How to Recover Flash Hard Drive?

 June 28, 2016      

I had few files on my flash drive which I wanted to transfer to my mac machine. During file transfer process, my system suddenly turned off. When I restarted it, I saw that my files were gone as if they never existed. I terminated the program properly and checked in recent files, in Design, trash bin but nothing came up. I was just going to create those files again, but I was wondering if anyone had any other suggestions? Waiting for your helpful reply. Thank you.

Many of us come across situations where in the crucial data has been lost from flash drive. There are number of reasons behind such data loss circumstances, such as:

  • Malware infection on flash hard drive
  • Abrupt removal of flash HDD during file transfer process will lead to huge data loss
  • Deleting important files from flash drive while deleting unwanted ones
  • Corruption of boot sector, incorrect OS update or improper OS reinstallation may result in susceptible data loss from Mac flash hard drive
  • Accidentally formatting flash drive while formatting some other drive will lead to remove entire data from it
  • Using single flash drive on multiple systems will result to inaccessibility

These are the causes behind data loss from Flash drive. Now it is time to know how to recover flash hard drive? Read further to know about recovery product.

Application to bring back data from flash hard drive:

Yodot Mac Data Recovery is a popular software which is capable of retrieving data from flash HDD. This application can regain lost, deleted, formatted, reformatted data from MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac Mini system hard drive very easily. The software has advanced recovery algorithm that scans selected flash drive deeply and recover data efficiently. With the help of “Save Recovery Session” option user can stop or resume the recovery session any time, without having to rescan the entire drive again. Along with flash drive, data can be retrieved from all the devices formatted with FAT16, FAT32, HFS+ and HFS file systems. This application is compatible to work on all Mac machines running with Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks or Yosemite operating systems.

Steps to use the software:

Connect the flash hard drive to a healthy Mac machine and download and install Yodot Mac Data Recovery program on it. After the installation process, run the utility and follow onscreen directions to proceed recovery process. Then you will get a window which will display two options, “Volume Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”. Choose the “Volume Recovery” option and click on “Next” button.  From the list of drives choose the one which represent flash HDD and proceed. Upcoming screen will display a list of file types, select the one you want to regain or click on “Skip” option to select all files by default. Once the scanning process completes, you will find a list of recovered files either in “Data View” or “File Type View” formats. Finally, browse destination location to save retrieved files.