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How to Recover Files from Pen Drive on Mac?

2012-08-08 16:20:17 / Posted by to PC Utilities Topic
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"I thought some of files in the pen drive will be in no use and decide to delete them. So I just selected some and executed delete command. Never noticed that until one day I realized I have deleted some important files, which were not intended to be done. I checked the Recycle Bin or Trash with nothing found. Are they lost forever? Is there any way to recover lost files from pen drive on Mac?"

Usually those lost data on pen drive has no immediate backup, which makes it difficult for people to regain the lost files. But it does not represent that there is no way to get back the lost data. Deleted or lost files are usually still in the pen drive, which are become invisible and inaccessible. The state where the lost files originally occupied is marked as blank and once there is new data coming in, the deleted files will be overwritten and you will lose them forever. Therefore, once you find data loss on your pen drive, you must stop to save new data onto the pen drive and turn to ask help from professional data recovery software.

The good news is that we have Data Recovery for Mac, which is all-in-one Mac pen drive recovery software that enables us to recover deleted files from USB flash drive, memory cards. The file types that can be recovers includes photos, videos, music, documents, office files, archive files, etc. In addition to pen drive, it also supports Mac machine, USB drive, memory card, mobile phone, digital camera and so on. Windows version of Amacsoft Data Recovery Pro is also available for Windows users to get back you lost, deleted or formatted files on PC.

Free download the Mac tool to have a try. Read on to get the detailed guide:

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Recover Deleted Files from Pen Drive on Mac Steps:

Step 1: Select Recovery Mode

Install Mac Pen Drive Recovery on your Mac computer. Open it and you'll see interface shown as below. Then connect your Pen Drive to Mac. Choose a recovery mode to continue.

mac pen drive recovery software screen

Step 2: Select a partition or drive where your lost data located

In the logical drives, select the Pen Drive and click "Scan" button to go to scanning process. After a while, there will be a lot of files found.

retrieve files from pen drive on mac - choose devices

Step 3: Preview and Recover Files from Pen Drive on Mac

If they are right what you want to recover, click "Recover" button and save them to another drive. Note: do not save recovered files to your Pen Drive in case part of the found files overwritten.

recovering lost files from pen drive on mac

However before pen drive data recovery one thing you should keep in mind: don't save any new files to the pen drive. You can purchase the full version of the software, once you are satisfied with the recovery results.

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