Pen Drive Recovery: Know How it Works!

Now following this step-by-step guide and safely recover lost/deleted/formatted or missing files from corrupted Pen Drive storage media.

Pen Drive Recovery

Step 1 : Go to Start menu » Programs » SysTools Pen Drive Recovery » SysTools Pen Drive Data Recovery Software will display the following screen

select removable drive to recover

Step 2 : Now the next step is to select the Scan Disk button from tool bar or from the menu bar. After click on the Scan Disk button the following screen will display listing the different Pen drives connected to computer. You can get the basic details about the pen drives at the right corner of the screen.

(Note:We are only supporting FAT32 and NTFS formatted Pendrives)

select Pen drive recovery options

Step 3 : Selection of Type Of Scanning Process

Now double click on the pen drive on which you want to recover the data. After double clicking on the corresponding pen drive the dialog box appears in which you can select any option listed below

1: Normal Scan (Select this scan if you want to recover only normal files in pendrive)

Pen drive recovery starts

Software scans Pen drive for currently occupied bytes and residing files giving you details on partition selected by you, total occupied size, counts on bytes software is successfully recovering, recovered folders, counts on total number of files recovered within all detected folders.

preview recovered files

Search results provides you with File name, File Size, File Type, Creation Date and Modification Date, full path attributes of each file came within filter you applied. Close search if not required, you can later access search from menu where Search icon is now activated. You can directly extract data from search panel from right click context menu.

recover deleted file and folders

2: Deleted Files and Folders Scan (Select this option if you want to recover only deleted files in pendrive)

search from recovered files

Search functionality now supports “Include Deleted Files Only” which helps you gain access to only recovered out deleted files but not normal data.

formatted partition recovery

3: Formatted Scan (Select this scan if you want to recover files from formatted pendrive)

preview selected files

Step 4 : Select the file to get the preview:

After selecting one of the above scanning method the scanning process begins and after completion of scanning process the following screen appears

save recovered pen drive files

Step 5 : Saving the file as per your safest location:

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