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Memory Stick Recovery | Recover Data from Memory Stick for Sure

Updated on Apr 10, 2019 by Tracy King to Storage Media Recovery


When it comes to memory stick data recovery, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will help for sure. With this reliable and professional software, you can recover data from your memory stick in various simple or tough data loss situation.

Case of Memory Stick Data Loss
Common Causes of Memory Stick Data Loss
How to Recover Data with Best Memory Stick Data Recovery Tool

Case of Memory Stick Data Loss

"I have a 32GB memory stick to store some videos. This USB always works well. However, it went wrong recently. All of the files on this USB memory stick were gone after I removed the USB without properly ejecting the device and reconnected it to the computer."

Memory Stick is a detachable flash memory card type and is also utilized in all-purpose to define the entire group of Memory Sticks. Added to the unique USB Memory Stick, this entire group comprises the Memory Stick PRO, a revised version that permits greater storage volume and fast file transferring speed. However, data stored in memory sticks may get lost due to power scarcity, sudden removal for the memory card while capturing images or viewing them from the memory cards, or other unexpected causes. 

Since the loss of data happens on a daily basis, here we will talk about USB memory stick data loss causes and learn how to perform memory stick data recovery.

Common Causes of Memory Stick Data Loss

Generally, the reasons for USB memory stick data loss are as following:

  • Accidentally format the USB memory stick
  • Wrongly delete data in USB memory stick
  • Computer viruses and worms infection or corruption
  • Damage due to a power failure or surge
  • Unexpected system shutdown or application failure
  • Other unknown reasons
Once you find there is data loss in the USB memory stick, you should stop any operation to avoid data overwriting. The faster you perform data recovery, the higher chances you recover the lost data.

How to Recover Data from Memory Stick

When you encounter one of the situations listed above, what you need to do next is to find a reliable memory stick recovery tool and recover data from your device as soon as possible. Then here comes the question, among the numerous choices in the market which is the best data recovery software for you? To recover data from your memory stick safely and quickly, you can't miss one of the best data recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard.

Best Memory Stick Recovery Software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard

EaseUS hard drive recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, is the most popular choice for users who are faced with tough data loss situations. It enables you to recover data from computer hard drive, external hard drive, SD card, or, like in this case, memory stick. With its fast scanning speed, outstanding scanning depth, and optimal recovery quality, EaseUS data recovery software will help you retrieve your lost data from your memory stick easily. In addition to memory stick data recovery, this software also allows you to:

  • Recover deleted, formatted, and inaccessible data in different data loss situations
  • Recover photos, audio, music, and emails from any storage effectively, safely and completely
  • Recover data from the recycle bin, hard drive, memory card, flash drive, digital camera, and camcorder

Steps of Memory Stick Recovery

To ensure you can learn how to operate with least effort, we have provided both video tutorial and detailed steps below. Follow one of them to get back your lost data from the memory stick within minutes.

Video Tutorial - How to perform memory stick recovery with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and get all lost data back:

Detailed Steps:

Step 1. Connect your device to PC.

If you lost data on an external hard drive, USB or SD card, connect the device to your PC firstly.

Step 2. Run the data recovery software and scan lost data.

1. Run EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard on your PC.
2. Select the device where you lost data under "Hard Disk Drives", "External Devices" or "Specify a location".
3. Click "Scan" to start scanning the lost data now.

Run data recovery software.

Step 3. Preview and restore data.

1. After the scanning, you can double-click each file to preview them from below tabs:

  • Delete Files: All your deleted files are listed here.
  • Drive (with your device name): It loads found files here.
  • Lost Partition Files: Check first if your hard drive is formatted or partition gets deleted.
  • Extra Files: All files that lost names or paths on your drive can be found here.
Preview lost data.

After this, you can even use "Filter" or "Search" to quickly find all your lost data.

2. Finally, you can choose those lost data and specify a safe location on your PC to complete the data recovery process by clicking "Recover" now.

Restore lost data.

Besides USB memory stick data recovery, we can also use Data Recovery Wizard to recover data from other storage media such as RAID, hard drive, USB flash drive, digital camera, digital audio player, SD card, compact flash, etc. under Windows. Don't hesitate to give it a try.