tool - List of Recovered Files

Figure 4: Preview Recovered Files

Step 5: If you are satisfied with the recovery results of the software then activate the license key and save the recovered files at the location of your choice as shown in figure 5.

USB Recovery Tool - List of Recovered Files

Figure 5: Save Recovered Files

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