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Freeware to Unformat Flash Drive

Posted on Aug 03, 2016 by Abby Haines to Format Recovery


Is there anyway to unform flash drive to recover your lost important data? Definitely Yes, unformat flash drive freeware is capable of bring lost and deleted files back.

USB pen drive, also called USB flash drive, is the most popular storage device. As hard disk drive often crashes as a direct consequence of file system corruption and this will result in huge loss of important data. Most of us prefer to use a flash drive to store our critical data as it is the most convenient, lowest-cost, largest-volume storage device. As it is important to keep data safe on USB flash drive, what to do if you accidentally format flash drive? Is there any USB data recovery solution to unformat flash drive and retrieve data?

Flash drives are not immune to corruption due to various factors. When you try to access such flash drives, error messages like "unformatted drive" or "format the drive" pops up on your computer. Those messages indicate that your flash drive has been corrupted making all the files inaccessible and when you format the flash drive, all the files get deleted ultimately.

Unformat Flash Drive

When you encounter data loss on flash drive due to formatted problem, unformat flash drive freeware is capable of bring lost files back. It helps in effective recovery of lost files from flash drives that displays unformat hard drive error. The freeware performs in-depth scanning each error of a formatted flash drive to recover all the lost and deleted files. And it is also available for memory card recovery.

Features in Freeware to unformat Flash Drive

  • Recover formatted files back with original file name and path
  • Recover multiple file formats like photos, videos, musics, office documents, emails, zip/rar, archives, etc.
  • Disk displays as RAW or Windows asks you "Do you want to format this drive?".

Steps to Unformat Flash Drive:

Step 1. Connect your formatted USB flash drive to the computer, launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the drive and click "Scan" button to move to the next step.

Unformat flash drive and recover data - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Unformat flash drive and recover data - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. After scan, choose the lost data found by this recovery tool and click "Recover" button to retrieve them back from formatted USB flash drive. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

Unformat flash drive and recover data - click recover button

Note: Stop using the USB flash drive to minimize the data loss when you try to take active to get your lost data back.