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How to Recover Flash Drive Lost Files on Mac?

2012-07-29 10:27:15 / Posted by to PC Utilities Topic
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Flash drive is known as data storage device as it consist of flash memory, which is integrated with USB interface. In general USB flash drives are removable and rewritable devices. These flash drives are very easy to use and to carry. However similarly to other storage devices flash drives are prone to data loss due to various reasons like accidental deletion, virus attack, improper ejection of the flash drive while copying files etc. sometime when you connect your flash drive to a your working Mac machine you may encounter an error which says like: "Disk is not Formatted". During that time if you continue with formatting your flash drive, which may results in data loss from flash drive.

It confuses a lot of people who are wondering how to recover lost and deleted files from flash drive on Mac OS X. Well, no matter how you get your files lost from flash drive, you can use professional data recovery software to get them back. If you have no idea about how to choose a reliable data recovery program, you can have a try with Mac Data Recovery, which is an easy-to-use yet professional program that helps to recover deleted files from flash drive on Mac. This software retrieves deleted or lost files, folders, photos, audio and video files from flash drive.

Not only flash drive, but also computer hard drive, USB drive, memory card, digital camera, mobile phones, etc. can be supported by this tool . If you are a Windows user, you can pick up the Windows version of Amacsoft Data Recovery Pro, which can do the same recovery job on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Window Vista, etc.

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Quick Start to Restore Lost Data from Flash Drive on Mac?

Step 1: Choose the recovery mode

Install the Mac Flash Drive Recovery software. There are three modes for you to select include "Deleted File Recovery", "Raw Recovery" and "Lost Partition Recovery". Here, we select "Deleted File Recovery" option.

Step 2: Choose Source Drive

Select the flash drive from the drive(s) list, and click on "Scan" button to proceed Or double click on the drive as shown in figure.

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Step 3: Recover Deleted Files from Flash Drive on Mac

When the scan is over, the recoverable files all list for you to choose. You are able to preview the documents, photos and archives. Pick up the check-box of the lost files which you want to recover and click the "Recover" button.

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Enter or select a destination where you want to save the target files, and then click the "Save" button. That's it! The Mac flash drive recover software will help you recover all your wanted files from flash drive to the destination location.

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